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Kayihura Warns Makerere Students Against Intimidating State

The Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura has intervened in the Makerere wrangles where students are demanding the University Council to scrap the ten percent fees increase which was earlier introduced to all new students joining the institution. 252 more words


Ugandan, Iranian Universities partner for science disciplines exchange programme

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Uganda’s Makerere University has signed an exchange programme MoU with Al Zahra university of Iran that targets the transfer of knowledge in science disciplines especially oil and gas from the Asian nation. 287 more words

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A storm is brewing between the two most influential officials at Makerere University, over the fortunes of a lecturer in the college of Business and Management Sciences (Cobams). 1,052 more words

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Why weak mobile telephone network and internet signals in Makerere University Campus.

Students and staff at Makerere University depend on mobile telecommunication and internet for their communication needs. Communication through mobile phone and internet is vital in enabling learning and research as well as social relations. 627 more words


Stressful relationships may increase chances of death

Worries, conflicts and demands in relationships with friends, family and neighbors may contribute to an earlier death suggests a new Danish study.

“Conflicts, especially, were associated with higher mortality risk regardless of whom was the source of the conflict,” the authors write. 613 more words

The Makererean

Pneumonia wonder drug: Zinc saves lives

10 Feb 2012

Respiratory tract infections, including pneumonia, are the most common cause of death in children under the age of five. In a study looking at children given standard antibiotic therapy, new research published in BioMed Central’s open access journal BMC Medicine shows how zinc supplements drastically improved children’s chances of surviving the infection. 312 more words

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