“Taking Uganda to Modernity through Job-creation and Inclusive Development”, is the theme and message of the 2016 Manifesto for the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party. The Manifesto that was launched on Friday 06th November 2015 is aimed at taking Uganda to a competitive middle income country from a predominantly low-income society, according to President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. “The NRM has achieved monumental landmarks in all sectors. If we continue at this pace, Uganda shall transform into a middle-income country and we shall be a prosperous nation in the near future”, the President and NRM party flag bearer says. In a bid to making Uganda Africa’s...Read More
Author: Philimon Badagawa.
Nkumba university has passed out a total of 1545 graduates at the 18th Graduation ceremony held on Saturday 31st October 2015. 823 of the graduates were females while 722 were male representing 53% and 47% respectively. The graduation was presided over by Prof. Hanington Ssengendo, the Vice Chancellor on behalf of the Chancellor, Sir Gordon Wavamunno who did not manage to make it to the function. The graduates were awarded Certificates, Diplomas, Bachelor’s degrees, Masters and PhDs in different academic disciplines. The chart below shows the number of graduates passed out at the different levels. Number of Graduates at the...Read More
Makerere university seems to be everyone’s pride and dream to study from. Given this fact, many high school students and parents keep wondering how much is charged per semester or for the different courses offered at this public university and the oldest of all public universities in Uganda. In this article, The Campus Times looks at Makerere university fees structure for the academic year 2015/2015 for undergraduate students in the different colleges. Undergraduate students studying a bachelor of Science in Dental Technology in the College of Health Sciences (CHS) pay 2,000,000/= per semester. This applies to Ugandan students, those from South Sudan...Read More
Job Title: Head Legal Organisation: Stanbic Bank Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda Job ID: 13508 About US: Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited is a subsidiary of Stanbic Africa Holdings Limited which is in turn owned by Standard Bank Group Limited (“the Group”), Africa’s leading banking and financial services group. The Standard Bank Group is the leading banking group focused on emerging markets. It is the largest African banking group ranked by assets and earnings. Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited is the largest bank in Uganda by assets and market capitalization. It offers a full range of banking services through two business units;...Read More
Job Title: Facilitator Fellow (Several Fresh Graduate Jobs) Organization: Spark MicroGrants Duty Station: Uganda About Spark: Spark MicroGrants is pioneering a new method of community development. Spark supports rural poor communities to design, implement and manage their own social impact projects. We provide microgrants of between $2,000-$10,000 to enable project implementation, such as of a school, electricity line or farm. No interest or repayment of the funds granted is requested. We work with local Facilitators who lead these communities through a series of weekly meetings to help communities plan for their projects. Once the plan is complete, we give...Read More