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20:26
20:26

Cram Work Persists in Schools As Pupils Fall Short On Problem Solving 3 1

UNEB Executive Secretary Dan Odongo notes that it has been a perennial challenge for many schools. For instance, Odongo says, both English and Mathematics performance was poor in questions where candidates were required to apply knowledge in problem-solving situations or express themselves freely.
19:06
19:06

SMS Services Reduce Rush for Results in Schools dan odong

With the introduction of the SMS services which enable candidates get their results instantly on their mobile phones, schools seem reluctant to pick them from UNEB
18:23
18:23

Gov't Yet to Fulfill Pledge to Bududa Landslide Victims 2 2

The State Minister of Disaster Preparedness Musa Echweru said the government will give each of the survivors 500,000 shillings.
16:09
16:09

Use of Random Numbers at PLE A Success- UNEB system 2 1

Last year, UNEB introduced use of random numbers to identify examination centres instead of school names. Candidates were also given codes instead of district names.
15:41
15:41

Cholera Outbreak in Busia Leaves 31 Hospitalised 2

The victims are currently admitted in the isolation unit at Busia Health Centre.
15:20
15:20

Works Ministry Conducting Study on Unit Cost for Roads road construction 3

One of the roads that have been queried includes the four-lane highway Kampala-Entebbe Expressway, which was cost up to USD 9.3 million per kilometre. The 51-kilometer road, whose total cost is calculated at 1.7 trillion Shillings, has been highlighted as the costliest road project among low to middle-income countries.
15:05
15:05

Kenyan National Arrested for Theft of UNBS Vehicle Hoima 1

The suspect Felix Agoro 32 together with others still at large allegedly stole a land cruiser vehicle registration number UBD 172P. Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson says that they received information from their counterparts in Lira alerting them about the theft.
14:36
14:36

Nansana Municipal Staff Working Overnight to Beat Probe Pressure team 2 1

Although the offices were previously closing at 7 p.m., Our reporter found the officers operating way beyond 10 p.m. One of the lower-level staff who preferred anonymity says that at night, officers keep busy looking into their documents. “The municipality is hot these days,” the staff said.
13:41
13:41

Gender Ministry to Crack Whip on Organizers of Mentorship Programs 2 1

Innocent Byaruhanga, the Assistant Commissioner in charge of family affairs in the ministry says that it’s not clear what exactly children learn at the mentorship programmes even as organizers of such initiatives say they are bridging a parenting gap and yet are charging huge sums of money.
13:02
13:02

Missing Hoima Woman Found Dead Five Months Later kidnap 2

Sauya Alinaitwe 23, a resident of Kigorobya II Cell in South East Ward in Kigorobya town council went missing in September 2019.
12:06
12:06

MPs Oppose Tolling Entebbe Express Highway 5

Bunyole West MP, James Waluswaka and Katikamu North MP, Eng. Abraham Byandala want UNRA to start tolling the road after the 2021 elections.
11:39
11:39

Residents Task DPC to Explain Selective Application of Public Order Management Act UGanda Police Force 3 1

Robert Ssekajiija, a resident of Kiwogozi zone in Luweero town said that in past, Police has used the absence of ambulances, fire brigade and manpower among other requirements, to block rallies and other gatherings in the area. He challenged the DPC to prove that the said requirements were fulfilled before the same dialogue was allowed.
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