Education

Mp Kahima Cautions Entrepreneurs on Bank loans

By APN Reporter Ntungamo The Ruhaama county Member of Parliament Moses Kahima has cautioned local entrepreneurs against running to commercial banks for loans asking them to opt for government funding that attracts low interest rates and adjust to seasons. Speaking during the annual music concert, dedication mass and top class graduation ceremony for pupils at […]

Education Politics

Teachers Strike Suspended

By Scovia Kansiime Kampala Teachers strike suspended as government looks for half of Shs502 billion for their salary increment. Uganda National Teachers Union (UNATU) authorities have agreed to suspend teachers strike following a meeting with President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and officials from the education and sports ministry. Government teachers went on strike countrywide on 20th […]

Education Politics

Parents Urged Prioritize Education

By Felix Tumwesigye Kabale The Ndorwa East Member of Parliament, Wilfred Niwagaba has advised parents to take their children’s education seriously, if they are to build a better future for them. Niwagaba made the call today at Emmanuel Church of Uganda Buhara in Buhara sub county Kabale district while speaking as the guest of honor […]

Education Health Politics

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 […]

Breaking News Education National

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 […]

Education National

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 […]