Author: Vickenz Ssentongo

Technology
Security: Google bans Zoom app from workers’ computers

The Amrican based Tech Giant “Alphabet Inc” popularly known as Google on Wednesday 8th April 2020 banned all it employees from using the faster growing video conferencing software application – Zoom on all their company computers. BuzzFeed reported and Business Insider has confirmed. As the whole world is on tension to keep social distance during this […]

Technology
​SECURITY ALERT: ‘We don’t send emails requesting for confidential information’, DFCU Bank

As the crisis caused by COVID-19 is hindering every angle of the individuals, businesses, churches, academic institutions and more, the financial insititutions are also not only affected by limited transactions during this period but as well the financial fraud is at its peak at the moment. Following various complaints from different mobile and banking financial […]

Campus News
Makerere: Applications for admission to undergraduate programmes 2020/2021

Makerere: Applications for admission to undergraduate programs 2020/2021. The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from Ugandan, East African, S. Sudan and international applicants for the undergraduate programmes under the private sponsorship scheme for the 2019/2020 Academic year. Each applicant should: EITHER have the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least five passes, or its […]

Coronavirus
All Covid-19 media briefings at UBC TV studio says MoH

All Covid-19 media briefings at UBC TV studio says MoH. The Ministry of Health has on Thursday informed all media houses that following the coronavirus outbreak in the country, all media briefings will be held at the National Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) studios in Kampala. “Media briefings garner a high number of people in a boardroom […]

Coronavirus
What can I do to protect myself and prevent the spread of disease?

Many countries around the world have seen cases of COVID-19 and several have seen outbreaks. Authorities in China and some other countries have succeeded in slowing or stopping their outbreaks. However, the situation is unpredictable so check regularly for the latest news. You can reduce your chances of being infected or spreading COVID-19 by taking […]

Campus News
Makerere University invites applications for Research and Innovations Fund round 2

Makerere University received special funding from the Government of the Republic of Uganda, to support high impact Research and Innovations. The Financial Year 2020/21 will be the second year of this fund’s availability. The fund illustrates the increasing importance that the Government attaches to Research and Innovation as a driver of socio-economic transformation. The objective […]

News
Old students of St. Bernard’s SS Mannya to gather for massive reunion

KAMPALA – Alumni of St. Bernard’s ss Mannya under their umbrella body the St. Bernard’s ss Mannya Old Students Association (SBEMOSA) will gather to celebrate memories and catch up with old friends at a massive reunion slated for January 26. The boisterous old students from the classes of the 1980s, many of whom have not seen […]

Entertainment
Alex Muhangi guarantees clean show at End of Year party

Alex Muhangi guarantees a clean satire show at End of Year party. Comedy Store Uganda, a mainstream week after week satire show, will peak this Saturday. In addition, with a uber party on the shores of Lake Victoria at Kalanoga Resort in Busabala. Therefore named Comedy Store End of Year Party, it vows to be […]