Category: Campus News

Campus News
Makerere university hospital installs biometric attendance machines

The Makerere University hospital has installed the Biometric attendance machine to solve worker absenteeism and leisurely departures and arrivals. The machine was procured and installed early this semester using the 15 percent tuition increment on the first year students’ medical fees. The machine has been put at the hospital entrance and works by detecting the […]

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Campus News
Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the makerere University Vice Chancellor
Professor Barnabas Nawangwe: The Naked Village Chief

By Andrew Karamagi If Makerere University must continue advancing her stated objective of “building for the future,” the institution’s current Vice-Chancellor must shed off the character traits of insecurity, low self-esteem and blind arrogance that define village chiefs who never expected to hold such offices and now that they find themselves in such a position, […]

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Campus News
Student writes dossier to Makerere Vice chancellor over impunity, intimidating students

Dear Sir, It has come to my notice that you have become a complete autocrat when it comes to addressing issues pertaining Makerere University! You have preoccupied yourself with imprisoning, expelling and suspending every student with a dissenting opinion against your quack policies at the Ivory Tower! We have noticed that you even started descending […]

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Technology
Uganda: How the Government will identify and penalize all VPN Users.

A couple of months ago just after the government introduced the OTT Tax, many social media fans and addicts worked around the clock to find themselves a non-taxing option for accessing their social media accounts, the best of their bet amounted to the use of VPNs (Virtual Private Networks). One thing they didn’t bother questioning […]

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Academics
Makerere students win accountability sector debate

TAG: Mak Students Win Accountability Sector Debate Makerere University students have emerged winners in the Accountability Sector Debate that attracted participants from both public and private universities in Uganda. Eight (8) Universities presented candidates to compete in the Accountability Sector Debate, which was aimed at promoting dialogue among the youth on matters of accountability, and […]

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Campus Buzz
Makerere student arrested for faking own kidnap

Police in Nansana have in custody a Makerere University student for allegedly faking her own kidnap with an intention of demanding a five million ransom from her friends and relatives. The suspect has been identified as Jane Francis Nampijja 23, a resident of Nsumbi, Kyebando Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District According to police report, Nampijja allegedly […]

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Campus Buzz
Makerere University student elected LC1 Chairman

Lwanga Faisal, Makerere University finalist has today July 10, been elected LC1 Chairman, for Lumumba Village (Makerere), Kawempe Division. Lwanga garnerd 38 votes while his counterpart Okirya Maurice managed 6 votes Lwanga a bachelors of Social Science finalist said he is set to fulfill the duties of an LC1 chairman “I am very glad today that […]

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Academics
Kyambogo University releases private admission lists for year 2018/2019

The Office of the Academic Registrar, Kambogo University Monday June 25 released the official admission lists for private sponsored students for A ‘ Level Applicants for the Academic Year 2018/2019. The Banda based University has this year admitted a total 14,000 students on the private scheme in addition to the nearly 350 who are sponsored […]

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Campus News
LYN’S SILENT FEELINGS FINAL EPISODE

LYN’S SILENT FEELINGS FINAL EPISODE, I Took two days to recollect myself and finally, on one quiet evening I decided to go visit Jack. I packed some few cloths  of mine and boarded  off to Mityana where he stayed. I reached at around 7:30 pm and found no one home. I decided to call him […]

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