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Over 2000 High School Students Visit Kiu
27
May

Over 2000 High School Students Visit KIU

Thousands of students are flocking Kampala International University (KIU) to attend an Art workshop. The four day workshop which is being held in the University main hall started on Tuesday, 24th May and will end on Friday, 27th May 2022. Each day a ... read more

Kiu Titans Ready To Lock Horns With City Oilers
27
May

KIU Titans ready to lock horns with City Oilers

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-After two weeks of recess, KIU Titans return to action this evening when they face city Oilers in their last match of the first round of the 2022 Uganda National Basketball men's league. The game kicks off at 8 pm... read more

Kiu To Hold Workshops On Research Assessment For Employment And Promotion
26
May

KIU to Hold Workshops on Research Assessment for Employment and Promotion

By Stuart Bogere Oswald Kampala International University through the Directorate of Research Innovation Consultancy and Extension in conjunction with the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment, DORA, is set to hold a workshop on Employment ... read more

Kiu Tax Justice Club Poised For The Best In Today
26
May

KIU Tax Justice Club poised for the best in today's Inter-University Debate Semi’s

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- Team KIU will look to take their impressive performance in this year's inter-university championship to another level this afternoon in the first round of the semifinals. The explorers will be live on civic space... read more

Museveni, Sinovac Discuss Establishment Of Vaccine & Biotech Centre In Uganda
25
May

Museveni, Sinovac discuss establishment of Vaccine & Biotech Centre in Uganda

Kiconco Agnes KIU, Main Campus- President Yoweri K. Museveni met with the Chinese Sinovac biotech company through their Ugandan Representative Philip Ruan at State House, Entebbe, with the company pledging to construct a Vaccine and Biotech Centre in... read more

Kiu Rangers Statistician Zainah Nantambi
25
May

KIU Rangers statistician Zainah Nantambi's incredible Job behind the Scenes

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-It is widely agreeable that the current KIU women basketball team is one of the finest ever and that the coach, players and the team's administration should have their due credit but there are also other individua... read more

Kiu Dvc Finance And Administration Prof. Janice Busingye To Speak At The Edudata Summit 2022 Hybrid Conference And Exhibition
23
May

KIU DVC Finance and Administration Prof. Janice Busingye to Speak at the EduData Summit 2022 Hybrid Conference And Exhibition

KIU, Main Campus - Prof. Janice Busingye will be among the speakers at the EduData Summit 2022 Hybrid Conference and Exhibition from 8-10 June 2022 at the Delegates Dining Room, United Nations Headquarters, New York, USA. This year's theme “The... read more

Kiu’s 25th Graduation: “kiu Taught Me Problem Solving,” - Master Of Project Planning And Management Graduate Mohamed Sirat
20
May

KIU’s 25th Graduation: “KIU Taught Me Problem Solving,” - Master of Project Planning and Management Graduate Mohamed Sirat

KIU, Main Campus – As it dawns on the morning of Saturday, June 11, just a few hours to the start of KIU’s 25th Graduation Ceremony, Mohamed Hassan Sirat will be comfortable in the knowledge that he is leaving KIU a better problem solver,... read more

Kiu’s 25th Graduation: Anatomy Graduate Ayuba Wants To Create Awareness About Dangerous Effects Of Exposure To Mercury
20
May

KIU’s 25th Graduation: Anatomy Graduate Ayuba Wants to Create Awareness About Dangerous Effects of Exposure to Mercury

KIU, Western Campus – John Tabakwot Ayuba, who will graduate with a Master’s Degree in Anatomy during KIU’s 25th graduation ceremony, wants to use the knowledge acquired at Uganda’s best private university to create awareness ... read more

Kiu Signs A Technical Collaboration Agreement With Chinese Colleges
20
May

KIU SIgns a Technical Collaboration Agreement with Chinese Colleges

KIU, Main Campus - On Wednesday, May 18th, 2022, Kampala International University signed a collaboration agreement with Chonqing Jianzhu College, Henan Open University (Zhengzhou Vocational College of Information Technology), Tianjin Zhongwu Educatio... read more

Testimonial: Kiu Has Helped Me Achieve My Lifelong Dream Of Becoming A Journalist
20
May

TESTIMONIAL: KIU has Helped me Achieve my Lifelong Dream of Becoming a Journalist

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – My name is Sserugo Peter and I am ecstatic about finally graduating! I have been pursuing a Bachelor in Mass Communication, and I got a CGPA of 4.4, a first-class. I honestly thank God for helping me achiev... read more

High Flying Kiu Rangers Ready To Battle Jkl Lady Dolphins  In Tonight
13
May

High Flying KIU Rangers Ready to Battle JKL Lady Dolphins in tonight's face-off

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-KIU Rangers are ready to battle the incredible JKL Lady Dolphins at the Lugogo Indoor  NBL Tusker lite sponsored Arena. Today's match could prove the best of the season and the Rangers' biggest test in pursui... read more

Ahmed Kassa Out Of This World As Kiu Titans Tear Falcons Apart
12
May

Ahmed Kassa out of this world as KIU Titans tear Falcons Apart

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus- KIU Titans bounced back to Winning ways with a thumping 78-57 win over Falcons at the MTN Arena in Lugogo on Wednesday. 21-year-old Ahmed Kassa led the assault scoring 26 points, two rebounds, and one assist. Afte... read more

);"> "leadership Is A Responsibility," Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo To The New Guild Cabinet
11
May

"Leadership is a responsibility," Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo to the New Guild Cabinet

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- Speaking during the swearing-in ceremony of the new guild cabinet held at KIU on Tuesday, May 11th, 2022, the vice Chancellor of Kampala International University, Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo has advised student le... read more

Ivan Kazoora Claims Kiu Guild Speakership
11
May

Ivan Kazoora claims KIU Guild Speakership

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- Ivan Kazoora has been elected as speaker of the 18th KIU Guild Union Parliament and will succeed Angella  Mbabazi who has been in office since December 2020. Kazoora defeated Godfrey Agaba and Birungi Shamil... read more

Kiu Rangers Beat Ndejje Angels To Go Top
9
May

KIU Rangers beat Ndejje Angels to go top

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus-KIU Rangers have displaced UCU Lady Canons from the summit of the Uganda National Basketball league following their 66-70 win over Ndejje Angels in overtime on Friday. The highly heated match was tied at 63:63 at t... read more

Kiu Tax Justice Club Starts Preparations For Interuniversity Interface Debate Championship Semis
6
May

KIU Tax Justice Club starts preparations for Interuniversity interface debate championship semis

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU,Main Campus-Members of KIU Tax Justice Club have begun serious preparations ahead of Interuniversity interface championship debate semifinals on Wednesday May 26th 2022 between 2 and 4pm EAT. The debate organised by the center... read more

Kiu Titans And Nam Blazers To Settle Superiority Contest On Court Tonight
6
May

KIU Titans and Nam Blazers to settle Superiority contest on court tonight

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- There is an unsettled debate this season of whether it is Namuwongo Blazers or KIU Titans who are the best team in Makindye East Division. This will certainly be settled tonight when the two sides clash in the fl... read more

Kiu Guild President Moses Ebye Appoints His Cabinet
5
May

KIU Guild President Moses Ebye Appoints His Cabinet

By Stuart Bogere Oswald The newly elected guild president for Kampala International University has announced the members for the 2022/2023 Guild cabinet.  According to the statement released by Hon Angela Mbabazi the out doing KIU Guild Speaker,... read more

Abdikani Impresses As Kiu Titans Take Victoria University To The Basketball Board
5
May

Abdikani impresses as KIU Titans take Victoria University to the Basketball board

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-KIU Titans returned to winning rhythm with an impressive 74-62 over Victoria University Sharing Basketball club on Wednesday evening. Muhammed Abdikani put up an outstanding performance, his best so far, scoring 1... read more

Gaic Releases 2022 Annual Report
5
May

GAIC Releases 2022 Annual Report

The Globalization, Accessibility, Innovation, and Care (GAIC) Network has released its 2022 Annual Report. The report showcases how the network has grown into an international, interdisciplinary academic network through the studying of changes in soc... read more

Hundreds Gather At Kiu For Eid Prayers
3
May

Hundreds gather at KIU for Eid Prayers

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- The KIU Main Campus gardens were filled to capacity by several Muslims who gathered for Eid Prayers on Monday Morning. They looked happy and relieved. Dorn in white kanzus and hijabs, the congregation, aided by t... read more

Uwineza Inspires Kiu Rangers To Much Needed Victory Over Magic Stormers
3
May

Uwineza inspires KIU Rangers to much needed victory over Magic Stormers

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-Ninette Uwineza put up a spectacular show as KIU Rangers began the new month with a much needed yet deserved victory over Magic Stormers at YMCA Arena on Sunday. The game ended 48-54 in favor of the Rangers. The R... read more

Fully Vaccinated Travellers Are No Longer Required To Have Covid Pcr Tests
29
Apr

Fully vaccinated travellers are no longer required to have COVID PCR Tests

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, MAIN CAMPUS- The Ministry of Health on Wednesday announced that travellers moving in and out of Uganda, are no longer required to have COVID-19 PCR(polymerase chain reaction) tests, as long as they are fully vaccinated.  Ho... read more

Kiu Postpones Exams Scheduled On Eid Al-fitr Day
29
Apr

KIU Postpones Exams Scheduled on Eid al-Fitr Day

By Stuart Bogere Oswald The Directorate of Academic Affairs at Kampala International University has extended the End of Semester exams that were earlier scheduled on Eid al-Fitr day.  According to the internal memo released yesterday by Dr. Juli... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Kiu Titans Face Tropical Royals In A Bid For A Fifth Successive Victory
29
Apr

KIU Sports Desk: KIU Titans face Tropical Royals in a bid for a Fifth successive Victory

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- KIU Titans will look to maintain their impressive winning run when they face NBL debutants Tropical Royals at YMCA Arena on Saturday at 10 AM. The Kansanga based side has won each of its last four fixtures. Thoug... read more

Weekend Watch: 10 Movies You Can Binge On This Weekend (ep.3)
29
Apr

Weekend Watch: 10 Movies You Can Binge on This Weekend (Ep.3)

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – While we get ready for exams at Kampala International University, if you have been reading and feel like taking a break, you can check out these movies to relax your mind:  1. Ambulance  If y... read more

Kiu Titans Forward, Edgar Munaba Draws Inspiration From His Mother And Late Kobe Bryant
28
Apr

KIU Titans Forward, Edgar Munaba draws inspiration from his mother and late Kobe Bryant

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus-Edgar Munaba's impressive game-winning performances in recent weeks are beginning to get him special attention from both lovers of basketball and stakeholders in the beautiful game with many interested in knowing t... read more

Billionaire Elon Musk Strikes Deal To Buy Social Media Giant - Twitter
26
Apr

Billionaire Elon Musk Strikes Deal to buy Social Media Giant - Twitter

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus –  The board of Twitter has agreed to a $44bn (£34.5bn) takeover offer from the billionaire Elon Musk after he made the shocking bid less than two weeks ago, saying Twitter had "tremendous pot... read more

Ajah Tabitha Chol Claims Kiusssa Presidency
26
Apr

Ajah Tabitha Chol Claims KIUSSSA Presidency

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus-For the first time since 2020, the KIU South Sudan Students Association has changed leadership. Tabitha Chol Ajah replaces Kon Kon Aleu who has served for a record two years aided by the Covid-19 lockdown. Ajah bea... read more

Kiu Titans Impress The Home Crowd With Victory Over Updf
26
Apr

KIU Titans Impress the home crowd with Victory over UPDF

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus-KIU Titans overcame stubborn UPDF Tomahawks in a 63-54 win on Saturday to stretch their winning run to four in a row. Edgar Munaba registered yet another man of the game performance to take his tally to four in fou... read more

Ministry Of Health Commemorates World Malaria Day
25
Apr

Ministry of Health Commemorates World Malaria Day

Agnes Kiconco KIU, MAIN CAMPUS - Uganda has on Monday, 25th April 2022, commemorated World Malaria Day, an international observance celebrated every year on 25th April. The day's celebrations recognize global efforts to control malaria. Globally, 3.3... read more

Former Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki Dies At 90
22
Apr

Former Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki Dies at 90

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced the death of former president Mwai Kibaki on Friday April 22. “It is my sorrowful duty to announce to the nation the passing on of H.E. Emilio Mwai ... read more

Kiu To Give 50% Tuition Waiver To All Post Graduate Students
22
Apr

KIU to Give 50% Tuition Waiver to All Post Graduate Students

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University is set to give a 50% tuition waiver to all postgraduate students starting from August intake 2022, Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo has announced.  While appeari... read more

Science News: Cutting Your Smartphone Use By Just One Hour A Day Makes You Less Anxious, More Satisfied With Life And More Likely To Exercise, Study Finds
22
Apr

Science News: Cutting your smartphone use by just one HOUR a day makes you less anxious, more satisfied with life and more likely to exercise, study finds

Daily Mail UK Cutting your smartphone use by just an hour a day makes you less anxious, more satisfied with life and more likely to exercise, a study has found. Researchers said it was 'not necessary to completely give up the smartphone to feel bette... read more

Health Minister Announces Implementation Of Malaria Vaccination In 2023
22
Apr

Health Minister Announces Implementation of Malaria Vaccination in 2023

Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Minister for Health, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng revealed that government will roll out the malaria vaccine at the end of 2023. The revelation is one of the measures to prevent malaria, and promote good health and well-be... read more

);"> "we Shall Deliver A Beautiful Game," - Kiu Titans Captain Henry Okoth
22
Apr

"We Shall Deliver a Beautiful Game," - KIU Titans Captain Henry Okoth

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - It will be the first time basketball is returning to KIU and Kansanga in 13 months when KIU Titans host UPDF Tomahawks in the National Basketball League (NBL) tomorrow. Titans Captain Henry Okoth alias Afande ha... read more

Uganda’s Monthly Coffee Earnings Reach $ 80m Mark As Global Prices Continue To Soar
22
Apr

Uganda’s Monthly Coffee Earnings Reach $ 80m Mark As Global Prices Continue To Soar

By Wanambwa Rogers KIU, Main Campus – According to the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) monthly report for March 2022, Uganda’s monthly coffee export earnings have broken the $ 80m mark. The report shows that Uganda’s coff... read more

Kiu’s Dr. Olonade Selected Among Top 4 Innovators For Africa Housing Forum Innovation Awards 2022
21
Apr

KIU’s Dr. Olonade Selected Among Top 4 Innovators for Africa Housing Forum Innovation Awards 2022

KIU, Western Campus – Dr. Kolawole Olonade, from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), has been selected as one of the Top 4 finalists under the ShelterTech category for the Africa Housing Forum Innovation Awards 2022 for his i... read more

Moses Ebye Wins Kiu Guild President Election
20
Apr

Moses Ebye Wins KIU Guild President Election

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Moses Ebye, a second-year student of Law and the member of parliament representing the School of Law in the KIU Guild Union, has been declared newly-elected Guild President of Uganda's leading Private Univ... read more

Hesfb Expands Services To Digital Mobile Platforms
20
Apr

HESFB Expands Services to Digital Mobile Platforms

KIU, Western Campus – The Higher Education Students Financing Board (HESFB) has expanded its services to include digital media platforms in a bid to make access to its services easier. In a communication from the Communications Officer for HESF... read more

Kiu Extends End Of Semester Examination Dates
20
Apr

KIU Extends End of Semester Examination Dates

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University Directorate of Academic Affairs has extended the end of semester examination dates by one week.  According to an internal memo by the Office of Director Academic Affairs... read more

Kiu Vc Dr. Mpezamihigo To Speak At “fair Ethical Patient Data Records Deployment In Health Facilities In Africa” Conference
20
Apr

KIU VC Dr. Mpezamihigo to Speak at “Fair Ethical Patient Data Records Deployment in Health Facilities in Africa” Conference

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo is among the keynote speakers in yet another global conference - the ‘’Fair Ethical Data Records Deployment in Health Facilities in Africa,’&r... read more

Guild Presidency Elections End In Controversy, University Admission To Resolve On Way Forward
12
Apr

Guild Presidency Elections end in Controversy, University Admission to Resolve on way forward

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The University Dean of Student Affairs Schola Akampemuka and the University legal advisory are expected to resolve on the contested election of Laureate Atukunzire as Guild president at the expense of Moses Ebye... read more

Kiu Teaching Hospital Receives Covid-19 Vaccines From Bushenyi District
12
Apr

KIU Teaching Hospital Receives COVID-19 Vaccines From Bushenyi District

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Teaching Hospital has received 200 doses of COVID-19 vaccines from Bushenyi District, comprised of 100 doses of Moderna and 100 doses of Pfizer Vaccine. The vaccines were delivered to the hospital by the District Healt... read more

Kiu Western Campus Christians Celebrate Palm Sunday
12
Apr

KIU Western Campus Christians Celebrate Palm Sunday

KIU, Western Campus – Christians at KIU Western Campus in their respective denominations on Sunday April 10 gathered in their different churches to celebrate Palm Sunday, the day Jesus entered Jerusalem. Many students were seen carrying palms a... read more

‘’if You Don’t Have A Vision, You Are Wasting Time,’’ Kiu’s Teachers In Making Warned
12
Apr

‘’If you Don’t Have a Vision, you are Wasting Time,’’ KIU’S Teachers in Making Warned

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Brenda Nakabugo, a senior teacher at St. Joseph’s Girls Secondary School, Nsambya has advised education students to have a vision and mind about quality in order to succeed in the competitive job market.&n... read more

Kiu Western Campus Students Give Moving Send-off To Akankunda
9
Apr

KIU Western Campus Students Give Moving Send-Off to Akankunda

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western students descended on Itendero Town Council in Sheema District to send-off their slain colleague Evas Akankunda, who was murdered by her boyfriend in cold blood in Kiryandongo. Akankunda, who was pursuing a Bac... read more

Ebye’s Meticulous Planning Edges Him Closer To Guild Presidency
9
Apr

Ebye’s Meticulous Planning Edges Him Closer to Guild Presidency

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When  Moses Ebye, a second-year student of law joined KIU in August 2020, he started gathering all possible and useful information about the 21 year-old institution.  This was part of the strategy he b... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Meet Mc Julio, The Events Promoter Who Wants To Be A Doctor
8
Apr

KIU Explorer of the day: Meet MC Julio, the Events Promoter who Wants to be a Doctor

KIU, Western Campus – Julius Magimbi, alias MC Julio, joined KIU in 2018 but at that time, he did not know that only four years later, he would be one of the hottest items on the Ishaka Entertainment scene. And now, he is the best MC in town an... read more

How Kiu Social Work Students Reaped Big From The 2022 International Social Work Day
8
Apr

How KIU Social Work Students Reaped big From the 2022 International Social work Day

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - On the 15th day of March every year, the department of Social work at KIU joins the rest of the World to commemorate the World Social Work Day, a day aimed at reflecting and uplifting the importance of social wo... read more

Pan African Women Organization Chapter Launched At Kiu
5
Apr

PAN AFRICAN WOMEN Organization CHAPTER LAUNCHED AT KIU

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus -The Pan African Women Organisation (PAWO) launched a chapter at KIU main Campus on Monday 4th April 2022, in a bid to promote the spirit of Pan Africanism from the grassroots. The event that took place at the Idd... read more

Weekend Watch: 10 Movies You Can Binge On Netflix This Weekend (ep.2)
2
Apr

Weekend Watch: 10 Movies You Can Binge on Netflix This Weekend (Ep.2)

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – As we end the month of March, here are ten movies you can binge on. Without any spoilers and further ado, let's dive right into it:  1. The Batman Starring Robert Pattinson, it follows Batman... read more

Kiupsa Organize Glamour Pharmacy Dinner
31
Mar

KIUPSA Organize Glamour Pharmacy Dinner

KIU, Western Campus – The KIU Pharmacy Students Association (KIUPSA) on March 26 organized a successful and glamorous Pharmacy Dinner at Meridian Hotel in Bushenyi. The event where students and staff alike dazzled, started in earnest with a pho... read more

Public Can Relax Wearing Face Masks, Says National Covid-19 Task Force
31
Mar

Public can Relax Wearing Face Masks, Says National COVID-19 Task Force

Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus – The national COVID-19 task force scientists have said the public can relax some of the public health measures like wearing facial masks. Dr. Misaki Wayengera, the head of the ministerial COVID-19 scientific comm... read more

Prof. Ogwang Urges New Medical Students To Build A Strong Ethical Foundation At White Coat Ceremony
31
Mar

Prof. Ogwang Urges new Medical Students to Build a Strong Ethical Foundation at White Coat Ceremony

KIU, Western Campus – Prof. Patrick Ogwang, the brains behind wonder COVID-19 drug Covidex has urged KIU new medical students to “build a strong ethical foundation” with their new start in the field of medical training. This was dur... read more

Democratic Republic Of Congo Officially Joins The East African Community
31
Mar

Democratic Republic of Congo Officially Joins the East African Community

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Tuesday 29th March 2021, the Democratic Republic of Congo officially joined the East African Community (EAC) as its seventh member, massively expanding the territory of the trade bloc, giving it ac... read more

Kiu Social Work Students Reap Big From The 2022 International Social Work Day
25
Mar

KIU Social work students reap big from the 2022 International Social work Day

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus-On the 15th day of March every year, the department of Social work at KIU joins the rest of the World to commemorate the world social workday, a day aimed at reflecting and uplifting the importance of social worker... read more

Engineering Students Vote For Leaders
25
Mar

Engineering Students Vote for Leaders

KIU, Western Campus – School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) students are voting for their new leaders to serve for the term 2022 – 2023 today March 25. The most intriguing contest will be for the presidency, where Hatim Eemam ... read more

“success Is A Process Not A Miracle,” Edwin Musiime Tells Kiu Cem Students
24
Mar

“Success is a Process not a Miracle,” Edwin Musiime Tells KIU CEM Students

KIU, Main Campus - Edwin Musiime, a TV personality and CEO of Olim Group Africa and Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs has advised KIU College of Economics and Management (CEM) students to always work hard in order to succeed rather than thinking of mira... read more

One-on-one With Dr. Igbinoba On The East Africa Pharmatech Exhibition
24
Mar

One-on-One With Dr. Igbinoba on the East Africa Pharmatech Exhibition

KIU, Western Campus – KIU is currently participating in the East Africa Pharmatech, pharmaceutical and healthcare exhibition at the Uganda Manufacturer’s Association show grounds in Lugogo, Kampala. Collins Kakwezi talked to Dr. Sharon Ig... read more

Psu Gives Donation To School Of Pharmacy For Maize Cob Cellulose Project
24
Mar

PSU Gives Donation to School of Pharmacy for Maize Cob Cellulose Project

KIU, Western Campus – The Pharmaceutical Society of Uganda (PSU) has given a donation to the KIU Western School of Pharmacy to aid it in the local production of pharmaceutical grade microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) from maize cobs. This project... read more

Former Kiu Guild President Ariho Appointed Mbarara South Rcc
24
Mar

Former KIU Guild President Ariho Appointed Mbarara South RCC

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – The former Guild President for KIU Main Campus, Moses Ariho has been appointed Resident City Commissioner for Mbarara City's South Division.  On Wednesday 23rd March 2022, President Museveni made his ... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Kanyamunza Inspires Rangers To Hard-fought Win Against Rivals Nkumba
24
Mar

KIU Sports Desk: Kanyamunza Inspires Rangers to Hard-Fought win Against Rivals Nkumba

KIU, Main Campus – Being an all-university side game, yesterday’s Women Tusker Lite National Basketball League game between KIU Rangers and Nkumba Lady Marines was never going to be an easy one. And it took an inspired display from Ines K... read more

Kiu School Of Pharmacy Participating In East Africa Pharmatech Exhibition At Uma Show Grounds
23
Mar

KIU School of Pharmacy Participating in East Africa Pharmatech Exhibition at UMA Show Grounds

KIU, Western Campus – KIU School of Pharmacy is currently participating in the East Africa Pharmatech, pharmaceutical and healthcare exhibition, which is happening at the Uganda Manufacturer’s Association (UMA) show grounds in Lugogo, Kam... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Kiu Rangers Tackle Nkumba Lady Marines
23
Mar

KIU Sports Desk: KIU Rangers Tackle Nkumba Lady Marines

KIU, Main Campus – The KIU female basketball team, Rangers today face off with the Nkumba Lady Marines at Lugogo Indoor Stadium. Rangers, who will be seeking their third consecutive win after an impressive start to the new season, will be favou... read more

Kiu Western Campus New Medical Students Gear Up For The White Coat Ceremony
23
Mar

KIU Western Campus New Medical Students Gear up for The White Coat Ceremony

KIU, Western Campus – The Association of Medical Students of Kampala International University (AMSKIU) is gearing up for the White Coat Ceremony, a ritual in medical school that welcomes new medical students to university. The event, which will... read more

College Of Economics And Management Hosts Edwin Musiime For The Workplace Series
23
Mar

College of Economics and Management Hosts Edwin Musiime for The Workplace Series

KIU, Main Campus – The College of Economics and Management (CEM) will tomorrow, Thursday March 24 host renowned Television journalist Edwin Musiime as Guest Speaker for a career and skills development programme titled “The Workplace Serie... read more

Abdihafid Mustaf Elmi Finally Claims Kiusomsa Throne
23
Mar

Abdihafid Mustaf Elmi Finally Claims KIUSOMSA Throne

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - President Abdihafid Mustaf Elmi received the instruments of power for the KIU Somali Students Association (KIUSOMSA) on Saturday, March 19. This was during a  fun-filled handover ceremony that took place at... read more

World Water Day: How Safe Is The Water You Use At Home?
23
Mar

World Water Day: How Safe is the Water You Use at Home?

