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20:42
20:42

No Funds to Support Private Schools-Education Ministry Capitation Grants 1 4

The Ministry of Education and Sports says that it has no capacity to rescue private education institutions that have been hit by COVID-19.
08:09
08:09

Old Men and Women Fluke Stranded Students' Transport 1 5

According to Ismail Mulindwa, the director Basic and secondary education, they have managed to coordinate as relevant ministries of education, transport ,health and police to ensure that they clear the increasing numbers of learners without discriminating the non students found among students before the set deadline.
16:44
16:44

Girls Outnumber Boys as UNEB Registers Pregnant Ones for National Exams 3

The Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) has credited the ministry of Education for the guidance it made to schools to take on the teenage girls that became pregnant during the lockdown saying this has ensured a higher number of female candidates than expected .
20:37
20:37

Ministry Faults Institutions of Higher Learning on ODEL Tax Exemption Plea 4

The commissioner basic Education Ismeal Mulindwa wants the higher Institutions of learning that have been decrying the high taxes on the ICT materials used to teach with the system of Open, Distance and E-Learning (ODEL) to formally write to the minister of Education asking for the exemption of these taxes.
12:36
12:36

Gov't Worried As COVID-19 Opens Teachers' Eyes to New Ventures 6

State Minister for Primary Education Rosemary Sseninde says that the trend is worrying because such teachers might leave the noble profession having seen the light of higher-paying activities that they have taken advantage of as schools remain closed.
11:57
11:57

Education Ministry Needs Safety Assurance before Re-Opening Schools – Minister 3 3

State Minister for Higher Education John Chrysostom Muyingo says that despite increasing calls from both parents and school administrators for re-opening of schools with some standard operating procedures, the ministry can only do so under the guidance of the Ministry of Health.
14:25
14:25

Rubella, Measles Mass Immunization Campaign Launched in Gulu unicef 14 2

The campaign, to be conducted in schools for the first three days and in communities for the last two days, targets all children younger than 15 years, whether previously immunized or not, in order to interrupt the circulation of these diseases. Among them, 8.2 million children younger than 9 months, will also receive the oral polio vaccine.
19:01
19:01

Six Head Teachers Demoted Over Poor PLE Results apac district

Billy Okunyu, the Apac District Education Officer said the head teachers failed to meet the required performance targets in the 2018 Primary Leaving Examinations.According to Okunuyu, some of these head teachers have been performing so poorly in the administration and failing to managed funds meant to finance UPE activities among others.
10:30
10:30

Lira University Gets UGX 7.4 billion Teaching Hospital uganda 1 Top story

Alex Kakooza, the Education Ministry Permanent Secretary also disclosed that government has acquired more than Shillings 426 billion to face lift infrastructure in nine public universities.
14:54
14:54

Kole Head Teacher Held Over Death of Parent kole district 1

Ahmed Musakana, the Kole District Police Commander, says they have commenced investigations into the incident pending the appearance of the suspect in court.
16:54
16:54

St Leo's College Kyegobe Suspends S.4 Students over Strike suspension 1

The decision was taken by the Board of Governors meeting held on Friday. The suspension of the 60 students follows a strike on Wednesday night.
14:11
14:11

Dokolo DEO in Trouble for Diversion of Funds dokolo district 1

The funds were meant for construction of five stance pit latrines in Alenga Bataebwol and Apewotneki Primary schools, Adeknino Sub County.
19:32
19:32

Agago Wins National Kids Athletics Competition apac district

Agago district has emerged the over all winner of he 2018 National Kids Athletics competition and followed by Omoro district as the second winner.Pader district emerged emerged the third winner.
14:54
14:54

Teachers Demand Abolition of Automatic Promotion in UPE soroti 5

Parents are arguing that education will only be meaningful if learners competence is assessed before they are promoted to another class. They add that otherwise, UPE is building a weak foundation for learners under UPE schools.
06:50
06:50

Schools to Seek Govt Approval for Fees Increment education 1 2 Top story

Education Minister Janet Kataaha Museveni says that such exorbitant fees compromise governments objective of providing affordable education for all.
11:51
11:51

Mak Management Convenes Over Staff Pay makerere university 1

Members of Makerere University management are today sitting at the Senior Council Room in the Main Building to discuss the staff salary impasse.
13:53
13:53

Court Orders Closure of Bridge Academies in Uganda 1 3

The High Court in Kampala has ruled in favour of the Ministry of Educations directive to close down Bridge International Academies in Uganda after court established that Bridge is operating its academies in contravention of the law.
12:11
12:11

Govt Yet to Take over Community Schools In Soroti soroti district

Soroti district Education Officer Everest Okello says despite the resolution passed by the district council in 2015 appealing for support, government has remained adamant. In 2015, Dr. Rose Nassali Lukwago, the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Education and Sports, sent a circular to all district education officers saying government had halted support to community primary schools citing lack of funds.
17:26
17:26

Damning Report Implicates Bridge International Schools 2

The 40-page document authored by Curtis Riep, a student of the University of Alberta in Canada, implicates Bridge for putting a prime motive of making profits before students; premeditated business plan of employing unqualified staff, and delivering a highly scripted standardized curriculum that flouts the national standards.
15:53
15:53

Head-Teachers Told to Get Degree or Risk Losing Job primary schools

Mary Chebet, the head teacher of Kapchesombe Primary School in Kapchorwa district, says the period given by the education ministry to acquire degrees is short and not ideal.
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