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07:23
07:23

Over 100 Teachers Fail to Register for COVID-19 Relief in Lira GiveDirectly 4

Ronald Dungu, the Principle Education Officer in the Ministry of Education and Sports explained that the names being rejected are either those already on the government payroll or those who received the COVID-19 funds last year.
11:29
11:29

Nancy Comprehensive School for the Deaf Un-coded for 18 years 2 5

The community school which started in 2004 on a piece of land donated by Nancy Primary School for the Deaf is the only secondary school for special needs learners across the Lango sub-region.
12:39
12:39

Three Unvaccinated Teachers Banned from Accessing Schools in Lira 4

The Ministry of Health last year listed teachers among high priority categories of people to be vaccinated and this was also set as a condition for the reopening of schools, which remained closed for more than 22 months as the country battled the COVID-19 pandemic.
11:16
11:16

From Classroom to Police, Now Boda Rider covid 19 resilience 1 5

The closure of schools meant that the 32-year-old Olila couldn’t earn a salary to support his family of seven. Luckily in December 2020, Uganda Police Force announced the nationwide recruitment of Special Police Constables (SPCs) to work as polling constables.
17:28
17:28

COVID-19 Resilience: From Classroom to Food Café Owners covid 19 resilience 5

Two teachers of St Gracious schools in Lira district have established a food café business to earn a living as they wait for schools to reopen.
12:16
12:16

Teachers in Lira Embrace COVID-19 Vaccination MInistry of Health 1 6

On Monday, a total of 220 teachers had received their first dose while 151 received their second dose.
15:12
15:12

Lira Schools Stuck with Self Study Materials Supplied by MoES Lock down 2

Jasper Abura, the Lira City Education Officer, says that the inspection report shows that most schools are keeping the learning materials instead of distributing it to their learners. He attributes this to the fact that the learning materials were delivered at the time when some of the schools were already closed.
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.
12:16
12:16

47 Candidates at Brother Conrad Vocational in Lira City Miss UBTEB Exams 2

Celestino Ocen, the Principal Brother Conrad Vocational and Technical Institute, says that only 23 of the 70 registered candidates have turned for the Exam.
15:54
15:54

Company CEO Sits U.C.E 14 Years after Dropping Out of School town hall 1 4

At 37 years, Opio who is believed to have achieved everything one needs in life, says an academic background is key to the management of a flourishing business.
06:44
06:44

Over 150 S4 candidates of Faith SS, Premier Progressive to Miss 2020 UNEB Exams 1 1

Erick Ocan, the headteacher of Faith SS, says that they are unable to trace over 100 registered while over 50 candidates are unaccounted for at Premier Progressive SS.
15:41
15:41

Damaged Classrooms Put School's Re-opening in Balance 4 3

In September 2019, a strong wind blew off the roofs of all classrooms blocks in the school, leaving only a small portion of the roof on the block housing the head teacher’s office and two classrooms.
11:29
11:29

Minister Vows to Fight Contractor if he Gives 'Kick Back' to Anyone 4 2

Dr. Acheng cautioned the officials and other people involved in the project against corruption saying most times, it’s the leaders and senior civil servants who cause shoddy work by asking for "kick back"
12:27
12:27

Teachers in Lira Trained on Revised Curriculum new curriculum 4 1

Anna Mary Apio, a teacher at Rachele Comprehensive Secondary School believes that the new curriculum will help students apply the skills acquired directly unlike the past where students are trained to pass exams.
17:18
17:18

Lango Paramount Chief Names New Cabinet 2 4

In July, Ebii dissolved his cabinet after attempts by some cabinet ministers to oust him.
15:56
15:56

UTC Lira Gets UGX 20b for Skills Development Project 1 2

Moses Obong, the Deputy Principal UTC-Lira, says the funds will be used to construct two-storied classroom blocks, workshops, purchase heavy road equipment, a bus and pickup vehicles among others.
12:00
12:00

COVID19: Lira University Administration Block Closed to Public 1 2

Professor Jasper Ogwal Okeng, the Vice-Chancellor Lira University, says the Institution has a very effective task force, which is working hard to manage the infection and avoid further spread of the disease.
15:40
15:40

Lira University Offers Land for Construction of Presidential Youth Skilling Hub State House 2

Alex Oremo, the Lira District LCV Chairperson says that Lira University has provided 16 hectares of land where the youth hub will be constructed.
11:25
11:25

Three Held Over Child Kidnap Lira District

Owera is alleged to have kidnapped Okot, the child of Ronald Odongo, a local trader in Lira town and took him to a woman at Akalo trading center in Kole district before he demanded for a ransom of shillings 20 million from the parents.
10:33
10:33

Lira University Teaching Hospital Starts Implementing Presidential Directive 2 1

Last week, President Museveni asked authorities at Lira University Teaching Hospital in Lira District to stop offering free medical services. Ocen insists that the payment is done under co-funding scheme and it shall help the facility to enhance and continue providing better services.
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