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Head Teacher Gets 17-Year-Jail Term for Aggravated Defilement 2 Top story

According to Kawumi, Habiyakare deserved an 18-year jail sentence, but he reduced the three months he spent on remand. Trouble for Habiyakare started on February 28th this year, when he was caught redhanded defiling his 14-year-old victim and primary six pupil at the school.
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09:31

Refugee Children at Nyakabande Reception Centre Fail to Access Education Services M23 rebels 5 3

The children crossed into Uganda following fighting between the March 23 Movement (M23) rebels and the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) soldiers that started on March 28 in Rutshuru territory, North Kivu province.
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Bunagana Primary School Closed to Host Congolese Refugees 2 3 Top story

Emmanuel Mwunvaneza, Kisoro District Education Officer, says that they have been forced to close the school following an emergency meeting by the District Security Committee and other stakeholders to provide space for the refugees.
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Nyakinama Seed School Remains Closed over Lack of Teachers 3 1

The school is among four Seed Secondary schools in the Kigezi sub-region that were constructed by the government in 2019 under the Uganda Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfer (UGIFT) Program.
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Ray of Hope as President Issues New Orders on Construction of John Kale Institute 3

President Museveni promised in 2017, to construct the Institute in memory of the late John Muhima Kalekezi, the father of the former Inspector-General of Police Edward Kale Kahiyura for his role in instilling the spirit of Pan-Africanism amongst Ugandans. In the same year, the President laid a foundation stone for the construction of the institute on 168-acres’ of land at Rwivovo village in Nyakabande sub-county.
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09:14

10 Teachers Held, Four Schools Closed for Violating COVID-19 Guidelines in Kisoro

The closed schools include St Lawrence Pre and Primary School in Nyakinama sub-county, Blessed Future Primary School, Victorious Pre and Primary School in Nyarubuye sub-county and Bunagana Pride Pre and Primary School in Bunagana Town Council.
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Kisoro Science Teachers Defect from UNATU to UPSTU.

Eldad Mugisha,a science teacher at Kanaba SS says that together with other Science teachers, they will give UPSU a stronger voice to make demands for their wellbeing.
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300 Science Teachers in Kigezi Part Ways with UNATU Join UPSTU 11 2 Top story

Naris Bikorwomuhangi, the UPSTU National Vice-chairperson, says that when the President proposed the salary increment for science teachers he became happy hoping that UNATU would support the proposal.
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10:49

100 Kabindi S.S. Students Held Over Violent Strike study tour

he students turned rowdy upon hearing the development and pelted stones which destroyed both classroom and office windows. Police used teargas and live bullets in to disperse the students.
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15:35

1000 Mutolere Students Sent Home After Strike

Kisoro district leaders have closed St. Paul’s Secondary School, Mutolere, after students staged a violent strike at the school. More than 1000 students have been sent home. The students staged a strike on Saturday evening after they were reportedly denied a chance to watch a soccer match between Uganda Cranes and Tanzania.
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Teachers Threaten strike over Hardship allowances

Civil servants in such areas are entitled to hardship allowances as an incentive to motivate them to work in such areas.
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