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11:44
11:44

Councilor Wants Elections of District Rep on Kabale University Council Nullified 7 6

The matter stems from an election that was held on June 21 at the district council hall where Tumuheki was elected as the representative of the district on the university council to replace the late Patrick Besigye Keihwa, the former LCV Chairperson who died last year.
07:47
07:47

Kabale Technical Institute Students Protest Maladministration 6 3

Edgar Byamukama, one of the concerned students, says that they are tired of the administration led by their principal Francis Tibemanya. According to Byamukama, this academic term was slated to end on August 12 in accordance with the timetable issued by the Ministry of Education and Sports.
08:09
08:09

St. Mary’s College Rushoroza Suspends 825 Students Over Fight 4 4 Top story

The students who were suspended on Saturday are from senior four, five, and six. One of the students who spoke on condition of anonymity said that trouble started on Friday night at around 10:00 PM after students in senior four and six fought over space to watch television.
14:13
14:13

Kiswahili Lecturers Struggle to Deal with Slangs 2 4

The Chief Editor of Jarid ya Chakama, a Swahili News journal for PHD students of Kiswahili in East Aftica, Prof. Musol Kandagor said they were challenged by the Sheng slang whereby students were mixing it in both spoken and written vocabulary
17:29
17:29

President Museveni Yet to Fulfill UGX 48b Pledge to Kabale University 2 2

Edison Kakuru, the Chairman University Council says that in 2016, Museveni who was the guest of honor during the graduation ceremony pledged the money to help in face lifting infrastructure.
08:52
08:52

Education Ministry to Take Over Eight Schools in Kabale District 6 1

The primary schools have been previously managed privately by foundation bodies which include the Protestant and Catholic churches. The motion for their takeover was presented by Lydia Turyasingura, the Chairperson of the Education Committee during the council session sitting at Kabale District Council hall on Thursday.
16:33
16:33

Kabale Not to Participate in Copa Coca-Cola 9 6

Joseph Akankwasa, Kabale district ASSHU Sports Committee Chairman who is also the Headteacher of Rukore Secondary School in Ndorwa west county says that the association has resolved to suspend this year’s sports activities and co-curricular activities as a way of containing the spread of Covid-19.
14:04
14:04

Kabale Nursing School Struggles with Accommodation, Transport Challenges 2 1

The institution which was established in 1972, currently has an enrollment of 500 nursing students. However, Dr Sophie Namasoppo, the Chairperson of the Institution's Governing Council says that despite registering a high number of students, they do not have enough space to accommodate them.
14:53
14:53

Gov't Releases UGX 500M for Renovation of Maziba Primary School 2 3

The structures that include seven classroom blocks, head teacher’s office, staffroom, and store were destroyed by landslides in May 2020. However, there was no intervention from the government leaving teachers and parents uncertain if the school will reopen.
16:23
16:23

Newly Constructed Seed Schools in Kigezi Region Lack Power 9 2

At Rwamucucu Seed Secondary School, the head teacher, Rev. Ivan Muhoozi says that the computer laboratory can’t operate without power. He adds that the school is financially incapacitated to buy a generator.
07:38
07:38

Four Schools in Kabale Fail to Re-open 4 3

The Director Rev. David Rurihoona says that the school was partly being supported by a non-government organization he declined to reveal, which advised him to shut it down. Rurihoona says that he is now rebranding the premises to focus on another project he is still discussing with the donors.
21:42
21:42

Schools Reopening: Kabale Bus, Taxi Operators Abandon Park 3 9

Our reporter saw taxis and buses loading from Kigongi main street and Butorere along Kabale, Mbarara road, opposite centenary bank along Kabale-Katuna high way and former Kisoro Taxi Park commonly known as Esso along Kabale-Kisoro road.
12:06
12:06

Maziba Primary School in Ruins Ahead of Reopening 6 4

The school structures were destroyed by landslides caused by heavy rains on May 2, 2020. The seven classroom blocks, head teacher’s office staffroom, and store were completely destroyed.
15:36
15:36

MUBS Student Ventures into Stone Quarrying 4 3

A 22-year-old female student of Makerere University Business School (MUBS) has turned the nationwide lockdown to start and grow a stone quarrying business.
10:31
10:31

Two Guild Leaders of NTC Kabale Held for Injuring Police Officer 4 5

Angry students led by their guild leaders Geoffrey Mumbere and Barnabas Agaba grabbed a microphone from the principal and attempted to beat him. As a result, police started firing tear gas and live bullets in the air to disperse.
12:17
12:17

Kabale NTC Students Strike over UGX 200m School Practice Money NTC Kabale 4 3 Top story

The concerned students say that they were perturbed when Benjamin Turyahikayo, the NTC Principal revealed to them that their money was channeled to pay electricity, water bills, purchasing stationery, and maintenance of the college compound.
17:55
17:55

Online Voting System Frustrates Kabale University Guild Elections 6 4

The voting which took place today had a hybrid of both physical and online polls. While Engineering and Medicine students were voting physically at the University playground in Kikungiri, the rest of the departments were voting through the AIMS software.
19:57
19:57

Kabale Nursing School Students Protest Maladministration strike 4 2

They also accuse the administration of maintaining medical, field placement, utilities, and computer Maintenance and internet fees yet they plan to close by the end of this month and send the students home to embrace to continue with online studies.
09:38
09:38

URA Donates Motorboat to Bwama Island Primary school Lake Bunyonyi 4 3

Musinguzi explained that the donation is part of the initiative by URA’s Corporate Service Department, which started in 2019 following media reports in 2017 indicating how pupils were struggling to access education services by crossing the lake using canoes.
14:42
14:42

7,712 Teenage Pregancies Recorded in Kigezi 8 2

Pamela Kembabazi, the Rukiga District Senior Probation, and Welfare Officer says that 71 cases were recorded from July 2020 to July 2021. Kembabazi attributes the rising cases to the negligence of parents.
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