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07:04
07:04

15 Youth to Represent Uganda at African Tech Exhibition in Morocco 5

The 3-day GITEX Africa show will give the Ugandan young innovators an opportunity to showcase their talent to tech enthusiasts, startups, investors, and industry leaders from across the globe.
13:46
13:46

Gov’t Commissions Regional Materials Testing Laboratory In Moroto 1 2

The laboratory sitting on a 13- acre piece of land is expected to serve the construction industry in the Karamoja Sub-Region and other neighbouring districts since existing laboratories are located far away from this region.
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20:01

World Warned Of Artificial Intelligence Threat To Nuclear Technology 1 3 Top story

Risk scenarios include theft of nuclear and other radioactive material for use in improvised devices and sabotage at nuclear installations or during transport of nuclear and radioactive material.
11:18
11:18

Sharp Declines In Critical Mineral Prices Mask Risks of Future Energy Supply critical minerals 2

Prices for key minerals used in clean energy technologies dropped in 2023, but new IEA analysis shows need for greater and more diversified investment to support efforts to reach energy and climate goals.
07:56
07:56

Archbishop Ssemogerere Raises Concern Over Artificial Intelligence Paul Ssemogerere 1 1

Drawing from a personal experience visiting a friend in Australia, Archbishop Ssemogerere recounted how his wealthy friend employed a robot to maintain his property, citing frustration with human excuses for not working. Despite the apparent benefits of such technology, Archbishop Ssemogerere cautioned against its detrimental impact on employment and human relationships.
08:57
08:57

First Uganda Development Summit to Showcase Ugandan Talent 4

Refactory Executive Director, Micheal Niyitegeka says they specifically targeted software and not all Innovation engineering because it is where Uganda can have a competitive advantage, and is more affordable than infrastructure.
08:50
08:50

Pigskin Leather Products Surprise Young Swineherds 2 2

The products were part of the display at the Piggery Value Chain Symposium, which attracted over 800 swineherds, both physically and online.
08:51
08:51

We Should Jointly Nurture the Same Small Talent - Telecoms 4

Stella Sekweyama, the Head Human Resources at ATC Uganda expressed concern at the low completion rates in the engineering courses, saying there was need to encourage the students, especially females, to take up and graduate in the fields.
13:13
13:13

Delegates Make “Significant” Progress On Plastics Treaty 3 Top story

It is no longer talking about “if” we can get there, but “how.” said Steven Guilbeault, Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change.
19:14
19:14

Civil Society Call For Equity in New WHO Pandemic Agreement 2 3

Advocates say the agreement should ensure accountability, financing for pandemic security and guaranteed access to pathogens. Pathogen sharing currently occurs through dozens of formal and informal .
09:40
09:40

UCC Demands Transparency in Cellular Data Operations service provider 2 1 Top story

During a town hall meeting with data providers, Nyombi Thembo, the UCC executive director, emphasized the regulator's commitment to protecting consumer rights while facilitating industry growth.
07:48
07:48

Enumerators' Recruitment Malpractices Loom as Census Material Distribution Begins process 3 2

Mukiza called for the involvement of security forces, leading to the apprehension of some offenders. Officials found complicit in malpractices have been removed from the recruitment list.
11:46
11:46

Be Patient Zawedde Tells Young Innovators 1 Top story

Aminah Zawedde, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of ICT and National Guidance says most youth in Uganda are also known to want to achieve quick success and usually get derailed.
10:43
10:43

SLB Commended For Supporting Women In Science And Technology PAU 1

Petroleum Authority's Executive Director, Ernest Rubondo said Ugandan women have benefited from the initiative by post-doctoral research in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
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Batteries Outpaced Other Clean Energy Technologies In 2023 1 Top story

The most common type of batteries, those based on lithium-ion, have typically been associated with consumer electronics. Rechargeable Batteries are crucial in the Energy transition with their ability to maintain a balance between supply and demand within the power system.
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14:47

Global Electric Car Sales Grow Strongly, 2024 Sales Set To Reach 17 Million Climate Change 3 2 Top story

By the end of 2023, electric car sales had reached 14 million representing 35% higher than the sales in 2022. China accounted for more than 60% of the global sales.
11:50
11:50

Uganda's Chemical Weapon Compliance Hindered by Coordination, Expertise Gaps 2

Since 1993, Uganda has been a state party to the CWC, committing to implementing measures to prohibit the use, development, production, stockpiling, or transfer of chemical weapons or their precursors, except for specific purposes such as research, medical, or pharmaceutical use.
09:30
09:30

Farmers in Karamoja Get Walking Tractors 3 3

Dr Paul Okullo, the Nabuin Zonal Agricultural Research Institute Director said that the idea of walking tractors was conceived after realizing that most farmers had less than five acres of land which is not cost-effective for big tractors.
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16:09

Female Students Tasked to Embrace Science and Technology 3

Eng Zaria Tibalwa Waako the Chief Executive Officer of Electricity Regulatory Authority-ERA noted that over the years, there has been a low turn-up of girls pursuing science and technology courses at higher institutions of learning
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