Yesterday March 22 was World Water Day. According to the United Nations, World Water Day celebrates water and raises awareness of the 2.2 billion people living without access to safe water. It is about taking action to tackle the global water crisis.... read more

Kiu Western Campus Guild Union Rubbishes Media Reports Of Unrest At Campus
22
Mar

KIU Western Campus Guild Union Rubbishes Media Reports of Unrest at Campus

KIU, Western Campus – The KIU Western Campus Guild Union has rubbished reports by a local online outlet that there is unrest at the campus and that it had organized a strike on Monday, March 21. In a letter dated March 21 and signed by the Guil... read more

29 Nominated To Vie For Kiu Guild Parliament
22
Mar

29 Nominated to vie for KIU Guild Parliament

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Guild Union Electoral Commission has declared 29 students eligible to contest for Guild Union membership of parliament representing their colleges ahead of an April 4th general election. A total 31 aspir... read more

New Speaker Of Parliament To Be Elected Before Oulanyah
22
Mar

New Speaker of Parliament to be Elected Before Oulanyah's Burial

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Government has confirmed that the new speaker of parliament will be elected before the fallen speaker Jacob Oulanyah is buried. Article 82(4) provides that subject to Clause (4) of Article 81 of this ... read more

Glitz And Glamour At Kiu Law Finalists Dinner
21
Mar

Glitz and Glamour at KIU Law Finalists Dinner

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- The KIU Law Finalists had a whale of a time at their dinner night at Aquarius Kigo on Saturday March 19.  From a variety of style in dress code to the sumptuous delicacies on the menu, there was nothing left... read more

Ministry Of Health Commemorates World Oral Health Day
21
Mar

Ministry of Health Commemorates World Oral Health Day

KIU, Main Campus -  Uganda’s Ministry of Health on Monday, March 21, 2022, joined the rest of the world to commemorate the World Oral Health  day under  the theme: "Don't  leave oral health  behind, oral health  ma... read more

Kiu Fraternity Joins Uganda To Mourn Fallen Speaker Jacob Oulanyah
21
Mar

KIU Fraternity Joins Uganda to Mourn Fallen Speaker Jacob Oulanyah

KIU, Western Campus – The entire Kampala International University fraternity joins the rest of Uganda in mourning and honouring the fallen speaker of parliament Jacob Oulanyah for his service to the country. Oulanyah died on March 22 in Seattle... read more

Kiupsa Grand Annual Pharmacy Dinner All Set For Saturday
21
Mar

KIUPSA Grand Annual Pharmacy Dinner all set for Saturday

KIU, Western Campus – The KIU Pharmacy Students Association (KIUPSA) is organizing its Grand Annual Pharmacy Dinner and Awards Night, which will take place on Saturday, March 26 at Western Meridian Hotel in Bushenyi. According to the president ... read more

I Joined Kiu Titans Because Of Their Organisation, Says New Signing Ivan Otyek
21
Mar

I Joined KIU Titans Because of Their Organisation, Says New Signing Ivan Otyek

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - After making his debut in the first two games of the National Basketball League (NBL) season, KIU Titans new boy, Ivan Otyek is beginning to feel at home.  He has praised the team's organisation, something ... read more

Uganda
20
Mar

Uganda's Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah, Dies in the US

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On March 20th, 2022, H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the President of Uganda, announced the death of the Speaker of Parliament, Rt Hon. Jacob Oulanyah, at the age of 56 in Seattle, Washington.  Polit... read more

“no Story Is Bigger Than Your Life,” - Nbs’ Bukyana Tells Kiu Journalism Students At The Workplace Series
18
Mar

“No Story is Bigger Than Your Life,” - NBS’ Bukyana Tells KIU Journalism Students at The Workplace Series

KIU, Main Campus – Julius Bukyana, a Senior News Reporter and anchor at NBS TV has told KIU journalism students that no story can be bigger than each and everyone’s own life. This was during The Workplace Series, a career and skills devel... read more

Kiu Teaching Hospital To Continue Offering Free Cervical Cancer Screening
18
Mar

KIU Teaching Hospital to Continue Offering Free Cervical Cancer Screening

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Teaching Hospital has promised to continue offering free cervical cancer screening, Hepatitis B testing,  HIV testing and gynaecology consultation  as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility. This follo... read more

Weekend Watch: 10 Movies You Can Binge-watch On Netflix This Weekend
18
Mar

Weekend Watch: 10 Movies You Can Binge-Watch on Netflix This Weekend

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Starting this weekend, we will be sharing ten movies that you can binge-watch over the weekend for your pleasure. This weekend's selections are all available on Netflix. Without any spoilers and further ado... read more

31 Students Eyeing The 18th Kiu Guild Parliament
18
Mar

31 Students Eyeing the 18th KIU Guild Parliament

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - A total of 31 students picked up nomination forms to run for membership of the Guild Union parliament representing various Colleges and Schools between Monday 14th to Thursday 17th March 2022, Solomon Oketcho, t... read more

Carry Out Periodic Screening, Anyone Can Get Tuberculosis - Health Officials
17
Mar

Carry out periodic screening, anyone can get tuberculosis - health officials

  By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - In a bid to end Tuberculosis (TB) in Uganda, the Minister of Health Dr. Ruth Aceng appealed to the public to carry out periodic TB screening. Dr. Aceng made the plea during the Sunday, March 13, 2022, TB Mar... read more

Opinion Article: Accelerating Education For Sdgs, A Guide For University Implementation. 
15
Mar

Opinion Article: Accelerating Education for SDGs, A Guide for University Implementation. 

By Kanyankole Hervy, [email protected]  Since 2015, the Government of Uganda has, through its implementing partners, done good work as far as the Sustainable Development Goals Agenda 2030 is concerned. However, there’s need for a better... read more

The 2022 Kiu Trade Exhibition Concluded Yesterday
15
Mar

The 2022 KIU trade exhibition Concluded yesterday

 By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Yesterday was the last day of the 2022 trade exhibition at KIU and the overall consensus suggested that the event that run for two weeks was a success. Several companies and sole proprietors have enjoyed t... read more

Picking Nomination Forms For College Representatives In The Kiu Guild Union Starts Today
14
Mar

Picking nomination forms for college representatives in the KIU Guild Union starts today

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Guild Union Electoral Commission has opened up the issuing of nomination forms for college and school representative aspirants for the year 2022/2023. Solomon Oketcho, the Chairperson of the KIU Guild Un... read more

Kiu
11
Mar

KIU's Pascal Natamba Voted as KISA Uganda's New President

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University's Pascal Natamba has been voted as the 3rd President of the Bunyoro Kitara Students Association, Uganda. The elections that took place on Monday, 7th March 2022 virtually to ... read more

Kiu Alumnus Abel Odeke Receives Points Of Light Award
11
Mar

KIU Alumnus Abel Odeke receives Points of Light Award

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU’s Public Administration graduate, Abel Odeke, finally received the Common Wealth Points of Lights Award he won in 2020 from the British High Commission yesterday March 10, 2022. Odeke was awarded along... read more

Kiu Rangers Set For Glory As 2022 Nbl Season Kicks-off
11
Mar

KIU Rangers Set for Glory as 2022 NBL Season Kicks-off

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU’s national female basketball team, the KIU Rangers, will today start the new season against KCCA Leopards in the women’s opener while seven-time champions, City Oil, squares up with Namuwo... read more

Curtain Falls On President Tite As Kiu Macosa Changes Leadership
10
Mar

Curtain falls on President Tite as KIU MACOSA changes leadership

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - On Friday 4th March 2022, the executive committee of the KIU Mass Communication Students Association resolved to surrender the powers they have held for the last two years to fresh minds led by Ibrahim Matovu. T... read more

All Set For Kiu Career & Skills Development Programme
9
Mar

All Set For KIU Career & Skills Development Programme

By Stuart Bogere Oswald & Rogers Wanambwa Kampala International University is set to conduct the first-ever Career and Skills Development Programme that will equip and empower students for the world of work. The KIU Workplace Series, a work-readi... read more

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9
Mar

KIU Explorer of the Day: "Speaking on the Microphone is my best moment"-  KIU's  MC Enos

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - With the trade exhibition at KIU counting it's second week, it is evident that the business-oriented event is also giving a platform to students to showcase their talents. Benjamin Aine Enos, commonly kno... read more

Upmb Conducts Training On Advanced Hiv Disease Rapid Testing At Kiu Teaching Hospital
9
Mar

UPMB Conducts Training on Advanced HIV Disease Rapid Testing at KIU Teaching Hospital

KIU, Western Campus – The Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB) last week conducted a training on advanced HIV disease and Visitec rapid CD4+ point of care testing kits in the Pathology and Diagnostic Department of KIU Teaching Hospital. The ... read more

Women’s Day: Prof. Janice And Prof. Emuron, The Gallant Female Administrators Making A Difference At Kiu
9
Mar

Women’s Day: Prof. Janice and Prof. Emuron, the Gallant Female Administrators Making a Difference at KIU

KIU, Western Campus – Tuesday March 8 was International Women’s Day. People all over the world took the day off to appreciate the woman and everything she stands for. Similarly, here at KIU, we celebrate some of the women making a differe... read more

Sheila Nduhukire Finally Off The Shelf, Introduces Fiancé Derrick Kakonge
7
Mar

Sheila Nduhukire finally off the shelf, introduces fiancé Derrick Kakonge

  By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Sheila Nduhukire, a former television turned Public Relations of National Medical Stores (NMS) on Saturday introduced her fiancé Derrick Kakonge to her parents in Kiruhura, Kazo district. The secret i... read more

Uganda On The Right Track In Women Empowerment
7
Mar

Uganda on the right track in women empowerment

By Sovereign Hasahya When Specioza Wandira Kazibwe became Uganda’s vice president in 1994, it was viewed by many as a crucial milestone in the journey of women’s emancipation. Kazibwe’s vice presidency opened up political space for ... read more

Joshua Cheptegei Sets New 10km World Record At Cannes
7
Mar

Joshua Cheptegei Sets new 10km World Record at Cannes

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus –  Joshua Cheptegei, the double Olympic champion, on Sunday, March 6th 2022, won the Cannes 10km road race with a new World-leading and French all-comers record.  Cheptegei, who last summer won... read more

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4
Mar

"I see myself on Big Televisions" - KIU IT Finalist Ronald Rugumayo alias Sparks DJ.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Ronald Rugumayo, frequently reffered to as 'Sparks DJ', has expressed his desire to appear on Uganda's best television networks and radios as a Disc Jockey. The third year student of Information Technology is on... read more

Kiu Chapter Ec Dissolves Post Nomination Activities As Moses Ebye Stands Unopposed
3
Mar

KIU Chapter EC Dissolves Post Nomination Activities as Moses Ebye Stands Unopposed

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU NRM Chapter Electoral Commission has announced that it is dissolving all post nomination activities having had only one candidate presenting all the minimum requirements to stand for the chapter's... read more

Self-made Kiu Alumna Tabitha Micah Ngusa Hopes To Profit From The 2022 Trade Exhibition
2
Mar

Self-Made KIU Alumna Tabitha Micah Ngusa hopes to Profit from the 2022 Trade Exhibition

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Micah Ngusu, a graduate student of Mass Communication, is one of the many sole proprietors that have embraced the KIU trade exhibition that started on Monday 28th February 2022. Her enterprise is clearly unique ... read more

News Update: Opening Hours Of The Kiu Iddi Basajjabalaba Memorial Library (ibml)
1
Mar

News Update: Opening Hours of the KIU Iddi Basajjabalaba Memorial Library (IBML)

To: Our Esteemed Member of the KIU Community From: Chief University Librarian Opening Hours of the Iddi Basajjabalaba Memorial Library (IBML) I am happy to inform you that effective Monday, March 7th, 2022, the IBML will start operating for longer ho... read more

Trade Exhibition Kicks Off At Kiu
1
Mar

Trade Exhibition Kicks Off at KIU

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The long awaited 2022 KIU trade exhibition is finally underway at the main campus with several companies and proprietors displaying their products before the KIU community. The event that kicked off yesterday mo... read more

Being Vaccinated Helps To Bring Us Together, Says U.s. Ambassador Natalie E. Brown
28
Feb

Being Vaccinated Helps to Bring us Together, says U.S. Ambassador Natalie E. Brown

  By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Speaking at the African American Spirituals Concert to commemorate Luba Thurston Memorial Site Restoration on Friday, February 25, 2022, at Walumbe Village, Bukaleba, Mayuge district, the U.S. Ambassador Nat... read more

Doctors And Nurses Night Upstages Fresher’s Ball
28
Feb

Doctors and Nurses Night Upstages Fresher’s Ball

KIU, Western Campus – Last Friday was supposed to be a freshers’ day. But little did the organizers know that the hastily organized Doctors and Nurses night would throw a spanner in the works. Despite a good turn-up for the Fresher’... read more

What Transpired At Kiu Western Campus Medical Dinner
25
Feb

What Transpired at KIU Western Campus Medical Dinner

KIU, Western Campus – The Association of Medical Students of Kampala International University (AMSKIU) on February 19 organized the AMSKIU Medical Dinner, which they held at Meridian Hotel in Bushenyi Town. Despite the high anticipation among t... read more

Kiu Western Campus New Students Brace For Fresher’s Ball
25
Feb

KIU Western Campus New Students Brace for Fresher’s Ball

KIU, Western Campus – The excitement among freshers at KIU Western Campus is so real one can almost touch it, all for one main reason – this year’s Fresher’s Ball Party. The event goes down today at Crane Resort Hotel in Ishak... read more

Kiu Wins Dora Community Engagement Grant
25
Feb

KIU Wins DORA Community Engagement Grant

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - On February 23rd, 2022, Kampala International University, KIU, received a Community Engagement Research Grant from the Declaration on Research Assessment, DORA, as part of a ten grant project to various inst... read more

Kiu Communications Student, Sunday Mathew Aka Mc Banks, Discovers Antidote To Stress
24
Feb

KIU Communications Student, Sunday Mathew aka MC Banks, Discovers Antidote to Stress

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - There existed no popular stress-healing spot for university students in arguably Uganda's home of happiness, Kansanga, on a Thursday night until there emerged an enthusiastic entertainer with a thrilling ... read more

Losba Gets New Leaders
23
Feb

LOSBA Gets New Leaders

KIU, Western Campus – The Loan Scheme Beneficiaries Association (LOSBA) of KIU Western Campus yesterday voted for its new leaders in a hotly contested election exercise. There was drama as one student was nabbed by university security with fake... read more

Kiu Pharmacy Students Want To Make Their Botanical Garden A Learning Center For Local Herbalists
23
Feb

KIU Pharmacy Students Want to Make Their Botanical Garden a Learning Center for Local Herbalists

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Pharmacy students, under their umbrella group, Kampala International University Pharmacy Students Association (KIUPSA) want to make the botanical garden they initiated recently a learning center and teaching tool for l... read more

Fatou Bensouda Edges Maraga To Claim Victory At 2022 Kiu Inter-law Firms Moot Challenge
22
Feb

Fatou Bensouda Edges Maraga to claim Victory at 2022 KIU Inter-Law Firms Moot Challenge

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The inter-law firms moot tournament finally concluded on Friday 18th February 2022 with Fatou Bensouda taking it all as champions, beating arch-rivals Maraga and Co-Advocates with just a point. With 75% a... read more

Parliament Committee On Health Starts To Consider Public Health (amendment) Bill
22
Feb

Parliament Committee on Health Starts to Consider Public Health (Amendment) Bill

  By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Dr. Charles Ayume, Chair of the Committee on Health, Parliament of Uganda said the Parliament Committee on Health has started considering the Public Health (Amendment) Bill, 2021. Dr. Ayume said among other ... read more

Kiu Pharmacy Students Organizing Essay Writing Competition
22
Feb

KIU Pharmacy Students Organizing Essay Writing Competition

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Pharmacy students under their umbrella association KIU Pharmacy Students Association (KIUPSA) are organizing an essay writing competition as one of the activities to celebrate the 2022 annual KIUPSA Conference. The com... read more

Kiu Western Campus Loan Scheme Beneficiaries Vote For Leaders
22
Feb

KIU Western Campus Loan Scheme Beneficiaries Vote for Leaders

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western Campus loan scheme beneficiaries under their umbrella organization Loan Scheme Beneficiaries Association (LOSBA) Kampala International University are today voting for new leaders to serve for the period 2022-20... read more

Kiu Teaching Hospital Certified By Ministry Of Health To Do Safe Male Circumcision
22
Feb

KIU Teaching Hospital Certified by Ministry of Health to do Safe Male Circumcision

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Teaching Hospital has been certified by The Ministry of Health as a site for doing male circumcision on February 21. The Ministry of Health has the mandate to certify circumcision sites and KIU Teaching Hospital was ce... read more

Pharmacy Students Set For Grand Finale Of Inter-class Soccer Gala
21
Feb

Pharmacy Students Set for Grand Finale of Inter-Class Soccer Gala

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western Campus Pharmacy students are set for the grand finale of their inter-class soccer gala, which will take place during the Pharmacy week which kicks off on March 28. The students under their umbrella association ... read more

School Of Allied Health Sciences Gets New Leaders
21
Feb

School of Allied Health Sciences Gets new Leaders

KIU, Western Campus – Students from the School of Allied Health Sciences (SAHS) at KIU Western Campus on February 18 voted for their new leaders. The students voted for their new president, vice-president, Speaker. Sports and education minister... read more

Ministry Of Finance Signs Off Usd 180.3 Million To Ministry Of Health To Procure Covid-19 Vaccines
21
Feb

Ministry of Finance Signs off USD 180.3 million to Ministry of Health to Procure COVID-19 Vaccines

   By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Matia Kasaija alongside World Bank Country Manager, Mukami Kariuki signed USD 180.3 million grant financing agreements for Uganda Covid-19 Re... read more

Government Collects Ugx2.5bn From Tollways On Entebbe Expressway
21
Feb

Government Collects UGX2.5bn from Tollways on Entebbe Expressway

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The government collected at least UGX2.5 billion in the first month of tolling the Kampala-Entebbe expressway, according to the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA). The tolling exercise comm... read more

Kiu Shines At Ryla 2022
21
Feb

KIU Shines at RYLA 2022

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The Rotaract Club of KIU will have Mildred Kwagala to thank for the job well done at the 2022 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA), an event that was held in Mbarara City over the weekend. Being the only repres... read more

Government Collects Ugx2.5bn From Tollways On Entebbe Expressway
18
Feb

Government Collects UGX2.5bn from Tollways on Entebbe Expressway

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The government collected at least UGX2.5 billion in the first month of tolling the Kampala-Entebbe expressway, according to the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA). The tolling exercise comm... read more

Tension As Maraga And Fatou Bensouda Face Off In The Kiu Inter-law Firm Moot Final
18
Feb

Tension as Maraga and Fatou Bensouda face off in the KIU Inter-law firm moot final

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main CAMPUS-The final between Maraga and Co-advocates and Fatou Bensouda is underway at KIU’S student’s high court, ‘The moot court’. Both teams came into today’s court session with maximum poise ... read more

I Want To Make A Difference In The Somali Banking Sector, Yassin Abdulkadir
18
Feb

I want to make a difference in the Somali banking sector, Yassin Abdulkadir

By Isaac Akugizibwe When Yassin Abdulkadir Khalif first set foot in Uganda's capital Kampala in July 2019, he was looking for a university that would not only offer the best Education but one that would help him actualize his dream of changing the st... read more

