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07:34
07:34

Schools Record Poor Turn Up of Learners Two Weeks After Reopening School Reopening 8 1

Several government-aided schools in Luwero, Masaka, Rakai, Mukono, Nakaseke, Gulu and Amolator, among other districts, are struggling with a very poor turn up of learners, many of them recording less than half of the student population they had before schools were closed on March 20, 2020.
19:38
19:38

Pray for Me to Overcome Temptations from Politicians-Archbishop Ssemogerere 3 1

On Tuesday, January 25, Ssemogerere will be installed as Archbishop of Kampala to take over the most influential Archdiocese in the country. Because of the influence of the Archdiocese and the people at its helm, it is often flocked by politicians seeking blessings and those who want to gain and maintain a grip on power.
15:07
15:07

Archbishop Ssemogerere Asks Rotarians to Work With Church 2 1

Archbishop Paul Ssemogerere says that apart from spiritual development, Rotarians do the same projects as the church and there was a need to collaborate so as to reach more people in dire need of services.
16:17
16:17

Police Investigates Death of Mother, Baby at Luwero Hospital 1 3

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that Police have opened up a Death Enquiry File to establish how the woman died but they are yet to prefer any case against doctors at Luwero hospital.
18:28
18:28

Woman Dies in Labour As Luwero Hospital Battles Drug Stockout maternal death 5 1

According to Otuuka, although he later paid the money to the doctor to attend to his wife, she passed due to prolonged labor without attention.
15:13
15:13

Cult Followers in Luwero Hamper Polio Immunization Campaign Luwero district 1 4

Local Leaders say the cult believes that the immunization campaign is satanic and a plan to enforce the new world order.
10:26
10:26

Schools Apply Daily Fees Charges to Woo Struggling Parents school fees 5 1

Learners returned to schools on Monday, January 10, 2022, after 22 months of closure over the COVID 19 pandemic. However, many learners are still home as parents hustle to return their children over lack of fees and other requirements.
10:21
10:21

Four Arrested Over Death of Motorcyclist in Luwero robbery 1

According to Ssemogerere, Lukyamuzi was rushed to Mulago National Referral hospital where he succumbed to the injuries on Tuesday.
18:19
18:19

Police Foil Fresh Strike At Bukalasa Agricultural College Poor sanitation 2 4

On Monday night, students of Bukalasa Agricultural College went on strike and threw stones in the compound in protest against sitting examinations without studies, sexual harassment, and poor sanitation among other complaints.
11:39
11:39

Schools Dedicate First Week to Counselling for Learners Economic activities 7 2

Learners, across the country, are returning to school this week after 22 months of shutdowns which were effected as one of the measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Although some learners were studying online during the time, many others, especially in rural areas have not had any interaction with a teacher since the closure in March 2020.
15:57
15:57

40 Schools Fail to Reopen in Greater Luwero school reopening 4 2

Daniel Ssajjabi the Chairperson of Luwero District Private Primary and Secondary Schools Association says that the affected schools were closed because some were being hosted in rental buildings and the directors were unable to pay arrears over prolonged lockdown.
08:19
08:19

Luwero LC 1 Chairperson, Three Others Arrested For Mob Justice Motorcycle Thefts

Isah Ssemogerere, the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson, says that they picked up seven suspects but the evidence implicated the suspects including the Chairperson.
17:39
17:39

Unvaccinated Residents Denied Access to Luwero Headquarters Luwero Hospital 1 4

Juliet Najjuma Ssenkoole the Chairperson of Luwero District Task Force on COVID 19 says that the directive is intended to protect the civil servants and encourage the public to embrace the vaccination exercise.
13:34
13:34

Gov't Schools in Luwero Yet to Receive Funds Ahead of Reopening Capitation Grants 4 1

In October last year, the Education Ministry released 50 percent of the first quarter capitation grant for all government-aided schools to help them prepare ahead of the scheduled January 10th reopening.
11:09
11:09

Nakasongola Pupils To Resume Studies In Tents School Reopening

Fredson Kakooza Wilson, the LC 3 Chairperson of Nabiswera sub-county, says that they secured five acres of land at Kalwara village to relocate Moone Primary School to ensure the 265 learners continue with studies.
17:32
17:32

Archbishop Elect Ssemogerere Will Hand Over Kasana-Luwero Diocese After Two Months Kampala Archdiocese 4 1 Top story

Ssemogerere explained that he has ceased being the Diocesan Bishop and now serving as Diocesan Administrator till Pope appoints Apostolic Administrator or Bishop of the Diocese.
15:49
15:49

COVID-19 Lockdown, School Reopening Affect Christmas Meat Sales in Luwero Christmas 2021 4 1

Mustapha Kizito, a butcher told URN on Thursday afternoon that he had only sold beef to 20 buyers with each of them buying less than a kilogram of beef. According to Kizito, in the previous seasons, he could sell a cow by midday.
09:21
09:21

Luwero Chief Magistrate Cautions LC Chairpersons Against Signing Land Agreements 1 4 Top story

Speaking at a public dialogue at the Luwero Chief Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, Munobe explained that under the Local Council Court Act, LC 1, 11, and 111 chairpersons have quasi-judicial powers to adjudicate in certain complaints, which include settling disputes involving customary and untitled land.
17:19
17:19

URCS Deploys 32 Volunteers, Three Ambulances Along Kampala-Gulu Highway Ahead of Xmas accidents 1 2 Top story

William Mugabi, the URCS Luwero Branch Manager, says that the volunteers have been equipped with kits to offer first aid to accident victims, adding that they have deployed the volunteers in hot spots.
07:21
07:21

LC 1 Chairmen Pour Scorn As Magyezi Hands Over the Long Awaited Bicycles 1 4 Top story

Zephania Sseninde, the LC 1 Chairperson of Ssenyomo village told Magyezi that a bicycle was something small to brag about, saying that there was no need for the Minister to drive from Kampala to Luwero to launch the bicycle distribution exercise.
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