Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) Installs New Chancellor

Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) Installs New Chancellor

Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) has received the Kiyinda-Mityana Diocese, Bishop Joseph Antony Zziwa as new Chancellor. Bishop Zziwa has taken over office shortly after his election as chairman of the Uganda Episcopal Conference replacing former Chancellor, Archbishop John Baptist Odama who has been in office for 8 years and 6 months. In a ceremony presided […]

MASTERCARD FOUNDATION TO OFFER SCHOLARSHIPS TO 455 MAK STUDENTS

Makerere University in partnership with MasterCard Foundation has offered scholarships to undergraduates who are academically talented but financially disadvantaged from the sub-Saharan region in Africa. Successful students are given comprehensive financial academic as well as social and leadership development support for the entire period of their study at Makerere University. According to Eric Tumwesigye a […]

Makerere University to Extend Semester Over Lecturers’ Strike

Makerere University to Extend Semester Over Lecturers’ Strike

Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe yesterday revealed that the University management may extend the second semester due to the time lost while staff was on strike. “In the council communiqué two days ago, the issue arose and management was tasked to make sure that students who lost time should be compensated with time.” […]

HOW SMART PHONES RUIN RELATIONSHIPS

HOW SMART PHONES RUIN RELATIONSHIPS

By Sarah Namutebi Smart phones have become a constant companion for many of us. According to the Pew Research Center its reported that nearly 50% of adults reported they couldn’t live without smart phones. Whether in the supermarket, in the doctor’s room, in bed at night, it can be tempting to pick up a device […]

Quiin Abenakyo to be Chief Runner in MUBS Alumni Run

Quiin Abenakyo to be Chief Runner in MUBS Alumni Run

The Miss Uganda 2018/2019 who also doubles as Miss World Africa , Quiin Abenakyo, will, on Sunday, February 17 flag off all the runners at the Makerere University Business School (MUBS) alumni run. The run is aimed at supporting the financially incapacitated disabled students at the University with tuition through a scholarship program. “It is […]

Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe wants Makerere University School of Law Closed

Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe wants Makerere University School of Law Closed

Makerere University vice chancellor, Professor Barnabas Nawangwe accuses School of Law for being adamantly defiant. Nawangwe stated that despite the fact that all the other colleges have resumed lectures, the Law school has stayed closed ever since the start of the semester. It is on these grounds that the professor, on Tuesday, let out agony […]

Top 10 Best Universities in Uganda 2019

Top 10 Best Universities in Uganda 2019

Going to university might be the most mesmerizing venture for a high school leaver. However, finding the best University to suit your academic desires may be a hustle especially in Uganda. Some Universities in Uganda lack a validated operational license from the National Council of Higher Education and also operate below the minimum standards. The […]

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