Breaking

Archive

Jun 41 results
14:55
14:55

Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs Visit to Makerere in Pictures

Professor. Jeffrey D. Sachs, a renowned American economist was in Uganda for a two-day visit to Uganda. Jeffrey Sachs was the keynote Speaker at a High-Level Dialogue on the theme “Accelerating the Sustainable Development Goals through Leveraging Innovative Financing, the Parish Development Model, and Science and Technology" The dialogue was opened by Prime Minister, Robina Nabanja who later hosted him. During the address at Makerere, Prof Jeffrey Sachs urged Ugandans to prioritize their development before the foreign investors do. "No one cares about your development other than you," he said.
20:54
20:54

Pictorial: Makerere University 74th Graduation Ceremony Climax

At least 12913 graduated in different fields. Among these, 11016 graduated with Bachelor’s degrees, 1585 Master’s degrees, 156 Postgraduate diplomas, and 24 undergraduate diplomas, while 132 were awarded Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees.
10:49
10:49

Pictorial: Rwenzori Zonal Industrial Hub Passes Out 198 Youths

The first cohort obtained the level one certificate of Uganda Vocational Qualifications under the Directorate of Industrial Training, Ministry of Education and Sports after attending the five-month training.
18:35
18:35

Pictorial: Day One of Primary Leaving Examinations Top story

A total of 832, 810 candidates are expected to sit this year's PLE from 14,153 examination centers
17:45
17:45

Pictorial: Makerere Celebrates 100-Years Top story

President Yoweri Museveni presided over the event that was attended by Makerere Alumni from within Uganda and outside Uganda, cabinet ministers, members of parliament, UPDF officers, and Makerere staff among other dignitaries.
15:56
15:56

Pictorial: Learners Report for Third Term

Before the reopening of the third term, a number of schools across the county decided to increase their fees due to the rising cost of commodities.
13:41
13:41

The Changing Face of Uganda Petroleum Institute, Kigumba

The institute, established in 2009, is Uganda's centre for training, research and consultancy in the field of petroleum exploration, recovery, refinement and responsible utilization of Oil and Gas Resources. It is one of the developments towards building skills for Ugandans to benefit from the Oil and Gas sector.
14:54
14:54

Pictorial: Primary Seven Candidates Brave Morning Rain as PLE Starts

In Kampala, the rain started as early as 5: 00 am and went on for several hours. It was a nightmare for candidates in the day section with many arriving awfully wet and shivering from coldness. Even after arriving at school, the candidates remained in the cold as they were seen on verandahs as they could not be allowed to access the classes before being checked.
13:36
13:36

Pictorial: Kasese Schools Emphasize Adherance to SOPs as Finalists Return COVID-19 SOPs

This morning, a number of finalists reported to school for the resumption of their studies.
11:38
11:38

Pictorial: Professor Monica Chibita Delivers Professorial Inaugural Lecture mass communication Top story

Dr Monica B Chibita, one of Uganda's media scholars is now a full professor. On Friday, she delivered her professorial inaugural lecture at a fully packed Nkoyoyo hall at Uganda Christian University where she is the head of the Journalism and Communication Department.
19:20
19:20

Inside Uganda’s Mobile Phones, Laptops Assembly Plant SIMI Mobile phones 8 Top story

When the signal is working fine, the phone enters an enclosed room where it is dusted using pressurized cylinder to ensure that no dust is trapped inside especially onto the screen.
18:16
18:16

Pictorial: Teachers Struggle to Verify Documents at Kyambogo kyambogo university Top story

Hundreds of teachers especially from primary schools are spending nights on the verandas and some open buildings at the university as they wait for the verification of their academic documents.
14:26
14:26

Pictorial: The 2019 National Scouts Camp woman

This year's camp was organised under the theme; “Living by the scout promise and law”. St Geralds Secondary School Nyakibaale became the overall winners for this year in the secondary school category followed by Rukungiri Primary Teachers College boys.
13:39
13:39

Pictorial; Makerere Bows for Nsibambi

The 78-year-old died on Tuesday at his home in Mengo, Kampala after a battle with cancer. His remains lay in repose at Makerere University Main Hall on Friday in honour of his service to Makerere in several capacities from the early independence era in the 1960s until 2007.
11:13
11:13

Pictorial: International Day of the Girl Child

International Day of the Girl Child is commemorated on October 11, 2018 annually. This years celebrations were commemorated under the theme, with her, a skilled girl force.
21:41
21:41

Pictorial: Makerere Honours the Late Ryoichi Sasakawa

Dr Poplack, a Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine was awarded the institutions prestigious award in recognition of his distinguished and ground-breaking contributions to humanity in the most precarious situations specifically children with cancer and blood diseases.Sasakawa received a Post Humous Honorary Doctor of Laws for his exceptional and significant contributions globally for the development of humanity.
06:48
06:48

Pictorial: Ruins of Makerere Mary Stuart Hall Fire makerere university

The fire started from a canteen at the hall and was noticed by female students who had come from a nightclub who say it started at 4 a.m. At least five female students were admitted at Makerere University Hospital following the Saturday morning fire.
06:56
06:56

Pictorial: First Lady Janet Museveni Visit to Makerere University

The First Lady and Education and Sports Minister Janet Kataaha Museveni visited Makerere University on Monday April 23,2018 to officiate at the Makerere University Bilateral Research Programme Annual Review Meeting.
Jun 41 results