UMTAC School of Journalism and Makerere Business Institute have won the recently concluded Inter-Institutional Media Challenge. UMTAC emerged winners as the best Luganda News Team with Francis Kitaka as the best Luganda News Anchor. MBI was awarded for being the best English News Team with Walter Mwesigye as the best English News Anchor. These best News Anchors were awarded with a great opportunity to work with NTV for a year. Makerere’s own, Wilson Kasamba, a student of Journalism and Communication scooped the best Environment Reporter award.
After two days of competition, with different cultural groups showcasing the ingredients of their cultures, the 2013 Makerere university cultural gala ended dramatically.
Police in Kampala has sacked its security bosses at both the Makerere and Kyambogo University over alleged theft of funds.
The officers on the spot are ASP Moses Byaruhanga, the Chief security Officer at Makerere and ASP Amos Gumisiriza of Kyambogo University.
According to sources privy to this reporter, Byaruhanga stole Shs.10m meant for facilitation of police constables to beef up the institution’s security.
The Makerere University Inter-staff competitions kick off Friday 22nd November at the Main Sports ground. The contest that will feature teams from all the nine colleges and school of law, Directorates, University Hospital, Estates and Works Department, the Main Library, Dean of Students’ Department and the Senate Building.
The units’ teams will compete in Soccer (men), Netball (Women), Volleyball (mixed team), Athletics (all), Cross Country (all) and Tennis.
Like every other society, there will always be a particular group of people who are just outright annoying. Makerere University is not an exception and here are some of the irritants.
Most girls at campus love free things! From free food, free clothes, free shoes, and free booze at parties to even free marks. It was so embarrassing to see how Sophie felt so worthless by the end of her party. There is nothing for free in this world, girls! It has and will always be a something for something business.