National Space Research Announces Date for End of Ramadan

[Premium Times] The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) on Monday said the appearance of the first astronomical lunar crescent for June 2017 will be recorded in Nigeria on June 25, 2017, between 6: 29p.m and 8:40 p.m., the Nations n…

[Premium Times] The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) on Monday said the appearance of the first astronomical lunar crescent for June 2017 will be recorded in Nigeria on June 25, 2017, between 6: 29p.m and 8:40 p.m., the Nations newspaper is reporting.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nightmare Days for League Coaches in Masaza Cup

[Monitor] Kampala -Any period of rapid change will leave tension and anxiety in its wake, and coaching in Masaza Cup is no exception. Today, this tournament has almost five coaches with top flight experience. Of all, only Shafik Bisaso (Singo), Badru K…

[Monitor] Kampala -Any period of rapid change will leave tension and anxiety in its wake, and coaching in Masaza Cup is no exception. Today, this tournament has almost five coaches with top flight experience. Of all, only Shafik Bisaso (Singo), Badru Kaddu (Kyadondo), and Steven Bogere (Buddu) have shown their class.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Family Speaks On Chinx the Father

[The Herald] Veteran musician Cde Dickson Chingaira was a loving father, who despite his busy schedule in the entertainment industry, always found time to be with his family.

[The Herald] Veteran musician Cde Dickson Chingaira was a loving father, who despite his busy schedule in the entertainment industry, always found time to be with his family.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Have Everything to Win in Kenya-Seguya

[Monitor] Kampala -Rugby Cranes coach Robert Seguya thinks his side has everything it takes to win in Kenya on Saturday in the return leg of the Elgon Cup that also doubles as a Gold Cup tie.

[Monitor] Kampala -Rugby Cranes coach Robert Seguya thinks his side has everything it takes to win in Kenya on Saturday in the return leg of the Elgon Cup that also doubles as a Gold Cup tie.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Washes Its Hands, Becomes a Donor Amid Refugee Crisis

[Monitor] It is significant that Uganda, recorded as one of the poor countries of the world, is a major safe haven and popular destination for refugees on the African continent.

[Monitor] It is significant that Uganda, recorded as one of the poor countries of the world, is a major safe haven and popular destination for refugees on the African continent.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

The Allure of Private Schools

[Monitor] The demand for private schools is rising even when the government offers free primary and secondary school education. Despite presence of Universal Primary Education (UPE) and Universal Secondary Education (USE), privately owned schools conti…

[Monitor] The demand for private schools is rising even when the government offers free primary and secondary school education. Despite presence of Universal Primary Education (UPE) and Universal Secondary Education (USE), privately owned schools continue to offer a competitive alternative.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

No Money – How Can Private Schools Survive the Crunch?

[Monitor] With the cost of living getting higher every year, sustaining a privately owned school is getting tougher. This is because most private schools rely entirely on funding from school fees to run. Very few get subsidiary income from sponsors or …

[Monitor] With the cost of living getting higher every year, sustaining a privately owned school is getting tougher. This is because most private schools rely entirely on funding from school fees to run. Very few get subsidiary income from sponsors or government.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Residents Demand Autonomy As Museveni Visits Tororo

[Monitor] Tororo -Residents of Tororo District are looking forward to President Museveni’s visit to the district on June 26 as Electoral Commission prepares to fill the vacant position for the LC5 chairperson.

[Monitor] Tororo -Residents of Tororo District are looking forward to President Museveni's visit to the district on June 26 as Electoral Commission prepares to fill the vacant position for the LC5 chairperson.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Are Private Schools Meeting Educational Needs?

[Monitor] According to the Education Act, private institutions were inaugurated with the aim of improving the education sector in Uganda. However, this has come at a cost of, high school fees rates, usually more than an ordinary Ugandan parent can affo…

[Monitor] According to the Education Act, private institutions were inaugurated with the aim of improving the education sector in Uganda. However, this has come at a cost of, high school fees rates, usually more than an ordinary Ugandan parent can afford, and sometimes compromised standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda