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Jul 2022 8 results
17:47
17:47

Teachers Disappointed with UNATU Decision to Call Off Strike 3 1

While UNATU suspended the strike to enable negotiations to continue, teachers that laid their chalk down feel betrayed by the union. Many of them intimate that their leaders should have remained steadfast until the government committed to increasing their salaries
17:12
17:12

Accountancy Students Decry Tough Papers, High Failure Rates 5

“Can the institute help people who have failed the papers like four times as it is demotivating and demoralizing!” said a student. But CPA Mayende, the ICPAU President said the institute cannot compromise the quality of the profession since it is internationally affiliated.
16:39
16:39

Seed School Builders Strike Over Pay 3 1

On Monday, angry laborers locked the girl’s dormitory and the administration block protesting underpaid arrears. Justine Okumu, one of the workers told URN that their children have been suspended from school due to accumulated school dues.
16:27
16:27

Contractor Fails to complete Amida Seed Secondary School 1 5

The government contracted Zeep Construction Uganda Limited, to construct the school within three years at a cost of 2.55 billion Shillings. However, the contractor has failed to complete the work in the last three financial years and the funds have been returned twice to the consolidated fund.
16:13
16:13

Parliament Directs Prime Minister on Arts Teachers Interventions teachers strike 4 1

On Monday, Teachers under the Uganda National Teachers’ Union (UNATU) called off their strike that started on June 15th in a quest for salary enhancement, with equity and harmonization across the board.
14:55
14:55

School Strike: 14 Kimanya Students in Custody, Parents Threaten to Sue Students Strike 1 2 Top story

Mohammad Nsubuga, the Greater Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson has confirmed the detention of the students for their role in the strike.
08:00
08:00

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.
07:14
07:14

Over 1,000 Students Suspended as Security Closes Kimanya SS Over Strike 4 1

According to one of the teachers who preferred not to be named, trouble started on Sunday night when students in candidate classes rose up against the recurrent power blackouts at the school, which they argued were frustrating their night revision schedules.
Jul 2022 8 results