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12:48
12:48

Gov’t Calls for Talks with Striking Science Tutors 1

Since August 2023, numerous science tutors primarily from the 23 core primary teacher colleges have expressed grievances about being removed from the science salary scale without sufficient explanation. This action has resulted in them not receiving their rightful payments for eight months.
19:51
19:51

Eid to be Held on Wednesday-Sharia Director committee 1 Top story

The announcement came from the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council (UMSC) following the moon sighting committee reporting negative results.
08:55
08:55

Gen Mbadi Puts UNBS, Trade Ministry Staff on Notice 1 4

Gen Mbadi, who until recently served as the Commander of the Defense Forces, said that despite the vital role that the UNBS should play in maintaining market standards for both domestic and export goods, the institution seems to be trapped in corruption, disorder, and incompetence.
11:41
11:41

Kyambogo University Emphasizes Due Process in handling Sexual Harassment Cases 3 1

Katunguka maintains that while the university is eager to take decisive action, due process must be followed to ensure that even the accused is given the right to be heard during the investigation process. He added that in many instances where Kyambogo or other institutions have rushed to take action, they have later faced legal repercussions. Instances have arisen where courts have ruled against them, ordering the payment of substantial sums of money due to failures in following due process.
09:46
09:46

Junior Civil Servants Reluctant to Report Corruption Cases 1 3

During the interaction, several junior civil servants conveyed their dilemma to the IGG, emphasizing their dependence on tokens or minor favors from their superiors to complement their meager incomes.
15:28
15:28

Resisting Kiswahili; Another Outcome of Religious Woes in Colonial Buganda higher education 3 1 Top story

Phrases like "Panda Gari," (board the car) "Kitambuliso yako iko wapi?" (where is your Identity card?)" "Funguwa Mulango" (Open the door) and "towa pesa" (bring money) remain engrained in the minds of those who experienced those difficult times.
14:05
14:05

Archbishop Ssemogerere Urges Christians to Extend Good Deeds Beyond Lenten Season 1 6

Archbishop Ssemogerere emphasized the need for individuals to avoid sinful behavior and embrace a life guided by principles of self-discipline and Christian values
16:15
16:15

Ugandan Elected Orthodox Bishop of South Sudan 1

Prior to his elevation, Archimandrite Mbonabingi has been serving as the dean of the Fort Portal Region and at the same time Executive Secretary of the Uganda Joint Christian Council-UJCC.
15:22
15:22

Ecumenism Among Christians Still Elusive- UJCC Executive Secretary 1 5

The Archimandrite delivered these remarks during a gathering at Old Kampala SS, where christains from various member Denominations of the Uganda Joint Christian Council (UJCC) came together for the annual National Ecumenical Public Way of the Cross to commemorate Jesus' journey to Calvary.
17:20
17:20

Kampala Archdiocese Gets First Female Head of Laity 1 2 Top story

Emily Kitto Mwaka, who was elected to the position in the previous election, was formally presented on Thursday alongside other elected members of the Archdiocesan Council of Lay Apostolate to the Archbishop Paul Ssemogerere during the Chrism Mass.
17:00
17:00

Archbishop Ssemogerere Calls on Priests to Uphold Vows 1 2 Top story

Addressing the priests as shepherds of the faithful, Archbishop Ssemogerere emphasized the need to avoid excesses and abuses that could harm the unity of the Church.
07:59
07:59

UBTEB Decries Reluctance to Provide Internship Opportunities to Trainees 2 1

Onesmus Oyesigye, the Executive Secretary said that there is reluctance by some industries to offer industrial training placement vacancies to the trainees yet this is very important in the acquisition of hands-on training.
15:45
15:45

What is in UNEB's New Competence Bassed Assessment? question 1 1

Upon examining the sample papers released on Monday and comparing them with past papers, it's evident that UNEB has implemented significant changes. One notable adjustment is the reduction in the number of questions per paper, accompanied by an extension of time for certain subjects.
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17:30

Kabaka Commends Prof. Lunyiigo for Changing Narrative on Mwanga Uganda 2 Top story

In a letter addressed to Lunyiigo on the occasion of his 80th birthday, Kabaka Mutebi commended him for employing exemplary historical research skills in his book titled "Mwanga II: Resistance to the Imposition of British Colonial Rule in Buganda 1884-1899". First printed in 2011, the book has over the years garnered attention for its innovative approach in challenging Eurocentric perspectives, humanizing Kabaka Mwanga II and placing him in the broader context of his time.
16:45
16:45

UNEB Releases Sample Papers for New O’Level Curriculum teacher 2 1 Top story

Jennifer Kalule Musamba, the UNEB spokesperson has confirmed that the sample papers are now available, and they distribute them to schools to familiarize both teachers and students with the format of Competency Based Assessment (CBA) questions.
13:01
13:01

Nsambya Youth Stir Souls with Passion Story Enactment on Palm Sunday Christian 3 2 Top story

Gathered in the gardens, which transformed into a makeshift theater, the youth adorned elaborate costumes reminiscent of Jesus' time, wielding props like spears for soldiers and robes for scribes and Pharisees.
20:20
20:20

More Voices Urge Gov’t To Increase Funding For Education Sector 1 3

Records indicate that the current expenditure on the education sector stands at approximately 11.3 percent of the total government expenditure, falling below the benchmark recommended by the Education 2030 Framework for Action. The framework suggests allocating at least 15 to 20 percent of public expenditure towards education.
17:31
17:31

Union Puts Gov’t on Notice Over Removal Of Tutors, ICT Teachers From Science Salary Scale 1 3

The Uganda Professional Science Teachers' Union (UPSTU) has issued an ultimatum to the government, giving it a ten-day window to reinstate science tutors and ICT teachers on the science salary scale. Failure to comply may result in the union resorting to industrial action.
10:29
10:29

OPM Urges Agencies, Institutions To Adopt Contingency Plans For Disaster Preparedness 1 2

Rose Nakabugo Bwenvu, Assistant. Commissioner Department of Disaster Preparedness and Management, says that having in place detailed strategy and plans is deemed essential for not only enhancing disaster preparedness but also ensuring swift and effective responses in times of crisis.
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10:01

30-Year Legacy in Ruins: Lungujja Progressive School Falls Victim to Loan-Property Sale Scandal state attorney 1 Top story

Founded by Sarah Nabuuma Nyanzi, the school commenced its journey with merely two pupils in a modest boys' quarter of her Lungujja residence in 1995. With determination, Nyanzi painstakingly built the school brick by brick.
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