28 Feb, 2024
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Trolled for carrying metallic suitcase

Four years ago, Henry Suubi Kiyimba was scorned by a section of the public after reporting to Makerere University with an empty metallic suitcase, old mattress, backpack and a dream that with education, he would be able to help his single mother and eight siblings. A photo of a young Suubi, who was 20 years […]

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Women activists ask government to Review universal education, incorporate free sanitary pads

Women activists have asked the government to review the free education program and incorporate a provision of offering free sanitary pads to all female learners. According to the activists under their umbrella body Lets Turn The Page Uganda,(TLP-Uganda), the challenge of poor performance of girls in final examinations at both primary and secondary level is […]

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Govt releases Shs82.9b for renovation of UPE schools

The government has released Shs82.9 billion for the renovation of Universal Primary Education (UPE) schools in 176 local governments across the country except for Kampala Capital City. According to the list of beneficiaries seen by KFM, the money has been distributed among various local governments having many schools in their locality, with Wakiso getting the […]

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