Uganda Earns Ugx218bn From January Coffee Exports As Global Consumption Increases
17
Feb

Uganda Earns UGX218bn From January Coffee Exports As Global Consumption Increases

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Uganda’s coffee exports in January 2022 amounted to 402,212 60-kilo bags worth US$61.98 million (UGX218bn), Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) monthly report for January 2022 says... read more

Tullow Oil Receives Ugx264bn Earn Out From Total Energies Uganda After Fid
17
Feb

Tullow Oil Receives UGX264bn Earn out From Total Energies Uganda After FID

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Tullow Oil says it expects a UGX264bn “earn-out” from Total Energies after a Final Investment Decision for the Tilenga Project in Uganda and the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP). Th... read more

Swine Fever Kills Hundreds Of Pigs In Northern Uganda
17
Feb

Swine Fever Kills Hundreds of Pigs in Northern Uganda

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Over one hundred pigs in Otuke district, Northern Uganda, have succumbed within three weeks to a suspected African swine fever outbreak. The cases have been reported in Olilim and Ogwete sub-co... read more

Uganda Is Out Of Covid-19 Third Wave, Says Health Minister
17
Feb

Uganda is out of COVID-19 third wave, says health minister

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus: On Tuesday, February 15, 2022, the Health Minister, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng revealed that Uganda is past the third wave of COVID-19. During a press briefing held at the health ministry headquarters in Kampala, Dr. Aceng... read more

Fatou Bensouda And Co Advocates Progress To The 2022 Kiu Moot Final As Top Favourites
17
Feb

Fatou Bensouda and Co advocates progress to the 2022 KIU Moot Final as Top Favourites

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Fatou Bensouda and Co-Advocates, led by Silvester Bepop and Counsel Norman, scored 70% in yesterday's moot court deliberation to qualify to Friday's final as top favourites. They will face Maraga and Co-A... read more

How The Kiu Western Campus Mr And Miss Pharmacy Contest Went Down
17
Feb

How the KIU Western Campus Mr and Miss Pharmacy Contest Went Down

KIU, Western Campus - Kampala International University Pharmacy Students' Association (KIUPSA), in conjunction with Jupiter Events organized the 2nd edition of the Mr. and Miss Pharmacy Contest, which took place recently at Belline Hotel in Bushenyi ... read more

Ministry Of Health Makes More Strides To Improve Hiv Laboratory Services  
16
Feb

Ministry of health makes more strides to improve HIV laboratory services  

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary, Dr. Diana Atwine on Monday, February 14 said she is glad to see the ministry make more strides in improving HIV laboratory services. Dr. Atwine said they built the capacity t... read more

Kiu Law Students Face Off In 2022 Moot Tournament
16
Feb

KIU Law Students Face Off in 2022 Moot Tournament

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The much awaited KIU moot competition is finally underway at the university's ultimate court room. This year's tournament runs on the theme, "Acquire the Closest Experience of a Court Room." Coordinators ... read more

Kiu Vc Prof Mouhamad Mpezamihigo Set To Speak At The Conference On Au-eu Collaboration On Health Science Network
16
Feb

KIU VC Prof Mouhamad Mpezamihigo Set to Speak at the Conference on AU-EU Collaboration on Health Science Network

On Thursday, 17th 2022, Vice-Chancellor Prof Mouhamad Mpezamihigo will be among the speakers in an International Conference titled, Critical Issues for AU-EU Collaboration on Health and Science organized by the Research Advisors and Experts Europe (R... read more

Kiu Pharmaceutical Students Emerge Winners Of The 2022 Inter-university Pharmaceutical  Quiz
15
Feb

KIU Pharmaceutical Students Emerge Winners of the 2022 Inter-University Pharmaceutical Quiz

  By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University (KIU) Pharmaceutical students have emerged winners of the Inter-University Pharmaceutical Quiz 2022 Edition. This event took place on Saturday 12th February 2022 at Mb... read more

Kiu Nrm Chapter Sets Dates For Guild Presidential Flag Bearer
15
Feb

KIU NRM Chapter sets dates for Guild Presidential Flag Bearer's Election

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU NRM Chapter Electoral Commission has released the roadmap that will be followed ahead of the chapter's election of Guild Presidential Flag Bearer set for 4th March 2022. The roadmap launched on Monday 14... read more

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14
Feb

KIU Explorer of the Day: "I am simply proud of my University," KIU song star Lucky Lemon sings.

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Away from politics, Tony Ojuku alias Lucky Lemon, a fourth year student at KIU law school, has been the talk of campus in these recent weeks especially after his song titled 'KIU' was made a caller tune b... read more

Kiu Holds Orientation For Students Of The August 2021 And January 2022 Intakes
10
Feb

KIU Holds Orientation For Students of the August 2021 and January 2022 Intakes

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University (KIU) organised an orientation and induction for the new students of the August 2021 and January 2022 intakes. The event took place on Wednesday in the university's Main Libr... read more

Kiu Entertainment Desk: Weasel To Host ‘goodlyfe Fest’ In Commemoration Of Radio’s Legacy
10
Feb

KIU Entertainment Desk: Weasel to host ‘Goodlyfe Fest’ in commemoration of Radio’s Legacy

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Singer Douglas Mayanja, commonly known by his stage name Weasel Manizo, on Monday, February 7, 2022, announced his very first concert on record, ever since the death of his brother and friend, Mowzey Radio. The Goo... read more

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9
Feb

"Money is Important but It is not Everything," Emiritus Guild President's Advise on winning a University Election.

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - With the economy now fully open after two years of lockdown ochestrated by COVID-19, many activities are beginning to get back to normalcy including traditional University activities. Many Universities ten... read more

Kiu Guild Union Set To Organize Trade Bazaar 2022 Edition
9
Feb

KIU Guild Union Set to Organize Trade Bazaar 2022 Edition

  By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University is set to hold a Trade Bazaar 2022 Edition this month, a KIU Guild Union official confirmed. According to Hon ldd Mubarak Karuhanga, the Minister of Trade, Investment ... read more

The Gold In Kampala International University
8
Feb

THE GOLD IN KAMPALA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

By Lawrence Ssekalembe I have always been a great observer of life since my childhood. The first thing I noted about KIU in my first semester, August 2017, is the diversity of the students community. KIU attracts students from almost every African co... read more

App Maker Kaddu Wins Friday
7
Feb

App Maker Kaddu wins Friday's KIU Law Society Presidential Election

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Reagan David Kaddu registered a landslide victory in Friday's poll beating his competitor, Calvin Mwahuzi, with a range of 143 votes. The Kaddu David Reagan app inventor gathered 454 votes while Calvin Mw... read more

Maet Mawich Bol Appointed Kiusssa Ec Chairperson
7
Feb

Maet Mawich Bol Appointed KIUSSSA EC Chairperson

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - On Friday 4th February 2022, the longest serving KIU South Sudan Students Association (KIUSSSA) executive was finally dissolved bringing to an end a two and a half year old wait for new faces at the summit of th... read more

Senegal Emerges 2021 Afcon Champions 
7
Feb

Senegal Emerges 2021 AFCON Champions 

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Sadio Mane scored a decisive penalty to give Senegal a 4-3 victory over seven time record champions Egypt in spotkicks, an assurance that the Lions of Teranga were African champions for the first time ever in th... read more

Boda Boda Curfew Finally Lifted, They Will Now Move 24/7
7
Feb

Boda Boda Curfew Finally Lifted, They Will now Move 24/7

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – On Sunday, February 7th, 2022, President Museveni finally lifted the curfew on Boda Bodas, allowing them to move 24 hours. This is to start today, Monday, 7th February 2022. President Museveni announced thi... read more

Kiu Law Students Are Voting New Leaders
4
Feb

KIU Law Students Are Voting New Leaders

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Voting has opened at KIU main campus as lawyers seek to entrust new leaders with powers to move their beloved association, the KIU Law Society, forward in the year 2022-2023. Voting started at 9am and wil... read more

The Last Taste Of The 2022 Law Society Elections Ecstacy
4
Feb

The last taste of the 2022 Law Society Elections Ecstacy

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The last day of campaigns for all candidates vying for the different positions in the KIU Law Society produced yet another spectacular series of events as the candidates and their agents strived to keep t... read more

Ura Collects Ugx10tn In First Six Months Of Fy 2021/22 
3
Feb

URA Collects UGX10Tn In First Six Months of FY 2021/22 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) registered UGX10.163 trillion in net revenue collections for the first six months of this FY 2021/22, against a target of UGX11.063 trillion. This represents 45.44% of t... read more

Kiu Business Desk: The Long-awaited Multi-billion Dollar Uganda Oil Project Fid Signed Off 
3
Feb

KIU Business Desk: The Long-awaited Multi-billion Dollar Uganda Oil Project FID Signed Off 

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The long-awaited Final Investment Decision (FID) for Uganda’s oil industry came to be a dream this week on Tuesday. The function was graced by H.E.Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the President of... read more

Love, Excitement And Brevity Dominates Kiu Law Society Presidential Debate
3
Feb

Love, Excitement and Brevity Dominates KIU Law Society Presidential Debate

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - It was sheer display of total quality intellectual ability and brevity for the candidates, love, commitment and excitement for the electorates and the rest of KIU, as the two presidential aspirants, Reaga... read more

Kiu Law Society Presidential Debate Tops Charts Today
2
Feb

KIU Law Society Presidential Debate Tops Charts Today

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Law Society Presidential contestants will today lock horns in a ground-breaking debate, "test of intellectual supremacy". The debate scheduled to take place at 2pm local time is expected to give l... read more

Kiu Recognized As The 2nd Best University In Uganda
1
Feb

KIU Recognized as the 2nd Best University in Uganda

By Stuart Oswald Bogere  Kampala International University has been ranked as the second-best university and the No 1 private university in Uganda according to the latest Webometrics University Rankings of January 2022.  In this new edition ... read more

The 2022 Kiu Guild Elections Roadmap Is Out
31
Jan

The 2022 KIU Guild Elections Roadmap is Out

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Guild Union Electoral Commission Chairperson, Solomon Oketcho, on Friday 28th, January 2022 launched a road map that will be followed in the forth coming Guild MP and Presidential Elections scheduled for... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Ismail Mugerwa Named New Kiuesa President 
31
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: Ismail Mugerwa named new KIUESA President 

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Ismail Mugerwa beat his opponent, Robert Serunkuma, with 68 votes to win Friday's KIU Education Students Association (KIUESA) Presidential poll. He has been declared President elect as he waits to swear in incas... read more

Kiu
29
Jan

KIU's Department of Biological and Environmental science joins KIUEMA in the Semester Series Webinar set for February

  By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-The department of biological and Environmental science of KIU will on February 3rd, 2022 combine efforts with KIU Environment Management Association (KIUEMA) in a groundbreaking virtual workshop dubbed," A ... read more

College Of Education Votes New Leaders
28
Jan

College of Education Votes New Leaders

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Euphoria gathered today as the College of Education headed to polls for the first time in two years. The election that eventually kicked off at 10am, according to the KIUESA Electoral Commission, closed at 4pm a... read more

Rwanda-uganda Border To Open On January 31st 2022
28
Jan

Rwanda-Uganda Border to Open on January 31st 2022

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Rwandan authorities announced that they would be reopening their border with Uganda as soon as January 31st, 2022, marking an end to the three-year closure of the border.  The announcement... read more

Mps Mourn Deceased Bank Of Uganda  Governor  Prof. Emmanuel Mutebile
28
Jan

MPs Mourn Deceased Bank of Uganda Governor Prof. Emmanuel Mutebile

KIU, Main Campus - The Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Robinah Nabbanja presented to Parliament a Motion to eulogize Mutebile, who served as the Governor Bank of Uganda (BOU) before his death. Parliament held a special sitting in his honor on Thursday, Janu... read more

Mr And Miss Pharmacy Event On Tomorrow
28
Jan

Mr and Miss Pharmacy Event on Tomorrow

KIU, Western Campus – The 2nd edition of the Mr and Miss Pharmacy event is taking place tomorrow January 29 at Belline Hotel in Ishaka town, Bushenyi district. The do, which is being held under the theme, “Beauty in Apothecary”, is ... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Mohamed Abdikani, A Few Steps From His Dream After A Successful Thesis Defense
27
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: Mohamed Abdikani, a Few Steps From His Dream After a Successful Thesis Defense

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Mohamed Abdikani Nur, a finalist student of Masters of Project Planning and Management is hopeful that his dream will come to pass in June this year, having successfully defended his research dissertation. Nur's... read more

Kampala International University; Where My Cherished Dream Came True.
27
Jan

Kampala International University; Where My Cherished Dream Came True.

At the turn of the century, a dream that came to be fulfilled two decades later was hatched. After 12 years of study and work in Saudi Arabia, I returned, sadly but hopefully, to a conflict-engulfed Somalia run by militias and armed gangs after the o... read more

Bishop Paul Ssemogerere Officially Begins Work As New Archbishop Of Kampala Diocese
26
Jan

Bishop Paul Ssemogerere Officially Begins Work as new Archbishop of Kampala Diocese

  By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On January 25th, 2022, former Bishop of Kasana – Luwero district, Paul Ssemogerere, was officially installed by the Roman Catholic Church of Uganda as the new Archbishop of Kampala Dioces... read more

Re-opening Of Bars Comes With Increase In Covid-19 Cases, Police Says
26
Jan

Re-opening of bars comes with increase in COVID-19 cases, Police says

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - After over 20 months of closure, bars, entertainment centers were on Monday, January 24, 2022, re-opened, as per President Museveni's speech on New Year's Eve. As the night economy is back in action and ready to re... read more

Kiuesa Screens 2022 Candidates, Campaigns Kick Off
26
Jan

KIUESA Screens 2022 Candidates, Campaigns Kick Off

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Education Students Association (KIUESA) yesterday screened all candidates for different posts, an exercise that the KIUESA Electoral Commission described as successful. Led by outgoing President Martin P... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: We Can Make South Sudan Better If We Come Together - President Kiusssa
25
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: We can make South Sudan better if we come together - President KIUSSSA

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Having been in power for now more than two years due to the unprecedented COVID-19 lockdown, the President of the KIU South Sudanese Students Association (KIUSSSA) and his board are seeking to transfer power to ... read more

Kiu Signs Mou With University Of Bosaso-garowe Somalia
24
Jan

KIU Signs MoU with University of Bosaso-Garowe Somalia

Today Monday, 24th January 2022, the management of Kampala International University led by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Affairs, Dr. Sophia Kazibwe, and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research, Innovatio... read more

Bars Can Open - President Museveni Confirms, Insists Boda Bodas Are Not Allowed To Operate Beyond 7:00 Pm
24
Jan

Bars can open - President Museveni confirms, insists Boda Bodas are not allowed to operate beyond 7:00 pm

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - In a comment made at his residence in Nakasero over the weekend, President Museveni noted that his address made on New Year’s Eve is still valid, and that nothing changes in relation to opening bars and enter... read more

Bank Of Uganda Governor Mutebile Succumbs At 72
24
Jan

Bank of Uganda Governor Mutebile Succumbs at 72

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Sunday, January 24th, 2022, the Bank of Uganda announced the death of its Governor, Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile, via a press statement and its social media handles.  According to the ban... read more

Rotaract Club Of Kiu To Reap Big From Kampala North
24
Jan

Rotaract Club of KIU to Reap Big From Kampala North's Retreat

KIU, Main Campus - Over the weekend, the Rotaract Club of KIU joined its mother club, the Rotary Club of Muyenga, to a transformational new year's retreat to the Rotaract Club of Kampala North in Kabale, Western Uganda. The three-day retreat hosted b... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Btm Tv
21
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: BTM TV's Fatia Lujja Chooses KIU For Its Undisputable Hospitality and Supremacy in IT, Wants to Change the Face of Ugandan Media 

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Fatia Lujja, a second year student of Information Technology at KIU, has pledged to change the face of Uganda's media industry. The 22-year-old, who also doubles as an actress and television presenter, wants to ... read more

Kiu Law Society 2022 Candidates Screened, All Declared Eligible To Contest.
21
Jan

KIU Law Society 2022 Candidates Screened, All Declared Eligible to Contest.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Thursday's screening of the KIU Law Society candidates that took place in the KIU moot court has reported no failure as all the candidates have been found to be eligible to run for respective offices in the Univ... read more

Advertisement For Masters Of Medicine Scholarships Under The Kiu Staff Development Scheme 2022
20
Jan

ADVERTISEMENT FOR MASTERS OF MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIPS UNDER THE KIU STAFF DEVELOPMENT SCHEME 2022

Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter Universit-... read more

Six Candidates Beat Deadline, Nominated For The Top Three Positions In The Kiu Law Society
20
Jan

Six Candidates Beat Deadline, Nominated for the top three positions in the KIU Law Society

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- The KIU Law Society Electoral Commission has confirmed that six candidates returned nomination forms for the top three positions before deadline yesterday 19th January 2022. These and several others are expected ... read more

Uganda Airlines Wins World’s Youngest Aircraft Fleet Award For Two Years In A Row
19
Jan

Uganda Airlines Wins World’s Youngest Aircraft Fleet Award For Two Years In A Row

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Uganda Airlines won the ch-aviation World’s Youngest Aircraft Fleet Award 2022 two times in a row this week.  The ch-aviation Youngest Aircraft Fleet Award recognises airlines from across the glo... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Ministry Of Health Rolls Out Covid-19 Vaccine Booster Jabs
18
Jan

COVID-19 Updates: Ministry of Health Rolls out COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Jabs

By Stuart Bogere Oswald kIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health, on Monday 19th January, 2022, launched a national wide exercise of administering COVID-19 vaccine booster jabs to priority groups. According to Emmanuel Ainebyona, the Spokesperson at... read more

Kiuesa Ec Calls Upon Students To Pick Nomination Forms 
18
Jan

KIUESA EC Calls upon Students to Pick Nomination Forms 

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The Electoral Commission for the KIU Education Students Association (KIUESA) is calling upon students interested in various leadership positions to pick nomination forms from their office. The exercise that shou... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 24th Graduation (january 19th -27th January, 2022)
18
Jan

ISSUING Academic Documents to Graduates of the 24th Graduation (January 19th -27th January, 2022)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from 19th Jan 2022 to 27th Jan 2022 (09:00am-4:00pm). Remember to carry your KIU Identification Documents. NOTE: Western Campus students will receive Individual Mes... read more

Delegates From University Of Bosasa Garowe Somalia Visit Kiu For Collaboration
17
Jan

Delegates from University of Bosasa Garowe Somalia Visit KIU For Collaboration

KIU, Main Campus – On Monday 17th January 2022 the Management of KIU led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo, and the DVC Research, Innovation, Consultancy and Extension (RICE), Assoc. Prof. Chukwuemeka Diji received delegates fr... read more

President Museveni Pardons 79 Prisoners On Medical And Humanitarian Grounds
17
Jan

President Museveni Pardons 79 Prisoners on Medical and Humanitarian Grounds

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – H.E President Yoweri Museveni, in exercise of the power vested in him under Article 121 (1)(a) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda as amended, and on the advice of the Advisory Committe... read more

Ministry Of Education Bans External Mocks In Candidate Classes
17
Jan

Ministry of Education Bans External Mocks in Candidate Classes

By Stuart Bogere Oswald  KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Education has banned all external mocks and examinations previously organized for students in secondary and primary schools. According to Dr Denis Mugimba, the Spokesperson at the Minis... read more

Kiu Law Society Finance Minister Endorses Calvin For President
17
Jan

KIU Law Society Finance Minister Endorses Calvin for President

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Rashidah Kanyesigye, the outgoing Finance Minister of the KIU Law Society, has fronted Calvin Muwanguzi to take over from Raymond Aliga as President of the Society. She said that he carries the best hopes for th... read more

Kiu And Entire Education Fraternity Mourn Loss Of Kiu Student, David Mujuni.
17
Jan

KIU and Entire Education Fraternity Mourn Loss of KIU Student, David Mujuni.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Students from the College of Education are mourning the loss of their colleague, David Mujuni, who died suddenly after hitting his head on the ground on Saturday evening - an incident that has left the whole of ... read more

Abdihafid Mustaf Elmi Emerges New President Of The Kiu Somali Students Association
14
Jan

Abdihafid Mustaf Elmi Emerges New President of the KIU Somali Students Association

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - The KIU Somali Students Association (KIUSOSA) electoral commission has declared Abdihafid Mustaf Elmi winner of today's presidential election. In a statement issued by the KIUSOSA electoral commission Chairperson... read more

Kiu International Desk: Zimbabwe
14
Jan

KIU International Desk: Zimbabwe's President Hands Over Power as he Goes on Annual Leave

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has handed power to the vice-president for three weeks as he begins his annual leave on Friday.  According to a press release from the Office of the Presid... read more

Ministry Of Health Launches Door-to-door Polio Vaccination Drive In Wakiso
14
Jan

Ministry of Health launches door-to-door polio vaccination drive in Wakiso

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health on Thursday rolled out a Polio vaccination exercise targeting about 8,791,710 children below five years. With the intention of vaccinating all 5-year-old children in 136 districts, the three-... read more

Ministry Of Education Warns Schools Conducting Promotional Exams
14
Jan

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION WARNS SCHOOLS CONDUCTING PROMOTIONAL EXAMS

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Education has strongly cautioned schools subjecting learners to promotional exams despite the government directive against the exercise. While addressing the press at Uganda Media Center on T... read more

Kiu Somali Students
14
Jan

KIU Somali Students' Association Holds Elections

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Polls have opened as Somali students seek to change their association's executive members for the first time in two years. Though few students were present by the time voting opened this morning at 8am, the turn... read more

);"> Kiu Explorer Of The Day: "i Fall In Love With Kiu Almost Every Day," - Mathematics Enthusiast Ambrose Akweka 
14
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: "I fall in love with KIU almost every day," - Mathematics Enthusiast Ambrose Akweka 

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When Ambrose Akweka chose to join KIU in January 2021, most of his high school compatriots considered other options telling him that they had headed for the best, only to see him thrive at what is currently know... read more

Kiu Health Desk: Ministry Of Health Set To Launch National Polio Vaccination Campaign
13
Jan

KIU Health Desk: Ministry of Health set to launch National Polio Vaccination Campaign

 By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health will on Friday, January 14, 2022, launch a House-to-House National Polio Vaccination Campaign. The campaign is expected to run from Friday to Sunday, January 16, 2022. During the campai... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Entebbe Expressway Manages To Collect Ugx250m In Three Days 
13
Jan

