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15:32
15:32

Gen. Salim Saleh Compensates Makerere University Students Lumumba Hall 1 2

Patrick Nsamba, the Guild Representative Councillor (GRC) for Lumumba Hall says that during a meeting with Gen. Salim Saleh and 15 student leaders at his Kapeeka industrial area in Nakaseke District on October 7, the affected students were compensated with 21 million shillings.
19:42
19:42

Serere Pupils Fail to Sit End of Term Exams Over UGX 2000 1 2 Top story

Several children whose parents paid a deaf ear to calls from the school administrators to clear the dues were blocked from writing the examination as no examinations papers were provided for them. According to the authorities in Serere, examination papers were produced basing on the number of pupils who had paid for them.
17:36
17:36

Health Training Institutions Demand Increase of Capitation Grant 3

Government allocates 2,500 shillings for each student per day in the public health training institutions to cover the basic necessities of students and general maintenance costs.
16:31
16:31

32 Percent of Learners Repeat Primary One-Uwezo Report 1 3

The findings from the assessment which was carried out in 954 schools and 16,859 households shows that the rates of repetition are highest in P1.
17:47
17:47

UNEB Disowns Purported Examination Scout PLE 2019 1 Top story

According to the petition, Okello was appointed as an examination scout working under a team led by Commissioner CID Administration, Richard Mwesigye. The team is said to have arrested two teachers from Seeta Junior School only identified as Ekaju and Odeke on November 5, 2019.
16:07
16:07

Kamunyu Used Mak Suspension to Write Book on Leadership Barnabas Nawangwe 3 Top story

I am not God to predict what an adversary wants to do but am ready to settle for greater citizenship. I am an honest teacher and I am a leader of staff. I have issues that they want me to discuss on and they cannot be defined by the challenges we go through.
17:24
17:24

UBTEB Revises Penalties to Curb Exam Malpractice 1 2

UBTEB Executive Secretary Onesmus Oyesigye explains that this time round, any person who is found cheating will lose the entire examination set for the semester, the entire year if found cheating for a second time and expulsion for third time offenders.
15:30
15:30

Schools Stick to Corporal Punishment Despite Ban- Ministry Official 2

Henry Ssemakula, a senior education officer who heads the Health/HIV unit in the Ministry of Education said schools still punish their students in ways that have been banned. The Ministry first banned corporal punishment in 2006 and followed up with circulars in 2011 and the latest in 2015.
10:29
10:29

Muteesa I University Guild President Faces Impeachment 1

A section of students led by Guild Council Representative Shafick Nsubuga is leading the campaign for a vote of no confidence against Kibira, who was elected into office in April this year. He is accused of disrespecting others, using abusive and aggressive language, misusing guild funds, and threatening violence, among others.
20:07
20:07

Catholic Institutions Asked to Rethink Higher Education Approaches 5 2

Archbishop Bianco says that university education is not only about filling the head with concepts but considering the Taxonomy of Learning Domains which is categorized as the cognitive domain (knowledge), psychomotor domain (skills) and affective domain (attitudes).
18:24
18:24

SEATIN Rallies Teachers to Improve Students Debating Skills 2 2

Universities that took part in this year’s SEATIN debate competitions include Makerere, UCU, Islamic University of Uganda- IUIU, International University of East Africa- IUEA, Cavendish, Uganda Martyrs University-Nkozi, Kyambogo University, Mbarara, Ndejje and Gulu University.
15:12
15:12

Uganda Lagging Behind in Implementing UN Convention On Rights of Children-UNICEF world vision uganda 3 1

According to UNICEF, Uganda still has a long way to go in implementing the convention which it ratified in 1990.
20:35
20:35

Singer Bosmic Sits UACE Exams Gulu High School 1 Top story

Bosmic, however, didn’t downplay public speculation that he is upgrading his academic credentials because of his ambition to contest for the Kitgum Municipality MP seat. The seat is currently occupied by Beatrice Atim Anywar.
17:57
17:57

MPs Want Action Taken Aganist Schools that Denied Candidates UACE Exams UNEB 1 2

Gulu Municipality MP Lyandro Komakech while raising a matter of national importance in Parliament questioned why the students were barred.
17:09
17:09

Iganga Top Care Candidates will be Assessed Normally-UNEB 1 3 Top story

Jennifer Kalule, the UNEB Spokesperson, says they have received informal requests to avail the candidates a supplementary paper but this isn’t provided for in their polices.
16:14
16:14

MUASA Boss Set to Resume Work After Suspension strike 1 3 Top story

Dr. Kamunyu vowed in an interview with URN never to cede to dishonesty as he returns to Makerere University, saying that academic freedoms and freedoms of expression that he was fighting for remain cardinal to him.
13:39
13:39

Technical Glitch Caused Distribution of Fewer PLE Papers in Schools-UNEB UACE 2019 1 1

Some of the affected schools were Nakasero Primary School, St Martin KCCA Primary School in Mulago and Kitante Primary School. Rogers Nambuli, the headteacher Nakasero Primary School, says when they noticed that ten scripts were missing, they informed the KCCA area supervisor.
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.
11:12
11:12

Bududa Secondary School Teachers Share Latrine with Students 2 3

Janet Nabwire, a female student, says they share the same latrine with boys, which compromises their privacy.
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