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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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KCB Bank Uganda Boosts Digital Learning at Muni University

Digital content and devices are reshaping the way teachers teach and students learn, it is in this light that KCB Bank Uganda has donated 10 kindle fires to Muni University. The Kindles are expected to enhance teaching and learning through the seamless use of digital technologies at the science based university. Speaking

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Makerere ‘Graduates’ Petition University Over Delayed Transcripts, Threaten to Strike

Four months since they were awarded degrees and diplomas at a colourful four-day ceremony, 14,897 ‘graduates' are yet to receive their academic transcripts and certificates. Some 100 of these ‘graduates’ have now petitioned the university over the issue, demanding that their transcripts be immediately issued. They have threatened “action” that could "ruin

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Makerere Internship Money Goes Missing

Just over 60 per cent of the money that the office of Makerere University bursar sent to the College of Education and External Studies (CEES) to facilitate students’ school practice has disappeared in thin air. According to the December 2016 university bursar's report, the university disbursed Shs 993m to the college. However,

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FULL LIST: Makerere Releases List of Law Students Admitted on Gov’t Sponsorship Scheme

Makerere University has released the list of students that have been admitted to pursue their law degrees under the government scholarship programme. Some 38 students have been admitted under the direct entry category – having completed A-level last year – while only two have been admitted under the mature age entry

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Makerere Fails to Spend Shs 12.6 Billion

Makerere University is one of the institutions which have failed to fully utilise its FY 2016-17 budgetary allocations. According to a report by the Education Committee of parliament, the education ministry has failed to spend Shs 85.1bn. In the same financial year, Makerere failed to use Shs 12.56bn while Kabale University failed

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Jailed Makerere Students Denied Bail, Complain of Judicial Misconduct Against Magistrate Kamasanyu

Remanded Makerere University Students have petitioned the Buganda Road Court Chief Magistrate, James Eremye over what they referred to as Judicial Misconduct by Magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu. The four, including Edmond Kahiigi, Stephen Ariho, Roy Rugumayo and Hannington Mugarura who are accused of inciting violence have been denied bail twice, an act

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Madhvani Foundation Launches 2017/18 Scholarship

It is undeniably true that the strength of any country lies within the education of its youth. Many underprivileged students never complete an education to the level of university. It is for this reasonthat the Madhvani Foundation scholarship programis offering 700million shillings. This golden opportunity to underprivileged but brilliant students

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Grief as Makerere’s Best Masters Class Graduate Dies

Grief filled family and friends of Agnes Nambassa, a former Makerere Masters student who emerged the best in her class following her death on Friday morning. Nambassa who graduated in February 2017 with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration has been working with Centenary Bank as a Loans Officer. She was pregnant

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Tension as Fire Guts Popular MUBS Hostel

News reaching us indicates that a popular Makerer University Business School (MUBS) hostel has caught fire. Valley Courts Hostel located in Nakawa caught fire on Wednesday (May 3rd, 2017) mid-morning causing tension among the students residing within and those from neighboring hostels. By publication time, Police has not yet arrived at the

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