KIU Business Desk: Entebbe Expressway Manages to Collect UGX250m in Three Days 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – From Saturday, when Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) activated the road toll charges on the Entebbe Expressway, 59,482 vehicles have used the Entebbe Expressway and paid toll fees by either cash... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Uganda Registers Decline In New Covid-19 Infections
13
Jan

COVID-19 Updates: Uganda Registers Decline In New COVID-19 Infections

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Uganda has continued to report a decline in its new daily COVID-19 infections, weeks after the pandemic situation in the country hit its peak. According to the Health Ministry statistics, on Wednesday 12th J... read more

Afcon Updates: What You Didn
13
Jan

AFCON Updates: What you didn't know about the Referee who caused controversy in the Mali-Tunisia match.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) that started on Sunday 10th January, 2022 had been struggling to make a breakthrough in global news headlines until Zambian born referee, Janny Sikaziwe, ended the match tw... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Eac To Conduct Free Covid-19 Tests At Border Points
12
Jan

COVID-19 Updates: EAC to Conduct Free COVID-19 Tests at Border Points

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KiU, Main Campus - The East African Community (EAC) has committed to conducting free COVID-19 rapid tests at the Kenya-Uganda border points of Busia and Malaba for seven days to clear the truck traffic jam that has disrupted t... read more

Kiu Students Get Hesfb Scholarships
11
Jan

KIU Students get HESFB Scholarships

KIU, Western Campus – A number of Kampala International University first-year students have been approved as beneficiaries of the 8th cohort of the Higher Education Students Financing Board (HESFB) student loan scheme. The 1st lot of the list o... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Housing Finance Bank Launches New Salary Loan Campaign With Record Repayment Period Of Seven Years
11
Jan

KIU Business Desk: Housing Finance Bank Launches New Salary Loan Campaign With Record Repayment Period of Seven Years

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Housing Finance Bank (HFB), the leading mortgage provider and one of the fastest-growing financial institutions in Uganda, has launched a salary loan campaign in a bid to facilitate customers to acces... read more

Hesfb Releases 8th Cohort Of Students To Beneficiaries
11
Jan

HESFB Releases 8th Cohort of Students to Beneficiaries

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The government awarded study loans to 3,926 students in tertiary institutions for the 2021/2022 academic year at Uganda Media Center on Monday. While releasing the list, Dr. Micheal Wanyama, the Executive Di... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Non-elderly To Receive Covid-19 Booster Shots
10
Jan

COVID-19 Updates: Non-elderly to receive COVID-19 booster shots

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Minister of Health, Jane Ruth Aceng on Friday, January 7 announced that those who are ready to receive booster doses will receive them beginning February 2022. Saying this, she noted that the elderly aged 50 ye... read more

Kiu Students Expect A Return Of Full Campus Life As The New Academic Year Officially Kicks Off
10
Jan

KIU Students Expect a Return of Full Campus life as the new Academic year Officially kicks off

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-Today, Monday 10th January 2022 is a historical day in Uganda. It is the first time in the Country's history that schools are opening as early as fifteen days after Christmas. At KIU, serious business also begins ... read more

Kiu Alumnus Nicholas Mugume Extends Support To Disadvantaged School Children In Kyenjojo District
10
Jan

KIU Alumnus Nicholas Mugume Extends Support to Disadvantaged School Children in Kyenjojo District

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Former KIU Tooro Students Association President, Nicholas Mugume, has donated fees and scholastic materials to the disadvantaged school-going children in Kyenjojo district. He did this in a bid to support educat... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Africa’s Covid-19 Cases Surpass 10 Million Mark
10
Jan

COVID-19 Updates: Africa’s COVID-19 Cases Surpass 10 Million Mark

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) confirmed that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 10,028,508 as of last Saturday evening. The specialized healthcare a... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 24th Graduation (january 10th- 14th January 2022)
10
Jan

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 24th Graduation (January 10th- 14th January 2022)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from 10th January 2022 to 14th January 2022 (09:00 am-4:00 pm).Remember to carry your KIU identification documents. NOTE: WESTERN CAMPUS STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE INDIV... read more

Circular To All Students And Staff Academic Calendar Effective January To December 2022 For The Kiu Western Campus
9
Jan

CIRCULAR TO ALL STUDENTS AND STAFF ACADEMIC CALENDAR EFFECTIVE JANUARY TO DECEMBER 2022 FOR THE KIU WESTERN CAMPUS

Office of the Vice-Chancellor Ref: KIU/MM/VC/26                                                          ... read more

Circular To All Students And Staff Academic Calendar Effective January To December 2022 For Kiu Main Campus
9
Jan

CIRCULAR TO ALL STUDENTS AND STAFF ACADEMIC CALENDAR EFFECTIVE JANUARY TO DECEMBER 2022 FOR KIU MAIN CAMPUS

Office of the Vice-Chancellor Ref: KIU/MM/VC/26                                                         &... read more

Government To Disband Ugx 30 Billion As Relief Cash To Private School Teachers
7
Jan

Government to disband UGX 30 billion as relief cash to private school teachers

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - In a press statement issued on Thursday, January 6, 2022, by the Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Hon. Betty Amongi Ongom, it has been noted that the cash relief program will support 300,000 teach... read more

Ministry Of Education Guildlines Issued Ahead Of Schools Re-opening
6
Jan

Ministry of Education Guildlines Issued Ahead of Schools Re-opening

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Education and Sports has issued guidelines to be followed by schools ahead of their reopening on 10th January 2021 as per the official schools and institutions calendar. According to the stat... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Kiu Law Student Develops App To Ease Access To Law Notes
6
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: KIU Law Student Develops App to Ease Access to Law Notes

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - David Reagan Kaddu, a finalist student at the KIU Law School, has developed an app that would help ease access to notes of all law courses. He says that the Kaddu Reagan David App was built as a sole solution to ... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Government Warns Schools On Hiding Covid-19 Cases
5
Jan

COVID-19 Updates: Government Warns Schools on Hiding COVID-19 Cases

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Education and Sports has cautioned schools against hiding COVID-19 cases. This comes days to the reopening of schools after close to two years of closure due to the pandemic. This warning was... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Kiutsa President Turns To Rabbit Keeping
5
Jan

KIU Explorer of the Day: KIUTSA President Turns to Rabbit Keeping

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Juliet Kasisa Abwooli, President of the KIU Tooro Students Association (KIUTSA) and also a finalist student of Social Work and Social Administration, has resolved to face the world and the new year 2022 head-on.... read more

President Museveni Signs 20% Midterm Access Nssf Bill 
5
Jan

President Museveni Signs 20% Midterm Access NSSF Bill 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – President Yoweri Museveni finally signed the NSSF (Amendment) Bill, 2021, his Senior Press Secretary Lindah Nabusayi said in a brief statement. Noteworthy is a critical provision in the NSSF (Amendmen... read more

Police Issues Security Tips Ahead Of Schools Reopening
4
Jan

Police Issues Security Tips Ahead of Schools Reopening

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Uganda Police in preparation for school re-opening has set a number of guidelines to be followed by school administrators, education officials, health experts, students, parents, and caretakers to ensure the succes... read more

Government Warns Schools On Exorbitant Charges
4
Jan

Government Warns Schools on Exorbitant Charges

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Education and Sports has cautioned schools across the country over exorbitant charges. While speaking at the National "Bafe Back to School" Symposium in Kampala, the State Minister for Educat... read more

Government Sets Reopening Dates For Schools In Metropolitan Districts
3
Jan

Government Sets Reopening Dates for Schools in Metropolitan Districts

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Education has released the new re-opening dates for boarding students in both primary and secondary schools in the Districts of Kampala, Wakiso, Mpigi, and Mukono. According to the new re-ope... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Xiaomi 12 Series Makes Over $300m In Five Minutes Of Sales On Retail Market 
3
Jan

KIU Business Desk: Xiaomi 12 Series Makes Over $300m in Five Minutes of Sales on Retail Market 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On December 31, 2021, Xiaomi released its new 12 series of top-end smartphones to their inaugural market of China as scheduled.  According to the OEM, that event ended in “record-breaking&r... read more

Kiuesa President Confident Of More Success In 2022 As His Term Nears Expiry
3
Jan

KIUESA President Confident of More Success in 2022 as His Term Nears Expiry

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - Martin Pinto Sewankambo has described his term of office as President of the KIU College of Education and Distance Learning Students' Association (KIUESA), as a successful one characterized by several ground-brea... read more

Kiu International Desk: Fire Guts South African Parliament 
2
Jan

KIU International Desk: Fire Guts South African Parliament 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Sunday, a large fire tore through South Africa's parliament in Cape Town, resulting in the roof of one building collapsing and gutting the chamber of the National Assembly. According to images from... read more

Tiktok Most Popular App For 2021
30
Dec

Tiktok Most Popular App for 2021

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – In 2021, Tiktok became the number one most downloaded and most popular app globally, surpassing Facebook's WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook apps.  The famous short video-sharing platform Tiktok ... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Older Adults Urged To Get Covid-19 Booster Shot
29
Dec

COVID-19 Updates: Older adults urged to get COVID-19 booster shot

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health has urged older persons and those living with other health conditions that compromise immunity to obtain booster doses of COVID-19 jabs. Speaking to the press, Health Minister Dr. Jane Ruth A... read more

Kiu International Desk: Uae Authorities Suspend Flights From Uganda
29
Dec

KIU International Desk: UAE authorities suspend flights from Uganda

By Kiconco Agnes KIU, Main Campus: The Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, issued a statement confirming the temporary suspension of flights from Uganda to the Dubai-United Arab Emirates until further notice. In a st... read more

Kiu International Desk: President Samia Pardons Over 5,700 Prisoners To Mark Tanzania
29
Dec

KIU International Desk: President Samia Pardons Over 5,700 Prisoners to Mark Tanzania's 60th Independence Anniversary

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – On Monday 27th December, 2021, the Minister for Home Affairs in Tanzania announced that Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan had pardoned 5,704 prisoners to mark the nation’s 60 years of independen... read more

Covid-19 Updates: President Museveni To Address Nation On 31st December 2021
29
Dec

COVID-19 Updates: President Museveni to Address Nation on 31st December 2021

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – President Museveni will address the nation on 31st December 2021 at 8 pm from his Rwakitura residence.  According to a tweet by renowned journalist Raymond Mujuni, President Museveni is expected ... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Edson Mwine Manages A Record Label Whilst At Law School
28
Dec

KIU Explorer of the Day: Edson Mwine Manages a Record Label Whilst at Law School

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Life at campus can at times be a mix of hardships, especially considering the pressure to achieve excellent grades while doing some projects on the side too. Edson Mwine, however, seems to be making it all s... read more

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Anti-apartheid Hero, Rests At 90
27
Dec

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Anti-Apartheid Hero, Rests at 90

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Last weekend, the government of the Republic of South Africa announced that revered anti-apartheid hero, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, had passed away at the age of 90.  “Desmond Tutu was a patr... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Uganda’s Covid-19 Cases Surpasses 130,000 Mark
23
Dec

COVID-19 Updates: Uganda’s COVID-19 Cases Surpasses 130,000 Mark

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Uganda’s COVID-19 infections surpassed the 130,000 mark on Wednesday 22nd December, 2021, and the country continues to see a spike in new cases. According to the latest data from the Ministry of Health... read more

Kiu Guild Union Prime Minister Urges Students To Keep Evolving
23
Dec

KIU Guild Union Prime Minister Urges Students to Keep Evolving

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The Guild Union Prime Minister, Ronald Karuhanga, has urged fellow students to use the festive season to add value to all spheres of their lives. While delivering his End of Year message to the students body on ... read more

Decrying Of The Poor Reading Culture At Campus
23
Dec

Decrying of the Poor Reading Culture at Campus

By Ronald Karuhanga KIU, Main Campus - Mid-December this year, the KIU campus composed of an overwhelming number of students. This was immediately after the release of the Examinations Timetable. The School Library was full to the brim and one could ... read more

Kiu Entertainment News: 2021 Just Got More Sweet, Azawi Parades Her Janzi And Buzz Teenz Awards
22
Dec

KIU Entertainment News: 2021 Just Got More Sweet, Azawi Parades Her Janzi and Buzz Teenz Awards

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Inspired to do music and dance years ago after frequently visiting the Ndere Cultural Centre to watch the dance festivals, the Afrobeats singer Priscilla Zawedde aka Azawi, has this year taken home several awards, ... read more

Government Directs 62bn Towards Renovating Schools
22
Dec

Government Directs 62Bn Towards Renovating Schools

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - As schools are set to reopen on 10th January 2022, Government through the Ministry of Education and Sports has directed to schools about 62 billion Uganda Shillings through a capitation grant to use for reno... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Us  ‘injects’ Trillions Into Ugandan Economy In Two Years
21
Dec

KIU Business Desk: US  ‘Injects’ Trillions Into Ugandan Economy in Two Years

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – In a new report from the United States of America, it is indicated that the country has injected USD953Million (UGX3.404Trn) into Uganda’s economy in the last two years alone. The report, which ... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Ahereza
21
Dec

KIU Explorer of the Day: Ahereza's Choice to Join KIU was a Race Winner

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - When Amphlet Aheereza - a second year student of Social Work and Social Administration - joined KIU in January 2020, most of her high school classmates were either in villages waiting for the April or August inta... read more

Ten Things To Consider In 2022
20
Dec

Ten Things to Consider in 2022

By Rogers Wanambwa  1. Success mainly hinges on your team sharing the same long-term vision 2. Success is all about your team sharing your long term vision 3. Make sure everyone has skin in the game  4. Getting everything you ever wanted fo... read more

Remain Vigilant Against Covid-19, Let’s Prevent A Third Wave - Health Officials Warn
20
Dec

Remain Vigilant Against COVID-19, Let’s Prevent a Third Wave - Health Officials Warn

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The State Minister Primary Health Care, Hon. Margaret Muhanga during a campaign run on Sunday, December 19, 2021, at Kololo ceremonial grounds in Kampala, urged the public to prevent the third wave by remaining vig... read more

Kiu Kenyan Students Association President Cautions Students On Safety And Precaution As End Of Year Holiday Begins
20
Dec

KIU Kenyan Students Association President Cautions Students on Safety and Precaution as End of Year Holiday Begins

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The President of the KIU Kenyan Students' Association, Justice Ochieng - a finalist student of Law - has asked fellow students to take precautions as they head into the end of year holiday. In a virtual intervie... read more

Kiu
20
Dec

KIU's VC Advises on Schools' Reopening Come January 2022

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - This week the Education Ministery announced the reopening of schools, two years after they were closed, and indicated that all learners will automatically be promoted to the next class in January 2022. This ... read more

Kiu Teaching Hospital’s State-of-the-art Ct Scan Saving Lives In Western Uganda
17
Dec

KIU Teaching Hospital’s State-of-the-art CT Scan Saving Lives in Western Uganda

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Teaching Hospital, in one of its latest service upgrades, recently installed a state-of-the-art CT scan aimed at offering quality services to prospective patients. The 16-slice Toshiba Alexion 4 CT scan is the only one... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Safeboda Gets Undisclosed Investment From Google Investment Fund
17
Dec

KIU Business Desk: Safeboda Gets Undisclosed Investment From Google Investment Fund

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – On Friday, 17th December 2021, Google announced that it has made the first investment from its Africa Investment Fund in Ugandan super app SafeBoda. The unrevealed investment comes two months after Alphabet... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Permanent Secretary Of Finance Ministry, Ramathan Ggoobi, Argues Uganda
17
Dec

KIU Business Desk: Permanent Secretary of Finance Ministry, Ramathan Ggoobi, Argues Uganda's Debt is Still Sustainable

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – According to the Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Prof. Ramathan Ggoobi, Uganda's debt to GDP ratio is still largely sustainable.  Prof. Ramathan... read more

Current Covid-19 Vaccines Are Effective Against Variants - Ministry Of Health Confirms
16
Dec

Current COVID-19 Vaccines are Effective Against Variants - Ministry of Health Confirms

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - As citizens raise the question as to whether the available COVID-19 vaccines can fend off the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, the Ministry of Health on 14th December, 2021, confirmed that current vaccines are by all ... read more

Govt Set To Reopen Schools In January 2022 After Two Years
16
Dec

Govt Set to Reopen Schools in January 2022 After Two Years' Closure

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Government of Uganda, through the Ministry of Education, has announced that schools will reopen early next month after about two years of closure due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. This was revealed b... read more

Kiu Teaching Hospital Ramps Up Service Delivery
16
Dec

KIU Teaching Hospital Ramps up Service Delivery

KIU, Western Campus – Kampala International University Teaching Hospital has moved to position itself as the go-to health facility in the greater Bushenyi sub-region by making improvements in its equipment, human resource and service delivery. ... read more

Kiu
14
Dec

KIU's Stephen Baingana Repays 8 Years' Students Loan in Advance

By Stuart Bogere KIU, Main Campus - KIU's Stephen Baingana has become the latest Loan Scheme Beneficiary to completely repay his loan of UGX18,793,480shs that he obtained from to study a Bachelors of Civil Engineering at Kampala International Univers... read more

Education Minister To Address The Nation Ahead Of Reopening Of Schools
14
Dec

Education Minister to Address the Nation Ahead of Reopening of Schools

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Minister of Education, Janet Kataha Museveni, is set to address the nation tomorrow, Wednesday 15th December, 2021, to announce the dates for the reopening of schools next year. This was revealed by Hon ... read more

Kiu Western Campus Medical Students Vote For Leaders
8
Dec

KIU Western Campus Medical Students Vote for Leaders

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western Campus medical students under their umbrella group, Association of Medical Students of Kampala International University (AMSKIU) on 29th November voted for their leaders. The students voted for their president,... read more

Kiu Appoints Prof Frank Mugisha Kaharuza As The New Dvc Western Campus
7
Dec

KIU Appoints Prof Frank Mugisha Kaharuza as the New DVC Western Campus

KIU, Western Campus - In a ceremony on December 6th, 2021, the management of KIU led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo, unveiled the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor for the Western Campus at Ishaka, Bushenyi, Prof. Frank Mugisha Kaharuza.... read more

Kiu Management Visits Tokat Gaziosmanpasa University Turkey
7
Dec

KIU Management Visits Tokat Gaziosmanpasa University Turkey

KIU, Main Campus - Last month in November, 2021, The Management of KIU represented by Dr. Sophia Kazibwe, DVC Academic Affairs and Dr. Mustafa Mundu Muhamad, Assistant DVC Academic Affairs, Western Campus visited Tokat Gaziosmanpasa University Turkey... read more

Advertisement For Doctor Of Philosophy (phd) Scholarships Under The Kiu Staff Development Scheme 2021/2022
6
Dec

ADVERTISEMENT FOR DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD) SCHOLARSHIPS UNDER THE KIU STAFF DEVELOPMENT SCHEME 2021/2022

About KIUKampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter U... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 24th Graduation (december 06th- December 10th, 2021)
6
Dec

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 24th Graduation (December 06th- December 10th, 2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from 06th December 2021 to 10th December 2021 from 10:00 am -4:00 pm. Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. 1. All Masters Students (E... read more

Kiu Students Urged To Speak Out Against Gender-based Violence
4
Dec

KIU students urged to speak out against Gender-Based Violence

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus- Kampala International University (KIU) in partnership with Uganda Women Network and Action Frontiers has opened war against gender-based Violence by equipping students with knowledge and skills. A students' dialo... read more

“we Do Not Condone Gender-based Violence At Kiu” Assoc. Prof Janice Busingye
3
Dec

“We do not Condone Gender-Based Violence at KIU” Assoc. Prof Janice Busingye

While speaking to students during the student’s dialogue on 16 days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence on 3rd December 2021, The Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Finance and Administration (DVCFA) at KIU Assoc. Prof Janice Busingye sa... read more

Kiu Signs Mou With East Africa University (eau) Puntland Somalia To Collaborate In Research And Educational Exchange.
2
Dec

KIU Signs MoU with East Africa University (EAU) Puntland Somalia to Collaborate in Research and Educational Exchange.

