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Drug Authority will not license any new drug out lets in Kampala

By Ritah Kemigisa: The National Drug Authority is not to license any new drug out let’s in Kampala and other municipalities countrywide. Addressing journalists at Uganda media center, the Authority’s secretary Donna Kusemererwa said this is because Kampala and these major towns already have enough pharmacies to meet the population’s demand. Kusemererwa says the authority …

Former CPS DPC Baguma set free after all charges are dropped

By Ruth Andreh: The Director of Public Prosecutions Mike Chibita has withdrawn murder, Robbery and kidnap charges against former Kampala CPS DPC Aaron Baguma. However in  a withdrawal letter dated 21st/December 2017  presented by state attorney Alex Ojok before High court judge Flavia Anglin Ssenoga, the  DPP states no particular reason  for discontinuing proceedings against …

More than half of MUK Mature Age students fail

By Damali Mukhaye: More than half of the students who sat last year’s Makerere University Mature Age Entry examinations have failed. Out of the 746 students who did tests in December only 309 students accounting for 41% passed the exams . However, the science students performed better than their counter parts in the arts section. …

MUK clears graduation of MUBS students after dispute over academic fees

By Damali Mukhaye: Makerere University has cleared 4,000 students of Makerere University Business School to graduate next week after the two institutions resolved their dispute over academic fees. Makerere University Council had earlier vowed to block the students from graduating over Mubs’ failure to remit more than Shs2.6b in functional fees. The Mubs Principal Prof. …

Archbishop Lwanga – government should not to look at religious leaders as opponents or enemies

By Benjamin Jumbe: The archbishop of Kampala Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has asked government not to look at religious leaders as opponents or enemies. Dr Lwanga was delivering his condolence message during a national service for the late archbishop of the church of Uganda Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo at the Anglican martyrs shrine in Namugongo. Dr …