MTN Business training for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) aims at empowering the SME segment with the knowledge and skills required to run successful businesses. Over 80 participants from the districts of Gulu, Apac, Lira, Kitgum, Masindi and surrounding areas received their awards last week after completing the two-day Business Management training.
25 Nov 2013 12:55
The deadline to apply for the 2014 East Africa Fellows Program, a year-long leadership development program that focuses on developing the next generation of social change leaders, is 2 September 2013.
22 Jul 2013 10:43
TUNIS, Tunisia: The board of directors of the African Development Bank during late November approved the Uganda Support to Higher Education, Science and Technology Project, a key human development operation that will contribute to the economic and social transformation of Uganda and the East African sub-region.
7 Dec 2012 08:49
The 14th Pan African Media Research Organisation (PAMRO) and All Africa Media Research Conference is currently going on in Uganda's capital, Kampala. Day 1 of the conference involved engaging discussions on ways of measuring media audiences.
While appreciating the dynamic landscape of media audiences in the African continent, research experts and media managers present acknowledged that media consumption in Africa is evolving fast and social media has further complicated media consumption patterns. The meeting has attracted over 100 delegates from around the world who are looking at various aspects of media research under the theme: 'From Local to Global: Media research in a developing world.'
By Carole Kimutai: @CaroleKimutai 28 Aug 2012 10:18
Transparency International and the hosts of the 15th International Anti-Corruption Conference (15th IACC) invite young journalists working in the sub-Saharan Africa region to be part of the anti-corruption conference to be held in Brasilia, Brazil from 7-10 November 2012.
7 Aug 2012 10:52
Mara Foundation, a Mara Group non-profit social enterprise on Monday, 23 July 2012, announced the formation and launch of a venture capital firm, Mara Launch Uganda Fund, and its first fund totaling UGX 100 million which is be scaled up to a billion shilling.
25 Jul 2012 10:24
Uganda Wild At Heart , a television show which comes to screens in February 2011, is set to promote tourism and wildlife conservation in Uganda.
By Walter Wafula 18 Jan 2012 13:32
Uganda's oldest and largest institution of higher learning, Makerere University, has acquired a Xerox X700 Digital Color Press together with Xerox's advanced security software, FreeFlow Specialty Imaging Suite.
5 Jan 2012 12:01
At the recent Google's gUganda conference held in Kampala, Ugandan journalists were urged to embrace digital tools such as smartphones and tablet computers to secure their future as content providers.
By Walter Wafula 19 Sep 2011 12:37
Media practitioners from Malawi, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania will be in Kenya for six days where, among other things, they will undergo health and development communication training. The training commenced on Saturday, 25 June 2011, on health and development reporting followed by a session on computer-assisted investigative reporting at Internews in Nairobi.
By Gregory Gondwe 27 Jun 2011 11:00
East African journalists have an opportunity to acquire reporting skills on matters of regional integration through a new training programme that starts on 10 April 2011.
By Walter Wafula 22 Mar 2011 12:15
NEW YORK, US: A survey of senior executives and talent managers shows future leadership and research & development are hardest hit.
3 Jan 2011 12:12
It's a fact: South Africa has a lower rate of entrepreneurship than Uganda. It's also a fact that in South Africa, total entrepreneurial rates are nearly 50% lower on average than in other developing countries.
13 Oct 2004 14:41
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