Kampala International University (KIU), on 1st December 2021, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with East Africa University (EAU), Puntland Somalia. The MoU was signed on behalf of KIU by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo, and ... read more

Kiu Tax Justice Club Set For The Best In The Inter-university Interface Debate Championship
2
Dec

KIU Tax justice club set for the best in the Inter-University interface debate championship

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU's ultimate tax rights and Justice advocates have promised to amuse their odds and make the University proud in the Inter-University interface debate championship today Thursday 2nd December 2021. Hosted by t... read more

Kiu Hosts Annual University Students Conference
1
Dec

KIU Hosts Annual University Students Conference

KIU, Main Campus - On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021, over 200 students gathered at the KIU Main Campus, Kansanga, for the Helping Hands for Relief and Development (HHRD) Annual University Students' Conference.  The event themed Accelerating Lead... read more

Kiu Vc Prof Mouhamad Mpezamihigo Welcomes Nigeria
1
Dec

KIU VC Prof Mouhamad Mpezamihigo Welcomes Nigeria's New High Commissioner to Uganda

KIU, Main Campus – On November 30th, 2021, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo welcomed the Nigerian High Commissioner to Uganda, H.E Zanna U. Bukar Kolo at the Nigeria High Commission, Nakesero Rd, Kampala. He was accompanied by th... read more

Kiu And East African University Strengthen Ties
30
Nov

KIU and East African University Strengthen Ties

KIU, Western Campus – Kampala International University and East African University (EAU) from Somalia have moved closer to sealing a collaboration after a delegation from EAU visited KIU Western Campus on 26 November. The delegation from EAU wa... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Herbert Namilinga Wants To Be “engineering Asset Of The Nation”
30
Nov

KIU Explorer of the day: Herbert Namilinga Wants to be “Engineering Asset of the Nation”

KIU, Western Campus – KIU fourth-year Engineering student Herbert Namilinga says he wants to be the “asset of the nation” as far as engineering is concerned. The soft-spoken Telecommunication Engineering student says he aims at doin... read more

Kiu Western Campus Hosts Delegation From Vodan-africa
30
Nov

KIU Western Campus Hosts Delegation From VODAN-Africa

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western Campus on 25th November, 2021 hosted a delegation from the Virus Outbreak Data Network Africa (VODAN-Africa), one of KIU’s key technology partners.  The delegation included Geetjan Van Stam, Jameke V... read more

);"> "i Am Ready To Face The World," Kiu Fresh Graduate Kwezi Abigaba
29
Nov

"I am ready to face the World," KIU Fresh graduate Kwezi Abigaba

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus-Newly graduated Kwezi Abigaba has disclosed that he is ready to face the world with his professional abilities. Being a teacher and a product of Uganda's leading private University, Abigaba sees no obstacles in his... read more

Kiu Jenniffer Alokit  Claims Community Reporting Prize At The Media Mega Stars Awards
25
Nov

KIU Jenniffer Alokit Claims Community Reporting Prize at the Media Mega Stars Awards

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Jennifer Sylvia Alokit a third-year student of Mass communication at KIU received 500,000 shillings cash prize after emerging as the best community reporter during the Media Mega Star Awards Ceremony on Saturday... read more

Covid-19 Vaccination Is The Only Way To Go, Rt. Hon. Mbabazi Angella, Guild Speaker Kiu
22
Nov

COVID-19 Vaccination Is The Only Way To Go, Rt. Hon. Mbabazi Angella, Guild Speaker KIU

For over a period of two years now COVID-19 pandemic has tremendously made an overhaul in the social, economic, and political terrain on both national and global plane. Since its discovery in Wuhan, China in 2019, its pinch has been undoubtedly felt ... read more

Isaac Peters Is Excited With His Second Degree At Kiu
22
Nov

Isaac Peters is Excited With His Second Degree at KIU

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When Isaac peters first joined KIU in 2015, he was pretty sure that he would do only one degree, a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Diplomatic Studies, and part ways with education but after gradu... read more

It Was A Combination Of Hardwork Extensive Research And Regular Attendance, Joan Kirikumwino On Her First Class In Law
22
Nov

It Was a Combination of Hardwork Extensive Research and Regular Attendance, Joan Kirikumwino on Her First Class in Law

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - Joan Kirikumwino, one of the best students at KIU's 24th graduation ceremony with a CGPA of 4.47 has disclosed that her success was a result of hard work, extensive research, and regular attendance of lectures. K... read more

Speech By The Chairperson Kiu Of University Council, Prof. Fred Wabwire Mangen At The 24th Kiu Graduation Ceremony On November 20th, 2021 Chairperson Council Speech
22
Nov

Speech By the Chairperson KIU of University Council, Prof. Fred Wabwire Mangen at The 24th KIU Graduation Ceremony On November 20th, 2021 Chairperson Council Speech

The Chief Guest, The Chancellor of Kampala International University, Honorable Ministers Your Excellencies Ambassadors & High Commissioners;Honorable Members of ParliamentChairman and Members of the Board of TrusteesVice-Chairperso... read more

Kiu Vc Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo
22
Nov

KIU VC Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo's Speech at the 24th Graduation Ceremony on November 20th, 2021

WELCOME AND APPRECIATIONI  take this opportunity to welcome you all to the 24th Graduation Ceremony (and the 3rd KIU Virtual ceremony for that matter) held on Saturday 20th November 2021. We are indeed thankful to the Almighty God for making thi... read more

Speech By The Kiu Chairman Board Of Trustees Al Haji Dr. Hassan Basajjabalaba  At The 24th Graduation Ceremony On November 20th, 2021
22
Nov

Speech By The KIU Chairman Board of Trustees Al Haji Dr. Hassan Basajjabalaba at the 24th Graduation Ceremony on November 20th, 2021

Once again, the Almighty God has given us another opportunity to celebrate the achievements of KIU in the form of the second graduation ceremony in 2021. I welcome you all to the third virtual graduation ceremony held by Kampala International Univers... read more

Joan Owade Is The Only Female Phd Graduand At Kiu
20
Nov

Joan Owade is the only female PhD Graduand at KIU's 24th Graduation ceremony

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus- With a PhD in Conflict resolution and peacebuilding, Joan Owade is the only lady that has graduated with a PhD at the 24th graduation ceremony today, Saturday 20th November 2021. Doctor Owade who is also the Head ... read more

List Of Kiu 24th Graduands
20
Nov

List of KIU 24th Graduands

Today, November 2021 we are graduating 2554 students from our Main Campus and Western Campus. We have 2,365 Undergraduate, and 189 Postgraduate Students. From these graduands, 1128 are females, while 1426 are males. 48% of the graduands are science r... read more

Suspension Of Bags Inside The University And Crowding At The Main Gate
17
Nov

Suspension of Bags Inside the University and Crowding at the Main Gate

KIU, like any other public places, is accessed by all sorts of people from different places and with different motives. Considering the current terrorism threats in the country our security is making all efforts possible to protect everyone within an... read more

Kiu Human Rights Initiative Aims For Glory In The 12th Inter-university Human Rights Debate
17
Nov

KIU Human Rights Initiative Aims for Glory in the 12th Inter-University Human Rights Debate

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, main Campus-The KIU Human Rights Initiative will be participating in the Inter-University human rights debate which will take place from 18th -19th November 2021. This year's Inter-university human rights debate will run unde... read more

Kiu School Of Law Set To Lift Ugandan Flag High At The Icrc All Africa International Humanitarian Law Moot Competition
12
Nov

KIU School of Law Set to Lift Ugandan Flag High at the ICRC All Africa International Humanitarian Law Moot Competition

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU Law students have promised to make Uganda proud at the International Humanitarian Law Moot Competition scheduled for 14th-21st November 2021. The team will set off for Naivasha on Sunday morning having emerg... read more

It Student, Sarah Abigaba Dreams Of A Better Life As She Prepares For Physical Lectures
9
Nov

IT student, Sarah Abigaba dreams of a better life as She prepares for physical lectures

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- With only days left for the return of physical lectures, many University students are now preparing for a glimpse of campus life after more than four months of lockdown. Sarah Abigaba a second-year student of inf... read more

Uganda Receives 3.4 Million More Pfizer Vaccines
8
Nov

Uganda Receives 3.4 Million More Pfizer Vaccines

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Last weekend, Uganda received 3.4 million more Pfizer vaccines from the US government. The vaccines were received by Dr Jane Ruth Aceng, Minister of Health.  “We received a total of 3.4 million d... read more

King Oyo To Grace Kiu Law Finalists Dinner
5
Nov

King Oyo to Grace KIU Law Finalists Dinner

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- The King of Tooro Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi iv will be the guest of honour at the KIU Law finalists dinner at Hotel Africana, Kampala, today 5th November 2021. The highly anticipated fiesta is expected to c... read more

Kiu Almunus John Bosco Kabuganda Found His Way To The Heights Through Hard Work And Persistence
4
Nov

KIU Almunus John Bosco Kabuganda found his way to the Heights through Hard Work and Persistence

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- When self-made John Bosco Kabuganda alias MC JB, joined KIU on 24th, August 2012, he was only searching for a degree in procurement and supplies management and perhaps a career growth but KIU offered more. It is ... read more

Association Of Commonwealth Universities Trains Kiu Students On Integrity And Ethics
3
Nov

Association of CommonWealth Universities Trains KIU Students on Integrity and Ethics

KIU, Main Campus – From October 18th to 30th, 2021, the students of KIU and Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology were trained on the concepts of ethics and integrity. This training was part of the virtual mobility program awarded by the A... read more

Academic Circular For Resumption Of Studies At The Western Campus
31
Oct

ACADEMIC CIRCULAR FOR RESUMPTION OF STUDIES AT THE WESTERN CAMPUS

OFFICE OF THE VICE-CHANCELLOR Ref: KIU/MM/VC/26                                                          ... read more

Academic Circular For Resumption Of Studies At The Main Campus
31
Oct

ACADEMIC CIRCULAR FOR RESUMPTION OF STUDIES AT THE MAIN CAMPUS

OFFICE OF THE VICE-CHANCELLOR Ref: KIU/MM/VC/26                                                          ... read more

Kiu Wins The 2021 Inter-university Law Faculty Football Gala
28
Oct

KIU Wins the 2021 Inter-University Law Faculty Football Gala

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- KIU stunned IUIU with a 3-0 victory in spot kicks to win the highly competitive 2021 inter- University Law faculty football gala on Wednesday 27th October 2021 at Kakungulu playground in Kibuli. This victory was ... read more

Kiu Western Campus Dental School Receives Donation From Pan-dental Surgery
27
Oct

KIU Western Campus Dental School Receives Donation From Pan-Dental Surgery

KIU, Western Campus – Pan-Dental Surgery has donated 20 articulators to the KIU Western Campus Dental School to aid it in improving its dental training. Pan-Dental surgery made the donation on behalf of Pan Foundation and Hager Werken and the d... read more

Kiu Ranked Among Top 100 Universities In Africa
27
Oct

KIU Ranked Among Top 100 Universities in Africa

KIU, Western Campus – Kampala International University has been ranked among the top 100 universities in Africa alongside 9 other East African Universities and only Makerere University in Uganda in the uniRank University ranking. KIU was ranked... read more

Kiu And Iuiu Set To Lock Horns In Inter-university Law Societies Soccer Gala Final In Kibuli
27
Oct

KIU and IUIU set to lock horns in Inter-University law Societies soccer Gala final in Kibuli

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- After an impressive performance against outright favourites Uganda Pentecostal University in the semifinals at Kabojja on Saturday, the KIU law Society Soccer team will need yet a Similar or better approach this ... read more

Reporting Dates For First Year Students For The Academic Year 2021/2022
26
Oct

Reporting Dates for First Year Students for the Academic Year 2021/2022

Following the directives by H.E. The President of the Republic of Uganda on the reopening of higher institutions of learning with effect from 1st November 2021. I wish to inform the first-year students (Freshers) for the 2021/2022 Academic Year, that... read more

Kiu Book Club: Going There By Katie Couric
25
Oct

KIU Book Club: Going There by Katie Couric

Heartbreaking, hilarious, and brutally honest, Going There is the deeply personal life story of a girl next door turned household name.For more than forty years, Katie Couric has been an iconic presence in the media world. In her brutally honest, hil... read more

Kiu Law Society On Brink Of Winning The 2021 Inter-university Law Students Soccer Gala
25
Oct

KIU Law Society on Brink of Winning the 2021 Inter-University Law Students Soccer Gala

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU Law Society put up a masterful spectacle to progress to the finals of the 2021 Inter-University Law Societies soccer gala at Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) female campus in Kabojja on Saturday 23rd Octo... read more

Get Vaccinated And Avoid Another Lockdown,kiu Guild President,jacob Musimenta Warns
25
Oct

Get vaccinated and avoid another lockdown,KIU Guild President,Jacob Musimenta warns

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU's Guild President Jacob Musimenta has warned Ugandans about the possibility of a third lockdown if they don't avoid being negligent and complacent. While appearing on the Youth Link talk show on Saturday 16t... read more

Kiu Trivia: October 25th In The Present And The Past
25
Oct

KIU Trivia: October 25th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Artist Day. This day celebrates all forms of art — paintings, sculpture, photography, architecture, music, and more. Through this celebration, we show our respect for the passion and creativity in all... read more

Students
18
Oct

Students' Memo: Special Face-to-Face Examinations

To All Students, SPECIAL FACE-TO-FACE EXAMINATIONS This serves to inform all students who were unable to sit the July - September 2021 online exams, to prepare for face-to-face exams that will be conducted from 8th to 21st November, 2021. All student... read more

);"> "university Life Is Just A Project With A Limited Life-span, Utilize It," Kiu Alumni Warns Students
15
Oct

"University life is just a project with a limited life-span, utilize it," KIU Alumni warns students

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-KIU Alumni, Kenneth Nyabongo currently serving as  Managing director of KENTOM finance company has urged students to utilise the limited time they have at the University of they are to survive in the post-pan... read more

Kiu Trivia: October 15th In The Present And The Past
15
Oct

KIU Trivia: October 15th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Day of Rural Women. On the International Day of Rural Women, UN Women calls for action to support rural women and girls and grow their capacities to respond to climate change through agricultural production... read more

Kiu Mass Communication Association President Hopes University Life Can Be Restored If All Students Vaccinate
13
Oct

KIU Mass communication Association president hopes University life can be restored if all students vaccinate

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- Tite Nkenkam Momekam has urged fellow students to get vaccinated as time for the official reopening of Universities nears. The bachelor of mass communication finalist believes total vaccination can bring Universi... read more

Kiu Phd Student To Present A Viva Voce On Decentralization & Youth Participation In Local Government
8
Oct

KIU PhD Student to Present a Viva Voce on Decentralization & Youth Participation in Local Government

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Directorate of High Degrees and Research invites the entire KIU Community and the General Public to a Viva Voce presentation by Shaft Nasser Mukwaya, a PHD Student from the College of Humanities and Soci... read more

All Staff And Students Memo:  Continuous Assessment Tests (cats)
6
Oct

All Staff and Students Memo: Continuous Assessment Tests (CATs)

All Staff and Students, This serves to inform all Staff and Students that the Continuous Assessment Tests (CATs) for Semester I 2021/2022 will be administered online from 18th - 24th October 2021. Academic staff who have already administered the same... read more

Students Memo: Clearance For Graduation
6
Oct

Students Memo: Clearance For Graduation

Dear Students This serves to inform all prospective Graduands scheduled for November 20th, 2021, that online clearance for graduation via the link https://clearance.kiu.ac.ug is ongoing and will end on November 10th, 2021. You are, therefore, require... read more

Kiu
6
Oct

KIU's DVCFA Professor Janice Busingye to Present at Uganda Independence Conference 2021

By Stuart Bogere Oswald Kampala International University's Deputy Vice Chancellor (Finance and Administration), Associate Professor Janice Desire Busingye, is to feature among the presenters at the Uganda and Kenya Independence Conference 2021. ... read more

Kiu Students Charity Club Donates To Missionaries Of The Poor
4
Oct

KIU Students Charity Club donates to missionaries of the poor

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-Five members of Kampala International University (KIU) Students charity club paid a courtesy visit to Missionaries of the Poor, a charitable organization and religious institute located in Kisenyi Kampala on Sunda... read more

Financing Opportunities For Kiu Students
1
Oct

Financing Opportunities For KIU Students

Kampala International University (KIU), Uganda’s leading private University in partnership with the Higher Education Students’ Financing Board (HESFB) is offering students loans to undergraduate students who wish to pursue their undergrad... read more

Ministry Of Education And Sports Confirms Increased Covid-19 Vaccination Among Teachers
28
Sep

Ministry of Education and Sports Confirms Increased COVID-19 Vaccination Among Teachers

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus -  The Ministry of Education and Sports on Monday, 27th September, confirmed an increased number of teaching staff vaccinated against COVID-19 over the past days. "Teaching staff who have received their 1st dose... read more

Rotaract Club Of Kiu Joins Compatriots From Muyenga In Tree-planting Project
28
Sep

Rotaract Club of KIU Joins Compatriots From Muyenga in Tree-Planting Project

Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The Rotaract club of KIU joined the Rotary Club of Muyenga and several other clubs for a tree-planting project, dubbed “Mission Green” in Mpigi district on Saturday 27th September 2021, aimed at protect... read more

Kiu Eyes Glory In The Inter-university Debate On Tax Justice
28
Sep

KIU Eyes Glory in the Inter-University Debate on Tax Justice

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Three members of the KIU Tax Justice Club are representing the University in today's Inter-University online debate on Tax Justice organized by Seatini and Uganda Revenue Authority.  The debate that kicks o... read more

Kiu Gospel Music Star Jay Emmanuel Winning Souls For Christ Through His Music
28
Sep

KIU Gospel Music Star Jay Emmanuel Winning Souls for Christ Through his Music

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Like all students, Emmanuel Lubaale alias Jay Emmanuel joined KIU in pursuit of an academic dream - a degree in Environmental Sciences - but the University offered him a lot more. The second-year Environmental S... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 28th In The Present And The Past
28
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 28th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Freedom From Hunger Day. It is meant to increase awareness about global hunger and promote Freedom from Hunger's – an international organization - empowerment of women around the world. Every one out of seven peopl... read more

Kiu Western Campus Pharmacy Students Celebrate World Pharmacists Day
27
Sep

KIU Western Campus Pharmacy Students Celebrate World Pharmacists Day

KIU, Western Campus - KIU Western Campus Pharmacy Students under their umbrella organization KIUPSA on Saturday, September 25th honoured World Pharmacists Day by taking off some time to do community service, including cleaning around Ishaka town. Und... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 27th In The Present And The Past
27
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 27th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Tourism Day. World Tourism Day, celebrated every September 27 around the world, is a unique opportunity to raise awareness on tourism’s actual and potential contribution to sustainable development. The aim of... read more

Kiu Signs Mou With Islamic University In Uganda As Chairman Bot Dr. Haj Hassan Basajjabalaba Sponsors 24 Iuiu Scholars
23
Sep

KIU Signs MOU with Islamic University in Uganda as Chairman BOT Dr. Haj Hassan Basajjabalaba Sponsors 24 IUIU Scholars

KIU, Main Campus - On Thursday, September 23, 2021, the leading private University in Uganda, Kampala International University (KIU), and the Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and a Memorandum of Agreement... read more

Kiu Wins The 2021 International Humanitarian Inter-university Moot Court Competition
22
Sep

KIU Wins The 2021 International Humanitarian Inter-University Moot Court Competition

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University (KIU) has emerged as the winners of the 2021 International Humanitarian Inter-university Moot Court Competition held at Fairway Hotel in Kampala on Tuesday 21st September 2021. O... read more

Success In Me, Magnificent But Less Promoted Students Movie
22
Sep

Success in me, magnificent but less promoted students movie

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When the movie Success in Me was first released in April 2019, many members of the KIU Community were left wondering how such a brilliant idea had crossed the mind of whoever created it. However, the movie did n... read more

Kiu Law Society Vice President Emeritus Winnie Kabalisa Eyes Court Martial As Her Legal Dream Draws Closer
22
Sep

KIU Law Society Vice President Emeritus Winnie Kabalisa Eyes Court Martial as Her Legal Dream Draws Closer

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - Now that she is in her last semester at the School of Law, former KIU Law Society vice President, Winnie Kabalisa is seeing her lifelong dream of serving in the Army closer than ever despite disruptions caused by... read more

Career Opportunities At Kiu (accountant Officers)
16
Sep

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT KIU (ACCOUNTANT OFFICERS)

Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-University... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 16th In The Present And The Past
16
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 16th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. In 1994, the UN General Assembly proclaimed September 16 the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, commemorating the date of the signing, in... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Apple Launches Iphone 13
15
Sep

KIU Business Desk: Apple Launches iPhone 13

Daily Mail After months of anticipation, Apple has finally given the world the first look at its new iPhone 13 during its annual product event hosted live from its headquarters in Cupertino, California. The 6.1-inch smartphone keeps the sleek design ... read more

Obituary: Kiuicc General Secretary Janet Kamukama’s Candle Burns Out
15
Sep

Obituary: KIUICC General secretary Janet Kamukama’s Candle Burns out

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - A heavy, dark cloud hovers over the Industrial Chemistry community (KIUICC) and the whole of KIU following the news of the untimely death of second-year Industrial Chemistry student and general-secretary of the ... read more

Kiu International Desk: First Black Spaceship Pilot Launches Four Civilians Into Space
15
Sep

KIU International Desk: First Black Spaceship Pilot Launches Four Civilians Into Space

On September 15, four civilians who, less than a year ago, didn't know each other at all, will launch to space as part of the three-day Inspiration4 mission in orbit around Earth that will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in the USA.&nbs... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 15th In The Present And The Past
15
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 15th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Lymphoma Awareness Day. It is held on September 15th every year and is a day dedicated to raising awareness of lymphoma, an increasingly common form of cancer. It is a global initiative hosted by the Lymphoma Coali... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Nicholas Mugume Commends King Oyo
14
Sep

KIU Alumni Voices: Nicholas Mugume Commends King Oyo's Commitment Towards Empowering the Youth

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Nicholas Mugume, one of the progressive products of KIU, was among the very few people who attended King Oyo's 26th coronation anniversary on Sunday 13th, September 2021 at Karuzika Royal Palace in Fort Portal. ... read more

Kiu’s Peace Chebet Mutai Bids To Become Miss Tourism Uganda
14
Sep

KIU’s Peace Chebet Mutai Bids to Become Miss Tourism Uganda

KIU, Main Campus – Peace Chebet Mutai, a finalist Law student at KIU and the reigning Miss Tourism Uganda, Eastern Region is bidding to win the national title after voting was opened yesterday. Mutai is up against a lineup of 27 beauties from a... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 14th In The Present And The Past
14
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 14th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Exaltation of the Holy Cross. Also called Universal Exaltation of the Holy and Life-Giving Cross or Holy Cross Day, it is a liturgical feast celebrated on September 14 to honour the cross on which Jesus Christ was crucif... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Farooq Kayz Spreads Love And Hope Through Music
13
Sep

KIU Alumni Voices: Farooq Kayz Spreads Love and Hope Through Music

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - There is arguably no student or alumnus who has excited the KIU community musically in the last three years like Farooq Nganda alias Farooq Kayz.  The 'Mama' hit recording artiste intends to spread love and... read more

Abdullahi Farah Adan Wants To Increase Community Awareness And Reduce Environmental Degradation
13
Sep

Abdullahi Farah Adan Wants to Increase Community Awareness and Reduce Environmental Degradation

KIU, Main Campus - Abdullahi Farah Adan, a Master’s degree in Environmental Management candidate at KIU wants to increase awareness among communities to reduce the massive degradation being done to the environment in Africa, especially his home... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 13th In The Present And The Past
13
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 13th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Chocolate Day. It celebrates chocolate, the sweet treat that is made from the cocoa bean. The National Confectioners Association lists the day as being celebrated on September 13, which fittingly happens to... read more

One-on-one With Peace Chebet Mutai, Miss Tourism Uganda, Eastern Region
10
Sep

One-on-One With Peace Chebet Mutai, Miss Tourism Uganda, Eastern Region

Peace Chebet Mutai, a finalist Law student at Kampala International University recently beat a strong lineup of fine ladies to win the Miss Tourism Uganda Eastern Region beauty pageant.  Collins Kakwezi sought her out for a tete-a-tete about her... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 10th In The Present And The Past
10
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 10th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Suicide Prevention Day. World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) is an awareness day observed on September 10 every year, in order to provide worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides, with various activities ... read more

Media Enthusiast Elizabeth Ankunda Sets Her Eyes On Parliament
9
Sep

Media Enthusiast Elizabeth Ankunda Sets her Eyes on Parliament

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - With only a semester away from attaining her degree in Mass Communication, Elizabeth Ankunda has turned her attention towards establishing a footing in mainstream media, with the long-term goal of vying for a pa... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 9th In The Present And The Past
9
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 9th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Emergency Services Day (UK). Emergency Services Day, also known as 999 Day, in the United Kingdom is an annual event to promote efficiency in the UK Emergency Services, to educate the public about using the emergency ser... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Silverbacks Sixth-best In Africa
8
Sep

