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As Makerere University gears up for celebrations to mark 100 years of existence in the second half of 2022, a team from Stanbic Bank Uganda (SBU) led by Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Ms. Anne Juuko on Monday 12th April, 2021 held discussions with a special session of Central Management on how to deepen collaboration. Chaired by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe...

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Four student teams from across East Africa have won a competition seeking innovative solutions to address food-related challenges. The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Hub for Eastern Africa partnered with the Technical University of Denmark’s DTU Skylab FoodLab, the Hult Prize Foundation and the Ministry of Danish Affairs to launch the first NextGen East African Innovators...

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The new South African High Commissioner to Uganda Her Excellency Lulama Mary-Theresa Xingwana on Friday 9th April, 2021 made her inaugural visit to Makerere University where she was received by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe. H.E. Xingwana who presented her credentials to the President H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on 11th March 2021 was accompanied by her First Secretary: Political...

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It is with deep sorrow that we inform you of the death of Mr. Tommex Arwailayah Freeman, an International student from the Republic of Liberia and a RUFORUM Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology at the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) who passed on at the Uganda Cancer Institute at Mulago Hospital on Wednesday, 07th April, 2021.

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Ms. Bulage Immaculate has always wished to be one of the best writers and news anchors on international channels like BBC and Fox news. With a First Class Degree and the skills acquired during the four years of training in Journalism and Communication at Makerere University, she is optimistic she can make it. Ms. Bulage scored a CGPA of 4.42 emerging best in her class. She is one of the students...

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23-year-old Ssebaggala Stuart scored a CGPA of 4.66 to emerge the best student in the Bachelor of Community Psychology programme of Makerere University. Ssebaggala is grateful to his family, lecturers and friends but above all God who made it possible for them to contribute to his success. Having studied Geography, History, Luganda and ICT at A’ Level, Ssebaggala drew inspiration to study...

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Third Year Makerere University Law Students Miss Nabuduwa Gertrude and Mr. Mayanja Benson won the Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS) Moot. The Moot which was about International Humanitarian Law (IHL)was organized by the School of Law, Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS), Pakistan. The preliminary rounds included writing memorials and submitting video of the team making...

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This morning I have visited the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China to bid farewell to my very good friend Ambassador Zheng Zhuqiang. Thank you Ambassador Zhuqiang for promoting collaboration between Makerere, the Embassy of China and the people of China in general. The post Bidding Farewell to Amb. Zhuqiang appeared first on Makerere University News.

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As we mark World Health Day 2021, the Ambassador of Belgium to Uganda, H.E. Rudi Veestraeten and the Dean, School of Public Health, Prof. Rhoda Wanyenze co-authored an Op-Ed in line with the theme; Health Equity, a fairer and healthier world. “Health is critical and especially now, with COVID-19 so World Health Day should receive more attention” remarked Prof. Wanyenze. Please click the link below...

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By Conan Businge The NUFU provided immense support to Makerere University in infrastructural development, graduate scholarships, and research funding. KAMPALA – On any day, for any news bulletin or any newspaper publication in Uganda, a student from Makerere University is most likely involved. This reality is partly just because the university is one of the longest-serving journalism training...

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Continuous efforts to accelerate Uganda’s Development In order to support the implementation of high impact Research and Innovations that contribute substantially to accelerating national development, the Government of the Republic of Uganda has committed a special Research and Innovation Fund (RIF) to Makerere University to the tune of 30 Billion Uganda Shillings per year. In line with this...

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