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PHOTOS: MUBS Students’ Hostel Catches Fire

A hostel in the Makerere University Business School (MUBS) Nakawa has Monday caught fire, destroying students’ property. Sources inside the University have identified the hostel as Baheesi hostel which is situated near Bugolobi side. Although the cause of the fire hasn’t been identified yet, preliminary reports say that the fire started from

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CNOOC Uganda Awards Best Performing Students in Hoima District

CNOOC Uganda, an oil and gas company has recognized and awarded ninety (90) best Performing Hoima students at PLE, UCE and UACE level under its Corporate Social Responsibility Program code-named “CNOOC Best Performers Award”. The CNOOC Best Performers Award was inaugurated in 2012, with an aim of encouraging better performance to

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Coca-Cola to Refurbish 25 School Football Grounds as Part of Silver Jubilee Celebrations

For the 25th consecutive year, beverage giant Coca-Cola has sparked anticipation among young footballers across Uganda with the launch of COPA Coca-Cola - a youth football tournament that encourages teens to showcase their football skills and teaches them the values of team spirit, comradeship and respect through sports. The launch event

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MAK Administrator Kisuze Charged With Attempted Rape, Remanded to Luzira

Suspended Makerere University senior administrative officer Edward Kisuze has been charged with attempted rape and indecent assault by Buganda Road chief magistrate James Mawanda Eremye. Kisuze is accused of sexually assaulting Njoroge Racheal, a Kenyan student who had gone to verify her transcript at the University. He was photographed by the

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FULL LIST: Makerere Law Pre-Entry Exams 2018-2019 Results Released

The Makerere University Academic Registrar has released the results for the Bachelor of Laws Pre-Entry Examination 2018-2019 sat on Saturday, 14th April 2018. Candidates who scored 50% and above passed the examination. Those interested in admission to the Bachelor of Laws on Government Sponsorship must have indicated (applied for) Bachelor of Laws

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Date Set for Azulato Kids’ Festival

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/Ugandan German Cultural Society has announced the date for the inaugural Azulato Kids’ Festival in Uganda. With hands-on activities, interactive workshops and performances, the festival promotes the arts and sciences as an immersive learning experience for children to develop their talents and grow their self-confidence. According to organisers, the event will

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Old Budonians to Launch Testimonial Book at this Year’s Budo Fest

The Old Budonians club are set to launch a testimonial book comprising of compelling and inspirational stories told by the ladies that went to both Budo Junior School Kabinja and King’s College Budo. The book, named ‘She-Budonian’, according to the club’s officials, will be launched on Saturday April 28th during the

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Makerere University Bursar Resigns

Makerere University bursar Augustine Tamale has resigned about two years since he took up the job. Tamale has written to management informing them of his decision to quit his job. On April 20, 2018, Tamale submitted his notice of resignation to Human Resource Director Andrew Abunyang. "The purpose of this letter is to

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Makerere Gives in to Pressure from Students, Suspends Fees Increment Plan

Makerere University management has suspended a plan to increase fees in four colleges. The suspension comes after students insisted that management reverses the move or else they continue with the strike they started on Monday. Earlier, students disrupted a seven-hour meeting between management and guild representatives. Vice Chancellor Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has now

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