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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.
Makerere University will reopen doors to medical students on October 3, the academic registrar said in a news release.
Makerere University has set 13th October 2020 as tentative date for the resumption of studies for its medical students.
Makerere University will conduct Bachelor of Laws Pre-entry Examination for the 2020/2021 academic year on Saturday, October 3, Alfred Masikye Namoah, the university academic registrar said in a Monday statement.