Guild president collapses over sacked ministers

The guild president of Nkumba University, Felix Kayihura collapsed when his finance minister and Prime minster were secured. The two ministers are allegedly accused misappropriation of guild funds. The Guild Prime minister, Kibira Francis and finance minister, Matovu John have been sacked over bribery and theft of guild funds.  The president is said to be […]

Wava urges graduates to think of entrepreneurship

It was all joy and praise to Deogratious M. Damba, 23, when his name was read as the best graduate student at the 15th graduation ceremony of Nkumba University last week.  “Oh my God, praise be to Him”, excited Damba cheerfully said repeatedly as ties of joy rolled down his cheeks.   Damba graduated with a […]

Minister launches book.

BY PHILIMON BADAGAWA Prisca Mbaguta Sezi, minister of state for public service recently launched a book about meeting planning and management, a guide for conducting productive meetings. The book was written by 57 year old Mary Goretti Katusabe Ssemwezi, a professional Literature and English teacher. The minister urged the members of parliament to read this […]

MUBS commissions a 13Billion Library

BY PHILIMON BADAGAWA Education pays and books don’t lie. And if this is the case, then students of Makerere University Business School {MUBS} have a reason to smile. A thirteen billion library structure was recently commissioned at MUBS by the President of Uganda, Y.K Museveni. The Library is air conditioned and if students sweat while […]

Nkumba gives out 60m for research

BY PHILIMON BADAGAWA Nkumba University has given out sixty million shillings to facilitate successful research proposals from different individuals. The researchers were each given 10 million shillings as a research grant last week and their studies are to last one year.  The Vice Chancellor of Nkumba University, Prof. Paul Edward Mugambi said the funds for these […]


Congratulations….was the only word from parents to those who had successfully completed their studies at the 14th graduation ceremony of Nkumba University where 2012 were awarded Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees and PhDs in different disciplines. The new chancellor, Prof.Gordon Kasibante Wavamuno presided over the function for his first time after being appointed the 4th chancellor in August this year. […]

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