Ministry of Education and Sports to address new changes in the Olevel curriculum.

Education minister Janet Museveni is expected to appear before the parliamentary house today to give a statement on the continued roll out of the lower secondary school curriculum contrary to the parliamentary resolution of Tuesday 4th February 2020 that halted its review and roll out pending further consultation and preparation of key stakeholders. This is bound to happen just hours after the NRM parliamentary caucus yesterday endorsed the lower secondary school curriculum which has become a point of contention between the executive and the legislature.     The endorsement happened…

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Algae, pollution choke Lake Victoria

Lake Victoria is the second largest fresh water lake shared amongst 3 countries, its also Africa’s largest lake and has a surface area of 26,600 square meters. It is considered one of the most important shared natural resources by regional countries; draining an expanse estimated at 194,200 square meters. The lake’s basin is home to more than 40 million people who draw livelihoods directly from the lake, according to the World Bank. An investigation conducted by the Nation Media Group with a team of scientists from the University of Nairobi across Kenya, Uganda…

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