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08:08
08:08

Absence of Staff Quarters in Govt Health Centres Irks Masaka Leaders healthcare services 2

Francis Winnyi, a Councillor representing Mazinga Parish to Buwunga sub-county says that the absence of staff quarters at Mazinga government health Centre; the only facility in their area, has rendered health workers inefficient because patients cannot be attended to in time.
10:31
10:31

Buganda Kingdom, IRCU Collaborate to Strengthen Family Values 1 4

IRCU entered into a formal collaboration with the council of clan leaders in the Buganda Kingdom, to jointly use their respective influences to champion values of humanity and economic empowerment among communities they control.
11:19
11:19

Private School Teachers in Masaka Demand Salary Increment 5 1

Patrick Sseremba, the School headteacher says that despite the financial constraints, the teachers have used the school reopening as an opportunity to raise several demands some of which he says are unrealistic at the moment.
07:30
07:30

Review Policy on Admission of Pregnant, Breastfeeding Mothers in Schools - Religious Leaders 5

According to the statement, although the religious leaders are not completely opposed to the return of pregnant and breastfeeding student mothers to schools, they have reservations about how the policy will appropriately be executed in an environment that has other learners who are yet to embark on a journey to parenthood or sexually abused
11:07
11:07

Masaka Schools Stuck as Learners Report back Without Basic Requirements Schools Reopening 5 2

A number of private secondary school headteachers told Uganda Radio Network that many parents are sending their children back to schools without the required scholastic materials, like books and pens, while some have only basic personal requirements.
07:40
07:40

African Swine Fever Outbreak Claims Over 50 Pigs In Masaka

The deaths have been reported in the villages of Luvule, Bulayi, and Sunga in the Nyendo-Mukungwe division and Ssenyange and Kijabwemi in one week.
13:17
13:17

School Reopening: Government Teachers Yet to Report Back in Masaka 2 2

Steven Asiimwe, the Masaka City Resident Commission, who was part of the school inspection team, says that the absentee teachers are keeping them in doubt of whether they will actually return when the schools reopen on Monday.
08:01
08:01

One Dead, Another Injured As Building Collapses in Masaka City 1 2

Emmanuel Ssegirinya, one of the eyewitnesses, says the foundation pillars collapsed while being compressed by the heaps of soil that were dumped on the edges of the construction site.
16:41
16:41

Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Lawyer Protests Delay to Complete Investigations Shamim Malende 1 2

Malende protested the slow pace in the investigations by the state, arguing that it has unduly subjected the accused persons to prolonged remand sentences.
07:47
07:47

Leaders Want Recruitment of Parish Chiefs in Masaka City Reviewed 1 4

The leaders have raised reservations in the recruitment process of parish chiefs in the area, questioning the impartiality of a panel that interviewed the candidates.
10:03
10:03

Special Needs School Teachers Oppose Automatic Promotion of Learners 7 1 Top story

Anne Florence Nakabuye, the in-charge of Misanvu Special Needs Education Unit which operates under Misanvu Demonstration Primary School in Bukomansimbi district argues that automatic promotion is illogical to their learners who largely remained unattended to in the entire the Covid-19 lockdown period.
14:31
14:31

Masaka Bishop Calls For Cross-Generation Dialogue 2 1

Right Reverend Severus Jjumba said that it is high time Ugandans of different age groups in the various capacities resorted to using dialogue as the best way of solving their contradictions.
15:39
15:39

From Classroom to Hatchery; COVID-19 Opens Business Fortunes for Masaka Teacher 2 2

But, she says that the lockdown came with a mixed bag of frustration and fortune, challenging her to reinvent herself into a sustainable business that earns far better than what the best schools in her locality pay their teachers.
07:03
07:03

Masaka Family Cries Out Over Missing Muslim Cleric 3 1 Top story

According to the family members, security operatives driving a minibus alias drone picked up Sheikh Lugemwa from his home in Kyabakuza in Masaka City.
14:59
14:59

Unlike Gov't, LOP Asks Parents to Contribute Directly as Schools Reopen LOP Mathias Mpuuga 2

Speaking to the congregation after Christmas Mass in Our Lady all Sorrows Cathedral Kitovu; at the seat of Masaka diocese, Mpuuga contradicted government’s position that banned parents from contributing any monies to school as they reopen.
12:28
12:28

Oil Pipeline: Accountability Experts Detect Ill Motive In Compensation Figures 1 5

John Mwebe, the program Coordinator-International Accountability Project (AIP), says Total intended to defraud the affected persons by keeping them in the dark. He explains that the compensation process is not transparent as it was meant to be yet the PAPS who raise their voices are intimidated or arrested.
16:35
16:35

Tenants Block Mandela from Developing Disputed Land in Masaka City Masaka City Council 1 3 Top story

Led by Emmanuel Lwasa and John Bosco Kissekka, the residents accuse the former Masaka Municipal council of fraudulently selling off their land before transferring it to Mandela.
15:31
15:31

State Absconds From Trial of Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana in Masaka 1 1 Top story

The court couldn’t proceed due to the absence of the prosecutor. At some point, the magistrate was prompted to adjourn court for 20 minutes to allow the prosecutor more time to show up or send a representative in vain.
07:51
07:51

Headteacher Resorts to Compound Beautification to Beat Lockdown 2 2 Top story

. According to Ssematimba, this was meant to teach pupils how to optimally and innovatively utilize the available land resources around them to sustain themselves outside the formal employment sector.
16:36
16:36

Children Earn From Solid Waste As Schools Remain Closed Covid-19 Resilience 1 2

When the schools were closed in March last year, at least 30 pupils of St Maria Goretti Mpugwe Primary School in Masaka district mobilised themselves into a group of environmental protection ambassadors that undertook to encourage proper waste management practices in their communities while at home.
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