The search for knowledge never ends. Even age is never an issue.
Soroti- Most people in their 70s and onwards have retired from the daily slog of work and live a less active life. Not Joyce Atim, an 80-year-old resident of Opiro village, Soroti Sub-county, Soroti…
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From Daily Monitor
Gayaza High School in Mpigi District has been recognised by the Microsoft Corporation as one of the best academic institutions in the world.
The honour comes after the school participated in a world-wide competition in which 80 schools were shortlisted.
In an e-mail sent out on…
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In an interview with Uganda's minister of education and sports, Jessica Alupo. The minister tells The New Vision the highlights and achievements.
what are your major achievements this financial year?
We intensified our efforts to improve the quality of education at all levels. secondly, as a country, we have managed to review the curriculum,…
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About 273,032 candidates have today started the Ordinary level examinations this year. Of these, 107,977 candidates are under universal secondary education. There will also be 977 candidates from South Sudan sitting at 19 centres. Their examinations will be taken on the same dates of UCE examinations in Uganda.
Thousands of students could miss their S.4 exams after private schools implementing government’s free secondary education warned that they will…
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Makerere University lecturers are on strike and the students have been sent home. The government has threatened to sack the striking lecturers.
Today, the third term of the secondary and primary academic calendar begins, but teachers and the umbrella Uganda National Teachers Union are on strike too. The teachers, who want a 100 per cent pay raise, first went on strike in July.
All the strike have a 'money' element in them.
The government insists that there is no money to…Continue
The Uganda Certificate Examinations candidates sit their final national examinations beginning today, October 18th, running unto November 23rd.
About 264,635 candidates have registered for the exams with at least 104,000 of them registered under USE programme, the pioneers of the free secondary education scheme.
The candidates will start with Geography, one of the compulsory subjects. The final paper, Computer Studies, will be done on November…Continue
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This program provides teachers with the strategies, basic tools, and techniques for putting peace…Continue
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