KIU Sports Desk: Silverbacks Sixth-Best in Africa

The Uganda national basketball team, the Silverbacks, who participated in the Afrobasket Championships in Kigali, Rwanda amidst financial difficulties, have been ranked sixth-best at Africa’s premier basketball competition. The Silverbacks star... read more

Crafty Immaculate Namugabo Harnessing Treasure From Art And Crafts
8
Sep

Crafty Immaculate Namugabo Harnessing Treasure From Art and Crafts

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Immaculate Namugabo, a third-year Business Administration student specializing in Finance and Accounting is determined to reap from her love for art and crafts as a business. Namugabo, also the founder of Treasu... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 8th In The Present And The Past
8
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 8th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Physical Therapy Day. World PT Day is observed to generate awareness about the crucial contribution physiotherapists make to society, enabling people to be mobile, well, and independent. Physical therapy is provide... read more

Kiu International Desk: Guinean President Conde Under Custody, Army Takes Over
7
Sep

KIU International Desk: Guinean President Conde Under Custody, Army Takes Over

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Guinean President Alpha Condé is under the custody of the country’s armed forces after being captured on Sunday, September 5th, in a coup d'état after gunfire rocked the capital, C... read more

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7
Sep

KIU's Rebecca Kitamba Still Hopeful of her Human Resource Dream Despite COVID-19 Disruptions

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When Rebecca Kitamba, a first-year student of Human Resource Management joined KIU, she was looking for the best possible way of turning her dream of becoming a human resource manager someday into reality, in ad... read more

Uganda Receives 647,080 Doses Of Moderna Vaccine From The Us Government
7
Sep

Uganda Receives 647,080 Doses of Moderna Vaccine From the US Government

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The United States of America under the dose-sharing arrangement through the COVAX facility has donated 647,080 doses of the Moderna Vaccine to Uganda. They were ushered into the country on Monday, 6th September. Th... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 7th In The Present And The Past
7
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 7th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Victory Day (Mozambique). Victory Day (Dia da Vitória, in Portuguese) also known as Lusaka Peace Agreement Day is a public holiday in Mozambique observed on September 7. The day commemorates the end of the Mozambi... read more

Victoria Mathina Still Hopeful Of Her Kiu Dream Amidst Uncertainty
3
Sep

Victoria Mathina Still Hopeful of her KIU Dream Amidst Uncertainty

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Victoria Vira Mathina is a Congolese national pursuing a master's degree of science in Mass Communication at KIU.  Despite the COVID-19 lockdown delaying her KIU dream, she is happy that at least the majori... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 3rd In The Present And The Past
3
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 3rd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Levy Mwanawasa Day (Zambia). This Day is set aside to celebrate Mwanawasa (in the photo), who was the third President of Zambia and ruled the country from January 2002 until his death in August 2008. Today was selected a... read more

Moh Emphasizes Vaccination Of Teachers And Non-teaching Staff Against Covid-19 In Preparation For School Reopening
2
Sep

MOH Emphasizes Vaccination of Teachers and Non-teaching Staff Against COVID-19 in Preparation for School Reopening

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health (MOH) has emphasized full vaccination of teachers and non-teaching staff against COVID-19 to pave way for reopening of schools and other learning institutions. This procedure is aimed at ensu... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Uganda Eyes Historic Afrobasket Semi-final Berth
2
Sep

KIU Sports Desk: Uganda Eyes Historic Afrobasket Semi-Final Berth

7:00 PM: Cape Verde vs Uganda The Ugandan national basketball team, the Silverbacks go into this evening’s quarter-final clash with Cape Verde with both eyes set on a historic semi-final berth at the Afrobasket. The Silverbacks had never won a ... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 2nd In The Present And The Past
2
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 2nd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Coconut Day. It celebrates coconuts, promotes their use and importance, and commemorates the formation of the International Coconut Community, formerly known as the Asian and Pacific Coconut Community. Coconuts gro... read more

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1
Sep

"KIU TV Shaped my Journalism Journey," - Rest TV's Vincent Kawuma

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Vincent Kawuma, a multi-media journalist at Rest TV has disclosed that he was largely helped to become the journalist he is today by his practice with KIU TV while still a student of journalism at the university... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Silverbacks Upset Favourites Nigeria, Okall’s Kenya Knocked Out By S. Sudan
1
Sep

KIU Sports Desk: Silverbacks Upset Favourites Nigeria, Okall’s Kenya Knocked out by S. Sudan

Uganda ended Nigeria's FIBA AfroBasket 2021 campaign with a shocking 80-62 victory on Tuesday at the Kigali arena in Rwanda. The Silverbacks, who had never won a single game at the Afrobasket before this year’s edition, surprised the fancied Ni... read more

Kiu Trivia: September 1st In The Present And The Past
1
Sep

KIU Trivia: September 1st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Letter Writing Day. Every year on September 1st, World Letter Writing Day encourages people worldwide to pick up a pen, grab a piece of paper, and write a letter. It's also a day to learn about the art of letter wr... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 31st In The Present And The Past
31
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 31st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Trinidad & Tobago). Trinidad and Tobago gained its independence from Great Britain on August 31st, 1962. At midnight on 30th August 1962, the Union Jack (British flag) was lowered and the Trinidad a... read more

Kiu Nrm Chapter President Decries Increasing Teenage Pregnancies, Preaches Hope
31
Aug

KIU NRM Chapter President Decries Increasing Teenage Pregnancies, Preaches Hope

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - Bosco Tumuramye, the president of the KIU NRM chapter has expressed his concern about the increasing number of teenage pregnancies in Uganda as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown. Talking to this website in a virt... read more

Kiu Law Student Peace Chebet Crowned Miss Tourism Eastern Uganda
30
Aug

KIU Law Student Peace Chebet Crowned Miss Tourism Eastern Uganda

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Peace Chebet Mutai, a fourth-year student of Bachelor of Law at Kampala International University has been crowned Miss Tourism Eastern Uganda.  At an event that took place at Kakungulu Safari Lodge in M... read more

Nms Still Conducting Yellow Fever Mass Vaccination
30
Aug

NMS Still Conducting Yellow Fever Mass Vaccination

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - National Medical Stores (NMS) is currently conducting a free mass yellow fever vaccine exercise at Mayor's Garden, Entebbe. The campaign started on Thursday 19th and will end today, Monday 30th August.  The pr... read more

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30
Aug

"I Miss Basketball and Titans Fans," - Faisal Aden

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU Titans guard Faisal Aden has told this website that he misses playing basketball and listening to the rhythmic voices of the passionate Titans fan base.   The 31-year-old guard was arguably the best pla... read more

Kiu Trade Minister Karuhanga Discovered Success In A
30
Aug

KIU Trade Minister Karuhanga Discovered Success in a

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU Guild Minister of Trade, Investment and Transport ldd Mubarak Karuhanga believes the secret to success lies in the '5D' cycle that includes Discovery, Dream, Design, Develop and Destiny. Karuhanga, a t... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 30th In The Present And The Past
30
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 30th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Day of the Disappeared. This is a day created to draw attention to the fate of individuals imprisoned at places and under poor conditions unknown to their relatives and/or legal representatives. Frankenstei... read more

Kiu Vc Prof. Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo Receives Certificate For Huawei Ict Academy
28
Aug

KIU VC Prof. Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo Receives Certificate for Huawei ICT Academy

On Friday, August 27, 2021, Kampala International University was recognized as one of the certified Huawei Academies in Uganda. The Managing Director, Huawei Technologies Limited Uganda handed the certificate to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Mouhamm... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Silverbacks Claim Uganda’s First-ever Win At Afrobasket
27
Aug

KIU Sports Desk: Silverbacks Claim Uganda’s First-ever win at Afrobasket

The Uganda national basketball team, the silverbacks have beaten Cameroon 80-66 at the Kigali Arena today afternoon to register the country’s first-ever win at the Afrobasket Championship. Arthur Kaluma starred with 12 points and 5 rebounds to ... read more

Moulid’s Dreams At Kiu Still Intact Despite Covid-19 Pandemic
27
Aug

Moulid’s Dreams at KIU Still Intact Despite COVID-19 Pandemic

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - After only 8 months since joining KIU on a Master’s in Project Planning and Management course, Mohammad Moulid is grateful that his expectations are still unhinged despite the uncertainties caused by the C... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 27th In The Present And The Past
27
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 27th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Moldova). It is the national day of Moldova commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence from the Soviet Union on 27 August 1991. Russian Cinema Day. Russian filmmakers and film lovers ... read more

Mourners Urged To Observe Covid-19 Sops Ahead Of Gen. Lokech
26
Aug

Mourners Urged to Observe COVID-19 SOPs Ahead of Gen. Lokech's Burial on Friday

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - As mourners prepare to lay Gen. Paul Lokech's body to rest on Friday, police and military have been deployed to the deceased's home village in Pader Town Council, Pader district to regulate the number of mourners a... read more

Government Launches China
26
Aug

Government Launches China's Donated Sinovac Vaccine

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health has launched and kick started distribution of another COVID-19 Sinovac vaccine which was donated by the Chinese Government.  This was revealed by Uganda National Medical Stores (N... read more

Agnes Kiconco Says Covid-19 Lockdown Has Taught Her The Value Of Savings
26
Aug

Agnes Kiconco Says COVID-19 Lockdown has Taught her the Value of Savings

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Agnes Kiconco, a first-year student of Masters of Science in Mass Communication has disclosed that the current COVID-19 uncertainty has had a tremendous impact on her life. From learning to appreciate the habit ... read more

New Hiv Vaccine Trial Starts In Africa, Trial Coming To Uganda
26
Aug

New HIV Vaccine Trial Starts in Africa, Trial Coming to Uganda

By avert.org The first phase of HIV-CORE 006, a clinical trial for a new HIV vaccine, has begun in Lusaka, Zambia and will soon extend to Kenya and Uganda. The first dose of the new HIV vaccine, which is called HIVconsvX, was given at the Center for ... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Uganda Mauled By Senegal, Okall’s Kenya Lose To Ivory Coast
26
Aug

KIU Sports Desk: Uganda Mauled by Senegal, Okall’s Kenya Lose to Ivory Coast

Uganda yesterday suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of title contenders Senegal at the Kigali Arena, losing 55-93 in the Afrobasket while KIU Titans Ariel Okall’s Kenya also lost 70-88. Uganda faced an uphill battle against one of Afric... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 26 In The Present And The Past
26
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 26 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Women's Equality Day (USA). It is celebrated in the United States on August 26 to commemorate the 1920 adoption of the Nineteenth Amendment (Amendment XIX) to the United States Constitution, which prohibits the states an... read more

Government Cautioned To Strengthen Border Restrictions To Contain The Spread Of Covid-19
25
Aug

Government Cautioned to Strengthen Border Restrictions to Contain the Spread of Covid-19

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The Uganda National Planning Authority (NPA) has called upon government to increase border restrictions amid high numbers of COVID-19 cases in neighboring countries. In the weekly briefing on Covid-19, UNPA ... read more

Uganda Welcomes First Batch Of Afghan Refugees
25
Aug

Uganda Welcomes First Batch of Afghan Refugees

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – On Wednesday, August 25th, Uganda welcomed the first batch of Afghan refugees at Entebbe International Airport totaling 51. This follows the Taliban takeover of Kabul, Afghanistan's capital city.  "The... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Kiu Titans’ Ariel Okall To Star For Kenya In Afrobasket
25
Aug

KIU Sports Desk: KIU Titans’ Ariel Okall to Star for Kenya in Afrobasket

Today’s Afrobasket fixtures 7:00 pm: Senegal vs Uganda10:00 pm: Kenya vs Ivory Coast KIU Titans star Ariel Okall will today feature for Kenya in their first Afrobasket 2021 game against Ivory Coast in Kigali, Rwanda. Kenya will face off with Iv... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 25th In The Present And The Past
25
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 25th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Uruguay). On August 25th, 1825, following a short period of rebellion, Uruguay declared its independence from Brazil. This instigated the Argentina- Brazil War. The conflict lasted until August 1828, wh... read more

The Late Maj. Gen.lokech To Be Laid To Rest On Thursday
24
Aug

The Late Maj. Gen.Lokech to be Laid to Rest on Thursday

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The late Maj. Gen. Paul Lokech will on Thursday be laid to rest at his ancestral home in Pader Town Council as discussed by his family and security during a meeting at his home in Kira, Namugongo. Maj. Gen. Lokech ... read more

Kiu Health Minister Ntungire Warns Students Against Abandoning Covid-19 Sops
24
Aug

KIU Health Minister Ntungire Warns Students Against Abandoning COVID-19 SOPs

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Peter Ntungire, the Health Minister in the KIU Main campus students guild has advised students and the general public to continue observing the Ministry of Health guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SO... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 24th In The Present And The Past
24
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 24th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Flag Day (Liberia). This holiday commemorates the adoption of the Liberian flag in 1847. Just over a month after attaining Independence from the United States, the national flag of Liberia was adopted. It was designed an... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Refugees By Viet Thanh Nguyen
23
Aug

KIU Book Club: The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen

KIU, Western Campus - Following the recent takeover of power in Afghanistan by the hardline militant group the Taliban, news quickly broke of a deal brokered between the US government and Uganda to host over 2,000 Afghan refugees. As we await the arr... read more

Andrew Onen Uses Satire To Lighten Mood Surrounding Covid-19
23
Aug

Andrew Onen Uses Satire to Lighten Mood Surrounding COVID-19

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Andrew Onen is determined to bring hope to the less privileged and those distressed by the COVID-19 pandemic through comedy.  The Mass Communication student and former fellow at the Media Challenge In... read more

Government Set To Procure 18 Million Doses Of Sinopharm Vaccine For Covid-19
23
Aug

Government Set to Procure 18 Million Doses of Sinopharm Vaccine for COVID-19

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Around 18 million doses of the Sinopharm vaccine are to be purchased by the government of Uganda from China. This endeavor is anticipated to cost Uganda around UGX351 billion on the vaccines with each... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 23rd In The Present And The Past
23
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 23rd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? The International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition. it is an international day celebrated August 23 of each year, the day designated by UNESCO to memorialize the transatlantic slave trade. The... read more

Five High Court Judges & Two Consitutional Court Judges Appointed By Museveni
20
Aug

Five High Court Judges & Two Consitutional Court Judges Appointed by Museveni

 By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Thursday, August 18, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni appointed five new High Court judges and two Court of Appeal/Constitutional Court justices. The newly appointed members of the bench are ... read more

Nms Utilizes Digital Platform For Effective Delivery Of Covid-19 Vaccines
20
Aug

NMS Utilizes Digital Platform For Effective Delivery of COVID-19 Vaccines

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - National Medical Stores (NMS) the organization mandated to procure, store and distribute essential medicines and medical supplies to all public health facilities across the country has ventured into a digital platf... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 20th In The Present And The Past
20
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 20th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Mosquito Day. It is observed annually on 20 August, is a commemoration of British doctor Sir Ronald Ross's discovery in 1897 that female anopheline mosquitoes transmit malaria between humans. Prior to the discovery... read more

Government Confirms Outbreak Of Polio Virus In Uganda
19
Aug

Government Confirms Outbreak of Polio Virus in Uganda

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The government of Uganda through the Ministry of Health has confirmed an outbreak of polio virus in the country. In a statement released by Dr Henry Mwebesa, the Director-General of Health Services, “T... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Kirabo Takes To Farming To Generate Income. Urges Fellow Students To Follow Suit
19
Aug

KIU Explorer of the Day: Kirabo Takes to Farming to Generate Income. Urges Fellow Students to Follow Suit

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU Law School finalist, Esther Kirabo, has advised fellow students to engage in income generating activities instead of waiting for professional jobs. She is walking the talk in farming where she hopes to gener... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 19th In The Present And The Past
19
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 19th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Humanitarian Day. This is an international day dedicated to recognizing humanitarian personnel and those who have lost their lives working for humanitarian causes. It marks the day on which the then Special Represe... read more

Uganda
18
Aug

Uganda's Tourism Sector Sees a UGX3.8Tn Loss due to COVID-19 Effects 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – According to the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife, and Antiquities, Uganda's tourism sector and the economy at large has lost UGX3.891Tn due to the Coronavirus pandemic. This was revealed by the Permanen... read more

Uganda To Host Thousands Of Afghan Refugees 
18
Aug

Uganda to Host Thousands of Afghan Refugees 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – According to Refugees Minister, Esther Anyakun, Uganda is going to host 2,000 Afghan refugees who are currently fleeing the crisis in their country. Minister Esther Anyakun told the BBC, in an intervi... read more

Uneb Set To Release 2020 Uace Results On Friday
17
Aug

UNEB Set to Release 2020 UACE Results on Friday

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) isset and ready to release the 2020 UACE results on Friday, 20th August. The launch of these results will be officiated by the Minister of Education and Sports Janet Museven... read more

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17
Aug

"I was inspired by Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson of Fox News" - Nkwenkam Momekam Tite, President KIU Mass Communication Students Association.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The President of the KIU Mass Communication Students Association, an umbrella body that Unites all Mass communication students at Uganda's leading private university, has disclosed that he was inspired to study ... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 17th In The Present And The Past
17
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 17th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Gabon). On August 17th, 1960, Gabon gained its independence and became an independent republic joining the other three territories of the French Equatorial Union who also gained their independence in th... read more

Uneb Prepares To Launch Uace 2020 Results Scientifically
16
Aug

UNEB Prepares to Launch UACE 2020 Results Scientifically

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) is currently holding preparations to scientifically conduct the launch of the 2020 UACE results. The launch will be conducted scientifically in observance of the COVID-19 St... read more

Kiu Business Desk: 8 Factors To Consider Before Starting A Business
16
Aug

KIU Business Desk: 8 Factors to Consider Before Starting a Business

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – A few days back, I got into a heated argument with a couple of family members on what things one should consider before starting a business. Most of them were of the view that the first thing needed i... read more

Miriam Nabasigule Using Lockdown To Improve Her Academic Quality
16
Aug

Miriam Nabasigule Using Lockdown to Improve her Academic Quality

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Miriam Kirabo Nabasigule, a fourth-year student of Law is using the COVID-19 lockdown to add to her intellectual arsenal by gathering more legal knowledge and learning a range of new skills. Nabasigule says she ... read more

Fumsa President Says Increment Of Pay For Medical Interns Will Improve Morale
16
Aug

FUMSA President Says Increment of pay for Medical Interns Will Improve Morale

KIU, Western Campus – Boniface Osodi, the president of the Federation of Uganda Medical Students Associations (FUMSA) has hailed the directive by President Yoweri Museveni to increase the allowances for medical interns and said it will improve ... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Kiu Joins World To Mourn German Football Legend Gerd Muller.
16
Aug

KIU Sports Desk: KIU Joins World to Mourn German Football Legend Gerd Muller.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When a global Icon like Germany's Gerd Muller dies, the sorrow transcends all barriers.  Muller was among the few soccer players who redefined the game and his death on Sunday leaves Germany and world footb... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 16th In The Present And The Past
16
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 16th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? National Airborne Day (USA). This is the day designated by the United States Congress to honor the nation's airborne forces of the Armed Forces. It was created in 2002 by George W. Bush. Gozan no Okuribi (Japan). It is a... read more

Bank Of Uganda Forecasts Sluggish Growth Due To Second Covid-19 Wave
15
Aug

Bank of Uganda Forecasts Sluggish Growth due to Second COVID-19 Wave

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The Bank of Uganda (BoU) has amended its growth projections for Financial Year 2021/22. BoU says that all high-frequency indicators available show that the momentum of economic activity for the quarte... read more

Entebbe International Airport Registered Fall In Passenger Numbers Due To Covid-19 In July 
15
Aug

Entebbe International Airport Registered Fall in Passenger Numbers due to COVID-19 in July 

By Wanambwa Rogers  KIU, Main Campus – According to the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) Spokesperson, Vianney M. Luggya, 61,328 international passengers used Entebbe Airport in July 2021 compared to 75,472 in June, 77,063 in May, an... read more

Kiusomsa Chairman Ali Nur Meets Somali Prime Minister
13
Aug

KIUSOMSA Chairman Ali Nur Meets Somali Prime Minister

KIU, Main Campus – Abubakar Ali Nur, the Chairperson of the KIU Somali Students Association (KIUSOMSA) yesterday, August 12th met the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia, His Excellency Mohamed Hussein Roble in Nairobi, Kenya. Nur... read more

Unemployment Levels Strike High Due To Two Month Lockdown
13
Aug

Unemployment Levels Strike High Due To Two Month Lockdown

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Uganda's Ministry of Finance has reported over 60,000 cases of loss of jobs during and after the lockdown due to the resurgence of COVID-19 infections in the country. The ministry, through through its Microe... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Teachers Tasked To Get Vaccinated Ahead Of Reopening Of Education Institutions
13
Aug

COVID-19 Updates: Teachers Tasked to Get Vaccinated Ahead of Reopening of Education Institutions

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Government has tasked all teachers to receive mandatory COVID-19 vaccination before reopening schools for all learners across the country. The announcement was made by Emmanuel Ainebyona, the spokesperson Mi... read more

Kiu Student-musician Doreen Kiconco Wants To Turn Youth To God Through Music
13
Aug

KIU Student-Musician Doreen Kiconco Wants to Turn Youth to God Through Music

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Doreen Kiconco, a second-year postgraduate student of Mass Communication at KIU has vowed to use music to turn the Youth to God. Kiconco, commonly known by her stage name Doreen Gift, released her very first sin... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 13th In The Present And The Past
13
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 13th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Central African Republic). This is the National Day of the Central African Republic and marks its independence from France on August 13, 1960. Ubangi-Shari gained its independence, becoming the Cen... read more

Research News: More People Prefer Getting Revenge Sooner Rather Than Later
12
Aug

Research News: More People Prefer Getting Revenge Sooner Rather Than Later

A new study done by researchers from Virginia Commonwealth University has found that more than 50% of people want to take revenge sooner rather than later, Daily Mail reports. The research was conducted in 6 experiments on more than 1,500 participant... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Three New Covid-19 Drugs To Be Tested By Who
12
Aug

COVID-19 Updates: Three New COVID-19 Drugs to be Tested by WHO

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Wednesday, August 11th, 2021, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it will be testing three new drugs for COVID-19. The tests are expected to involve thousands of researchers at more ... read more

President Museveni Honours Tokyo Olympics Medallists
12
Aug

President Museveni Honours Tokyo Olympics Medallists

President Yoweri Museveni has honoured the athletes who won medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in Japan during a ceremony held at Kololo Independence Grounds on August 11th. Joshua Cheptegei, who won gold in the 5000 meters and silver in the 10,000 me... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Bugiri Youth Councillor Asiinah Kagoya ‘misses” Her Kiu Days
12
Aug

