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15:56
15:56

Pictorial: Learners Report for Third Term

Before the reopening of the third term, a number of schools across the county decided to increase their fees due to the rising cost of commodities.
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Schools Allow Late Payment but Increase Feeding Fees to Cover Rising Prices 8 3

Rather than sending away learners who haven't paid anything, school administrators have granted grace periods of varying lengths, under the logic that in any case, they will learners will still pay the full amount whether they attend all the term or not.
09:58
09:58

Archbishop Kaziimba Asks Christians to Persevere Amidst Rising Food, Fuel Prices 4 2

But Archbishop Kaziimba, the faithful must not give up and must believe in only God to go through the hard and good times. He reiterated the need to empower the boy child because most of the efforts by government and private players have been on the girl child.
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Chadwick Namate School Collects Less than UGX 5M for Renovations in Four Months 5 5

The storm, according to Muwonge, was a blessing in disguise because most of the school structures are dilapidated and in dire need of renovations or demolitionL
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18:08

Police Recovers Three Greenhill Pupils 2

The Entebbe District Police Commander Vincent Irama, says police officers attached to Entebbe Central Police Station picked up the pupils at Stanbic Bank, Entebbe branch on Monday at 11 pm.
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Aviation Community Raises UGX 18M for Visually Impaired Learners 2 5

Moses Obbi, the President of UGAISOA, says that they need to raise over Shillings 150million to support and keep 3,000 visually impaired learners in school for a year.
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We Must Train Marine Engineers, Stop Accidents - Museveni 3 5

Police figures show that over 18 people have been killed in road accidents since last month.
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UCAA Staff to Raise UGX 150M for Learners with Visual Impairment 4 4

Dubbed the “2022 Aviation Run”, the marathon will take place on May 29 at Entebbe Mayor’s Garden. The marathon first took place in 2019 as an annual event to help the needy in and around Entebbe municipality. Participants run 5 kilometres and 10 kilometres.
10:19
10:19

Primary School Teacher Drowns in Swimming Pool 1

According to an eyewitness Margaret Namanda, the incident happened between 5:30pm and 6pm on Monday. "Nakyejwe dived into the swimming pool to join three other swimmers. But after three minutes, the swimmers alerted the guide that Nakyejwe was at the bottom of the pool," says Namanda.
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Entebbe's Chadwick Namate School Needs UGX 290m for Renovations 5 6

The school's staff quarters and classrooms were badly hit by strong winds and a storm, that was preceded by a 5-hour downpour on February 17. The storm blew off the roofs of three staff houses and two classrooms at the school.
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Kigungu Parish Residents Demand Seed School 4 2

Meddie Kaidali, a resident says that several learners have dropped out of school after Primary Seven due to lack of a school. He explains that the nearest school, Comprehensive Secondary School is located 12 kilometers away from the area.
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Parents Cry Foul over Increase of School Fees 6 5

Led by Derrick Ssengendo, a parent to a senior two student argues that the school should have been considerate to parents because of the negative impact of Covid-19 on the economy since 2020.
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Entebbe Schools Fumigated Ahead of Re-opening re-opening schools 5 4

Entebbe municipal comprises 15 government-aided primary schools and 3 government-aided secondary schools namely Airforce Secondary School, Entebbe SS, and Comprehensive SS.
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NSSF Needs UGX 1 Trillion to Pay Mid-Term Access 5 2

Byaruhanga said that the latest figures show that 113,000 savers are eligible for midterm access, up from 93,000 three months ago.
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Public Accountants Told to Drink Water, Take Walks for Keeping Alive 1 6

Turyabahika noted that while some people have been hesitant to get vaccinated against COVID-19 due to fears that they will get blood clots, he says they are still vulnerable to getting blood clots when they get infected with Covid-19 because all viruses cause blood clots. As a result, he is advising people to get vaccinated and ensure they drink at least two litres of water daily, undertake regular physical exercises such as walks and swimming to prevent blood clots.
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Vets to Man Animal Drug Shops to Curb Resistance MAAIF 5

Ssentumbwe says the ministry will liaise with police to ensure professionals are manning the drugshops and also prescribing animal drugs across the country, not just in Kampala where operations have been carried out so far this year.
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US Embassy Backs Children's TV Show to Simplify Sciences, Empower Girls Covid-19 5 3

The show is designed to foster a culture of curiosity, discovery, and critical thinking while promoting girls’ empowerment and providing young people with accurate information about health, science, and environmental issues that affect their daily lives.
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Activists in Entebbe Launch Campaign Against Sexual Harassment 4 5

Activists and local leaders have launched "Tonkosa " campaign. Tonkosa loosely means "Don't hurt me".
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08:22

Uganda Receives More Doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine 5 1

Muhanga says the latest batch of 335,000 doses brings the total number of AstraZeneca doses received since March to 3,143,193 doses. Uganda has also received other doses, which include 1,647,270 doses of Pfizer, 647,080 of Moderna, and 300,000 doses of Sinovac.
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