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Mak Strengthens Ties with Case Western Reserve University

Mak Strengthens Ties with Case Western Reserve University

On Monday, 25th March 2019, over 100 guests gathered at the College of Health Sciences Gardens in Mulago to celebrate the 30 years of collaboration between Makerere UniversityCollege of Health Sciences (MakCHS) and Case Western …

Hong Kong Ex-Official Patrick Ho Jailed 3 Years for Bribery

Hong Kong Ex-Official Patrick Ho Jailed 3 Years for Bribery

NEW YORK Hong Kong's former home affairs secretary Patrick Ho Chi Ping was jailed for three years Monday for a scheme to bribe African officials to boost a top Chinese energy company that was part …

India, Southeast Asia to Mark Five Years of Being Polio-free

India, Southeast Asia to Mark Five Years of Being Polio-free

GENEVA The World Health Organization says that on March 27, India's 1.3 billion people and the entire WHO Southeast Asia region will celebrate five years of being polio-free.

Twelve years ago, the WHO said, India …

Stronger South-South Cooperation Key to Tackling Climate Change, Rising Inequality, Global Leaders Stress as High-Level Conference Begins in Buenos Aires

Stronger South-South Cooperation Key to Tackling Climate Change, Rising Inequality, Global Leaders Stress as High-Level Conference Begins in Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES, Amid complex and rapidly evolving global challenges, the tried-and-tested platform of South-South cooperation � a system of exchanging knowledge and resources between developing countries � must play a prominent role in eradicating poverty …

CHUSS benchmarks Centres on Teaching and Learning

CHUSS benchmarks Centres on Teaching and Learning

With support of a Planning Grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS) is undertaking study visits to research Centres on Teaching and Learning in universities in South …

CHUSS benchmarks Centres on Teaching and Learning

CHUSS benchmarks Centres on Teaching and Learning

With support of a Planning Grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS) is undertaking study visits to research Centres on Teaching and Learning in universities in South …

US Adds Venezuelan State Mining Company to Sanctions List

US Adds Venezuelan State Mining Company to Sanctions List

WASHINGTON The United States imposed sanctions on Tuesday against Venezuela's state-run gold mining company Minerven and its president, Adrian Perdomo, accusing them of illicit operations and propping up the government of President Nicolas Maduro.

The …

AR Department Refresher Seminar Builds Teamwork and Social Cohesion for Improved Service Delivery

AR Department Refresher Seminar Builds Teamwork and Social Cohesion for Improved Service Delivery

Members of Staff from the Department of the Academic Registrar (AR) at Makerere University have been urged to build strong teamwork with social cohesion in order to improve on service delivery. This was at the …

AR Department Refresher Seminar Builds Teamwork and Social Cohesion for Improved Service Delivery

AR Department Refresher Seminar Builds Teamwork and Social Cohesion for Improved Service Delivery

Members of Staff from the Department of the Academic Registrar (AR) at Makerere University have been urged to build strong teamwork with social cohesion in order to improve on service delivery. This was at the …

Cyclone Kills more than 150 in Southeast Africa

Cyclone Kills more than 150 in Southeast Africa

More than 150 people were killed and hundreds more were missing Sunday after Cyclone Idai swept through southeastern Africa.

The United Nations estimates more than 1.5 million people in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe were affected …

Pope Says Hopes to Visit South Sudan to Promote Peace

Pope Says Hopes to Visit South Sudan to Promote Peace

VATICAN CITY Pope Francis has met with the president of South Sudan and told him that he still hopes to visit the country as a sign of closeness to the population and of encouragement for …

Trudeau condemns Christchurch attack, Canada security tightened

Trudeau condemns Christchurch attack, Canada security tightened

Police in Canada stepped up security patrols at mosques around the country following attacks in New Zealand on Friday that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemned as "absolutely appalling."

The attacks on the two Christchurch mosques …

New Turkish Ambassador H.E. Fikret Kerem Visits Mak

New Turkish Ambassador H.E. Fikret Kerem Visits Mak

The new Turkish Ambassador to Uganda, H.E. Fikret Kerem ALP on Thursday, 14th March, 2019 made an advance visit to Makerere University ahead of the planned meeting with a delegation from the Turkish Council for …