KIU Alumni Voices: Bugiri Youth Councillor Asiinah Kagoya ‘Misses” her KIU Days

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Asiinah Kagoya, a KIU Information Technology graduate and current Bugiri Municipality Youth Councillor says she misses her KIU days and sometimes “wishes she would go back.” Kagoya, the former ... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 12th In The Present And The Past
12
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 12th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Youth Day. It is celebrated annually on 12 August to bring youth issues to the attention of the international community and to celebrate the potential of youth as active partners in the global society. The ... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Elvis James And The Redemption Of The The Rotaract Club Of Kiu
11
Aug

KIU Alumni Voices: Elvis James and the Redemption of the the Rotaract Club of KIU

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - When Elvis Okoh Ehiabhi, commonly referred to as Elvis James, joined KIU in April 2015, the university's ultimate Rotaract club was nonexistent. Just an ordinary student of Law, Elvis James and his classmate and... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 11th In The Present And The Past
11
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 11th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Chad). On 11 August 1960, Chad gained full independence and Francois Tombalbaye, a Christian from the southern part of Chad who had been instrumental in the push for independence, became the country&rsq... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Uganda Resumes Railway Transport Services For Passengers
11
Aug

COVID-19 Updates: Uganda Resumes Railway Transport Services for Passengers

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Uganda, through the Railway Corporation of Uganda, has resumed transporting passengers by train services after the partial lifting of a 42-day lockdown at the end of last week, following a reduction in the C... read more

Kiu Main Campus Continuation Of Learning And Assessments Academic Calendar (2020/2021 – 2021/2022)
10
Aug

KIU MAIN CAMPUS CONTINUATION OF LEARNING AND ASSESSMENTS Academic Calendar (2020/2021 – 2021/2022)

All studies will be conducted via online until government directives allow students to return physically to the University campus. An exception is given to health sciences students, who will be issued a separate circular for their physical return at... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 10th In The Present And The Past
10
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 10th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Biodiesel Day. Biodiesel is a form of diesel fuel derived from plants or animals and consisting of long-chain fatty acid esters. It is typically made by chemically reacting lipids such as animal fat (tallow... read more

Fumsa President Osodi Warns Medical Students About Laxity After Resuming Studies
9
Aug

FUMSA President Osodi Warns Medical Students About Laxity After Resuming Studies

KIU, Western Campus – The President of the Federation of Uganda Medical Students Associations (FUMSA) Boniface Osodi has warned students about laxity in regard to COVID-19 guidelines after medical schools reopen on August 13th. The National Cou... read more

Kiu Western Campus Medical Students Excited About Returning To School
9
Aug

KIU Western Campus Medical Students Excited About Returning to School

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western Campus medical students are over the moon, following the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE)recommendation that they return to school on Friday this week. In an August 6th letter, the Executive Directo... read more

How Carlos Ogik Rose Through The Student Ranks To Become Lecturer
9
Aug

How Carlos Ogik Rose Through the Student Ranks to Become Lecturer

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Carlos Ogik is a charismatic, fearless and humble young leader with a strong conviction to serve humanity, who has served KIU as a student’s guild leader, rising through the ranks to become a junior ... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 9th In The Present And The Past
9
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 9th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples. it is observed on 9 August each year to raise awareness and protect the rights of the world's indigenous population. This event also recognizes the achievements and co... read more

Circular-01 For Kiu- Western Campus: Academic Calendar For The Completion Of 2020/2021 Academic Year
6
Aug

CIRCULAR-01 FOR KIU- WESTERN CAMPUS: ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR THE COMPLETION OF 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

Office of the Vice-Chancellor 6th Aug 2021 Ref: KIU/MM/VC/26 ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR THE COMPLETION OF 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR A student will belong to either Category A or Category B for undergraduate programs and Category C for postgraduate programs... read more

Barcelona Fans Gutted By Messi Barcelona Departure
6
Aug

Barcelona Fans Gutted by Messi Barcelona Departure

By Isaac Akugizibwe Millions of Spanish football side F.C Barcelona’s fans around the world have been left dumbfounded by the shocking revelation by the club that their greatest football player in history Lionel Messi would not be re-signing wi... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 6th In The Present And The Past
6
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 6th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Jamaica). It celebrates the independence of Jamaica from the UK following more than 300 years under British control. On 19 July 1962, the Parliament of the United Kingdom passed the Jamaica Independence... read more

Education And Health Officials At An Impasse Over Reopening Medical Schools
5
Aug

Education and Health Officials at an Impasse Over Reopening Medical Schools

KIU, Western Campus – Officials from the ministries of Education and Health are reportedly at an impasse over when medical schools should be reopened, according to Daily Monitor. The newspaper quoted sources who said government officials in a m... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 5th In The Present And The Past
5
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 5th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Burkina Faso). It commemorates the full independence of Burkina Faso from France in1960. On 11 December 1958, The Republic of Upper Volta, as Burkina Faso was known before, became a self-governing auton... read more

Tokyo Olympics: Peruth Chemutai Becomes First Ugandan Woman To Win Olympic Medal As She Storms To 3,000 Steeplechase Gold
4
Aug

Tokyo Olympics: Peruth Chemutai Becomes First Ugandan Woman to win Olympic Medal as she Storms to 3,000 Steeplechase Gold

Peruth Chemutai has made history after winning gold in the 3,000 meters steeplechase to become the first Ugandan woman to win an Olympic medal. Chemutai, who was considered nowhere among the medal favourites, upset the field to control the race from ... read more

Kiu Students Initiative For Human Rights President Kyomya To Foster Talent Development
4
Aug

KIU Students Initiative for Human Rights President Kyomya to Foster Talent Development

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Hosea Mondlane Kyomya, the President of the KIU Students Initiative for Human Rights wants to transform the lives of youths in Uganda through talent development, so that they can use their talents to earn ... read more

Tokyo Olympics: Cheptegei And Kiplimo Progress To 5000 Meters Final
4
Aug

Tokyo Olympics: Cheptegei and Kiplimo Progress to 5000 Meters Final

Uganda’s biggest medal hopefuls Joshua Cheptegei and Jacob Kiplimo have progressed to the final of the 5000 meters race at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, which will take place on Friday. Cheptegei finished fifth in his heat, in a time of 13:30:61 whi... read more

Medical Students Anxiously Await Results Of Today’s State House Meeting
4
Aug

Medical Students Anxiously Await Results of Today’s State House Meeting

KIU, Western Campus – Medical students in health professional training institutions will wait with bated breath the outcome of today’s emergency meeting between the Minister of Education and Sports and education technocrats at State House... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 4th In The Present And The Past
4
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 4th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Barack Obama Day (Illinois). Today is one of the two days of recognition in the United States in honor of Barack Obama, who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. Obama was a member of the I... read more

Uganda Airlines To Commence Dubai Flights In September
3
Aug

Uganda Airlines to Commence Dubai Flights in September

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Uganda Airlines is set to commence international flights to Dubai in September, according to the acting Chief Executive Officer Jennifer Bamuturaki.  She was speaking at an event coordinated by t... read more

Cheptegei And Kiplimo To Compete In 5000 Meters Heats Today
3
Aug

Cheptegei and Kiplimo to Compete in 5000 Meters Heats Today

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Uganda’s only Olympic medalists at the Tokyo Games, Joshua Cheptegei and Jacob Kiplimo will this evening run in the 5000 meters heats as they begin their quest for gold in the race. The two won silve... read more

);"> "my Visions Are Set With Action," Says Journalism Enthusiast Justin Nakami
3
Aug

"My visions are set with action," says Journalism Enthusiast Justin Nakami

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Justin Mable Nakami is a second-year student of Mass Communication at Kampala International University. In a virtual interview with this website on Monday 2nd August, Nakami disclosed that her visions are set wi... read more

Kiu Western Campus Student Leaders Decry Continued Closure Of Schools
3
Aug

KIU Western Campus Student Leaders Decry Continued Closure of Schools

KIU, Western Campus – A section of KIU Western Campus student leaders have decried the maintenance of closure of schools as one of the measures to control the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Uganda. President Yoweri Museveni, during the tele... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 3rd In The Present And The Past
3
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 3rd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Niger). Independence Day in the Republic of Niger is commemorated on August 3, marking the nation's independence from France in 1960.  Watermelon Day (USA). Watermelon is celebrated today with Nati... read more

Uganda Medical Students Association President Speaks Out On Presidential Directive On Possible Reopening Of Medical Schools
2
Aug

Uganda Medical Students Association President Speaks out on Presidential Directive on Possible Reopening of Medical Schools

KIU, Western Campus – Boniface Osodi, the president of the Federation of Uganda Medical Students Associations (FUMSA) has welcomed President Yoweri Museveni’s directive to officials of the Ministry of Education to meet and discuss the reo... read more

Kiu Book Club: How To Stay Sane By Phillipa Perry
2
Aug

KIU Book Club: How to Stay Sane by Phillipa Perry

KIU, Western Campus – If there is a time when you ever needed to read this book, it is now. Following President Yoweri Museveni’s decision to keep educational institutions closed for a further 60 days, it is really hard for many students ... read more

Kiu Trivia: August 2nd In The Present And The Past
2
Aug

KIU Trivia: August 2nd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Dinosaurs Day. Today we celebrate those large, extinct reptiles: dinosaurs. Scientists believe they first appeared about 245 million years ago, at the beginning of the Middle Triassic Epoch, and existed for about 180 mil... read more

Kiu Maintains Her Position As Uganda
26
Jul

KIU Maintains Her Position as Uganda's Leading Private University

By Stuart Oswald Bogere  KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University has maintained her position as the best private university in Uganda, according to the latest Webometrics university rankings of July 2021. KIU also remained the third-... read more

Students Facing Challenges With Internet Affordability – Kiupsa President Funda
26
Jul

Students Facing Challenges With Internet Affordability – KIUPSA President Funda

KIU, Western Campus – Kampala International University Pharmaceutical Students Association (KIUPSA) President Micheal Daniel Funda has said that the majority of students cannot afford internet data required for accessing online learning materia... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Book Of Gutsy Women By Hillary Clinton And Chelsea Clinton
26
Jul

KIU Book Club: The Book of Gutsy Women by Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Clinton

KIU, Western Campus – Today marks the anniversary of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s election as the Democratic party nominee for President of the United States of America, being the first-ever woman to achieve this feat.We celebrate this remark... read more

Tarabi Wants To Contribute To Good Governance And Job Creation In Somalia
26
Jul

Tarabi Wants to Contribute to Good Governance and Job Creation in Somalia

KIU, Main Campus – Abdifitah Salad Tarabi, a Master’s degree candidate in Public Administration at KIU wants to use the knowledge he has attained at Uganda’s best private university to contribute to good governance, decentralization... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 26th In The Present And The Past
26
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 26th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? One Voice Day. One Voice Day is a global initiative to unite all countries of the world in the reading of the Universal Peace Covenant at exactly 6 p.m. UT (-6 GMT) on July 26 each year. The Universal Peace Covenant is a... read more

Kampala International University Signs Mou With Huawei Technologies Uganda Co. Ltd To Establish An Ict Academy
23
Jul

Kampala International University signs MoU with Huawei Technologies Uganda Co. Ltd to establish an ICT Academy

At KIU Main Campus – On Friday, July 23, 2021, Kampala International University signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Huawei Technologies Uganda Company Limited on the establishment of an ICT Academy with KIU, a school-enterprise cooperatio... read more

Kathleen Noble Makes History As Uganda’s First-ever Rower At Olympics, Progresses To Repechage
23
Jul

Kathleen Noble Makes History as Uganda’s First-Ever Rower at Olympics, Progresses to Repechage

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Kathleen Noble has made history after becoming Uganda’s first-ever rower at the Olympics after competing in the heats at the Sea Forest waterway in Tokyo, Japan. Noble finished fifth in Heat two of the wom... read more

General News: Government Gifts Covidex Developer Prof. Patrick Ogwang Five Acres Of Land
23
Jul

General News: Government Gifts COVIDEX Developer Prof. Patrick Ogwang Five Acres of Land

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The government of Uganda, represented by the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) on Wednesday, 21st July 2021, gifted COVIDEX developer Prof. Patrick Ogwang five acres of land in Soroti and a 10- year tax holiday lic... read more

Edson Kansiime Tells Students Who Can Access Online Education To Utilize Chance
23
Jul

Edson Kansiime Tells Students who can Access Online Education to Utilize Chance

KIU, Western Campus – Edson Kansiime, a fourth-year Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery student at KIU Western Campus has advised fellow students who have access to online learning materials to utilize this chance and concentrate on their studies.... read more

Kiu Information Minister Asiimwe Congratulates Students On Completion Of Online Exams
23
Jul

KIU Information Minister Asiimwe Congratulates Students on Completion of Online Exams

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Richard Asiimwe, the Information minister in the KIU Main Campus Guild Union has congratulated the students who successfully completed their first-ever online exams, which were concluded at the end of last week.... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: One-on-one With Kiu Titans Coach Brian Wathum
23
Jul

KIU Sports Desk: One-on-One With KIU Titans Coach Brian Wathum

KIU, Main Campus - The National Basketball League was suspended early last month following the upsurge in COVID-19 cases in the country. Collins Kakwezi had an online chat with KIU Titans coach Brian Wathum to get his opinion on his team’s stan... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 23rd In The Present And The Past
23
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 23rd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Sjogren’s Syndrome Day. Sjogren’s syndrome is a disorder where the body's immune system attacks its own healthy cells that produce saliva and tears. Sjögren's syndrome often occurs with other such ... read more

Outgoing Nursing Mp Ankunda Ventures Into Coffee Trade
22
Jul

Outgoing Nursing MP Ankunda Ventures Into Coffee Trade

KIU, Western Campus – Outgoing School of Nursing MP in the KIU Western Campus Guild Union Elias Ankunda has ventured into coffee trade for survival as he awaits his final exam results. Ankunda, who was doing a Bachelor’s in Nursing Scienc... read more

Mc Banks Urges Fellow Students To Embrace Online Business
22
Jul

MC Banks Urges Fellow Students to Embrace Online Business

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Matthew Sande alias MC Banks, a student of Mass Communication at KIU has urged his colleagues to embrace online business transactions in order to make ends meet during the current COVID-19 lockdown. MC Ban... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 22nd In The Present And The Past
22
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 22nd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Mango Day. Today we celebrate the mango – one of the most common and popular fruits around the world. In Uganda, we have many types of mango like the dodo, which is popular for its big size and succulence. You can ... read more

Kiu Mental Health: How To Battle Insomnia During Lockdown
21
Jul

KIU Mental Health: How to Battle Insomnia During Lockdown

KIU, Western Campus – It is now 32 days since president Yoweri Museveni declared a 42-day lockdown after the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic went on the rampage in Uganda. One of the lockdown measures was the closure of all educational institu... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 21st In The Present And The Past
21
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 21st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Belgian National Day. It is the national holiday of Belgium commemorated annually on 21 July. It is one of Belgium's ten public holidays and marks the anniversary of the investiture of King Leopold I, the country's first... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 20th In The Present And The Past
20
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 20th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Eid al-Adha. Eid al-Adha, Arabic for Festival of the Sacrifice, is the latter of the two official holidays celebrated within Islam. It honours the willingness of Abraham to sacrifice his son Ishmael as an act of obedienc... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Former Kiutisa President Mugeme Advises Students To Embrace Co-curricular Activities
19
Jul

KIU Alumni Voices: Former KIUTISA President Mugeme Advises Students to Embrace Co-curricular Activities

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Nicholas Mugeme, the emeritus president of KIU Toro Students Association (KIUTISA) and Social Work Students Association has advised students to find time for students societies and associations as they pursue th... read more

Kiu Book Club: Good Muslim, Bad Muslim By Prof. Mahmood Mamdani
19
Jul

KIU Book Club: Good Muslim, Bad Muslim by Prof. Mahmood Mamdani

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Chancellor Prof. Mamdani was recently named among the Top 50 Global Thinkers by the UK’s Prospect Magazine. To celebrate this achievement, we review his book Good Muslim, Bad Muslim in this week’s Book Club... read more

Kiu Chancellor Prof. Mamdani Named Among Top 50 Global Thinkers By Uk Magazine
19
Jul

KIU Chancellor Prof. Mamdani Named Among Top 50 Global Thinkers by UK Magazine

KIU, Western Campus – Kampala International University Chancellor Prof. Mahmood Mamdani has been named among the top 50 Global Thinkers by UK publication Prospect Magazine. Prof. Mamdani, who was categorized by the magazine as a “Public T... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 19th In The Present And The Past
19
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 19th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Arafah Day. The Day of Arafah is an Islamic holiday that falls on the 9th day of Dhu al-Hijjah of the lunar Islamic Calendar. It is the holiest day in the Islamic calendar, the second day of the Hajj pilgrimage, and the ... read more

General News; Whatsapp To Let Users Message Without Their Phones
16
Jul

General news; WhatsApp to Let Users Message Without Their Phones

WhatsApp is testing a new feature that will let people message without using their phone for the first time, the BBC reports. At present, WhatsApp is linked to a user's phone. Its desktop and web apps need that device to be connected and receiving me... read more

William Okodi Hell-bent On Making The Lockdown Productive
16
Jul

William Okodi Hell-Bent on Making the Lockdown Productive

KIU, Western Campus – Samuel William Okodi, a first-year student of Medicine at KIU Western campus is determined to turn the otherwise grim period of the COVID-19 lockdown in Uganda into a productive one for himself and his family. Okodi, who h... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 16th In The Present And The Past
16
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 16th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Snake Day. It is held every year on July 16 and it aims at increasing awareness regarding the over 3,500 snake species that exist across the world. The day also aims to change the negative perception surrounding sn... read more

General News: Uneb To Release 2020 Ple Results On Friday
15
Jul

General News: UNEB to Release 2020 PLE Results on Friday

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) will on Friday,16th July 2021 release the long-awaited  2020 Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE)  results. According to a press statement released by UNEB, the... read more

General News: Government To Build Man-made Lake In Karamoja
15
Jul

General News: Government to Build Man-Made Lake in Karamoja

The outgoing Minister for Karamoja Affairs, John Byabagambi, yesterday said government is in advanced stages of constructing a 10,000 square hectares lake for Karamoja Sub-region to curb insecurity and promote agricultural production, Daily Monitor n... read more

General News: Government Stops Production Of Gulu University Covid-19 Drug
15
Jul

General News: Government Stops Production of Gulu University COVID-19 Drug

The National Drug Authority (NDA) has ordered Gulu University to cease production of Covilyce-1, a herbal medicine that the varsity developed to treat COVID-19, saying it has not yet been approved, according to local newspaper Daily Monitor. The stat... read more

Asaba Is Getting Hands-on Clinical Experience During Lockdown
15
Jul

Asaba is Getting Hands-On Clinical Experience During Lockdown

KIU, Western Campus – As many students are locked down at home, Patrick Asaba, a third-year Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Community Health student at KIU Western Campus is getting hands-on clinical experience at a health center in Fort-porta... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 15th In The Present And The Past
15
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 15th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Get to Know Your Customers Day. If boosting customer loyalty is among your business goals in 2021, mark your calendar now for Get to Know Your Customers Day—a quarterly event observed on the third Thursdays of Janu... read more

Ackline Twikirize Decided To Look On The Bright Side During Lockdown
14
Jul

Ackline Twikirize Decided to Look on the Bright Side During Lockdown

KIU, Western Campus – Ackline Twikirize, a third-year student of Bachelor of Education (History & Kiswahili) at KIU Western Campus says she decided to look on the bright side after the current lockdown was imposed by government instead of d... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 14th In The Present And The Past
14
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 14th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Non-Binary People’s Day. Non-binary or genderqueer is a spectrum of gender identities that are not exclusively masculine or feminine - identities that are outside the gender binary. It is a completely... read more

Evisa Natukunda Has Turned To Agriculture During Lockdown
13
Jul

Evisa Natukunda Has Turned to Agriculture During Lockdown

KIU, Western Campus – After President Yoweri Museveni announced the second COVID-19 lockdown on June 18th, which also closed educational institutions, many students rushed back home, uncertain of the future. But Evisa Visagrad Natukunda, a Bach... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 13th In The Present And The Past
13
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 13th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? National French Fries Day (USA). French fries are a staple of fast-food restaurants and diners, often being paired with hamburgers and cheeseburgers. A simple food consisting of potatoes—and maybe some salt—t... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Argentina And Italy Win Continental Titles To Cap Glorious Football Weekend
12
Jul

KIU Sports Desk: Argentina and Italy Win Continental Titles to Cap Glorious Football Weekend

By Isaac Akugizibwe From Buenos Aires to Rome, euphoria from a weekend of glory continues. Italy won their second Euro title after defeating England 3-2 on penalties, while Argentina won their first Copa America title since 1993. It was relief for Li... read more

Shamusi Kyeyune Advises Fellow Students To Always Have Plan B
12
Jul

Shamusi Kyeyune Advises Fellow Students to Always Have Plan B

KIU, Western Campus – Shamusi Kyeyune, a student pursuing a Diploma in Clinical Medicine at KIU Western Campus in Ishaka has advised fellow students to always have a plan B in whatever they do in their lives. Kyeyune, an enrolled nurse with the... read more

General News: Uganda Expedites Resumption Of Talks With Rwanda
12
Jul

General News: Uganda Expedites Resumption of Talks With Rwanda

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Uganda is expediting the resumption of talks with Rwanda over the latter’s common border closure about two years ago, a top government official revealed to the media over the weekend. Henry Okel... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Year Of Less By Cait Flanders
12
Jul

KIU Book Club: The Year of Less by Cait Flanders

Today is Simplicity Day. So, we review a book that shows how joyous a life of simplicity and having less can really be fulfilling.Cait Flanders’ The Year of Less is the perfect reminder that you do not have to live exuberantly, especially with ... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 12th In The Present And The Past
12
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 12th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Town Criers Day. It is a day to remember the people called Town Criers, also known as “Bellmen,” normally celebrated on the second Monday in July. The role that these criers play is to call out ... read more

Career Opportunities At Kampala International University, Tanzania (kiut)
10
Jul

Career Opportunities at Kampala International University, Tanzania (KIUT)

ABOUT KIU TANZANIA Kampala International University in Tanzania (KIUT) is a Private University fully registered by the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) and is located in Gongo la Mboto, Dar es Salaam (5kms) from Julius Nyerere International... read more

