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News Uganda » Education: MTN Uganda Pays Courtesy Visit to Toro Kingdom, King Applauds Telco For Supporting the Youth

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Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

MTN Uganda, led by the CEO Wim Vanhelleputte, at the weekend, paid a courtesy visit to the King of Toro, His Royal Highness Dr.... State Minister for Higher Education John C Muyingo has called for more practical education for workers planning to be ...

News Uganda » Education: Uganda: Muyingo to Head Busoga University Takeover Talks

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Busoga University, affiliated to Busoga Diocese under the Church of Uganda, was founded in 1999. The President directed the Minister of Education, Ms Janet Museveni, also First Lady, in January that government takes over two struggling private universities ...

News Uganda » Education: Education minister urges parents on school feeding

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Patrick Rwakaikara, the Kabarole education officer, said they were implementing the Uganda Multi-sectoral food security and nutrition project to address the challenges of malnutrition in the district. “Under the World Bank funded project, we have started ...

News Uganda » Education: Organised crime threatens Uganda’s thriving gold trade

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

These revenues should be used to improve education, healthcare and infrastructure. However, the Global Witness report says “crooked officials and international investors are profiting at the expense of Uganda’s people, environment and economy”.

News Uganda » Education: Education Minister Calls For Practical Training For Oil & Gas Industry

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Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

“I doubt that we can produce qualified people shortly,” head of Training Sunmaker Education Technology Uganda, Mark Zhiwu said. He added that “Universities and training institutes have diplomas, certificates that last one year and they put a lot of theor

News Uganda » Education: Jamaica embarks on youth exchange programmes with St Lucia, Uganda

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

JAMAICA has signed two new agreements with the governments of Uganda and St Lucia, to establish a framework of cooperation for youth exchange initiatives between the countries. The move, a release from the Ministry of Education said yesterday, is in a ...

News Uganda » Education: Uganda to borrow $412 mln from China and World Bank for health, education projects

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1HO2CT-OZABS
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda said on Tuesday it intends to borrow a total of $412 million from the World Bank and China’s Exim Bank to fund projects in education, health and energy sectors. Uganda’s public debt has grown rapidly in recent years on the ...

News Uganda » Education: We need a philosophy for our education system

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

On the other hand, Uganda’s education system is, unfortunately, examinations-oriented, where academic performance virtually determines someone’s perceived future of success. As a result, schools have resorted to over-drilling of learners in the name of ...

News Uganda » Education: Free ICT education to girls a catalyst to bridge ICT gender gap

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Kampala, Uganda--Every fourth Thursday in April is International ... “I was able to explore the latest technological trends such as the smart education solution which enables individuals to study over long distances using E-Classrooms.

News Uganda » Education: Uganda: Parliament Honours Commonwealth Games Medallists, Asks for Adequate Funding

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804250120.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Uganda has only one national stadium, the Mandela national Stadium- Namboole, but it is in a dilapidated state. Mr Obua reported to Parliament that the facility's land has come under intense encroachment and asked Parliament's Committee on Education and ...