Annet Tibemanya, the Ishaka division female councillor says that the Education Act 2008 mandates the District Education Standing committee to appoint one person with the approval of the district council to represent the local government on the school board.
Dan Taritweba, the chairperson of the Board of Governors Kabushaho seed secondary school, says that the contractor wrote asking for more time because of the COVID-19 pandemic but has not communicated to them since the last extension.
Jolly Tibamanya, the Bushenyi District Resident District Commissioner who attended the parent’s meeting directed Mutsindo, who was in attendance to handle over his office to his deputy before February 14th, 2020.
Justus Turyamureeba, who retired in 2014 is accused of submitting forged documents to the office of the Chief Administrative Officer Bushenyi, in an effort to claim for payments from the District Service Commission, as though he was still in active service.
In a statement issued by Lydia Kemigisha, the Senior Hospital Administrator for Ishaka Adventist hospital, which owns the school, the management regretted the incident. She also noted that the institute does not condone corporal punishment and neither is it institutionalized.
The Sixth household based survey of learning conducted by Twaweza puts Bushenyi district in the 5th position Behind Mbarara in the 1st position and Isingiro in the 4th position out of 112 districts.The report further indicates that in numeracy and English reading, the proportion of competent children attending private schools is slightly higher than those attending government schools.
The funds in question were received under Uganda Multisectoral Food Security and Nutrition Project, a World Bank funded initiative aimed at linking agriculture, nutrition, health and education through school-based demonstration gardens and nutrition education.
Associate Professor Robinson Ssebuwufu, the executive director of Kampala International University Teaching Hospital in Ishaka says their action follows numerous reports by both in government and private companies claiming the university is producing fake doctors.
Rowland Nuwagaba a senior six candidate and team leader says they wanted to set the school dormitories housing over 300 students on fire in revenge to the recent action by school administration for expelling their colleagues without notice.
According to the 39 page document a copy of which our reporter has obtained, the current University Board of Governors and the governing council will soon be dissolved and a new one constituted in accordance with the charter.
Two secondary schools in Bushenyi and Sheema districts have been closed after students went on strike. The schools are Kitagata Secondary School in Sheema district and Comboni Secondary School in Kyamuhunga sub county, Bushenyi district.