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UNEB WITHHELD 4525 UCE 2017 RESULTS

BY Maria Eyoru

The Uganda National Examinations Board, UNEB has withheld 4,525 results on allegations relating to exams malpractice.

At least results from 33 Schools have been withheld.

According to the Examining Body, there has been a general improvement in the

KCCA TO EASE PEDESTRIAN AND CYCLIST S LIVES

KAHINJU RENITTA AND MARIA EYORU Kampala Capital City Authority, KCCA in the struggle to uplift Kampala City into a modern status, Luwum Street and Namirembe road have been redesigned to suit for Pedestrians and cyclists.

Luwum Street which has always been used as an access

LOCALS TASK MINISTER KIZIGE TO EXPLAIN SELL OF CULTURAL HILL

Kamuli-Locals surrounding Namaira- Balawoli hill have tasked the State Minister for Karamoja Affairs also the Bugabula North MP Moses Kizige to transparently explain the circumstances under which Namaira cultural hill was sold.

UNEB RELEASE 2017 UCE RESULTS

BY KAHINJU RENITTA and JOOGA ALI

The Uganda Examinations Board, UNEB has released the 2017 Uganda Certificate of Education, UCE results indicating an improvement in performance rate by 10% compared to that of 2016.

Releasing the exams at the Office of the Prime Minister, UNEB Executive Secretary Daniel Odongo

DP’S PLANS FOR 2018

BY RENITTA KAHINJU

The Democratic Party, DP has launched a strategy entailing the Party’s plans 2018.

The Democratic Party’s Spokesman Kenneth Paul Kakande revealed

BISHOP WAKULA ARGUES YOUTHS ON SKILLS

Iganga - Central Busoga Bishop Patrick Wakula has argued youths to endeavor get skills that would help them live sensible lives.

CROWDS TURN UP FOR MOWZEY RADIO’S BURIAL

BY UTN REPORTER

The Body of the Ugandan Legend singer Singer Moses Sekibogo alias Mowzey Radio has finally been raid to rest to join his ancestral grands at his home at Kagga Village, Nakawuka.

Singer Mowzey Radio succumbed to a blood clot in his brain on Thursday Morning at

UNEB WITHHOLDS 2,559 PLE RESULTS
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Maria Eyoru

The Uganda National Examination Board has withheld over Twenty Thousand candidates’ PLE results pending further investigations.

KAMULI DOCTOR COMMITS SUICIDE

Kamuli District Veterinary Officer in charge of Nawanyago sub county Dr Peter Owor 45, has been found dead in a rented house a long Kamuli - Jinja road where he has been a tenant for over five years.

THE HUNTER BEING HUNTED, KIRUMIRA TRANSFERRED TO NALUFENYA

BY UTN REPORTER

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Gen Kale Kayihura has appointed ASP Edgar Akankwatsa to replace the controversial ASP Muhammad Kirumira as the new District Police Commander (DPC) for Buyende.

This development was announced by SSP Emilian Kayima, the police spokesman.

Kirumira was arrested on Thursday morning from his home Bulenga

UNEB RELEASES PLE RESULTS

KAHINJU RENITTA

The Uganda National Examination Board has released the PLE results for 2017, indicating an improvement in the general performance of learners. Releasing the results this morning at the Office of the Prime Minister, the Executive Secretary UNEB Daniel Odongo said the boys performed better than their female Counterparts in Social Studies and Science.

BASOGA CAUSED THE CLOSURE OF BUSOGA VARSITY-DR KAZUNGU

Dr. David Kazungu also referred to as the grandpa of the elites in Busoga has condemned the acts of some of the Basoga leaders for fueling the closure of Busoga University.

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FDC PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT DR BESIGYE INVITED FOR M7 SWEARING

Former FDC presidential candidate retired col Kizza Besigye has been challenged by Government to attend the presidential swearing in slated for Thursday this week.

The minister in charge of presidency, Frank Tumwebaze Government

KAYIHURA MAKES KAWEESI POLICE PRO

Assistant Inspector General Of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi has been appointed public relations officer, replacing Commissioner Fred Enanga. Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura yesterday reshuffled the police, a move that affected senior positions and other lower ranks. Andrew Felix Kaweesi now PRO Uganda police force says

MEDICS CALL FOR ALCOHOL POLICY

Kampala - Uganda Alcohol Policy Alliance,an association fighting for tough regulations on alcohol consumption calls on Parliament to consider restrictive laws on alcohol use. The alliance calls on Parliament to collectively support the Alcohol policy in order to pass the Alcohol Bill.

UNEB RELEASE 2017 UCE RESULTS

BY KAHINJU RENITTA and JOOGA ALI

The Uganda Examinations Board, UNEB has released the 2017 Uganda Certificate of Education, UCE results indicating an improvement in performance rate by 10% compared to that of 2016.

Releasing the exams at the Office of the Prime Minister, UNEB Executive Secretary Daniel Odongo

LUKWAGO RUNS TO COURT TO BE ADDED AS PARTY ON ABOLITION OF POLITICAL OFFICES

Kampala Lord Mayor elect Erias Lukwago runs to the Constitutional Court, seeking to be added as a party to the petition that is seeks to abolish the various political offices in the city including his very own office of the Lord Mayor.

Lukwago in his application before the court, wants pending judgment

TEACHERS DEMAND FOR FREE SANITARY PADS

A section of Primary School Teaches have demanded that they also benefit from the free sanitary pads meant for disadvantaged pupils. This follows a pledge by the President during the 2016 presidential campaign, to avail sanitary pads to all disadvantaged pupils in rural schools. The pledge came at the heal of the increasing number

Regional Police CID’s In Training

Kampala - Police Investigators in the East African region have camped in Kampala for a one week refresher Training in methodology and didactic s investigations. The criminal detectives with a specialty in cyber crime related total to 20 from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. The One Million Dollar project will center much on equipping the 20 officers with skills in special Police forensic

MENGO HOSPITAL CELEBRATES 119

Mengo - Over 900 people received free medical examination of different diseases at Mengo hospital as the hospital celebrates 119 years of its existence. Founded in 1897 by Sir Albert Rustin Cook of the Church Missionary Society, the hospital is known for introducing the first modern medicine in Uganda. Mengo hospital celebrated 119 years of the hospital existence in style,

Dr Rugunda warns aspirants On violence

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, has warned Politicians involved in campaigns against promoting violence and hatred among the electorates.