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Islamic Primary Leaving Exam Results 2016 released

Kampala. Link Islamic Schools in Uganda has released the 2016 Islamic Primary Leaving Examination results with the performance increasing by 21.1% compared to last year.

Of the 2020 students who sat for the 2016 exams, 569 passed in div 1, 798 passed in div 2, 430 passed in div 3, 210 passed in division 4 and 13 failed the exams.

Buddo Islamic in Wakiso district, Happy years in Masaka, King Faisal Ps in Mbale, and Isam Islamic Ps in Pallisa district performed well with all their students who sat for the exams passed in division one.

The best students were Gadaf Kabuye of Lufuka Islamic Ps in Wakiso district, Naluwooza Asia, Nsubuga Abdulrashid of Buddo Islamic Ps, Nalumansi Kauthar of Buddo Islamic Ps, Masembe Anuwar of King Faisal Islamic Ps Mbale, Khanisa Sulaiman of Answar Ps Lyantonde, Isa Bruhan Ssekisambu of Nakasero mosque Kampala, Lutaya Ukasha of Buraq Islamic Ps in Mpigi and Kayima Rabah of Uthman Bin Affan Islamic Ps in Iganga


Speaking during the release of the exams at the UMSC headquarters at Old Kampala, the deputy Mufti of Uganda, Sheikh Ssemambo Abuddalah, called for unity among Muslims in order to solve the problems which are facing the Muslim community.

Deputy Mufti accused some people who don’t want Muslims to unite with the aim of destroying the Muslim religion all over the world.

Deputy mufti also called upon Muslims to put more emphasis on education in order to gain a competition for the world market. Byte –ssemambo

Sheikh Semambo dismissed allegations that Muslims are terrorists saying that Muslims are peace lovers who and not interested in killing people. Byte

He asked Muslim leaders at Nakasero mosque not to pin the IGP, Gen. Kale Kayihura, since he recently came out and apologized to the Muslim community over the Police attack on Nakasero and Kiwatule Mosques. Byte.

The chairman Link of Islamic schools in Uganda, Sheikh Sulaiman Mutebi complained against parents who are reluctant to pay school fess Byte



Police in the Eastern Ugandan town of Iganga has arrested two suspected cannibals for ‘eating’ an eight months baby, and attempting to kill another. Namuloki Aidah and Nambafu Lovinsa, residents of Bukoyo in Iganga were arrested after reportedly slaughtering and eating their biological eight months daughter, and attempting to kill the deceased’s elder


Court in Kampala has remanded city business man Mathew Kanyamunyu and all his thee co-accused to Luzira, over the murder of one Kenneth Watmon Akena. The Grade One Magistrate at Nakawa Court, Noah Ssajjabi remanded

Lawyers abondon Kazinda

Accuse Him Of Non Payment Of Legal FeesKampala City lawyer Ernest Kalibala has abandoned his client Geoffrey Kazinda, the jailed former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) for allegedly failing to pay him the agreed legal fees.


The electoral commission of Makerere University has announced that all has been set for guild elections scheduled for tomorrow. The chairperson electoral commission Isabirye Kenneth told journalists today in a press briefing from MUK Guest house that they have prepared enough to go through the election till swearing in of the

Gen Lakara Tours Amison Bases In Somalia

Mogadishu - Commandant of the AMISON forces in Somali Capital Mogadishu Maj Gen Nakibus Lakara has taken a rare tour of all the AMISON bases in the war ravaged Country. Maj Gen Lakara visited the bases that are manned by the Uganda and Kenya Contingents in Badhere Camp and El Adde, which were both once AL Shabaab dens of terror.


The Uganda Peoples Defense Force has objected any underlying moves to scrap the death penalty from the UPDF Act of 2006. Speaking before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament that is apparently scrutinizing a private members bill seeking to have the death penalty sentence replaced by a life imprisonment sentence, the Chief of the Defense Forces,


A group of women from Amuru district who stripped naked before former ministers Doudi Migereko and late Aronda Nyakairima over land grabbing have finally spoken out on their action. The women most of them single mothers in their 60’s decried of land grabbing in the district orchestrated by district officials, Wild Life Authority and members of UPDF.


1st Deputy Premier and Public Service Minister Henry Kajura

Attorney General Ruhindi Fred…is also trailing in Nakawa.

Minister Vicent Nyanzi loses


26 Opposition Members who have faced charges of disobeying lawful orders issued by the constitutional court last week, not to continue with their defiance campaign, have been granted bail before Makindye Chief Magistrate court .

They include the lord mayor EliasLukwago, 2 pastors David Happy Ngabo