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20:17
20:17

Serere Teachers Go Without Pay for Eight Months serere district 3

Members of Parliament from Serere district have asked government to urgently pay primary teachers who have gone 8 months without pay.
14:08
14:08

Pupils Stranded as Mbarara Teachers Strike Bites strikes 6 2

Pupils at several schools in Mbarara Municipality are stranded a day after teachers declared a sit-down strike over non-payment of their salaries.
07:44
07:44

300 Teachers in Kabale Deleted from Payroll salaries 2

Charles Badidi ,a Teacher at Buranga Secondary School in Kamuganguzi Sub County wonders why he was deleted from the payroll in October last year despite teaching for the last thirty-four years.
14:38
14:38

UNATU's Tweheyo Decampaigns Mbabazi james tweheyo 1

The Uganda National Teachers Union UNATU General Secretary James Tweheyo has said he will mobilise teachers to decampaign independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi.
07:35
07:35

Panic as 40 Teachers Resign to Join Politics in Ntoroko teachers salaries 1 1 Top story

According to records at the district education department, 40 teachers tendered in their resignations last term to join elective politics. Some schools are now struggling to cope with the staff shortages.
16:42
16:42

Masaka Teachers Reject Museveni\'s UGX 250M Sacco Money teachers salaries 4 7 Top story

Mathias Mukasa, the UNATU Coordinator Greater Masaka region says they sensitized teachers in greater Masaka region not to attend the function as sign of rejecting the money.
15:38
15:38

UPE School Teacher On Managing A Class of 130 Pupils salary increment 2 4 Top story

When Mrs Jill Kentaro, a grade three teacher, stepped forward to face her first class in 1986, she had 40 eager pupils to instruct. 28 years later, Kentaro struggles to teach a class of 130 pupils in Kampala Capital City Council Authority Kamwokya Primary School.
08:16
08:16

Schools Turn to Dry Cassava As UPE Funds Delay grants 2 Top story

Schools in Kabale have not received their UPE grants for the second term, which closes this week. Head teachers under their umbrella body, Kabale Municipal Council Head Teacher’s Association say the delayed release of funds has crippled their activities and affected the quality of learning.
07:22
07:22

Govt Drops School Grading System teachers salaries

Government has dropped school grading system for all primary and secondary schools across the country. In a directive issued to the education ministry on 6th May 2014, the ministry of financed had noted that since 1997 when the last grading was done, there had been no review and this had affected the salary structure and access to payroll by many teachers and head teachers.
11:50
11:50

Govt To Pay Teachers Salary Arrears On June 30th delayed salaries 2

The ministry of Public Service says it will on June 30th clear salary arrears for teachers who have not been paid since January. Samuel Eitu, the head of human resources at the ministry said yesterday while meeting the teachers from Gulu district that the salary irregularities will end with this financial year.
10:59
10:59

Rakai Teachers Strike over Delayed Salaries teachers salaries 4 2

Ssemwogerere says all the affected teachers resolved to stop teaching as a protest move that will force government to disburse their salaries for the months of March, April and May.
12:11
12:11

Budget Countdown; Teachers Optimistic on Salary Increment teachers salaries 1 2

James Tweheyo, the General Secretary of Uganda National Teachers’ Union-UNATU says they are eagerly awaiting the realization of an outstanding undertaking by government to improve teacher’s welfare. He says that after a series of failed promises, the teachers will hold the government accountable if the money is not allocated in the budget.
07:46
07:46

25,000 Teachers Miss February Salary teachers salaries 2

At least 25,000 teachers are among the civil servants across the country yet to get their February salary as the mystery of why they are not receiving their pay continues.
12:32
12:32

Platinum Credit Manager Arrested over Ushs. 100M Fraud teachers salaries 2

Kulikayo was picked up in Kyotera after meeting with affected teachers who pinned him for allegedly embezzling their salaries amounting to 100 million shillings.
11:13
11:13

Districts Deliberately Refusing To Issue Teachers Pay Slips - UNATU ghost teachers 1

UNATU says at the height of their sit-down strike and negotiations in 2012, they demanded that each teacher be given his/her pay-slip. Schools were also expected to be provided with teachers’ payrolls. James Tweheyo, the UNATU Secretary General, says this would help in rooting out ghost teachers and those whose salaries were illegally deducted.
15:57
15:57

200 Civil Servants in Luweero Abandon Work As Salary Delays Persist delayed salaries 3 Top story

On Monday, angry civil servants together with their children stormed the office of the deputy Chief Administrative Christopher Oketayot demanding for an explanation. Oketayot had to call the LC 5 chairman Abdul Nadduli who pleaded with them to return at work as government address their grievances but they vowed not work until their salaries are paid.
17:12
17:12

Rakai Teachers Suspend Teaching Over Exorbitant Loans teachers salaries 5 2

Alex Ssemwogerere, the Chairperson Uganda National Teachers Union in Rakai branch explains that in 2010, teachers entered an agreement with Platinum Credit Uganda Limited to give them loans.
15:26
15:26

72 Primary School Teachers in Kitgum District Turn to Boda boda Business teachers salaries 4

Lam Eugene Okumu, the chairperson of Kitgum Boda Boda Association says unreliable salary payment is to blame for the trend. He says the teachers are those that borrowed salary loans from different commercial banks and were struggling to pay them back using their salaries.
13:14
13:14

Ghost Teachers to Blame for Declining Education Standards teachers salaries 1

The presence of ghost teachers and pupils, poor remuneration and lack of clear supervision by the district officials still hamper the quality of teaching and learning in Uganda.
11:20
11:20

Gov\'t: Teachers\' Salary Increment Must Wait for 2014 teachers salaries 2

Education Minister Jessica Alupo says the salaries will only be increased in the next financial year. However, UNATU insists the increment must happen this year or come November 10 will resume an indefinite strike.
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