Doreen Asemera, the headteacher of Kaseeta Primary school in Kikuube district told URN that on average each classroom has 300 pupils compared to 55 the classes are designed for.
At Kaseeta Primary school also in Kikuube district, the situation is out of control with more than 300 pupils being forced to study from one class, giving a hard giving both to teachers and the learners.
Statistics from various districts of Teso indicate that more than 30,000 girls of school-going age were impregnated between 2020 and 2021. The most affected is Amuria district which registered over 11,000 pregnancies within one and a half years, according to Edward Khaukha, the World Vision Regional Manager in the area.
Chapter Four Uganda’s Nicholas Opiyo says that by Mabirizi’s behavior alone, he is narrowing the court's tolerance of public interest litigation and hopes that courts can move beyond the single litigant irritation to uphold the expansive realm of public interest suits in the constitution in matters of human rights enforcement.
The Office of the Prime Minister donated 137 bags of maize flour, 27 bags of beans, 845 tarpaulins, 217 plastic basins and 1,245 kilometres of sugar to the flood victims in August 2021. But the items could not reach all the victims, the majority of whom took refuge in churches, schools and makeshift structures scattered across the area.
Charles Onyango one of the eyewitnesses says a trailer registration number KCB 973X/Z5045 lost control and rammed into A Toyota Hilux double cabin number UBA948/S attached to Uganda Revenue Authority leaving all the two occupants dead.
Nkojo died in November 2020 in Virginia, USA after being ill. Family members immediately started arranging for the return of the body back home to its resting place in Mirongo Village, Hakibale Sub County in Kabarole district, in vain.
While the government has reopened schools after almost two years of closure, they are required to emphasize observing Standard Operating Procedures, which include, among others, washing hands regularly with clean water and soap, to contain the spread of the virus.
Mujib Kasule, former Cranes player and a football pundit believes FUFA’s decision to let Desabre go was the first error FUFA did, he explains that in Desabre, the Cranes had gotten a coach that was improving players and the entire team was steadily improving.
Francis Makumbi, a resident of Bugonga and also Headteacher Lake Side Primary School says Nyakuni has been a great citizen who was raising two of her grandchildren who belonged to her deceased daughter.
EAC Secretary General Hon. (Dr.) Peter Mathuki has hailed the move terming it as a boost to regional integration, noting that strengthening bilateral ties between the two EAC Partner States will revitalize social, economic and political relations.
Detectives from the homicide department and operatives from the Crime Intelligence and Flying Squad have been tasked to establish the possible owner of the weapons that were recovered at Padolo village in Palabek Subcounty.
This is the first time the children in these mining communities are getting access to formal education. All along, they have been mainly involved in mining activities and unable to study due to long distances from their areas to the nearest schools within Mororo.
They say this is not only affecting the environment and soil fertility but making it harder especially for rain-fed agriculture which Uganda relies on. This came out as Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA), a farmer promotion NGO, discussed their new 5-year strategic plan 2021-2025.