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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.
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
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.
13:01
13:01

Nsambya Youth Stir Souls with Passion Story Enactment on Palm Sunday Christian 2 3 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 3 1

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.
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.
11:21
11:21

Muteesa I Royal University Granted Charter 1

In a letter dated March 13, 2024, The National Council for Higher Education confirmed that the charter, signed by the President, is pending gazetting by legal procedures.
09:35
09:35

Bugiri District Officials Remanded for Paying Fictious Salary Arrears 1

The court has heard that between March 2019 and December 2022 Ezakuru; the current CAO of Madi -Okollo District while employed as the Chief Administrative officer of Bigiri District together with Chief Finance Officer Nyende Mustapha and Senior Accountant Minsa Atoire irregularly initiated, validated and approved payment of fictitious salary arrears to a tune of 1.2 billion shillings to various employees of Bugiri District Local Government well knowing that their actions would occasion loss to the government.
15:49
15:49

80,643 Students Qualify For University Admission As UNEB Releases S.6 Exam Results 5 1 Top story

The results also indicate that 18,624 students achieved one principal pass, while 9,225 obtained a pass with one subsidiary pass. While this group of learners may not qualify for direct admission into a university degree program, they still have the opportunity to be admitted to institutions of higher learning to pursue diplomas and certificates in different fields.
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.
23:35
23:35

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

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.
18:48
18:48

PLE Results; Number Of Absentee Candidates Drops To Lowest 3 1

During the examination release, Janet Kataaha Museveni, the Minister of Education and Sports, expressed her satisfaction that the negative trend of absentee candidates in PLE has been reversed. However, she acknowledged that the figure of over 12,000 absentee candidates is still substantial.
15:45
15:45

Makerere University Main Building to be Ready by July – Prof Nawangwe 1 1

Nawangwe hopes most of the equipment that has been ordered from abroad will arrive in good time to enable the contractor to hand over the building in July as promised to the University management.
08:31
08:31

Entebbe Mayor Urges Gov’t for Enhanced Specialized Healthcare at G77 Spouses' Meeting 1 3 Top story

Mayor Rulinda underscored the challenges faced by underprivileged individuals in accessing high-quality and specialized healthcare, often hindered by the prohibitive costs associated with such services.
18:21
18:21

UMSC Joint Session Suspends Sheik Ssemambo 1 5 Top story

The joint session, one of the council's top organs brings together the National Executive Committee and College of Sheikh (Majlis Ulama). It plays a crucial role in the leadership of UMSC and in addressing internal matters within the organization.
15:11
15:11

Don’t Conform to World Standards– Archbishop Kaziimba 4 1

The Archbishop also appealed to Ugandans to desist from immoral and hateful acts like murder, land grabbing, corruption, abortion, and others. He said that these should not continue in the New Year and appealed for sanity.
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