Category Archives: Education

45298 students showing covid 19 symptoms, 1251 isolated while ill

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The Ministry of Education and Sports on Wednesday released the COVID-19 school surveillance report indicating that 45,298 students had shown symptoms while 1,251 learners had been isolated in schools.

775 schools reported suspected cases to the ministries of education and health that promptly sent teams that screened 470,910 individuals.

“No mocks, pre mock and BOT exams for students this year.” Ministry of Educ tells schools

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The Ministry of Education has banned external mocks and examinations organized for students in secondary and primary schools.

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The ministry has also banned beginning of term and mid-term examinations and has instead asked schools to use this time to recover the time students lost during the two years of closure due to the covid19 pandemic.

Ministry of Education forced to postpone earlier scheduled meeting with MPs as asked by First Lady

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Ministry of Education was forced to postpone earlier scheduled meeting with MPs as the Legislators refused to converge at Kololo as earlier asked by the First Lady

The Ministry of Education and Sports Uganda has been forced to call off the planned meeting with members of Parliament on Wednesday at Kololo Independence Grounds after the Legislators defied the First Lady’s request to meet them outside the parliamentary chambers.

Meet Joanita Kirikumwino one of KIU’s very Best

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Joan Kirikumwino, one of the best students at #KIU24THGRAD has disclosed that her success was a result of hardwork,extensive research and regular attendance of lectures.

Speaking to WhisperEye an excited Kirikumwino attributed her excellent performance to God , parents and the University administration.

“Iam really excited and very happy but I thank God, my parents , the entire administration of Kampala International University and all fellow colleagues who have enabled achieve the impossible in law.”

Joanita a young lawyer whose goal is to become one of the best female lawyers of her generation has further told WhisperEye that this is just the tip of the iceberg and more is yet to come


Sad News: Budo Kings College Head Master is Dead

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Sad News: Budo Kings College Head Master is Dead.

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Whisper Eye has learnt that the Head master of King’s College Buddo Mr. Patrick Bakka Male is dead.

According to his family members Mr Bakka has passed on.

Panic at IUIU Main Campus after Law Students Plan Peacefull Demonstration over Missing Marks

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Monday 8th November will take long to leave the minds of law students at the Islamic University in Uganda Mbale based campus
Many students of law in their final semester are in oblivion after most of them have missing Mark’s and this might deter them from crossing to the next level.

The aggrieved students led by the new president Nup’s Ivan Magomu Mafabi called for and emergency general assembly with the faculty management however their pleas fell on the deef ears

This prompted the students to resort to a peaceful demonstration where the resolved that Monday would be black Monday as all of them would go for their papers clad in black

However new reaching our desk is that the ideas of the students didn’t actualize as they found the university heavily deployed by the police and military and this has continued to happen through out the day

“Schools that will hike their fees will have their licenses revoked.” Minister Muyingo

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“Schools that will hike their fees will have their licenses revoked.” Minister Muyingo. #WhisperEyeNews #News #Uganda #UgandaNews

State Minister for Higher Education Hon Dr John Chrystrome Muyingo has come out warn all schools including high institutions of learning and lower ones against being tempted to increase their fees structures ahead of the reopening of institutions of learning.

NUP’S David Lewis Rubogonya Graduates with Masters at Oxford University

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NUP David Lewis Rubogonya Graduates with
Masters at Oxford University.

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Nup’s second in command David Lewis Rubongoya has graduated with a master’s degree in international human rights laws at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.

Speaking to Whisper Eye this evening, the Nup Secretary General has intimated to us that the award has encouraged him to continue pushing for the respect of rights and freedoms and his is going, to begin with Uganda.

New innovation: Tycoon Hamis Kiggundu Launches “Hamz Campus” a learning Platform

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New innovation: Tycoon Hamis Kiggundu Launches “Hamz Campus” a learning Platform.

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Businessman Hamis Kiggundu has set his hands in a plethora of ventures, and the latest on the catalog is an online learning platform named, Hamz Campus.

The new learning platform running on the website,, comes to address the challenges in the education sector that were occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nup’s Ivan Magomu Mafabi Sweeps Islamic University Law Society Election

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In a tightly contested election that saw the red camp clinch a well deserved victory over what they called external forces Nup’s Ivan Magomu Mafabi emerged as the President of the Mbale based law school.

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Magomu Ivan garnered 120 votes beating Nrm backed Mutawo Godfrey who managed to convince 94 votes and two other independent students.

Busoga University Giving out Fake Degrees

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Whisper Eye has learnt that the Iganga based Busoga University is giving out fake degrees and it’s operating mafia style.

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The university that was founded in 1999 was closed back in 2017 by the National Council for Higher Education, the body incharge of licencing and delicencing higher education institutes in Uganda.

After interracting with staff of NCHE who chose to remain anonymous,
Whisper eye has learnt that the university is operating illegally because it was delicenced in 2017

Among others the major cause for the revocation was rooted in a number of reasons which included the accumulated debts and giving out pre mature degrees, unqualified lectures.

Whisper eye has further learnt that the university is also carrying out business in uncredited centres and further teaching unaccredited courses

AKAMPA Tanbull: Bad Black as brand ambassador Victoria University is the best business decision ever

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Well, new and tough times call for innovative, strategic new ways and tough decisions to influence brand visibility and viability especially for Institutions of higher learning.

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To beat the usual traditions of huge finances involved in mainstream media advertising, it is more visible to assign new digital media influencers as brand ambassadors. More people, more youth especially those who want to go to University are always glued on their phones, IPads, or laptops on digital media platforms like Facebook, WhatsApp, tweeter, Instagram, TikTok and others thus Victoria University thinking of appointing Bad black as a brand ambassador makes more marketing sense.

Court summons Bobi Wine over illegal admission to Makerere University

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Court summons Bobi Wine over illegal admission to Makerere University. Whisper Eye News

The Law Development Centre court in Kampala has summoned National Unity Platform boss Hon Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu to appear in court and defend self over charges of illegal admission into to Makerere University.

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