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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 […]

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Men Challenged to Support the Girl Child

By APN Reporter Mbarara Peter Ssebutinde the Mbarara district health officer has challenged men to participate in supporting the girl child Education in a bid to realized good health. Ssebutinde says that men have on several occasions abandoned the responsibility of taking care of children especially the girl child when it comes to girls when […]

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Students Trained in Entrepreneurship

By our reporter Kabale Over 400 secondary school students in Kabale district have been trained in Entrepereneurship skills to enable them become self reliant. This was realised during a one day inter-schools skills training at Kabale Trinity College in Kabale municipality. The training was orgainised by Educate, a Non Governmental Organisation dealing in youth mentorship […]

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13 Year Old Pupil Goes Missing

By APN Reporter Kabale A 13 year old pupil of Kaharo primary school in Kaharo sub county Kabale district has gone missing. The school’s Head Teacher Andrew Basensa, says that the child is Shanita Ampeire is from Kacerere in Bufundi sub county Rubanda district. He says that he received a phone this afternoon from a […]