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Former MAK student set to pick nomination forms

By Davidson Ndyabahika

KAMPALA: Sylvia Ampumuza will today Friday July 24th 2015 storm the national secretariat of the National Resistance Movement, NRM, where she will collect the expression of interest and nomination forms of the party to vie for the 2016 National Female youth Member of Parliament election. 187 more words

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RUFORUM Alumni: Entrepreneurial Agricultural Graduate Linking to Smallholder farmers

In January 2015, Titus Kisauzi graduated with a Master’s degree in Agricultural Extension Education (MSc. AEE) from Makerere University. His MSc training was funded through a RUFORUM Graduate Research Grant under the Project “Understanding the Gender dimensions of the impact of climate change on agriculture and adaptation among small holder farmers in Uganda.” Towards completion of the training program, he had been contracted as a National Agricultural Advisory Service (NAADS) Coordinator for Busukuma Sub-County in Uganda. 165 more words


RUFORUM Awards 67 Field Attachment Grants

RUFORUM has recently awarded 67 Field Attachment Program Award (FAPA) grants to her students totalling to US $84,000. The Field Attachment Program Award (FAPA) is one of the competitive grants program designed to provide graduate students supported by, and/ or associated with RUFORUM interventions at Member Universities to disseminate their research findings and recommendations to the communities where the research was undertaken through an internship arrangement that links them to community, industry, the private sector and policy and decision makers. 533 more words


Lacrosse is calling for players

If you feel you want to learn Lacrosse. The chance is here for you. Join the team every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Makerere sports ground. 13 more words

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Attending the AACP Annual Conference near Washington D.C.

Last week Cathy, Gonsha and I attended the annual American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Meeting in National Harbor, MD, near Washington D.C.  I was so happy to be able to present a talk on the work I’ve been doing in Uganda, specifically the Pharmaceutical Care Training Program in the USA (PCTP), which Cathy and Gonsha are currently part of, as well as the Pharmaceutical Care curriculum I helped to develop for Makerere University’s Undergraduate Pharmacy program with the help of the Fulbright Specialist Program grant.   222 more words

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Gospel Singer Coopy Bly Mourns Murdered Niece Desire Mirembe Jemimah

News had been circulated on Social media since Saturday 11th July about a 20-year-old student of  Makerere University pursuing a Bachelor of Science majoring in Speech and Language therapy who had gone. 251 more words

News And Views

Not all but most of the campusers we have come across will only do something if it is without a charge. Put a charge to it and several reasons to dodge will emerge. 641 more words