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15:33
15:33

Amuru COVID-19 Taskforce Struggles to Track Evacuated Students From Kampala Gulu Univerity 1 1

Michael Lakony, the LCV Chairperson says that they don`t have records of the students and are cash strapped and lack enough resources including transport to follow up and monitor their conditions.
18:49
18:49

Amuru District Registers Low Turn Up of Primary Six Pupils 1 1

Before the closure of schools, the district had registered a total of 3,189 primary six pupils. However following the resumption of lessons only 1,810 pupils have reported to the school.
20:12
20:12

Seven Community Schools Fail to Reopen Due to Financial Constraints 1 1

Justine Oyoo, the Lajalula Primary School Head teacher told URN on Tuesday that they could not reopen for their eighteen finalist pupils due to financial constraints.
11:03
11:03

Rising Water Levels Block Candidates From Re-Opened Schools in Amuru. Heavy rains 1

Rose Ataro, a Primary Teachers Association member from Mutema Primary school says the water problem has persisted since 2011 including last year, when it killed one candidate who slipped and fell in Omer river while returning home from school.
09:44
09:44

Attiak Technical School to Get New Dormitory Block 1

Okot explained that the school has been battling with dwindling number of students due to lack of accommodation at the school since majority of the students come from the various districts of Acholi including Gulu, Omoro, Lamwo, Kitgum, Pader, Nwoya and parts of South Sudan which are far from Attiak and require them to get accommodation outside the school.
12:58
12:58

Amuru District Receives 70m for COVID-19 Activities in Schools School reopening 2

According to Lakony, each of the schools allowed to open will receive 1.5m to aid the running of the school activities in light of the pandemic.
12:07
12:07

Amuru District Seeks 7,000 Classroom Desks. Save the Children 1 2

Apollo Okello, the secretary for health, education and sports Amuru district, says the most affected learners by the inadequate facilities are those from primary one to primary four.
11:12
11:12

Amuru Officials Struggle to Cointain Escalating Teenage Pregnancies, Marriages Human Rights Focus

According to Lakony, they launched a community sensitization drive in May this year to stop the escalation of teenage pregnancies but hit a dead end when some parents failed to provide information on the whereabouts of their daughters.
13:24
13:24

Damaged Latrines Put School's Re-opening In Balance Save the Children

According to Onen, they only have UGX 800,000 in their account to re-roof and renovate the two latrines and the teacher`s house which was housing two classroom teachers, yet they need at least 5 million for the work.
12:36
12:36

Amuru Risks Losing Seed School to Encroachers Amuru Town Council 2 1

Richard Komakech, the Amuru Town Council LCIII Chairman notes that they have held several meetings with the encroachers and told them to vacate to pave way for the construction of the school, in vain.
12:32
12:32

PWDs in Amuru Demand for Special Needs Schools 2

Currently, the district has no special needs school with the nearest schools being in neighbouring Gulu district.
12:57
12:57

Over 22,000 Students Miss Learning Materials in Amuru 2

Lanyero says of these, the ministry of education only sent 5626 copies and Save the Children photocopied 21400 copies meaning 17097 primary school learners have missed out on the learning materials.
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