The accident occurred this morning at Nyarongo village, Kabwoya sub-county as more than 60 students on board were returning from a field practice in Kyangwali sub-county. They were travelling in their school bus registration number UAY 170H when the tragedy occurred.
Many of the students who came back from school in the Bunyoro sub region have joined the fishing sector to earn a living. They are employed at various landing sites in the region from where they carry out fishing expeditions on the lake Albert waters.
Augustine Muserero, the head teacher Kasese Secondary school applauded the directive regardless of its implication to the academic calendar. Kasese Secondary school is expected to dismiss students today.
Mubarak Michael, the Guild President Hoima Nursing School faults the Principal for the recent resignation of ten tutors. According to Michael, the tutors resigned within a period of four months and have never been replaced, which has affected lectures.
Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region Police spokesperson has identified the deceased students as Josephine Kirabo, a daughter of renowned retired head teacher in Hoima district, Francis Kemara and Charity Kabigano.
Charles Sebaduka, a taxi driver in Kakumiro town was killed in the wee hours of Thursday morning. The girls made alarm when they noticed an intruder in their dormitory, which attracted their male counterparts.
The project will entail of sponsoring engineers for further studies, sensitizing students in universities and technical institutions on engineering professional ethics, payment of 50 of the 100 internees salaries for one year, and encouraging engineers to register with both UIPE and the engineers registration board ERB.
Anyamo told URN on phone that he left the school on Friday last week and was locked up in a meeting with the Commissioner in charge of Business Technical Vocational Education and Training. He asked our reporter to spare him, saying his deputy is in charge of the school.
Charles Bitekyerezo, the Pakanyi Sub County speaker told Uganda Radio Network this afternoon that the school did not have an operation license from the Ministry of Education and Sports, enough teachers, class rooms, accommodation and food for the learners.
The students accused of allegedly organizing unlawful assemblies through social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and WhatsApp. It is alleged that they rallied students to protest against the 15 percent tuition increment by the University management.
The batch comprises 25 out of the 200 students targeted for the initiative. The training that was launched at Buhimba Technical Institute in Buhimba sub county Kikuube district, for welders in Buliisa, Masindi, Hoima, Mubende, Nwoya, Nebbi, Pakwach, Kakumiro, and Lwengo Districts.
Gilbert Ocakacon, the Officer in Charge Kitwe Police Station, says Nagwedda who has been working as the area LC I Secretary is said to have worked with his nephew to kill the young girl on June 18th 2017. Girimina is the daughter to one of the residents only identified as Yakobo.
The flyover was erected Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA at the peak of protests from the students of the University after several of their lecturers and colleagues were killed by speeding motorists. The flyover was meant to replace the ineffective Zebra crossing and humps.