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Education News World
Uganda wins again! Our very own Busie Matsiko-Andan has been named to Berkeley College’s Board of trustees. It is no lie that Busie Matsiko-Andan is one of the most influential people of African descent in the world, she also has been recognized by the African Union for her efforts in diversity and inclusion. Busie has […]Continue Reading
Environment News
COMESA Secretariat through the Climate Change Programme has developed a virtual knowledge management portal. The portal is intended to promote national and regional sharing of information on diverse activities on climate action being undertaken in the region. The portal was activated on July 14, 2021 during a webinar which brought together COMESA Member States and […]Continue Reading
News Regional
The Secretary General of the East African Community (EAC) Dr. Peter Mathuki has reaffirmed EAC’s commitment to make the private sector a top priority in driving the regional integration agenda.  Speaking during a meeting with the President of Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA), Paul Koyi, and Chief Executive Officer of Safer Power […]Continue Reading
Health News
23 million children missed out on basic vaccines through routine immunization services in 2020 – 3.7 million more than in 2019 – according to official data published today by WHO and UNICEF. This latest set of comprehensive worldwide childhood immunization figures, the first official figures to reflect global service disruptions due to COVID-19, show a […]Continue Reading
News Regional
The East African Community (EAC) Sectoral Council on Tourism and Wildlife Management has approved the EAC Regional COVID-19 Tourism Recovery Plan that seeks to revive the sector that has been badly hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Ministers who met virtually under the chairmanship of Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Tourism and Wildlife, Najib Balala, noted […]Continue Reading
Business News
The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has commended the local media channels and taxpayers for their continued support in tax collection. “I would like to thank the media for the continued support in the noble journey of mobilizing revenue for national development,”URA’s Commissioner General John R. Musinguzi said days ago while releasing revenue collection statistics for Continue Reading