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Feb 1994 results
14:16
14:16

Breaking Stereotypes; Star Performers Embrace TVET in Selection Process 1 5 Top story

This academic year, officials in charge of selecting and placing students for technical and vocational institutions have noticed that high-achieving students with better grades at O' level are showing a growing preference for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET).
12:37
12:37

UNEB Adjusts Dates for One-Off UCE Exams Under Old Curriculum 1

The special examination was intended for learners impacted by the transition, encompassing those who failed their UCE examinations in the preceding year, candidates who did not register for the 2023 examination, those who registered but did not sit for finals and adult learners studying independently.
17:12
17:12

Nebbi Cuts Martyrs Day Budget by UGX 2B, Cites Financial Constraints Among Faithful 1 4

Catherine Akumu Mavenjina, the chairperson of the organizing committee, explains that when Nebbi was selected to animate and lead the 2024 Martyrs' Day by the Uganda Episcopal Conference, a committee formulated a budget of Shillings 3.8 billion for a vibrant event.
13:10
13:10

Bubaale Primary School Headteacher Arrested for Issuing False PLE Exam Results 1

Information obtained from UNEB spokesperson Jennifer Kalule revealed that during the hearing, it was discovered that the school administrators provided incorrect self-drafted results on testimonials forms.
14:48
14:48

Gender Ministry Reviews Family Policy Draft 5

The said draft policy seeks to protect the at-risk family unit which is crucial for the country's well-being and development. It also identifies challenges faced by the family and provides guidelines for government and stakeholders to address them.
08:43
08:43

60 Years of Uganda Martyrs: Kampala Archdiocese Commences Celebrations with Sacred Relic Tour 2

As the martyrs' relics traverse various locations, the faithful are anticipated to reflect on the steadfast faith of the Uganda martyrs, aiming to renew their own commitment under the theme; We the baptized, let us journey together in communion, participation, and mission in the footsteps of the Uganda martyrs.
14:25
14:25

Gov't to Fund 2,500 Students to Pursue National Certificates in TVET 1

According to a circular issued by Ketty Lamaro, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education, the selection and placement process for TVET will start on February 26.
20:01
20:01

Janet Museveni Addresses Question On Transition From Competence - Based To Existing A' Level Curriculum 1 4

Minister Museveni says that they have been guided by technical teams in the education sector that having learners of the revised curriculum progress into the existing A’level curriculum doesn’t comprise their subject or jeopardize their academic ground expected of them upon joining higher education.
18:02
18:02

14,879 Candidates Fail, Offered One-Off Chance To Resit Under Old Curriculum 1 3

Professor Celestino Obua, Chairperson of the Uganda Examinations Board (UNEB), highlighted that this group will be provided a one-time opportunity to resit the examination under the old curriculum.
15:36
15:36

Improved Performance As UNEB Releases Final Results Under Old UCE Curriculum 1 4 Top story

The minister also conveyed her joy over the improved results this year, as a larger number of learners are now qualified to progress to the next level of education compared to previous years. While appreciating this positive development, she acknowledged that it raises crucial questions about what was done differently this time and what factors contributed to this trend.
21:41
21:41

Education Ministry In Crisis As Old Curriculum Ends 1 7 Top story

MPS furious as the Ministry of Education revealed that candidates who sat UCE under the old curriculum will be granted a one-off chance to repeat. The transition plan to the new curriculum has gaps.
20:02
20:02

Moses Kafeero Exonerated In Ndeeba Church Demolition Saga 1 Top story

The witness told the Anti-Corruption Court that there was an attempt to furnish Kafeero with documents after the church had been razed.
15:22
15:22

Old Kampala SS Woes; Former Headteacher Appeals to Parliamentary Committee, Challenges Unfair Transfer 1

In November 2023, the IG released a comprehensive 100-page report exposing systemic issues at the once-prestigious city school. The report highlighted instances of malpractice, maladministration, abuse of office, and mismanagement of funds under Ssuuna's leadership.
23:35
23:35

Education Reforms; UMDPC Recommends Unified Assessment For Medical Students 5 1

The Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council holds the view that the national assessment will be part of the strategies to enhance the quality of medical education and training.
21:20
21:20

UNEB Grading Controversy Sparks Deep-Rooted Education Assessment Debate 1

The ongoing discussion is largely fueled by a social media post that seems to have been captured from a WhatsApp group of old boys of St Mary's College, Kisubi-SMACK90 and has gained traction through widespread sharing by various users.
12:22
12:22

Bukalasa Lecturer Advocates for Resource, Facility Sharing Among Neighboring Schools 1

Joseph Sserwanga, the Deputy Principal of Bukalasa Agricultural College has expressed concern that both government and private investors find it challenging to afford the necessary resources for each school, and highlighted the critical shortage of resources like land, sports facilities, and laboratories, which are essential for effective learning.
16:41
16:41

Lecturers Call for Emphasis on TVET Education 1 4

The Principal of Bukalasa Agricultural College, Gelvan Kisolo Lule proposed that individuals with university-level academic backgrounds should primarily dedicate themselves to research and the generation of new knowledge, products, and technologies. Subsequently, these innovations would be implemented by skilled artisans and technicians within their specific fields.
11:08
11:08

Gov’t Identifies Circular Economy Roadmap as Tool for Sustainable Development Initiatives 1 3

The circular economy is a closed-loop system that efficiently uses resources, minimizes waste and promotes recycling. It addresses environmental challenges by reducing extraction, waste, and pollution while creating economic opportunities for growth, innovation, and job creation.
12:56
12:56

UNATU Clarifies Position on Alleged Strike 1

Commenting on the matter, Filbert Baguma, the General Secretary of UNATU, stated that the announcement did not originate from UNATU and has dissociated the association from the alleged strike. He urged the general public and teachers to treat the information with the contempt it deserves.
Feb 1994 results