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01:59
01:59

Gov’t Loses 7 bn Annually on Teachers with Forged Appointment Letters - ESC recruitment 1 3

The Education Service Commission (ESC) has said that it is planning a countrywide validation exercise to get read of teachers with forged appointment letters.
01:47
01:47

Schools Skeptical on Implementation of new Curriculum as Senior One Students Return 1 2

Equally, Rogers Kimbugwe, the headteacher Comprehensive College Kitetikka, says a lot needs to be done for teachers to understand the lower secondary curriculum. He is pessimistic on whether the ‘half-baked’ teachers will be able to deliver the syllabus in the allocated period of 14 weeks.
21:14
21:14

UNEB Scout Collapses, Dies in Wakiso seguku 1 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the deceased as Musanje Ahmed a teacher from Masha S.S from Isingiro district, Western Uganda who died while coming out of a taxi in Seguku central zone this morning.
17:33
17:33

Only Three Candidates Turn out for UACE in Bukalasi S.S 1

Bukalasi Secondary School registered 10 candidates for UACE, only boys but only 2 sat for History paper and one Mathematics making a total of three candidates.
16:19
16:19

2020 Exams: UNEB Investigating Decline in the Number of UCE, UACE Candidates 1 1 Top story

Fredrick Kiyingi, the Wakiso District Education Officer who doubles as the chairperson of the DEOs Association, says that many learners failed to resume studies after the COVID-19 lockdown.
12:49
12:49

UACE: Exams Start Late in most Parts of the Country 1

Unlike Primary Leaving Examinations(PLE) that begun with a heavy downpour in many areas, the good weather that many teachers and UNEB staff were optimistic would enable exams start on time didn't help.
09:22
09:22

UACE : Teachers, UNEB Staff Grateful for Good Weather 1

"The start of exams at PLE was delayed by heavy rains but today we see the weather in Kampala is favourable. We expect all examinations to start on time, we do not foresee any delays," she said. The examination cycle is expected to kick off at 9:00 am with History and Mathematics.
06:40
06:40

ECD Teaching Institutions Register Drop in Student Enrollment 5

Charles Mubiru, the Director Kikaaya Vocational school says that a big number of students admitted for the nursery-teaching course have not shown up.
13:37
13:37

CSOs Decry School Dropout Among Batwa Community 5 1

Sicola Tumwebaze, a strategy officer at Action for Batwa Empowerment Group (ABEG) says that out of the 220 Batwa household visited, 140 never attained formal education despite the introduction of Universal Primary and Secondary Education.
11:25
11:25

Visitor Numbers Remain Low At UWEC 3 5

David Musingo, UWEC's Manager of Education and Information Department, says the visitor numbers are still low, compared to the daily average of 500 visitors on weekdays and 2,000 on weekends before the outbreak of covid-19.
12:43
12:43

Lira University Seeks Gov't Support to Establish Faculty of Agriculture 1 3

Speaking at the second graduation ceremony on Friday, Justice Benjamin Odoki, the Chancellor said that the university had adequate land which needs to be utilized with support from the government.
09:10
09:10

UNEB Warns Against Cheating in UACE Exams whistle blowers 1

Dan Odongo, the Board Executive Director, says that UACE will be conducted under the new UNEB Act 2021 which was gazetted on March 29, 2021.
15:16
15:16

Caution Against Exam Malpractice Dominates UACE Briefing 1 3

At some of the schools where URN reporters attended briefing sessions, candidates were cautioned to avoid being tempted to buy examination papers.
14:10
14:10

Pictorial: Over 300 Students Graduate at Lira University 11

The colorful ceremony which is being held at the University’s graduation ground is virtually being attended by Hon. Janet Kataha Museveni, the Minister for Education and Sports as the chief guest and Minister of State for Sports Hon. Denis Hamson Obua among other dignitaries.
07:53
07:53

Gulu District Fails to Maintain 480 Kilometres of Security Roads Palaro Sub County 1 1

Patrick Kinyera, the Gulu District Secretary for works and technical services says that out of the 980 kilometres, only 500 kilometres of roads have been maintained.
07:45
07:45

Gulu University Dean of Students Interdicted gulu central prison 1

Last week Christopher Mutwale Mpora was remanded to Gulu Central Prison on allegations of theft.
17:39
17:39

Teachers Rally Parents to Return Learners to School 6

At Bat Valley primary school, the headteacher James Wonyaka says that the school is appealing to the local leaders to mobilise parents to bring back the learners to complete the syllabus.
11:51
11:51

Poor State of Schools in Bunyangabu Worries Leaders 3 4

The schools in the sub-county are operating under unfavourable conditions, which have affected learning. The situation is worse in government primary schools, many of which he says are operating in dilapidated structures.
11:28
11:28

Lwengo School Deputy Hacks Wife, Baby Dumps Bodies In Pit Latrine 4

It is said that Tugume, 47, hacked his wife Rose Katushabe 24, and the baby and dumped their amputated bodies in a pit latrine. Tugume and Katushabe had a longstanding dispute which local leaders and community members tried to address in vain. But residents were concerned when Katushabe went missing for a week after a fight with her husband, yet her known mobile number was off.
17:08
17:08

Busia's Mismanaged UGX800M School Tractor Grounded 4 2

Godfrey Adea Pujambo, the chairman PTA Lumino High school says that the school poorly handled the tractor at the extent that they could neither repair it nor give accountability for the money, at least 300,000 shillings per day for two years, that the machine was making daily
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