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18:51
18:51

Teachers to Get UGX 200,000 Each in Relief Cash as Ministry Amends Guidelines 3

Teachers eligible for the program include those who are not on the government payroll, are duly registered or licensed by the Ministry of Education or have proof of submission of application for registration, and those who were already teaching in a school licensed or registered by the Ministry of Education before the beginning of the COVID-19 lockdown in March 2020.
17:51
17:51

MUBS Halts Examinations Following Student's Protest Universities 1 2

In a heated protest at the university library on Monday morning, the students complained that marks from some course works were missing following the release of results two weeks ago as they didn’t reflect on their online records.
08:05
08:05

Pregnant Learners Expose Clash Between Human Rights, Societal Norms and Religious Beliefs 2

Nyonyintono’s argument is derived from the Ugandan cultural settings where pre-marital pregnancy among girls is stigmatized both in school and in communities mainly on moralistic grounds. Often, in both school and community settings, girls who get pregnant while still in school are victimized, seen as a waste, a curse for their families, a bad omen and a gone case.
07:12
07:12

Few Schools Reporting COVID-19 Surveillance Data among Learners School Re-opening 1 3

According to data from the health ministry, only 775 schools (approximately 2.5 per cent) out of an estimated 30,519 that are registered with the Ministry of Education and Sports, are reporting COVID-19 surveillance numbers.
14:00
14:00

Education Service Commission Uncovers Cash in Job Application 1 1

Dr Asuman Lukwago, the Secretary to the Education Service Commission, confirmed the happening but declined to share details of the applicant and how much money was found in the envelope. However, Dr Lukwago says that the applicant is a male Deputy Head Teacher from the central region who was applying for the post of headteacher.
09:13
09:13

Kyambogo University Lifts Ban On Carrying Bags Universities 1 4

On Tuesday, the University Secretary released a circular indicating that only specific laptop bags, small bags for females and light bags would be accepted after thoroughly checking at the gate.
17:05
17:05

15,809 Candidates to Sit UBTEB Examinations Next Week 1 1

According to the examination body, examinations will start on January 24, 2022, and end on February 2.
08:27
08:27

Delayed Release of Makerere University Admission Letters Irks Parents, Students Admissions 4 1

A notice from the Academic Registrar’s office issued on Monday indicated that the admission letters for government-sponsored students would be ready on Wednesday.
07:16
07:16

Accountants Body Prepares Crackdown on "Non-Professional Practitioners" 4

A professional accountant is one who has taken and completed a course in one of the internationally accredited professional accountancy bodies. To receive the practising certificate, one has to register as a full member of a body recognized by the government like, in the case of Uganda, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda, ICPAU.
13:28
13:28

Makerere University Payment System Restored, Students Struggle to Raise Tuition 1 3

In September, the university transitioned from Academic Information Management System -AIMS to the Academic Management Information System- ACMIS, a new records management system, which affected payments.
09:20
09:20

Mak Students in Vaccination Drive As They Agitate For Full Reopening Makerere University 6 1

Obed Tebesiga Luganda, a second-year student pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Studies notes that online studies have been challenging to him and he only hopes that vaccination of learners will help business at the institution to return to normal.
13:53
13:53

Makerere University Students Demand Release of Results Universities 1 3

The students are accusing the university administration of negligence and failing to respond to their plight.
08:09
08:09

Gov't Phases Out Comprehensive Nursing Course 1 3

Muyingo says the decision was made based on advice given by different stakeholders from the Ministry of Education and health.
18:08
18:08

Frustration, Tears as East High School Ntinda Closes After 23 Years 1 5 Top story

Hamis Kabogoza, a parent with three students at the school told URN that he received communication about the closure of the school on Tuesday evening. He, however, says that he only believed the letter upon arrival at the school on Thursday morning.
17:19
17:19

MOE, Save the Children Launch Go Back to School Campaign 4 1

The campaign will mainly target disabled children and learners who were involved in business when schools closed, teenage mothers, and parents who are still hesitant to take children back to school.
12:37
12:37

Kindergartens Lose Continuing Pupils to Primary Schools 1 7

Janipher Kasisiri, the Director of Kampala Quality Kindergarten, says that following the full reopening of school she has been receiving calls from parents informing her of their decision to push the learners to the primary one class.
15:01
15:01

Nabisunsa Girls School On the Spot for Selling Slots Allotted to Learners on Merit 3 1

Having scored aggregate nine in her Primary Leaving Examinations, Nakabiito’s name was among those proudly displayed on the school notice board and the head teacher's office. After this confirmation, her father Hudson Mulira paid a sum of 2.1 million Shillings to cover the cost of admission and school fees.
12:18
12:18

Private Schools Reopen Amidst Glaring Gaps of Teaching Staffs 6 1

Lydia Nalujja, the headteacher of the Castle nursery and primary school in Kawempe division, says that prior to the nationwide school reopening, they called teachers to find out those who will return for better planning.
08:02
08:02

Schools Defy Education Ministry on Fees for Senior Three Learners School Re-opening 5 1

Many of these learners had studied for only two weeks before schools were closed again following a reported rise in COVID-19 cases, in June last year. They had already paid school fees for the term that never was, and at the time, parents were told that the money would be carried forward.
17:52
17:52

Back to School: Some Parents Want Learners to Skip Two Classes 1 7

Since the learners have spent nearly two years at home, some parents want them to skip two classes. On Monday, our reporter found parents at St Martin's primary school Mulago trying to convince the headteacher to allow her in a class of her choice.
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