Ubudehe struck off list of varsity scholarship criteria

Starting this year, Ubudehe social stratification, will not be considered for eligibility of a scholarship for university students, according to officials from Higher Education Council (HEC). Ubudehe is a stratification programme where families are classified in accordance to their economic...

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:44am

Govt removes Ubudehe from scholarship criteria

The Government has announced its decision to scrap Ubudehe social stratification in the process to award university bursaries and only consider student performance. Ubudehe is a socio-economic stratification system based on family assets. This was announced by the Prime Minister Edouard...

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 12:45am

Gatsibo: Over 7,000 people supported to engage in banana farming

Some 7,200 people form Gatsibo who are classified under the first and second class of Ubudehe category of the social stratification programme will benefit from the district initiated banana farming project. The district says that it has started distributing banana suckers to the residents in the...

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 7:21pm

Call for transparency as public weighs in on Ubudehe categorisation process

Arrangements to establish new Ubudehe social stratification are underway. The public applauds this practice by the Government, arguing that it upholds values of unity and creates a culture of mutual development. However, objections by citizens on the stature and process of categorisation of...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 9:24am

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