Makerere University has set out to look for suitable investors to develop its unoccupied and underutilised land for development projects. The university management has organised the Makerere University Property Investor Conference December 5 aimed at engaging national, regional and international property development stakeholders to market projects.
Researchers at Makerere University are concluding an investigation into the various pests affecting honey bee farmers in the country. Uganda currently harvests only 1 of a potential 500,000 tonnes of honey per year. Despite being only one of five countries in sub-Saharan Africa licensed to export honey to the EU, Uganda has failed to meet home-grown demands for honey, let alone export to this potential market.