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18:18
18:18

Low Turn Up of Learners Registered in Schools Across Lango 1 3

In most schools visited in various districts, there were less than 100 learners at schools.
18:02
18:02

MMU Students Demonstrate Over Lack of Lectures 2 4

Led by their guild president, Osbert Alinda, the more than 1000 students tried to lead a procession from their campus to the central business district but police intercepted them at the Fort portal main roundabout.
17:58
17:58

Mixed Turn Up in Wakiso, Mpigi As Schools Reopen 3

Some of the schools visited reported what they called promising turnout on the first day, while others were hoping the situation would change for the better.
17:34
17:34

Gulu School Turns Away Unvaccinated Parents, Teachers 1 1

Joyce Acan Oryema, the Headmistress of Pakwelo Primary School told URN in an interview that she tasked the school guard to screen the parents and only allow in those with COVID-19 vaccination cards, facemasks, and normal body temperatures.
17:16
17:16

Kikuubo Runs Short of Scholastic Materials as Schools Re-open 9 2

Amos Turyahabwe who sells books, paper, and pens in Kikuubo says since the government announced the re-opening day for schools, schools, and students have been flocking their shops to buy scholastic materials.
16:45
16:45

Parents in Muhokya IDP Camp Struggling To Return Children To School Muhokya camp 8 1

Alimah Aryemah, the chairperson of Muhokya IDP camp, says that the camp has about 183 school-going children many of whom are under the care of single mothers. She told URN that none of the 60 students in secondary school was able to report back on Monday.
15:57
15:57

40 Schools Fail to Reopen in Greater Luwero school reopening 2 4

Daniel Ssajjabi the Chairperson of Luwero District Private Primary and Secondary Schools Association says that the affected schools were closed because some were being hosted in rental buildings and the directors were unable to pay arrears over prolonged lockdown.
15:10
15:10

School Re-opening: High Turn Up of Learners Recorded in Kampala 1 12

As early as 6:30 am learners were seen on the streets of various towns in the country walking to schools. Schools have been closed since March 2020, following the outbreak of the covid-19 pandemic.
13:20
13:20

Primary School Struggles to Manage Learners with Nodding Syndrome 1 2

The school, located in an area densely populated by children suffering from nodding syndrome, has an enrolment of 449 learners. Of these 30 are suffering from nodding syndrome and 10 of them reported back to school this morning as gates reopened after almost two years of inactivity.
13:16
13:16

Learners Return to Messy School Premises 2 4

At Luwero Muslim Secondary School, the headteacher Uthman Lubega, said they carried out major repairs and students only cleaned the compound.
12:19
12:19

Mbarara City Leaders Intensify Operation Against Illegal Stages 1 2

In November Mbarara City Security committee has ordered the closure of all illegal taxi and bus stages in the city.
10:22
10:22

School Reopening; Teachers Yet to Receive New O’Level Curriculum Guide 1 4 Top story

Ronald Kasadha, the Deputy Headteacher Namirembe Hillside high school in Wakiso district, says that after two years government has not provided materials for senior two. He says that fellow teachers found it difficult to prepare teaching material for the same.
08:09
08:09

Uganda Fully Re-opens Schools After 22-Months of Closure School Re-opening 2 5 Top story

Anent Mulindwa, a parent of five, says that she can now breathe a sigh of relief that children are returning to school after a long period. "My youngest daughter has not been to school for two years. She was in P.2 when schools closed. I was wondering whether she will ever go back to school," the thrilled parent noted.
07:36
07:36

Omoro Links Schools To Health Facilities To Ease COVID-19 Fight School Reopening

Rev. Vincent Oceng Ocen, the Omoro District Education Officer told Uganda Radio Network in an interview over the weekend that they have linked 168 primary and secondary schools to 27 health facilities.
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