Ruparelia Group Wishes Well Kampala Parents’ School PLE Candidates


Principal Daphine Kato in deep prayer for her candidates as Ref.Fr. Luzindana looks on By Kitts D. Mabonga The Ruparelia Group bosses have urged God to prevail over all candidates who have begun writing their end of year PLE exams this morning across the country  they are confident they would all pass with flying colors. The remarks of both Dr.Sudhir Ruparelia and Rajiv Ruparelia were read out last Friday at the school main auditorium hall during this  years’ dedication prayers for their 235 candidates ceremony who are sitting for their…

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Over 600,000 candidates to sit PLE on Monday


Primary seven candidates across the country begin writing their examinations next week, with the Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) cautioning schools against involvement in any form of malpractice. While addressing journalists today, the Uneb executive secretary Dan N. Odongo, said all candidates for the first time will use Education Management Information System (EMIS) numbers instead of school names used in the past. EMIS is a six-digit code that has been allocated to each school as preemptive measure to examination malpractice. From last year backwards, candidates would write their names, index…

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Shocking: P7 candidate dumps baby in pit latrine


On Friday, thousands of primary seven candidates across the country converged at their schools for the briefing exercise ahead of exams next week. However, seven pupils of Osudo-Kamuda Primary School in Soroti district missed the exercise. Out of 37 pupils that registered for Primary leaving Examinations (PLE), only 30 pupils turned up for briefing according to the school head teacher, Tom Egatu. One of the seven who have missed briefing is a 17 year-old girl who delivered a baby girl and allegedly dumped it in a pit latrine at the…

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Kids Of Africa Marathon To Benefit Gov’t Schools With No Toilets By Peacock Kaweesa

Aba Kids of Africa mu kutongoza emisinde gyaabwe ku wooteri ya Sheraton mu Kampala.Ekif-FRED KISEKKA.

By Peacock Kaweesa Four government schools  with  no  toilet  facilities  to benefit from  this year’s charity  marathon scheduled  for  the 14th Oct 2018 and  organized by the Kids Of Africa children’s  home off  Entebbe road These public schools include Kigero primary School, St Paul Bulenga, St Kizito Namagonde and Bugiri public school all located in Katabi town council. This  year’s  charity run  is  aiming at collecting  over  one hundred and seventy million shillings (shs170m) to  construct  different  toilet facilities  in  government aided schools. The Kids Of Africa Deputy Director Florence …

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Victoria University Starts Two Year MBA Course

Victoria University  Chancellor Dr Martin Aliker and University promoter Mr Rajiv Ruparelia are transforming the University

Victoria University has rolled out its first ever masters degree program, Master of Business Administration (MBA), this semester. The MBA falls under the faculty of business and management and will be a two year course. Speaking to Earthfinds, the dean faculty of business and management at Victoria University, Dr. Omotayo Adegbuyi said they have been cleared by Uganda National Council for Higher Education, the government agency that regulates the education sector in the country. Prof. Adegbuyi said is an open professional course which admits anybody who wants to improve their…

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PHOTOS: When Victoria University Held Third Graduation Ceremony


Victoria University held its third graduation ceremony with a promise to build and sustain a unique university  not only for people to come and access higher education but to get transformed human beings that think for themselves and ready to provide solutions to life’s challenges. Dr Martin Aliker, the university chancellor, said it is pleasing to see that the vice chancellor and his team are dedicated to achieving this goal. “I urge you to maintain these principles and even aim higher,” he said. Dr Aliker said the type and quality of graduates…

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Victoria University, One World Health, Byon8 Seal Pact on med-Tech Health Diagnostic Tool in Uganda


Victoria University one of the fastest rising universities in Uganda have signed a memorandum of understanding with Swedish top med-tech company to help in implementing and evaluating efficiency of artificial intelligence diagnostic support platform. The memorandum of understanding was signed between Victoria University and One World Health and Byon8 at Victoria Tower in Kampala. Byon8 is a Swedish Med-tech company developing intelligence technology for health care sector in Sweden and worldwide. The company seeks to develop the next generation of health care using technologies such as artificial intelligence machine learning…

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INTERVIEW: Victoria University Seeks to Reduce Unemployment Rates through Producing Best Skilled Graduates


            Vice Chancellor – Dr. Krishna N. Sharma Victoria University is one of the top and fastest growing Universities in Uganda and standing out as a centre of academic excellence in the region. Started operation in 2010, the university offers fresh and intellectually stimulating environment that nurtures critical thinkers. our own reporter of xpresstimes an online newspaper caught up with the university Vice Chancellor – Dr. Krishna N. Sharma and below are the excerpts of our interview with him about new developments at the university,…

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KISU Introduces Program To Keep Students Fit And Health


Kampala International School Uganda (KISU) recently introduced a health program which aims to keep their students fit and health. They school announced it has introduced a program called The Daily Mile is seriously taking improve the physical and mental health of children. As an international school KISU has students from over 50 nationalities. “The Daily Mile is a fully-inclusive, free and simple initiative which improves the physical and mental health of children. It’s a social activity where the children run or jog, at their own pace, for 15 minutes every…

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Here Is why You Should Consider Register Your Child At KISU This Academic Yea


Kampala International School Uganda (KISU) has spelt a number of reasons why every parent must consider taking their children to study at the Bukoto based international school. KISU provides a broad, balanced curriculum based upon the National Curriculum for England, IGCSEs (Cambridge) and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, adapted to reflect the international nature of the school’s community and its location in Uganda. KISU, located at Plot No. 447, Block 213, Old Kira Road, Bukoto, Kampala, Uganda boosts of State-of-the-art facilities including four science labs, three computer labs, three music…

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