Meet Uganda’s First Professor Of Journalism


The department of Journalism and Communication at Makerere University last week erupted with joy as news filtered in of the promotion of DR GORETTI NASSANGA to full professor of journalism. Marion Alina spoke to the new professor.Makerere University’s senate sat on July 29, 2016, to approve applications for staff promotion. Nassanga appointment makes her the first full professor of journalism and communication in Uganda.

Delayed Menstruation Periods: The Other Causes Apart From Conceiving

Have you ever waited for your periods that you even pray to God saying you'll never do bad manners again?

Late menstruation periods can be scary to most girls who are not intending to produce babies soon and it is a situation that happens to most university girls out there who engage in unprotected sex.

But has anyone ever asked why there are issues of delayed menstruation periods? Well Dr Irene Kiggundu of Joram hospital in
Kawempe explains some other reasons that may cause delayed menstruation besides pregnancy.

Panic As Costa Catches Fire Near Makerere Small Gate

Business along Sir Apollo Kagwa road came to a stand still yesterday evening after a Costa registration number UAN 559X started burning while moving slowly in jam near Makerere small gate.

The unfortunate incident took place at around 8pm and dozens of passengers were seen flying for their lives causing the jam to even last longer. This attracted hundreds of people who gathered around the vehicle in shock.

No lives were lost.