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Government to Take Over Ntungamo Health Training Institute

By APN Reporter Ntungamo President Yoweri Museveni has revealed plans by the government to take over Ntungamo Health Training institute. The institution located in Nyarutuntu sub county trains nurses at certificated level and plans under to start training clinical officers. President Museveni who was on Sunday speaking at the celebrations to mark the international day […]

Education

Civil Servants Asked to Prepare for Retirement

By APN Reporter Mbarara Civil servants have been asked to always start preparing for their retirement while they are still active in service. The call was made by the Ntungamo district chief administrative officer Joanita Nakityo while speaking at the opening of a three days training workshop for Ntungamo district officials on performance and strengthening […]

Education

Schools Tipped on Acquiring Transport for Students

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Ntungamo district chairperson Denis Singahce has called on the institutions in the district to focus on acquiring modest means of transport for students. Singahache was on Monday afternoon Speaking at the official ceremony to receive a 40 Seater bus worth 200 million shillings for Ntungamo health training institute at Ntungamo district […]

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Government to rehabilitate National Teachers’ College Kabale

  By our reporter Kabale The rehabilitation of structures at the 33-year-old National Teachers’ College Kabale in Kabale Municipality has kicked off after receiving a grant of Euros 4m worth about Shs18bn from Belgium Technical Cooperation. Benjamin Turyahikayo, the college principal, while speaking on Tuesday during the ground breaking ceremony at college main hall in […]

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Students Start UCE Exams

By APN Reporter Kabale Students across Uganda have today started their Uganda Certificate of Education. According to the executive Secretary of Uganda examination board, Dan Odongo, out of the 336,740 students slated to sit, 166,756 are females, while 169,984 are male. He says exams are to be sat from 3,658 centers across the country with […]

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St. Mary’s College Rushoroza Marks 50 years

By our reporter Kabale Thousands of people on Saturday thronged Rushoroza hill in Kabale municipality to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of St. Mary’s College Rushoroza. The event which was presided over by the Prime Minister of Uganda, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda who represented President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni saw over Shs.170 million raised towards the upgrading of […]

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Head Teachers Cautioned Against Swapping Pupils

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Headteachers in Ntungamo district have been cautioned against the practice of swapping primary seven candidates with private schools who tend to register those sought to be average performers from government schools and retain a small number of those thought to be able to score division one. This was made public by […]

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CSO’S Tipped on Transparency

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Civil Society organizations have been challenged to always uphold transparency if they are to remain relevant in the areas within which they operate. The call was made by Ntungamo district Local Council V chairperson Denis Singhahache while speaking at entry meeting for the sustainable outcomes for children and youth –SOCY held […]