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Feb 2020 11 results
18:41
18:41

UPDF Officers Overwhelmed by Garbage Congestion in Arua Town 3 3

Over 50 UPDF officers who were deployed to carry out a cleaning exercise in Oli Health Center Four and the streets in the area today were forced to abandon the exercise due to too much garbage, water scarcity and people failing to give way on Iddi Amin Dada and Lemerijoa roads.
18:00
18:00

Dfcu Retains Interest in Former Crane Bank Properties – BOU dfcu bank 1

In a notice, Dfcu publishes 16 branches it has vacated, including the main branch at Kampala road. Others include Hoima branch, Arua branch, Ibanda branch, Ntinda, Mbrara, and Kikuubo, and Kireka branches. In total, the bank took over 48 properties from Crane bank.
17:18
17:18

Nkumba University Council Overturns Guild Impeachment 1 Top story

The Nkumba University Guild Constitution stipulates that for a Guild President's impeachment to be successful, the students’ electorate must vote the guild president out of office. This means that the university must have organised a fresh general election for a new guild president, in case one is impeached two months before his/her tenure ends.
16:13
16:13

Gov't Commissions Kaberebere –Nyamiyanja-Ryamiyonga Road Construction Bright Rwamirama 5 2

The 23.1km road stretch will cost Shillings 1.68 billion provided under the Development Response to Displacement Impacts Project [DR DIP], which covers refugee hosting districts.
16:04
16:04

Nobody Eats GDP- ADB President Says in Call for Inclusive Growth 1 Top story

According to the report, these figures do not tell the whole story. Across the continent, the poor are not seeing enough of the benefits of robust growth. Relatively few African countries posted significant declines in extreme poverty and inequality, which remain higher than in other regions of the world.
15:23
15:23

Education Helps Death Row Inmate to Hope Against Hope for Freedom Inmates 2 1

Sentenced to death for murder, Okurmur is one of the candidates who sat for the Uganda Certificate of Education Examinations last year. He scored 56 aggregates, and was ranked in Division Four, a result which he says gives him satisfaction and pride.
14:52
14:52

MPs Want New UCE Curriculum Stopped new curriculum 3 1

A section of Members of Parliament want the new Education curriculum halted over concerns that vital subjects have been made optional, and that wide consultations have not been done.
13:50
13:50

Mak Ordered to Prove Search for Deputy VC in Two Weeks Makerere University 1

Justice Musa Sekaana of the Civil Division of High Court made the directive in presence of Hudson Musoke, the university lawyer and advocate Anthony Wameli appearing with his client Professor Anthony Mugisha appearing before court today his Chambers.
12:34
12:34

Limbless PLE Star Counting Fortunes as Rukutana Adopts Him 3 2 Top story

Despite writing with his feet, Kakama scored 16 aggregates in the recently released Primary Leaving Examinations-PLE. He obtained 4 in English, 5 in Mathematics, 3 in Social Studies and 4 in Science. He is among 51 candidates who passed in second grade out of the 1,128 special needs pupils who sat PLE last year.
11:01
11:01

Pallisa District Grappling with Low Staffing 3

Agnes Lukindo, the Pallisa District Education Officer, says the district has 833 teachers against the required number of 1319 meaning that they have a gap of 486 teachers.
07:04
07:04

Child Labor Cases Worry Kapchorwa Authorities child labour 6

Satya Masuti, the Kaptanya Sub County Community Development Officer, says child labor is more prominent in the lower belt of Kapchorwa and some parts of Hween where children are involved in burning charcoal. He attributes the problem high poverty level.
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