Joseph Mugeni the headmaster Kampala Secondary School, said the question gave undue advantage to students who carried out their field work in farms like tea plantations or sugar plantations, ignoring schools in an urban setting.
The stand off between Arua District authorities and West Nile Rural Electrification Company has taken a new twist with Wadri Sam Nyakua, Arua LC V chairman directing power consumers not to pay their power bills.
Police in Hoima on Monday foiled the resumption of the walk to work campaign, arresting four demonstrators in the process. Those arrested include Hoima district Activists for Change coordinator, Daniel Tumwesige, Ronald Kato, Ibrahim Muhumuza and one Isaac.
Farmers in say as Uganda celebrates world food day, they do not have enough food to eat until the end of the year, yet they have not planted enough crops for this season. The most affected sub-counties are Butagaya, Budondo, Buyengo and Bussedde.
At least one middle-aged man was reportedly shot dead in Nebbi town following clashes between police and supporters of Ezrom William Alenyo, whose swearing in as Nebbi district chairman was again put off.