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17:52
17:52

Soroti Authorities Close Three Private Schools soroti district 3

Calvin Elenyu, the Soroti District Education Secretary, says they have summoned the proprietors of the affected schools to establish their motive for ignoring the directives issued to them.
12:49
12:49

Soroti University Denies Causing RDC's Suspension soroti district 1 5

Nyene confirmed that RDC Ocailap could have landed in trouble because of his reckless statements he made in regards to the land wrangles between the University and local community.
06:50
06:50

Soroti District Halts Teacher Transfers upe schools 2

In what appeared as a new strategy to boost performance, the education department headed by D.E.O Everest Okello caused the transfers of 17 head teachers and 74 classroom teachers. Several others were lined up for possible demotion.
11:32
11:32

Student Numbers Dwindle over Severe Food Shortages food crisis 3

In January, the district disaster preparedness committee confirmed that over 17,000 households were starving after a prolonged drought that devastated gardens during first and second planting seasons.
12:09
12:09

Soroti Reshuffles Head Teachers Over Poor Performance ple 1 1

As a new strategy to boost performance in the area, 17 head teachers and 74 classroom teachers have been reshuffled while an unspecified number has also been lined up for demotion.
11:13
11:13

Soroti Schools Record Low Turn-up of Pupils kaberamaido 2

About 150 out of a student population of 700 pupils had reported at Fr. Hilders Primary School located in senior quarters ward; Western division while less than 120 out of 500 pupils reported within the first week of the term at Akisim P.7 School in Soroti town.
10:24
10:24

Soroti Reinstates Use of Mother Tongue in Lower Primary Classes uneb 3

Simon Emoru Anagu, the district Inspector of Schools told URN that they have rescinded the previous decision after research proved that its easier for children to cope while taught in a language they understand.
10:32
10:32

Excitement as Soroti Escapes List of Worst Performers uneb 1

Richard Okiria, the head teacher Agirigiroi Primary School in Arapai Sub County whose school registered two first grades and 40 second graders, says improving performance is a gradual process.
18:12
18:12

Teso Leaders Launch Girl Child Protection Drive soroti district 3

The campaign will focus on eliminating cases of defilement, rape and sexual harassment often subjected to young girls by peers, guardians and other community members including parents.
12:11
12:11

Govt Yet to Take over Community Schools In Soroti soroti district

Soroti district Education Officer Everest Okello says despite the resolution passed by the district council in 2015 appealing for support, government has remained adamant. In 2015, Dr. Rose Nassali Lukwago, the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Education and Sports, sent a circular to all district education officers saying government had halted support to community primary schools citing lack of funds.
11:38
11:38

Soroti Resorts to Community Engagement to Boost UPE Performance upe schools 2

Under the community engagement campaign, each parent is expected to ensure that learners have gone to school in time and not held at home to do domestic work. School governing bodies including Parents and Teachers Association PTA and School Management Committees are expected to conduct regular participatory schools supervision to ensure teachers perform their expected duties.
07:54
07:54

School Feeding Programme Fails To Take Off In Soroti soroti district 2

Out of the 79 Universal Primary Education--UPE--schools in Soroti district, the programme has since inception only been implemented at Akolodong primary school in Asuret Sub County, courtesy of funding from the European Union.
11:07
11:07

School Director Clears Teacher\'s Salaries at Police Station soroti district 1

Bishop Okabe, the Director Rhema High school confirmed the payment of the teachers adding that he delayed to clear the teachers salaries because he was too busy with the NRM Primary campaigns.
07:41
07:41

Soroti Students Arrested For Violent Strike soroti district 1 1

Police say the students of Light SSS held a violent strike and destroyed school property, prompting the arrest. The students were protesting ending of a farewell party at 6pm.
09:20
09:20

118 Government Schools in Soroti Lack Land Titles soroti district 2

But John Nyakahuma, the Soroti Chief Administrative Officer-CAO and District Education Officer Everest Okello told URN they don't have information on how many schools don't have titles.
10:52
10:52

IGG Orders Soroti Municipality to Halt All Activities at Moruapesur Primary school soroti district 3

But Omer insists that the disputed land belongs to the school, adding that, the settlers are former Internally Displaced Persons and have no claim.
13:22
13:22

Parents Reject Head Teacher Accused of Defilement underage sex 1 Top story

Juma Hassan Nyene, the police spokesperson East Kyoga told our reporter that the Resident State Attorney (RSA) instructed the police to release the suspect Gabriel Esone while investigations continue. However, parents have threatened to lynch the head teacher if he returns to Obule Primary School.
11:22
11:22

Acting Head Teachers Accuse Soroti DEO of Discrimination teacher transfers 2

Another bitter head teacher says Soroti district will never register good performance in Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) because the DEO demotes and transfers appointed head teachers to schools regardless of their grades.
15:53
15:53

Teachers, Students Fail to Give Number of MPs, Ministers and Districts soroti district 6 1 Top story

Rhoda Nate, a primary four pupil at Pioneer Primary school says she is confused about the exact number of districts in the country given the contradiction between the head teacher and her teacher.
16:08
16:08

Students lynch suspected thief mob justice 1

Three members of the same group managed to escape while their colleague was killed by the students in vengeance, Ayub Waiswa, the Soroti District Criminal Investigations Officer says.
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