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Kadaga wants better funding for vocational institutions

Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga (centre), officiating at the first Basoga Nsadhu Vocational Institute graduation ceremony in Busiki, Namutumba on Thursday 24 October 2019Posted on: 25 Oct 2019 Speaker Rebecca Kadaga, has pledged to mobilise funding and support for vocational institutes in Busoga sub-region.  Kadaga said she will involve industries and factories and …

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Uganda’s tourism sites: Kagulu Hill, eastern Uganda

Kagulu Hill, also Kagulu Rock, is a rocky prominence that rises 10,000 feet (3,048 m), above sea level, in the Eastern Region of Uganda. The hill is located in Bugabula sub-county, Buyende District, in Uganda’s Eastern Region. This is about 42 kilometres (26 mi) north-east of Kamuli, the nearest town. Kagulu is approximately 106 kilometres (66 mi) north of Jinja, the …

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People of Uganda: The Basoga People and their Culture

Busoga is a cultural institution that promotes popular participation ‎and unity among the people of Busoga, through cultural and developmental programs ‎for the improved livelihood of the people of Busoga. It strives for a united people of ‎Busoga, who enjoy economic, social and cultural prosperity. It also continues to ‎enhance, revamp …

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UGANDA’S SPEAKER KADAGA ADVOCATES FOR PHYSICAL EXERCISES IN SCHOOLS

Uganda Parliament   07 Oct 2019 The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has proposed the closure of schools that do not have playgrounds for students carry out physical exercises. Kadaga, who was officiating at the World Heart Day celebrations on Friday, 4 October 2019 in Busoga Square, Jinja, said some …

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Videos and Pictures:CPC Delegates tour the source of the Nile, Jinja and receive warm welcome to Kagulu Hill from residents as tour of Uganda continues

#VIDEO: Kamuli residents have given the #64CPC2019 delegates a befitting welcome to the Kagulu Rock, which is part of their excursion activities for day four of the Conference. pic.twitter.com/I1LxpXV2Zt— Parliament of Uganda (@Parliament_Ug) September 25, 2019

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Hundreds of families facing potential eviction from land in Iganga

Busoga University officials have accused residents of Buligo Village, Buligo Sub parish in Iganga Municipal Council of encroaching on university land causing tensions of possible clashes in the area. Over the weekend, officials from the ministry of lands and Busoga University representatives stormed Buligo Village to demarcate the contested land, …

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