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09:12
09:12

UCU Outs Curricula on Renewable Energies, Green Environment 1 4

Prof. Katiuscia Cipri, the DALILA Project Coordinator from Sapienza University of Rome in Italy, says that the project is intended to increase the capacity to harness renewable energy, and build new networks for collaboration with global partners while also bridging the critical skills gap, especially among youths.
08:36
08:36

Chinese National Arrested for Blocking Minister from Inspecting Factory 2 2 Top story

the Chinese national blocked the minister from accessing some sections of the factory, saying she didn’t have an invitation. This prompted the minister’s security to arrest the Chinese national and hand him over to Namanve police station.
18:27
18:27

NWSC Seek Euro 45 Million to Complete Katosi Water Distribution Lines 3 2 Top story

The NWSC Managing Director, Eng. Silver Mugisha revealed on Monday that water is ready for use but they are still constrained by a lack of funds to connect it to distant areas.
10:35
10:35

Limokokwing University Struggling to Improve Internet Connectivity, Road Network Malaysia 1 2 Top story

Prior to the takeover, Namataba institute had failed to attract students. The campus offers technical and vocational education and training under a private arrangement under the direct sponsorship of Limkokwing university in Malaysia. It currently has an enrollment of over 50 students.
17:26
17:26

UIA Signs MoU with SMEs to Improve Local Investors' Competence 3 2

The MoU offers room to small local investors to improve working competence to the level of foreign investors in the country by securing for them affordable financing, technology adoption and global market for standard goods.
16:54
16:54

Government Takes Over Namanve Thermal Power Plant 1 3

In 2007, the government and Jacobsen entered a build, own, operate and transfer-BOOT agreement to establish the heavy fuel thermal plant whose management would be handed over to the government after 13 years.
09:24
09:24

UIA to Repossess Idle Land in Namanve Industrial Park 1 1

Anite noted that five investors who were allocated land at the park have failed to develop the land ten years after receiving the titles.
16:54
16:54

Ministry of Works Unveils Equipment for Constructing Roads in DR Congo 5 3

The Commissioner for Roads and Bridges at the MoWT, Eng. Stephen Kitonsa notes that on Friday this week the project steering committee shall hold a meeting in DRC where the contractor (Dott Services Limited) shall be introduced to leaders and officially the campsite shall be handed over to the contractor so as enable shifting of the equipment from Namanve.
17:11
17:11

Residents Demand Fresh Assessment of Property Damaged by Katosi Water Pipe Burst 2 2

Residents argue that several damaged properties were ignored yet they also need to be compensated.
16:50
16:50

Universities Asked to Invest in Research UCU 2 1

Speaking at the 6th annual East African Communications Association-EACA conference convened virtually at Uganda Christian University, Okwakol said that institutions should consider developing approaches favouring companies offer mentorship to students.
13:39
13:39

Mukono Residents Want Garbage Dumping at New KCCA Landfill Halted 1 2

KCCA bought land at Dundu measuring 134 acres to serve as the Greater Kampala Garbage dumping site and an integrated waste management centre with processing plants for electronic waste, biogas, fertilisers and plastic recycling.
17:03
17:03

Mayangayanga-Nakibano Piped Water Project Stalls Over Funds 4 1

According to Musisi, more than 340 homes were expected to get piped water in the first phase of the project. While the second phase would involve the installation of bigger tanks to increase the capacity of the project but Victoria pumps limited, which was handling the project abandoned it.
17:32
17:32

Repeated Katosi Water Works Irks Mukono Town Traders 1 2

Joseph Tayebwa, the owner of Bilal Restaurant says they are yet to suspend work until works are completed. He notes that they adhered to the plan of construction works last year but they have been surprised again to see the contractor removing pipes and relaying them again.
11:27
11:27

Mukono Residents Protest Delayed Compensation By SGR 2 1

The residents from the villages of Kigombya and Kiwugo argue that, ever since SGR officials earmarked their property for compensation in 2016, they are yet to be compensated.
18:17
18:17

UCU Boosts Medical and Dentistry School with UGX 1.4 Billion Equipment 2 1

Part of the consignment worth 1.46 Billion Shillings shall be delivered to training hospitals that are used by UCU students for internship training. They include Mengo, Namirembe, Mukono General Hospital and the Allan Galpin Health Center II-AGHCII, the university’s health facility.
15:43
15:43

6 Nursing Students Face Dead Year Over Tuition Arrears 1 1

Aisha Hindu, one of the affected finalists is considering giving up school since she has no hope of raising money to settle the Shillings 2.7million she owes the school. Hindu used to depend on her elder sister for fees but her business was affected by the lockdown and is currently looking at her mother, a janitor in Mukono municipality.
09:39
09:39

UCU Extends Online Semester Registration 1 2

The Director in- charge of Admission and Students Records Christa Oluka says that the extension for registration is to ensure that students who had already prepared their credentials in time but failed to submit them online are not left out.
11:40
11:40

UCU to Elect Student Leaders by Real Scientific Voting Using Online Application DOSA 3 1

Byarugaba explains that apart from the system saving the university from spending money in printing ballots, it is more necessary during this pandemic period were distancing is required to avoid queues, monitoring counting of votes since it has been designed with a good back up for records and all results shall be directly displayed on screens on the voting day.
18:19
18:19

UCU Secures Free Internet Services for its e-Learning Platform 2 2

UCU Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Academics Rev Dr John Kitayimbwa says that as they ponder the way forward, a new arrangement was sought through which all students will be required to purchase MTN sim cards that will give them access to internet hotspots within the university campus.
16:45
16:45

Ugandan Designs Locally-made COVID-19 Sanitizing Booth 3 4

The Chamber is installed with automated sensors to detect the presence of a human being and a fog spray machine infused with organic covalent silver alkaline water to produce a mist that fumigates the entire human body.
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