BBC’s Alan Kasujja Offers to Contribute to Tuition of KIU Student Who Saved Iryn Namubiru

Ugandan-born journalist and presenter of Newsday on the BBC World Service, Alan Kasujja has offered to contribute towards the tuition of Brian Masole, a Kampala International University (KIU) student who saved the life of singer Iryn Namburu at the Lake Victoria Boat accident on Saturday. Namubiru was part of the partygoers that were

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Boyfriend Disappears After MTAC Student’s Murder

The boyfriend of a student killed in Kampala has disappeared hours after the body of his slain lover was found on Thursday. A post graduate student of the Management, Training and Advisory Centre (MTAC) in Nakawa in Kampala, Immaculate Kebirungi Kembabazi was killed and her room set ablaze. The incident happened at

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Prof Bazeyo, Dr Umar Kakumba Appointed Makerere Deputy Vice Chancellors

Makerere University Chancellor, Prof Ezra Suruma has appointed and Prof. William Bazeyo as Deputy Vice Chancellors. Dr Kakumba has been appointed Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Academic Affairs, while Prof Bazeyo will be Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Finance & Administration. The Senate Search Committee chaired by Prof. Joseph Y.T.

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UCU Graduate Becomes First Ugandan to Practice Law in China

A Uganda Christian University (UCU) Alumnus and former Faculty of Law tutor is living a dream and making history for Uganda. Nicholas Kihangire was accepted to study his LL.M (Master of Laws) at Peking Law School – the 3rd best of 615 law schools in China. Upon his recent graduation, he became the first

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Dr Stella Nyanzi. Courtesy Photo

Abusing Museveni’s Mother: Bobi Wine, Activists Demand Stella Nyanzi’s Immediate Release

 Singer Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has called for the release of controversial Makerere University researcher Dr Stella Nyanzi. Nyanzi is a member of People Power, a loose movement led by Bobi Wine, also the Kyadondo East MP. Nyanzi is being accused of insulting President Yoweri Museveni and Esiteeri Kokundeka, his late

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Prof Venansius Baryamureeba. Courtesy Photo

Baryamureeba: God Has Told Me to Join Museveni’s NRM

Former presidential candidate Prof VenansiUs Baryamureeba has said God has instructed him to join President Yoweri Museveni and his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM). Prof Baryamureeba told graduands at the second graduation ceremony of Ibanda University in Western Uganda that he had closely discussed with God on joining NRM. “I have been

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FULL LIST: UCU to Graduate More 1,107 Students this Week

Uganda Christian University (UCU) will hold her fifth graduation ceremony this year on Friday October 26th, 2018 at her main Campus in Mukono. This will also be the fourth part of UCU’s 19th graduation ceremony and the third and last graduation ceremony at her main campus this year. A total of 1,107

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Dr Sarah Ntiro Nyendwoha

Makerere Mourns Sarah Ntiro, East Africa’s First University Female Graduate

Makerere University and the education fraternity is mourning Dr Sarah Nyendwoha Ntiro, the first female university graduate in East and Central Africa. Ntiro was pronounced dead Monday evening as her family member took her to Mengo Hospital in Kampala. In 1954, Ntiro graduated from Oxford University with a degree in History. She

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Janet Museveni and Stella Nyanzi

Makerere Issues Fresh Summons to Stella Nyanzi for Insulting First Lady Janet Museveni

The Makerere University Appointments Board has issued fresh summons for controversial lecturer Dr Stella Nyanzi for insulting first lady Janet Museveni. According to summons sent to Nyanzi on October 18, the lecturer and researcher faces charges of  using abusive and insulting language on her Facebook account against Mrs Museveni, also the

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