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16:36
16:36

Bishop Stuart University Students Protest Lack of Furniture in Lecture Rooms security 3 2

Professor Maud Kamatenesi-Mugisha the University Vice-Chancellor acknowledged the need to have more lights especially in students’ passage towards their hostels in Rwemigina hill.
18:29
18:29

MPs Question MUBS Principal Over Lost Land job 2 2

In the report, the Auditor General, John Muwanga notes that MUBS lost 12 acres of land in Bugolobi to an investor who compensated them with approximately 2.2 acres of land in a swamp at Butabika near Kireka.
17:01
17:01

Nine Candidates Miss UCE, School Director Held complaint 2

The students accuse the School Director, Vincent Tumusiime of collecting Shillings 1.4 million to register them for the national examinations in vain.
10:01
10:01

Bududa Closes Suume Junior School Over Mudslides wilson watira 1 1

Wilson Watira, the Bududa Chairperson LC5 who also doubles as the Spokesperson of the Disaster Committee, says they have temporarily closed Suume Junior School because pupils were at a risk.
07:24
07:24

MP Asks Government to Scrap Thematic Curriculum district

According to Anywarach, some government secondary schools are struggling to contain the huge of the Universal Primary Education graduates and cant do much in their academic life.
17:59
17:59

Yumbe District To Install Lightning Arresters at Mingoyo primary school deceased 1

Taban Yasin, the Yumbe LC V Chairperson, says the district has mobilised some funds to support the funeral of the deceased learners. He also says he will present a report before council to allocate funds for installing lightning arresters at Mingoyo primary school, other institutions and public places in the district.
16:44
16:44

Muyingo Calls for Installation of Lightning Arresters in Education Institutions country 2 1

It followed a lightning strike at Mungoyo Primary School in Yumbe district on Wednesday, which claimed the lives of three learners and injured sixty others.
10:58
10:58

Hoima Schools Battle Bed Bug Infestation district 2

Johnson Kusiima Baingana, the Hoima District Inspector of Schools, says they found bed bugs in dormitories of five secondary schools. He however, declined to reveal the names of the affected schools.
13:11
13:11

Angry Mob Lynches Young Man people 2

Angry residents stoned Wanzu to death at around 5:30am on Wednesday morning. An employee at Budumbuli Guest house, which is found in school village, told URN on condition of anonymity that the suspect broke into the managers office.
12:07
12:07

Mbale District Registers Low Turn up for HPV 2 Vaccine people 4

However, only 21,292 girls of the 92,000 returned for the second dose of vaccine meaning that over 7000 girls didnt show up. Ayub Madoi, the Mbale District Assistant Health Officer, says for maximum protection each girl is supposed to receive 2 doses.
17:44
17:44

Civil Servants Storm District Headquarters Over Unpaid Salaries health worker 3 1

Ruhemba told the aggrieved workers that the district is working hard to ensure their salaries are paid before September 15th 2018. He also noted that some of the workers hadnt submitted their Tax Identification Numbers, which made it difficult to pay them.
12:04
12:04

Education Ministry Launches the National Teacher Incentive Framework country 1 4 Top story

Tom Wangobi, the Acting Chairperson National Head Teachers Association, says besides remuneration, it would be better if government considers providing housing, subject, hardship allowances and performance bonuses among others.
07:50
07:50

Mbale Municipality Registers UGX 1.9B Revenue Shortfall yoweri museveni 1 4 Top story

Kenneth Khatuli Waniaye, the Deputy Town Clerk Mbale Municipal, says transporters declined to pay their operational due, saying all dues were suspended by President, Yoweri Museveni in 2017.
06:57
06:57

Officials Fault Education Ministry For Failing to Control Examination Bureaus operation 1

Nshabwire also revealed that teachers prefer conducting private classes for children whose parents can afford to contribute towards buying set examinations instead of following the routine classroom syllabus.
18:19
18:19

Dokolo Deputy DISO Wanted for Abduction home 2

Jimtom Aguta, the Dokolo District Police Commander, says they want Okello to explain the circumstances under, which the teenager came to stay at his residence for two weeks.
10:59
10:59

Squatter, Bukwali Mosque Leaders Clash Over Land construction 7 2 Top story

Hussein Ibrahim, the chairperson of Uganda Muslims Supreme Council in Tooro Region, says the issue of squatters refusing to vacate mosque land is widespread.
07:43
07:43

School, Community Clash Over Mvule Tree member 3

The school management sold off the Mvule tree to allegedly buy wire mesh to fence off the school. However, the community members will not have any of this, saying they were not consulted.
06:58
06:58

President Museveni Calls for UPE Review village 1 2 Top story

According to Museveni, he is still confused on which side to take as some people are suggesting that parents can afford contributing something towards the education of their children.
10:33
10:33

Mpigi Parents Defy Education Ministry On Feeding Children uganda 4 1 Top story

Deogratius Ssenkyole, the Mpigi District Education Officer, notes that only about 30 percent of the 40,000 pupils in 140 public schools in the district get the mid-day meal at school.
12:11
12:11

Education Ministry to Enforce Teacher's Code to Reduce Sexual Violence in Schools child

According to the Uganda Violence against Children Survey report, schools were one of the areas where children are abused. The report shows that more than 20 percent of all forms of sexual violence that involve children take place at school.
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