School Inspections Don’t Affect Learning – Researchers

[Observer] For years, there have been calls for school inspections to be emphasized in the various learning institutions. Over the last three years, there have been increasing efforts in that direction. However, as JUSTUS LYATUU reports, there are conc…

[Observer] For years, there have been calls for school inspections to be emphasized in the various learning institutions. Over the last three years, there have been increasing efforts in that direction. However, as JUSTUS LYATUU reports, there are concerns about some resistance to inspection in some schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Exam Malpractice Worries UNEB

[Observer] The 35th conference of the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa ended on August 12 in Munyonyo, with delegates concerned about the actual cost of exam malpractice.

[Observer] The 35th conference of the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa ended on August 12 in Munyonyo, with delegates concerned about the actual cost of exam malpractice.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Libya, Morocco Confirm Tickets to Kenya

[CAF] Libya became the first team to qualify for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya after a 1-1 draw with Algeria in Sfax, joined by Morocco which beat Egypt 3-1 in Rabat both on Friday.

[CAF] Libya became the first team to qualify for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya after a 1-1 draw with Algeria in Sfax, joined by Morocco which beat Egypt 3-1 in Rabat both on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Buikwe Officials Clash Over Mehta Plan to Develop Mayor’s Gardens

[Monitor] Buikwe -A row has erupted between the leadership of Lugazi Municipal Council and Lugazi Central Division following Mehta Group’s plan to take over Lugazi Mayors’ Gardens and erect a shopping mall, Daily Monitor has established.

[Monitor] Buikwe -A row has erupted between the leadership of Lugazi Municipal Council and Lugazi Central Division following Mehta Group's plan to take over Lugazi Mayors' Gardens and erect a shopping mall, Daily Monitor has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S. Conducts Three Strikes against Al-Shabaab

[DOD] Stuttgart -Between August 16-17, the Department of Defense conducted a series of three (3) precision airstrikes against al-Shabaab militants, killing seven (7) fighters. The operation occurred in Jilib, Somalia, about 200 miles southwest of Mogad…

[DOD] Stuttgart -Between August 16-17, the Department of Defense conducted a series of three (3) precision airstrikes against al-Shabaab militants, killing seven (7) fighters. The operation occurred in Jilib, Somalia, about 200 miles southwest of Mogadishu. The U.S. conducted this operation in coordination with Somali forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia