Makerere University’s Professor Noble Banadda will start collecting about Shs1.4 billion annually in grants after being inaugurated as one of the 10 Oliver Reginald Tambo Africa Research Chairs Initiative (ORTARChI) recipients.
Ninety-nine students and staff from Makerere University (Mak) will travel to Nottingham Trent University (NTU), UK to participate in a number of activities that will help them enrich their academic skills.
Makerere University's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES), the National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO), Volunteer Efforts for Development Concerns (VEDCO) and Nutreal Ltd along with other African and European partners are participating are undertaking research to
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Allen Ssempa has left Equity Bank where she had been serving as a senior marketing officer in charge of Communications to join Crown Beverages Limited (Pepsi Uganda) as a corporate communications manager.
A week after its main administration block got burnt, Makerere University has received a $1m offer from Mastercard Foundation to help rebuild the iconic building at Uganda's biggest university.
Members of Parliament have tasked the Government to improve the capacity to address disasters in the country, especially in light of the recent fire that gutted Makerere University’s 79-year-old iconic main administration building, also known as the Ivory Tower.
Makerere University will start receiving finalists for the second semester on October 3, starting with medical students and then other students later.
The Vice Chancellor of Makerere University (Mak) Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe told the First Lady and the Minister of Education and Sports Janet Museveni that some of the documents in the section of the university main building that were destroyed by the early morning fire had been digitized.
Makerere University's main building - Ivory Tower - has caught fire, with most of the floors suffering serious damage.