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11:03
11:03

No Furniture for Primary Schools in Abim call for help 1 3

The issue of inadequate furniture poses a major challenge in schools where learners are forced to sit on bare floor while others on the mats, meal sacks and blocks during lessons. Gideon Omara, the head teacher of Orwamuge primary school told Uganda Radio Network that the school is in dire need of furniture to make learning easy for the pupils.
14:10
14:10

Abim Leaders Call for Operationalisation of Karamoja University karamoja sub region 1 2

District Chairperson Abim, Jimmy Ochero says council will come up with the resolution to seek any possible assistance from government to enable the university starts operations.
10:12
10:12

30 Abim Children Stuck As UNEB Withholds Results mp micheal ayepa 2

According to Abim district education officer, Mathew Omara, the school was skipped by UNEB during examinations in November last year. He says the district had to contact UNEB for permission to photocopy examinations from neighbouring schools for the candidates.
10:01
10:01

Abim Struggling To Implement Thematic Curriculum 1 3

Rose Lilly Adong, an official from Abim Women Together for Development- AWOTID, a local organization that carried the assessment on behalf of Uwezo, says most teachers are not comfortable teaching in the local language.
08:30
08:30

Pre-primary Education Still A Dream in Abim 3

Okori blames the low ECD learning to parents whom she notes have abandoned their responsibilities, leaving the burden to UN agency for children, UNICEF.
17:32
17:32

Abim Teachers Surrender ATM Cards To Financial Institutions 3

More than half of primary teachers in Abim district have surrendered their Automatic Teller Machine--ATM cards to the financial institutions for financial help.Out of 490 primary teachers in the district, Muna Wamura alone has cards for 270 teachers while Kabarata is also holding a significant number.
11:50
11:50

Abim District Fails to Facilitate MDD School music

Nelson Otim Olwit, the Abim Assistant Chief Administrative Officer, says the school was exempted from the regional MDD competitions because it has maintained excellent performance over the years.
15:42
15:42

Karamoja University Set To Open 3

Karamoja International University KARIU, the first university in Karamoja sub region is set to start lectures soon. The University located in Alerek Sub County, Abim district, along Abim- Kotido road, sits at Alerek Progressive Secondary School premises.
16:46
16:46

Kaabong School Photocopies PLE Papers kaabong district 1

In Abim district, examination officials were forced to break the padlock and seal of the box containing the examination scripts as UNEB dispatched wrong keys.
10:19
10:19

Moroto Schools Miss Meals Over Delayed Reports karamoja sub region

David Ojangole, the head teacher Kidepo - Pupu one of the affected schools says the situation is alarming. He explains that out of 120 pupils enrolled in the school now a handful attend school on a daily basis.
15:00
15:00

Over 40 Moroto Teachers Barred for Taking Early Holiday Break karamoja sub region 3

According to Paul Abul, the Moroto District Education officer, teachers in the district have been intractable over the years prompting the district to take stern action. He adds that disciplinary action will now be taken against all the listed individuals and until they are cleared, they will not resume duty.
16:53
16:53

Moroto Toughens Stance on Teachers without Schemes of Work karamoja sub region 4

Igune explains that despite the usefulness of the tool, most teachers do not devote time into developing schemes of work yet its known to them that no lesson be conducted without prior planning.
12:26
12:26

Severe Drought Keeping Karamoja Children out of School karamoja sub region 1 1

Authorities at the District Education Offices attribute the trend to drought that has left many children trekking villages in search of water for the survival of their families as opposed to attending school.
08:02
08:02

Teachers Admit Failure To Implement Thematic Curriculum In Karamoja karamoja sub region 3

However, several teachers interviewed by URN have failed to implement the thematic curriculum citing lack of instructional materials such as reference books.
10:29
10:29

Schools Fail To Open In Amudat Due To Lack Of Teachers amudat district 2

Steven Nsubuga Bewaayo, the Amudat Resident District commissioner says the teachers left for the December holidays but since have not returned to their work stations.
15:28
15:28

Low Turn Up in Karamoja as Schools Reopen for Term One karamoja sub region 2

A URN reporter visited schools around Moroto Municipality where he established that some had few or no pupils in attendance while others were completely padlocked showing no sign of business.
02:55
02:55

Moroto College Staff Desert Offices moroto district 2 3

At least 36 staff at Moroto Teachers\' college have deserted the college compound till government pays them the salary arrears worth 200 million shillings. The Principal says it is becoming difficult to keep the restive idle students calm.
09:18
09:18

Children Shun Classes in Karamoja Due to Lack of Food in Schools drop outs 1

Most schools in Karamoja have failed to open the new term as children shun classes due to lack of food in schools.
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