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Inspectors Accused of Turning Blind Eye As Schools Reopen for All Learners

16 Apr 2021 · The first phase of re-opening under this arrangement only targeted semi candidates (P.6, S3, and S.5) and the second targeted P.4, P.5 and S.1. However, some schools have decided to use the opportunity to sneak in learners from other classes.

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Inspectors Accused of Turning Blind Eye As Schools Reopen for All Learners 2 1

The first phase of re-opening under this arrangement only targeted semi candidates (P.6, S3, and S.5) and the second targeted P.4, P.5 and S.1. However, some schools have decided to use the opportunity to sneak in learners from other classes.
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UNEB Rules Out Special Exams for National Team Players Uganda Hippos 1 3 Top story

the Sports State Minister, Denis Hamson Obua, says they consulted Uganda National Examinations Board-UNEB and reached a final decision not to give special UCE examinations to the players. He told the Education Committee of parliament chaired by Jacob Opolot said giving the players special exams will open a Pandora Box
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Gov’t in Support of ‘Mandatory’ COVID-19 Vaccination for Teachers, Frontline Workers 1 4

While the government had initially said that Covid-19 vaccination is not compulsory and subject to consent, since the vaccines are new and have never been used before, this sentiment seems to have changed following low uptake of the vaccines by targeted groups.
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Kadhi Stops Headteachers from Nominating SMC Members education act 2008 4 1 Top story

Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa, the Luwero District Kadhi has confirmed receiving the notification from the DEO and directed Imams and country sheikhs to handle the nomination of SMC members at the 34 Muslim founded schools in the districts.
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Private Teachers Petition Parliament over UGX 20Bn Relief Fund lockdown 2 1

In July 2020, the government pledged 20 Billion Shillings to support teachers in private schools who were affected by the closure of schools.
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300 Science Teachers in Kigezi Part Ways with UNATU Join UPSTU 11 2 Top story

Naris Bikorwomuhangi, the UPSTU National Vice-chairperson, says that when the President proposed the salary increment for science teachers he became happy hoping that UNATU would support the proposal.
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Gulu Registers Reduction in 2020 UACE Candidates Gulu High School 3 1

Only 889 students registered for the exams compared to over 1,200 candidates in the previous 2019 and previous years.