TUV Rheinland Cyber trends 2018: PI Cybersecurity Smarthome and Testing 

COLOGNE, Germany, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The smart home is a reality, but not yet standard. Leading international experts at TUV Rheinland expect this to change very quickly: They estimate that in five years’ time there will be around 500 devices, products, applications and components in every private household that are Internet-enabled or already […]

Sechrist Industries And Dartmouth’s Geisel School Of Medicine Work Together To Bring Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy To Tanzania

ANAHEIM, California, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Sechrist Industries, Inc. has partnered with Jay Buckey, MD, Professor of Medicine at Dartmouth College’s Geisel School of Medicine, to bring Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) to Tanzania. A Sechrist Monoplace Hyperbaric Chamber will be located at the Muhimbili National Hospital in Dar es Salaam and will be the first […]

Uganda Releases First NDC Partnership Plan for Climate Action in Africa

The Ugandan Government approved the plan to deliver on the country’s commitments to advance the Paris Agreement on climate change; Plan identifies five priority areas set by the government and begins to connect them to available partner and program resources for climate change mitigation and adaptation KAMPALA, Uganda, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Government of […]

Reconcile through sports-LOP

The Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, Hon. Winfred Kiiza has reiterated the role sports plays in breaking bad barriers between institutions and persons, as well as improving the health of Ugandans.If we need to see peace in our country, sports ca…

Diplomats concerned about ‘Age limit’ case, LC polls

A section of diplomats accredited to Uganda have raised concern about the delayed ruling on consolidated petitions challenging the Constitution Amendment Act No.2 of 2017, which among others lifted age limits for presidential candidates.In a meeting wi…

Kadaga mourns Laston Kasolo

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has described the Late Laston Kiggundu Kasolo as an effective, calm and hard working person who rose through the ranks of leadership from Parish Chief to Sub-County Chief.Kadaga said that in the past, leaders …

UGANDA: 40 COMPANIES SIGNED TO END GENDER DISPARITY AT WORK

KAMPALA– Last year, the United Nations Population Fund, found that women around the world are earning 23% less than men in work places.The State of World Population 2017 report, found that no country was left untouched by sexism and discrimination whe…

Bloodless Test Detects Malaria With Light, Wins Prize

Languishing with fever and frustrated by delays in diagnosing his illness, Brian Gitta came up with a bright idea: a malaria test that would not need blood samples or specialized laboratory technicians.That inspiration has won the 25-year-old Ugandan c…