Category: General

General
Kyambogo University now hiring – Apply Now!

The Directorate of Human Resources of Kyambogo University invites applications from suitably qualified individuals(hiring). These are to take up the available positions in both Teaching and Non-Teaching areas. The announced administrative jobs, for example, Director Planning and Development, Director of Health Services, Farm Manager. In addition drivers, Senior Assistant Secretary, and Lecturers and Senior Lectures […]

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General
KCCA, National Water knock heads over roles

Yesterday, a one Sylas Atwooki Ruhweza’s twitter timeline saw two public service providers denying their roles but to accuse each other over sewage issues in Kikoni a Kampala suburb. Ruhwezi, an environmentalist and a resident of Kikoni Makerere, brought to attention of Kampala Capital City Authority –KCCA and National Water and Sewerage Cooperation- NWSC the […]

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Feature
His Grace, Stanely Ntagali, the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda
Uganda to host the first ever Conference on the family

It’s happening in Uganda! The first ever Conference on the Family. The two-day conference being organized by the AfriChild Centre and Uganda Christian University’s (UCU) will be held at UCU’s main campus in Mukono between May 21 and 22. It aims at providing a forum to reflect on state of the family, threats and opportunities […]

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General
Journalists threaten to boycott police coverage

Photo by Katumba Badru Crime reporter journalists have threatened a boycott on police activities over the security institution’s brutality against pressmen. The move brought on Thursday, comes after police clobbered journalists during Kabaka’s birthday run and on Thursday morning at the police headquarters in Naguru. At Naguru, police denied journalists access to the facility where […]

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General
Kyambogo College Headmistress dies

Mrs. Annie Tumwesigye, Headmistress Kyambogo College Kampala died yesterday at 18 April, 2018 of unknown health attack. It is alleged that she worked yesterday and left office when it was tending to 7:00pm and reached home safely, at around 9:00pm the lady  became unconscious. Her son Junior called for the ambulance and they rushed her […]

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Campus News
Makerere Guild President arrested over preaching violence

MAKERERE – Police in Kampala on Monday morning arrested Mr Papa Salim Were, the guild president Makerere University, as students went on strike, protesting fees increment among other issues. Mr Were was picked from the University’s freedom square as he mobilised students to strike against “draconian policies”, and seek an immediate explanation from the vice chancellor concerning pressing issues […]

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Africa
S-Africa’s Winnie Mandela to Be Laid to Rest Today

South Africans will say goodbye to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Saturday at an official funeral for the woman hailed as the mother of the nation because of her fight against apartheid. Crowds packed Orlando Stadium in Johannesburg’s Soweto township for the ceremony, which follows a private service at her home. Mourners followed Madikizela-Mandela’s coffin in procession […]

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General
Tanzanian govt demands $930 fee from bloggers in internet clampdown

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has introduced new regulation that charges bloggers over $930 to begin publishing content. (CNN) – As part of sweeping new internet regulations, the Tanzanian government has introduced a $930 fee for those wanting to have an online blog, giving the authorities unprecedented control over the internet. The government now requires all bloggers […]

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