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10:32
10:32

Absenteeism of Headteachers Blights Education In Nakasongola incompetence 1

Samuel Mbangire, the Nakasongola District Inspector of Schools, says that the findings by the RDC are true, adding that they have since operationalized the Sanctions and Rewards Committee to handle among others the disciplinary cases such as the absenteeism of school heads.
09:18
09:18

Hailstorm Deroofs Jagusi Secondary School education 1

Wanyama says that they were preparing learners for the end of term exams when the disaster occurred, adding that the current situation does not favour them to continue with their daily school programs.
11:35
11:35

Implementation Paralysis, Limited Funding Blighted Kajubi Reforms-Educationists Makerere University 7 1 Top story

Dr Yusuf Nsubuga, the former Director of Basic and Secondary Education at the Ministry of Education describes the white paper as a “beautiful piece of art” that was never given chance.
13:19
13:19

Learners Miss School as Parents are Evicted from Disputed Land in Kikuube pupils 7 1

The contested land measuring 36-square kilometres is claimed by the Kyangwali Refugee Settlement area and over 10,000 families in Bukinda Parish, who were evicted by the Prime Minister’s office for alleged encroachment.
19:32
19:32

Dad Graduates Alongside Daughter in Pursuit of Excellence as a Tour Guide school 1 2

Kibiina reveals that some reputable tourism agencies have been denying him high-profile clients, citing low levels of literacy and etiquette to suit their tastes and preferences in the modern adventure and leisure services industry, however, with a certificate in social work, he hopes to break such barriers.
15:24
15:24

Indians, Gulu Secondary School Settle Land Row Out of Court land conflicts 3 1

Irene Mwaka, the school Head-teacher says after the Asians vacated the land, Gulu Secondary School seized the opportunity and occupied the land.
10:50
10:50

Struggling Community School in Bundibugyo Asks for Gov’t Take Over bundibugyo district 3

According to the Head teacher of the school, Saidi Orikiriza, the community used to fund the operations of the school by paying 3 Million Shillings every term, but currently, they can’t even realize 200,000 Shillings.
15:09
15:09

From the Street to Medical School; The Hustle of a Samaritan Student candidates 4

As dusk fell, he says, his erstwhile rescuer got a call from the husband, who informed her that he would not have enough resources to look after the little boy. He says his sister told him to stay at the park and wait briefly till she comes back, but that was to be his first night on the streets of Kampala.
09:29
09:29

Gov't to Deliver Second Phase of Study Materials education 1 2

Muyingo said that the government is determined to ensure that learners continue with studies because the ministry is not sure when schools will re-open.
10:49
10:49

UNEB Boss Speaks Out on Registration for Candidates, Examination Process Dan Odongo 1 3

He, however, adds that even though the country has been on lockdown, UNEB will not compromise on standards and therefore he urges candidates to make sure that they use every opportunity and platform put in place by government and schools to study across the curriculum.
10:25
10:25

Largest UPE School in Kasese Hit by Water Shortage NWSC 4 2

The school Director of Studies, Joachim Bwambale says that the water shortage could result in an outbreak of diseases since the pupils no longer wash their hands after visiting the toilets.
11:17
11:17

Cabinet to Discuss Implementation of New Lower Secondary Curriculum-Janet Museveni Uganda 5 1 Top story

The Education and Sports Minister, Janet Kataaha Museveni told journalists shortly after the release of the Uganda Business and Technical Examination Board-UBTEB results on Friday, said that after the cabinet discussion, they will have to sort out their next cause of action with parliament.
20:17
20:17

Minister Cautions Schools Against Compressing Teaching Syllabus student 1 4

Mrs Museveni says the result of the practices is that some topics are skipped or lightly dealt with and in the end, learners miss out the basic principles adding that revision is ineffective when learners have not understood the subject matter.
13:42
13:42

UCE Results: 166,530 Candidates Fail Physics, Chemistry education 1 1

According to the Uganda National Education Board Executive Secretary Dan Odongo, although there has been an overall improvement performance in a number of subjects, there is still a challenge in overall pass levels for science subjects.
14:08
14:08

Schools Petition Education Authorities to Consider Vertical Structural Development land 3 1 Top story

David Nkojjo, the Chairperson St Jude- Bbanda School Management Committee observes that due to development priorities competing for land in Wakiso district, many schools have lost their land to grabbers while others find a hard time when the foundation bodies reclaim part of the land leaving them with tiny potions.
18:47
18:47

Encroachment on Masese Hill Compromises School Safety government 1 4 Top story

The school head teacher, Christine Babirye, says huge gullies created on the slopes of the hill stretch into the school compound, which puts pupil’s lives at risk.
17:21
17:21

Makerere Impasse: Nine Students Suspended Makerere University 1

Those issued warning letters include the Gender and Ethics & Integrity guild Minister, Marion Kirabo, who is also a fourth year student of Bachelor of Laws. Judith Nalukwago a Bachelor of Dental Surgery who is also the Vice Guild President has also been warned.
18:49
18:49

Graphics Designer Testifies in Mak Gold Scandal Case accusation 2 1

Defense lawyer Humphrey Tumwesigye said to be an expert, it doesn’t only mean one must have gone through formal education. “You can become an expert through experience,” he told court.
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