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15:09
15:09

From the Street to Medical School; The Hustle of a Samaritan Student candidates 4

As dusk fell, he says, his erstwhile rescuer got a call from the husband, who informed her that he would not have enough resources to look after the little boy. He says his sister told him to stay at the park and wait briefly till she comes back, but that was to be his first night on the streets of Kampala.
09:29
09:29

Gov't to Deliver Second Phase of Study Materials education 2 1

Muyingo said that the government is determined to ensure that learners continue with studies because the ministry is not sure when schools will re-open.
10:49
10:49

UNEB Boss Speaks Out on Registration for Candidates, Examination Process Dan Odongo 3 1

He, however, adds that even though the country has been on lockdown, UNEB will not compromise on standards and therefore he urges candidates to make sure that they use every opportunity and platform put in place by government and schools to study across the curriculum.
10:25
10:25

Largest UPE School in Kasese Hit by Water Shortage NWSC 4 2

The school Director of Studies, Joachim Bwambale says that the water shortage could result in an outbreak of diseases since the pupils no longer wash their hands after visiting the toilets.
11:17
11:17

Cabinet to Discuss Implementation of New Lower Secondary Curriculum-Janet Museveni Uganda 5 1 Top story

The Education and Sports Minister, Janet Kataaha Museveni told journalists shortly after the release of the Uganda Business and Technical Examination Board-UBTEB results on Friday, said that after the cabinet discussion, they will have to sort out their next cause of action with parliament.
20:17
20:17

Minister Cautions Schools Against Compressing Teaching Syllabus student 4 1

Mrs Museveni says the result of the practices is that some topics are skipped or lightly dealt with and in the end, learners miss out the basic principles adding that revision is ineffective when learners have not understood the subject matter.
13:42
13:42

UCE Results: 166,530 Candidates Fail Physics, Chemistry education 1 1

According to the Uganda National Education Board Executive Secretary Dan Odongo, although there has been an overall improvement performance in a number of subjects, there is still a challenge in overall pass levels for science subjects.
14:08
14:08

Schools Petition Education Authorities to Consider Vertical Structural Development land 3 1 Top story

David Nkojjo, the Chairperson St Jude- Bbanda School Management Committee observes that due to development priorities competing for land in Wakiso district, many schools have lost their land to grabbers while others find a hard time when the foundation bodies reclaim part of the land leaving them with tiny potions.
12:39
12:39

Bugweri DEO Under Investigations for Mismanaging Funds education 1 1

The funds comprise of 16 million Shillings meant for capacity building of school management committees, 17 million Shillings for monitoring of the UNICEF program, and the 3.2 million Shillings allocated to monitoring of the 2019 primary leaving exams.
18:47
18:47

Encroachment on Masese Hill Compromises School Safety government 4 1 Top story

The school head teacher, Christine Babirye, says huge gullies created on the slopes of the hill stretch into the school compound, which puts pupil’s lives at risk.
17:21
17:21

Makerere Impasse: Nine Students Suspended education 1

Those issued warning letters include the Gender and Ethics & Integrity guild Minister, Marion Kirabo, who is also a fourth year student of Bachelor of Laws. Judith Nalukwago a Bachelor of Dental Surgery who is also the Vice Guild President has also been warned.
16:49
16:49

Mayuge Pupil Collapses Dead During Football Match district

On of the teachers Sadat Mivule identified the dead 14-year old primary six pupil as Umar Wakoli, a resident of Nakiwaka village, Imanyiro sub-county.
18:49
18:49

Graphics Designer Testifies in Mak Gold Scandal Case accusation 2 1

Defense lawyer Humphrey Tumwesigye said to be an expert, it doesn’t only mean one must have gone through formal education. “You can become an expert through experience,” he told court.
19:13
19:13

Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors Makerere University 6 2 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
16:51
16:51

Former Busoga University Students Protest Delayed Graduation education 3 1

Sumaya Nakanda, one of the affected students, says she has failed to upgrade using the academic documents from Busoga university due to lack of approved registration numbers, which can only be availed after acquiring her transcript.
13:33
13:33

Fire Guts Juma Alhamil Boys Dormitory education 3 1

The fire which began at 10:00 pm on Tuesday destroyed the dormitory block housing over 150 boys of Primary five and six. Several suitcases, books and mattresses were all burnt to ash.
07:48
07:48

African Govt’s Urged to Stimulate Skills Education government 2 1

Statistics by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), demonstrate that significant transformations are still required to make education systems more inclusive and accessible. It shows that only 10 per cent of people has completed upper secondary education in low-income countries, 40 per cent of the global population is not taught in a language they speak or fully understand and over 75 per cent of secondary school age refugees are out of school.
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