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‘Insulting First Lady’: Stella Nyanzi Wins Makerere Suspension Case

Makerere University's Staff Appeals Tribunal has ordered the university to reinstate suspended researcher Dr Stella Nyanzi’s first appeal. The reinstatement is one of the 15 orders made by the tribunal in its ruling on Dr Nyanzi’s appeal. In March, The chairman of the Appointments Board of Makerere University ordered the suspension of

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Dr Abel Rwendeire is Dead

Dr Abel Rwendeire, the Deputy Chairperson of the National Planning Authority, has died. Rwendeire succumbed to a heart attack Thursday. He served as the junior minister in the dockets of industry and education. His most recent assignment was heading a visitation committee investigating woes of Makerere University. QUICK PROFILE 1985: Obtained a PhD in Bio

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PHOTOS: Club Dome Leaves IUEA Students Begging for More

Students of International University of East Africa IUEA in Kasanga and other partygoers were left begging for more after a massive thrill at the Club Dome event that was held at the University’s parking lot on Friday night (September 22, 2017). With a great turnout, the venue was fully parked by

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Makerere Students in Fresh Age Limit Protest

Students at Uganda’s largest university have gone on strike in protest of the arrest of several students arrested Thursday. On Friday, Police fired bullets and tear gas to disperse Makerere students who were demanding the release of the detainees currently held at the nearby Wandegeya Police Station. Teargas and bullets rocked Makerere

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Makerere Age Limit Protest: Live Bullets, Tear Gas, Injuries and Arrests

Police has fired tear gas and live bullets into students’ halls at Makerere University to disperse students who are protesting against the presidential age limit removal bill, which is expected to be tabled in Parliament today. The bill to be tabled by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi seeks to delete article

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IUEA Students Warm Up for Friday’s Club Dome

Uganda’s most anticipated University outdoor Event is back this year and will be visiting many Universities as possible all over the country to give students a memorable experience of music and fun. This year’s edition of the event starts with International University of East Africa (IUEA) Parking lot in Kansanga this

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Plascon Trains Makerere Students in the Art of Color and Design

In an effort to equip young architects and designers with the necessary skills of design and colour, Paint company Kansai Plascon on Friday carried out a training for Makerere University Architecture and Design students. Kansai Plascon Africa Limited, a subsidiary of Japan based Kansai Paint Co, recently acquired Sadolin Paints operations

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LDC Pre-Entry Exam Results 2017/2018 Released: 55% Fail

The Law Development Centre (LDC) 2017/2018 Bar Course Pre-Entry Examination results have been released by the law council. 1812 students sat the pre-entry exams on 1st August this year but according to the just released results, only 840 passed (representing 45% of the total number) while the rest of the (55%)

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FULL LIST: Makerere, MUBS Private Admission List 2017-2018 Released

Makerere University and Makerere University Business School (MUBS) have released a full list of students admitted on private sponsorship for the academic year 2017-2018. See the list here: Copy-of-private-admission-list-2017-2018-Final

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6 Makerere Female Students Pin Lecturer for Sleeping with them in Exchange for Marks

A report on the vice of sex for marks at Makerere University reveals damning confessions of how a lecturer abused his students by trapping them in his office. A probe committee into the issue interviewed eight female students. At least six of these interviewees have pinned their lecturer of sleeping or

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