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15:26
15:26

The Changing Face of Makerere University Hospital government 5 4 Top story

Dr. Byamugisha told URN in an exclusive interview that prior to the renovation of the hospital, the delivery of health services had become difficult and expensive to manage. All this has improved, despite the insatiable demands at the Hospital. Following months of renovation work, Dr. Josaphat K. Byamugisha, the Director of the newly transformed Makerere Health Services says he breathes with a sigh of relief.
13:22
13:22

UNEB Withholds Results for 1,512 PLE Candidates administrator 1

UNEB Chairperson Prof. Mary Okwakol says that the cases of examination malpractice in school were supported by headteachers. “In some schools, scouts were even bribed to allow teachers to give candidates assistance," Okwakol said.
11:41
11:41

Kirabo: The Little Known Face of the Makerere Fees Increment Strike Makerere University 4 3 Top story

Kirabo went to Kampala Kindergarten for nursery and Kampala Parents before switching to City Parents Primary School in Nakulabye, where she sat her Primary Leaving Examinations and obtained 8 aggregates in 2009.
19:29
19:29

Delays in Kampala Schools as PLE Start area 2 4

At Kisuule Nursery & Primary School, Bukoto, papers were received at exactly 8:10 a.m. by Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) scouts and supervisors in the absence of invigilators. There were still no invigilators at the school after 9 a.m., sending the administrators into a panic.
18:44
18:44

UNEB Disowns Social Media PLE Papers school 3 1 Top story

Our reporter accessed the fake papers and compared them with the papers done on Monday but none of the numbers were similar. The UNEB Executive Secretary, Dan N. Odong has those behind the fake papers that they risk arrest.
13:59
13:59

EU Alarmed by Excessive Force and Arrests of Journalists at Mak Makerere University 1

The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
17:21
17:21

Makerere Impasse: Nine Students Suspended Makerere University 1

Those issued warning letters include the Gender and Ethics & Integrity guild Minister, Marion Kirabo, who is also a fourth year student of Bachelor of Laws. Judith Nalukwago a Bachelor of Dental Surgery who is also the Vice Guild President has also been warned.
18:49
18:49

Graphics Designer Testifies in Mak Gold Scandal Case accusation 2 1

Defense lawyer Humphrey Tumwesigye said to be an expert, it doesn’t only mean one must have gone through formal education. “You can become an expert through experience,” he told court.
12:41
12:41

UBTEB Students Struggle with Sciences at Diploma Level ministry 1

From analysis of the results, 602 candidates (about 28%) were negatively affected by modules such as engineering surveying, engineering mathematics II, Strength of Materials, AutoCAD (a commercial computer-aided design and drafting software application) and Thermodynamics.
07:42
07:42

Dr. Mushomi Asks Makerere Staff Tribunal to Quash His Suspension Makerere University 2 1

Through his lawyer, Isaac Ssemakadde, Mushomi, a lecturer in the School of Statistics and Planning on Thursday told the tribunal that he was unfairly suspended and that the suspension of four years without pay was harsh, excessive and in contravention of employment laws.
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18:11

Mak Law Student Goes Missing people 1 2

Tadeo Nyakoojo, Mukisa’s roommate in Lumumba Hall, said he last saw Mukisa last week on Friday. He says when he returned from the library that evening, he thought Mukisa had also gone to read.
19:26
19:26

Police Handwriting Expert Testifies in Mak Gold Case Makerere University 6 1

Appearing before Beatrice Kainza, the City Hall Grade One Magistrate on Tuesday, Chelangat, who is also the last state witness said she had found significant similarities in the signatures on documents the accused used for receipting the money and their statements.
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16:51

Researcher Roots for Private Public Partnership to Access Quality Education Uganda 3 1

However Mwesigye says the using the case of Promotion of Equality in African Schools –PEAS intervention model, the PPP arrangement under the USE programme has proved to work better than public schools.
19:12
19:12

MPs want Gov't to pay Exam Registration fees for P.7. Candidates primary school 4

According to MP James Waluswaka, the government should either scrap or take over the responsibility to pay the fees and ensure that no pupil misses their final examination because their parents could not afford the fee, or were cheated by school administrators.
16:40
16:40

Security Foil Student Strike, Kyambogo Defers Internship Fees Payment kyambogo university 1 3 Top story

In his October 26 letter to the University Bursar and the Kyambogo ICT Director, Okello said the university management agreed that continuing students in the School of Management and Entrepreneurship - SOME had agreed to pay the revised fees in the second semester.
12:10
12:10

We Can't Backtrack on Internship Fee - Kyambogo VC police 4 1 Top story

The Kyambogo University Chancellor, Prof. Elly Rwakishaya Katunguka, says they will not bow down to students pressure to reverse the new internship fees. He explains that the new fee that will apply to fresh students was occasioned by the increasing cost of student supervision.
17:14
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300 Makerere Students Irregularly Awarded Marks member 1 Top story

In his October 8th letter to the 1st Deputy Vice Chancellor Dr. Okello Ogwang, the Academic Registrar Alfred Masikye Namoah notes that there was generally poor performance of students in course EHR 3102 Critical Thinking, a course unit under Bachelor of Ethics and Human Rights for semester one in the 2017/18 academic year.
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.
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20:21

Sexual Harassment Blamed on Lack of Parental Support authority 5

Appearing before the committee, Professor Elly Katunguka, the Vice-chancellor Kyambogo University said the major problem leading to sexual harassment is the fact that girls in the University are not adequately supported by their parents, leading them to seek support from men.
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