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18:24
18:24

SEATIN Rallies Teachers to Improve Students Debating Skills 2 2

Universities that took part in this year’s SEATIN debate competitions include Makerere, UCU, Islamic University of Uganda- IUIU, International University of East Africa- IUEA, Cavendish, Uganda Martyrs University-Nkozi, Kyambogo University, Mbarara, Ndejje and Gulu University.
15:12
15:12

Uganda Lagging Behind in Implementing UN Convention On Rights of Children-UNICEF world vision uganda 3 1

According to UNICEF, Uganda still has a long way to go in implementing the convention which it ratified in 1990.
20:35
20:35

Singer Bosmic Sits UACE Exams Gulu High School 1 Top story

Bosmic, however, didn’t downplay public speculation that he is upgrading his academic credentials because of his ambition to contest for the Kitgum Municipality MP seat. The seat is currently occupied by Beatrice Atim Anywar.
17:57
17:57

MPs Want Action Taken Aganist Schools that Denied Candidates UACE Exams UNEB 2 1

Gulu Municipality MP Lyandro Komakech while raising a matter of national importance in Parliament questioned why the students were barred.
17:09
17:09

Iganga Top Care Candidates will be Assessed Normally-UNEB 3 1 Top story

Jennifer Kalule, the UNEB Spokesperson, says they have received informal requests to avail the candidates a supplementary paper but this isn’t provided for in their polices.
16:14
16:14

MUASA Boss Set to Resume Work After Suspension strike 3 1 Top story

Dr. Kamunyu vowed in an interview with URN never to cede to dishonesty as he returns to Makerere University, saying that academic freedoms and freedoms of expression that he was fighting for remain cardinal to him.
13:39
13:39

Technical Glitch Caused Distribution of Fewer PLE Papers in Schools-UNEB UACE 2019 1 1

Some of the affected schools were Nakasero Primary School, St Martin KCCA Primary School in Mulago and Kitante Primary School. Rogers Nambuli, the headteacher Nakasero Primary School, says when they noticed that ten scripts were missing, they informed the KCCA area supervisor.
11:25
11:25

Three Held Over Child Kidnap Lira District

Owera is alleged to have kidnapped Okot, the child of Ronald Odongo, a local trader in Lira town and took him to a woman at Akalo trading center in Kole district before he demanded for a ransom of shillings 20 million from the parents.
11:12
11:12

Bududa Secondary School Teachers Share Latrine with Students 3 2

Janet Nabwire, a female student, says they share the same latrine with boys, which compromises their privacy.
10:29
10:29

Gulu School in Need of Sports Equipment for Children With Disability Gulu Municipal

The Sports teacher, Alfred Labeja, says the school team was unable to participate in this year`s National Paralympics games held in Mpigi district due to lack of some of equipment.
19:06
19:06

School Teacher in Pader Survives Beating by Parents Over Drunkenness

Michael Komakech, a Primary Four Social Studies teacher at Lacor Primary School was saved from the angry mob by area security committee who whisked him to Atanga Police Post for safe custody.
10:35
10:35

Education Ministry Reviews Vocational Professionals’ Framework to Improve Competency 3 2 Top story

Speaking at the conference of Principals and Tutors of Health Training Institutions in Masaka district, Dr. Museene indicated that the proposed education policy adjustments will include expanding Vocational trainee’s qualification up-to post graduate academic levels including Master and Doctorates-PHD levels.
16:54
16:54

Schools Decry Fees Defaulters as Senior Six Exams Kick off 5 2

Moses Buyela, the Head Teacher Mbale Secondary School in Mbale said over 30 candidates have been allowed to sit their examinations without clearing school dues.
15:08
15:08

Kigezi Diocese Kampala Chapter Non Tribal - Bishop Bagamuhunda 4 1

Reverend Erasmus Turyatunga, the Diocesan Secretary of the Diocese of Kigezi says the Fellowship embraces other ethnic groups and friends of Kigezi despite highlighting lots of issues in the mother diocese in Kabale.
14:42
14:42

Rules Committee to Summon Prof Nawangwe Makerere university 1

Zaake is accused of insulting Nawangwe when he appeared before the Committee on Education and Sports on Wednesday during the inquiry into the Makerere University strike.
13:25
13:25

Diocese of Kigezi Celebrates 55 Years of Runyankole - Rukiga Bible Translation 2 1

Arrival of the translation ended years of struggle faced om evangelization of Bakiga Communities using Luganda and Lunyoro – Lutoro Bible versions.
12:48
12:48

Invigilators Fail to Show Up for UACE Exams 1

At some centres which URN reporter visited like; Lake Side College, Luzira, invigilators had not arrived at the school 9:50 a.m. At uphill college in Nakawa examinations had to delay up to almost 10:00 due to late arrival of invigilators.
11:41
11:41

Kirabo: The Little Known Face of the Makerere Fees Increment Strike government 4 3 Top story

Kirabo went to Kampala Kindergarten for nursery and Kampala Parents before switching to City Parents Primary School in Nakulabye, where she sat her Primary Leaving Examinations and obtained 8 aggregates in 2009.
10:43
10:43

Early Rains Delays Delivery of UACE Exams Kampala

Hajji Buwembo, the head teacher of Kakungulu Memorial School says that they to improvise transport means to pick up the examination papers. "Due to the morning rains there was a lot of traffic jam and many of us had to improvise and use Boda boda to pick out examinations," he said.
07:26
07:26

Grieving Death Of Ten Students A Year After Rakai School Fire delayed justice 4 3 Top story

Nabasaji, a resident of Kalisizo Town Council in Kyotera district, says the delayed trial of the suspects has denied them justice.
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