ENTEBBE –A total of 8,300 new secondary school teachers were recruited in FY2018/19 and FY2019/20, Minister for Education and Sports Janet Museveni has revealed.
When presenting the ministry’s accomplishments in the past 4 years during the ongoing NRM Manifesto Week, Ms. Museveni said there is ongoing recruitment of 2,000 teachers already advertised by the Education Service Commission in FY2019/20.
“We promoted 1,200 teachers who had upgraded from Diploma to Graduate qualifications,” she said.
According to the minister, the Conditional Inspection for Local Governments was raised from UGX 2.5 billion to UGX 5.5 billion since FY18/19.
“All post-primary institutions including Secondary Schools, BTVET Institutions, and Teacher training institutions have been inspected at least twi...
Parliament has tasked the Ministry of Internal Affairs to present a
statement on the progress of investigations on security of Members pf
The Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah told the House
sitting on Wednesday, 29 January 2020 that there is need to urgently
handle errant police officers especially those involved in the incident
with Hon Atkins Katusabe in Kasese in December last year.
Minister, this matter involves a Member Parliament; so can you take
steps that show us that real action is being taken to quell this
tension,” Oulanyah said.
Deputy Speaker’s directive followed an inquiry by Busongora North MP,
Hon William Nzoghu on the availability of a statement from the Minister
on the security concerns raised by Katusabe. The State Minister f...