Sandra Balunga Arrives In Mali For Pharmaceutical Students Conference
9
Jul

Sandra Balunga Arrives in Mali for Pharmaceutical Students Conference

KIU, Western Campus – Sandra Balunga, the Public Relations Officer for the Uganda Pharmaceutical Students Association (UPSA) has arrived in Bamako, Mali ahead of the 9th International Pharmaceutical Students Federation (IPSF), Africa Pharmaceut... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Silverbacks Defeat Morocco To Qualify For 2021 Afrobasket
9
Jul

KIU Sports Desk: Silverbacks Defeat Morocco to Qualify for 2021 Afrobasket

By Rogers WanambwaKIU, Main Campus – The Uganda national basketball team, the Silverbacks, have defeated Morocco 77 – 65 in their Afrobasket Qualifier, to book a place at the continental showpiece to be played in Kigali. The Silverbacks s... read more

“your Health Is Your Wealth” – Kiu Western Campus International Affairs Minister Mutonyi
9
Jul

“Your Health is Your Wealth” – KIU Western Campus International Affairs Minister Mutonyi

KIU, Western Campus – KIU Western Campus International Affairs Minister in the Students Guild, Sarah Mutonyi, has reminded students that their health is their greatest wealth and they should put it before anything else, especially during the CO... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 9th In The Present And The Past
9
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 9th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (South Sudan).  South Sudanese from throughout the country and the world came together on July 9 in the capital city of Juba to celebrate the birth of the new nation, the Republic of South Sudan. Th... read more

Quex Wants To Use His Musical Influence To Draw Attention To Issues In Health Sector
8
Jul

Quex Wants to Use His Musical Influence to Draw Attention to Issues in Health Sector

KIU, Western Campus – George Kwesiga, commonly known by his stage name Quex, a musician and Medicine student from Kampala International University wants to use his popularity and musical influence to draw attention to the issues afflicting the ... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 8th In The Present And The Past
8
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 8th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Math 2.0 Day. Math 2.0 Day celebrates math and technology, specifically the intersection between the two. On the day, mathematicians, educators, innovators, and policymakers come together to celebrate and also to raise a... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Sadrach Nirere Appointed Regional Earth Champion By Igad
7
Jul

KIU Alumni Voices: Sadrach Nirere Appointed Regional Earth Champion by IGAD

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Climate activist Sadrach Nirere has been recognized and appointed a regional Earth Champion for East Africa by the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) through the Climate Prediction and Appl... read more

Upsa President Agaba Sends Message Of Hope To Students
7
Jul

UPSA President Agaba Sends Message of Hope to Students

KIU, Western Campus – Uganda Pharmaceutical Students Association (UPSA) President Innocent Agaba has sent a message of hope to students, telling them that the lockdown is not their fault and they shouldn’t blame themselves. Agaba, a fourt... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 7th In The Present And The Past
7
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 7th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Saba Saba Day. This Day celebrates the 1954 founding of the Tanzanian political party, TANU, the Tanganyika African National Union. Saba Saba means "seven seven" in Swahili, the national language of Tanzania, and of Tang... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: “i Joined Kiu Because Of Titans” – Kiu Basketball Super Fan Kyazze
6
Jul

KIU Alumni Voices: “I Joined KIU Because of Titans” – KIU Basketball Super Fan Kyazze

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Fahad Kyazze, an ardent supporter of KIU’s basketball teams, KIU Titans and Rangers, has revealed that he joined the university because of his undying love for Titans, and he hopes to be a board memb... read more

Kiu Western Campus Finance Minister Okello Warns Students About Drugs, Hiv During Lockdown
6
Jul

KIU Western Campus Finance Minister Okello Warns Students About Drugs, HIV During Lockdown

KIU, Western Campus – The Finance Minister in the KIU Western Campus Guild Union, Francis Okello has warned his fellow students about exposing themselves to drugs and HIV infection during the current lockdown. Okello, a fourth-year student of C... read more

Kiu Mental Health: How To Overcome Depression During The Lockdown
6
Jul

KIU Mental Health: How to Overcome Depression During the Lockdown

KIU, Western Campus – Two weeks have passed since President Yoweri Museveni imposed a total lockdown following the upsurge of COVID-19 cases caused by the Delta variant of the virus. The lockdown has started to bite, with many people, especiall... read more

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Steps Down After 27 Years At The Helm
6
Jul

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Steps Down After 27 years at the Helm

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Amazon Chief Executive Officer and founder Jeff Bezos has stepped down from the CEO role after 27 years at the helm of the American Technology giant.  Bezos, who is credited with transforming Ama... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 6th In The Present And The Past
6
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 6th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Malawi). Today, Malawi commemorates its independence from Britain on this day in 1966. At midnight on July 6th 1966, Malawi became a fully independent member of the Commonwealth, with thousands attendin... read more

Kiu Law Society President Aliga Advises Students To Use Lockdown To Boost Their Skills Cache
5
Jul

KIU Law Society President Aliga Advises Students to use Lockdown to Boost Their Skills Cache

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Raymond Aliga, the president of KIU Law Society has called upon students to use the 42-day lockdown to boost their skills cache through learning new skills and improving on those they already possess. ... read more

Kiu Somali Community Ends Week On A High After Independence Celebrations
5
Jul

KIU Somali Community Ends Week on a High After Independence Celebrations

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The Somali community at KIU ended the week on a high after celebrations of their country’s independence extended way after the July 1 independence day date. The KIU Somali students under their umbrella bod... read more

Kiu Book Club: Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica By Sir Isaac Newton
5
Jul

KIU Book Club: Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica by Sir Isaac Newton

Today marks exactly 334 years since Sir Isaac’s Newton groundbreaking book, Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica was first published. Simply referred to as The Principia, it states Newton's laws of motion, forming the foundation of... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 5th In The Present And The Past
5
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 5th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Algeria). It is a National Holiday in Algeria commemorating Algeria's independence from France on July 5, 1962, following The Algerian War of Independence which began in November 1954. Though French Pre... read more

Re-assurances And Clarifications To The Student Community About Online, Distance And Elearning, And Exams
3
Jul

RE-ASSURANCES AND CLARIFICATIONS TO THE STUDENT COMMUNITY ABOUT ONLINE, DISTANCE AND ELEARNING, AND EXAMS

RE-ASSURANCES AND CLARIFICATIONS TO THE STUDENT COMMUNITY ABOUT ONLINE, DISTANCE AND ELEARNING, AND EXAMS 1) I thank the student community for keeping the engagement with the University administration on matters of their plight regarding online, dis... read more

World Sports Journalists Day: Isaac Akugizibwe Covers Kiu Sports With Passion
2
Jul

World Sports Journalists Day: Isaac Akugizibwe Covers KIU Sports With Passion

Today is World Sports Journalists Day, where sports journalists all over the world are celebrated for their passion, commitment and sacrifice in covering sports events. Today, we at Kampala International University editorial team celebrate our very o... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 2nd In The Present And The Past
2
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 2nd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Sports Journalists Day. The day aims to acknowledge the work of sports journalists and to encourage them to do better at their work. The day was established in 1994 to mark the 70th anniversary of the International... read more

Uganda Ranked  Among Top Countries Managing Covid-19 Better
1
Jul

Uganda Ranked Among Top Countries Managing COVID-19 Better

By Stuart Bogere Oswald Uganda is ranked among the top countries that are managing the COVID-19 pandemic better globally, according to new rankings by World Statistics website Worldometer.  Uganda is currently undergoing the second total lockdow... read more

New 12% Internet Tax Becomes Operational Today As Ott Is Abolished
1
Jul

New 12% Internet tax Becomes Operational Today as OTT is Abolished

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The 12% internet tax proposed by the Ministry of Finance and Planning to replace the Over The Top (OTT) tax on social media usage takes effect today, July 1. The Ministry of Finance proposed a 12% int... read more

Kiu Trivia: July 1st In The Present And The Past
1
Jul

KIU Trivia: July 1st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Rwanda and Burundi). The two East African Community members celebrate their independence from Belgium on July 1, 1962. We congratulate the KIU Rwandese and Burundian communities on their countries&rsquo... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Knowledge Acquired From Kiu Helping Abdulkadir Farah Prosper In Business
30
Jun

KIU Alumni Voices: Knowledge Acquired From KIU Helping Abdulkadir Farah Prosper in Business

KIU alumnus Hassan Abdulkadir Farah says the knowledge he acquired while studying for his Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management at Uganda’s best private university has helped him to prosper in business. Farah works as the Finance O... read more

Vulnerable Persons To Receive Covid-19 Relief Cash Starting 6th July
30
Jun

Vulnerable Persons to Receive COVID-19 Relief Cash Starting 6th July

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus – The government of Uganda through the Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja, is set to release shillings 100,000 COVID-19 relief cash to the listed vulnerable Ugandan individuals on 6th July 2021. After several inte... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 30 In The Present And The Past
30
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 30 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Democratic Republic of Congo). Independence Day is a public holiday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo), observed on June 30th each year. This day is the National Day of DR Congo and mark... read more

Kiu Western Campus Dvc Co-chairs World Health Summit Surgery Workshop
29
Jun

KIU Western Campus DVC Co-Chairs World Health Summit Surgery Workshop

KIU, Western Campus – The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (DVC) for Kampala International University, Western Campus, Prof. Patrick Kyamanywa has today, June 29 co-chaired a workshop about global surgery at the World Health Summit (WHS) currently taking... read more

Kiu Mental Health: 10 Ways To Spend Your Lockdown Days Productively
29
Jun

KIU Mental Health: 10 Ways to Spend Your Lockdown Days Productively

KIU, Western Campus – Last week, we talked of the need to steer clear of substance use during the lockdown and the adverse effects resorting to substance use can have on one’s life. Today, we look at how to spend our time during the lockd... read more

Uganda National Drug Authority Approves Covidex Local Herb Medicine
29
Jun

Uganda National Drug Authority Approves COVIDEX Local Herb Medicine

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The National Drug Authority (NDA) has today, 29th June, approved COVIDEX a local medicinal herb as a supportive drug treatment for COVID-19 and other virus infections. After days of research and collaboration with ... read more

Women Empowerment Will Develop Society More – Kiu Alumnus Kyazike
29
Jun

Women Empowerment Will Develop Society More – KIU Alumnus Kyazike

KIU alumnus Alice Ruth Kyazike has called for the increased empowerment of women to foster increased development within society. While appearing on UBC TV’s Good Morning Uganda Extra Show on June 28, Kyazike said that if women are empowered, th... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 29th In The Present And The Past
29
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 29th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Scleroderma Day. Scleroderma is a group of rare diseases that involve the hardening and tightening of the skin and connective tissues. Scleroderma affects women more often than men and most commonly occurs between ... read more

Uganda Expects More 974,0000 Covid-19 Doses In July
28
Jun

Uganda Expects More 974,0000 COVID-19 Doses in July

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Uganda is slated to receive an additional 974,000 COVID-19 vaccines in July, according to the Minister of Health, Jane Ruth Aceng. Aceng revealed this at the 4th National Prayer against COVID-19 held ... read more

Covid-19 Vaccination Exercise Resumes In Kampala
28
Jun

COVID-19 Vaccination Exercise Resumes in Kampala

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The COVID-19 vaccination exercise has today 28th, June resumed in Kampala in Rubaga Division, Makindye Division, Kawempe Division, Central Division and Nakawa Division at various stations pointed out by the Ministr... read more

Kiu Alumni Voices: Kyazike Writes Book About Children And Women Rights Abuses
28
Jun

KIU Alumni Voices: Kyazike Writes Book About Children and Women Rights Abuses

Kampala International University Law graduate Alice Ruth Kyazike has written a book titled The Mystery of Human Rights in Africa, about the various human rights abuses suffered by women and children, and how they continue to be fomented despite effor... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Grand Daughter Project By Shaheen Chrishti - Book Review
28
Jun

KIU Book Club: The Grand Daughter Project by Shaheen Chrishti - Book Review

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus - Written by British-Indian author, Shaheen Chishti, The Grand Daughter Project follows the unintentionally woven-together lives of three women, Kamla, Lynette, and Helga, from three different continents who ... read more

Omuya Beat Covid-19 By Trusting In God And Staying Mentally Strong
28
Jun

Omuya Beat COVID-19 by Trusting in God and Staying Mentally Strong

KIU alumnus Noah Omuya says he trusted in God and stayed mentally strong after learning that he had contracted COVID-19 to beat the virus. Omuya tested positive for COVID-19 after having a mandatory test before a meeting with President Yoweri Museven... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Men’s Health Big Book Of 15-minute Workouts By Selene Yeager
28
Jun

KIU Book Club: The Men’s Health Big Book of 15-Minute Workouts by Selene Yeager

This is the last installment in our Men’s Health book review series for the Men’s Health Month of June and it is yet another workout manual, seeing as a large chunk of men’s health hinges on the physical condition of their bodies. A... read more

Kiu Vc Dr Mpezamihigo To Deliver Keynote Address At 11th Social Business Day 2021 Today
28
Jun

KIU VC Dr Mpezamihigo to Deliver Keynote Address at 11th Social Business Day 2021 Today

The Vice-Chancellor of Kampala International University Dr. Mouhammad Mpezamihigo will today deliver the keynote address at the 11th Social Business Day 2021, a ground-breaking idea of social business organized by the Yunus Center and hosted by Nobel... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 28th In The Present And The Past
28
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 28th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Caps Lock Day. The day gives writers the freedom to write freely without worrying whether they have written in lower case or not. International Caps Lock Day pokes fun at the typographical way some Westerne... read more

Government To Give100,000 Shillings To Vulnerable People
25
Jun

Government to Give100,000 Shillings to Vulnerable People

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The national COVID-19 taskforce headed by Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja has decided to give 100,000 shillings each to the vulnerable people in Uganda as part of the relief program for the 42-day lockdown period. ... read more

Notice Concerning 1st Semester Examinations (to Be Held Online)
25
Jun

Notice Concerning 1st Semester Examinations (To Be Held Online)

This is to bring to your notice that the demo exam and demo student account will be suspended by Friday 25th June at 10 pm.  In the same vein, the Mock examination will commence on Monday 28th June and lapse on Friday 2nd July 2021. To do the mo... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 25th In The Present And The Past
25
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 25th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Mozambique). In 1962 several anti-colonial groups combined to form the Front for the Mozambique Liberation (FRELIMO). In September 1964, they began an armed guerilla campaign against the Portuguese. Tog... read more

Medical Students To Receive Vaccines – Fumsa President Osodi
24
Jun

Medical Students to Receive Vaccines – FUMSA President Osodi

KIU, Western Campus – The President of the Federation of Uganda Medical Students Association (FUMSA) Boniface Osodi has said that the Ministry of Health is going to vaccinate medical students all over the country. Osodi, in a communiqué ... read more

Uganda Business Community Loses Bigwigs To Covid – 19
24
Jun

Uganda Business Community Loses Bigwigs to COVID – 19

The Uganda business community has lost two influential personalities in the space of three days to COVID-19. Everest Kayondo (in the photo), the Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA) Chairperson breathed his last on Wednesday, June 23 at Lifeline... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 24th In The Present And The Past
24
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 24th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Bannockburn Day (Scotland). The Battle of Bannockburn on 23 and 24 June 1314 was a victory of the army of King of Scots Robert the Bruce over the army of King Edward II of England in the First War of Scottish Independenc... read more

Parliament Of Uganda To Close Due To Covid-19
23
Jun

Parliament of Uganda to Close Due to COVID-19

By Stuart Bogere Oswald The Parliament of Uganda has announced the closure of the August House for two weeks as the second wave of COVID-19 continues to devastate the country. According to a statement from Jane Kibirige, the Clerk to Parliament, it w... read more

Individuals
23
Jun

Individuals' Mobile Money Transactions to Determine Recipients of COVID -19 Relief Cash

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Hon. Prime Minister Robinah Nabbaja has revealed that while meetings are still being held to determine the final decision on how much each will be receiving from the government, an individual's recent mobile money ... read more

Kiu Debate Union President Balyamujura Voted National Debate Coordinator
23
Jun

KIU Debate Union President Balyamujura Voted National Debate Coordinator

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Mahad Balyamujura, the president of KIU Debate Union has been voted the new National Coordinator for the University Debate Presidents Council.  The intellectual gladiator was overwhelmingly voted on Tuesday... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 23rd In The Present And The Past
23
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 23rd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Widows Day. This is a United Nations ratified day of action to address the "poverty and injustice faced by millions of widows and their dependents in many countries". The day takes place annually on 23 June... read more

Kibuuka Asks People To Turn Back To God To Take Away Covid-19
22
Jun

Kibuuka Asks People to Turn Back to God to Take Away COVID-19

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University member of Board of Trustees Ambrose Kibuuka has called upon Ugandans to seek God's intervention on the devastating impact the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the country. Kibu... read more

Kiu Mental Health: Steer Clear Of Substance Use During Lockdown
22
Jun

KIU Mental Health: Steer Clear of Substance Use During Lockdown

With the imposition of a total lockdown by President Yoweri Museveni on June 18 following the ineffectiveness of the partial lockdown which was imposed a week earlier, more people are at risk of resorting to substance use to reduce the stress that co... read more

New Cabinet Sworn In As Many Fail To Turn Up For Ceremony
22
Jun

New Cabinet Sworn in as Many Fail to Turn up for Ceremony

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The new cabinet of Uganda has been sworn-in in a ceremony that took place at Kololo Independence Grounds yesterday, June 21. The new Vice President, Maj Rtd Jessica Alupo, Prime Minister and Leader of... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 22nd In The Present And The Past
22
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 22nd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Rainforest Day. Tropical rainforests have an outsized role in the world, containing the highest concentration of species, storing more carbon on average than any other terrestrial ecosystem, and supporting most of ... read more

Ministry Of Health Issues Directives On  Movement Of Health Workers And Patients During Lockdown
21
Jun

Ministry of Health Issues Directives on Movement of Health Workers and Patients During Lockdown

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Ministry of Health over the weekend issued new directives concerning the movement of health workers and patients countrywide during the second lockdown. In a press release issued on Saturday, 19th June, the Min... read more

International Yoga Day: 9 Health Benefits Of Yoga
21
Jun

International Yoga Day: 9 Health Benefits of Yoga

According to Wikipedia, the International Day of Yoga has been celebrated annually on 21 June since 2015, following its inception in the United Nations General Assembly in 2014, on the suggestion of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.  Accordin... read more

Kiu Titans Forward Oryem Dreams Of Popularizing Basketball In Northern Uganda
21
Jun

KIU Titans Forward Oryem Dreams of Popularizing Basketball in Northern Uganda

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU Titans forward Stephen Wani Oryem dreams of making basketball a mainstay on the sports arena in northern Uganda, just like football.  The 26-year old star is not content with the fact that despite... read more

Kiu Book Club: Yoga Fitness For Men By Dean Pohlman
21
Jun

KIU Book Club: Yoga Fitness for Men by Dean Pohlman

This is the fourth and second-last review of Men’s health books for this Men’s Health Month of June. Today we decide to look at a practice that is not commonly practiced in Uganda but which is believed to have a magical effect on the huma... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 21 In The Present And The Past
21
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 21 in the Present and the Past

What's Happening Today? World Hydrography Day. It is celebrated every year on June 21st to commemorate the work of hydrographers. Hydrography is a branch of applied sciences dealing with measurements of the physical features of water bodies. Internat... read more

Former Zambian Leader Kenneth Kaunda Dies Aged 97
18
Jun

Former Zambian Leader Kenneth Kaunda Dies Aged 97

By Rogers WanambwaKIU, Main Campus – Former Zambian President, Kenneth Kaunda, was pronounced dead yesterday at the age of 97 at a military hospital in Lusaka.  According to his aides, Kaunda succumbed to pneumonia and did not have COVID-1... read more

President Museveni To Address The Nation Today At 8 Pm
18
Jun

President Museveni to Address the Nation Today at 8 PM

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – President Yoweri Museveni is set to address the nation today at 8 pm concerning the COVID-19 situation in the country.  In a tweet sent on the official president's account, he said, “Fellow... read more

Fumsa Wants Gov’t To Allow Health Sciences Students In Clinical Years To Continue Training
18
Jun

FUMSA Wants Gov’t to Allow Health Sciences Students in Clinical Years to Continue Training

KIU, Western Campus – The Federation of Uganda Medical Students Association (FUMSA), wants the government to allow medical, pharmacy, and nursing students in clinical years to continue their training amidst the COVID-19 partial lockdown. The st... read more

Kiu Rangers’ Sharon Kirabo Summoned To National Team
18
Jun

KIU Rangers’ Sharon Kirabo Summoned to National Team

KIU Rangers forward Sharon Kirabo has been called up to the national basketball team, the Gazelles, for training ahead of the Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) Women’s AfroBasket Qualifiers. Uganda will participate in t... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 18th In The Present And The Past
18
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 18th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Autistic Pride Day. Originally an Aspies for Freedom initiative, it is a pride celebration for autistic people held on June 18th each year. Autistic pride recognizes the importance of pride for autistic people and its ro... read more

Kiu Vice-chancellor To Receive An Honorary Professor Award Of The Academic Union, Oxford, Uk
17
Jun

KIU Vice-Chancellor To Receive an Honorary Professor Award of The Academic Union, Oxford, UK

KIU Main Campus –  On Friday, June 25th, 2021, the Vice-Chancellor of Kampala International University (KIU), Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo will receive an Honorary Professor Award of The Academic Union, Oxford UK, and will be inducted into the... read more

Kiu
17
Jun

KIU's Jill Amuhobwe Sensitizes Her Community on COVID-19

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Jill Amuhobwe, a second-year first-semester student of Bachelor's of Business Administration has offered herself to sensitize members of her community in Masindi district on how to keep safe from the second ... read more

Uganda Waves In Third Batch Of Astrazeneca Covid- 19 Vaccine
17
Jun

Uganda Waves in Third Batch of AstraZeneca COVID- 19 Vaccine

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Uganda has waved in the third batch of 175,200 doses of the Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine. The batch was donated by France through the COVAX facility and was ushered into the country at Entebbe airport on Wednesday... read more

Kiu International Desk: Mastercard Foundation, Africa Cdc In $ 1.3 Billion Partnership To Save Lives
17
Jun

KIU International Desk: Mastercard Foundation, Africa CDC in $ 1.3 Billion Partnership to Save Lives

Africa CDC The Mastercard Foundation has announced that it will deploy $1.3 billion over the next three years in partnership with the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) to save the lives and livelihoods of millions of peop... read more

The Tale Of A Basketball Fan: Shillah
17
Jun

The Tale of a Basketball fan: Shillah's Unrivalled Love for KIU Titans and Rangers.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - With a mask covering the lower half of her face, basketball enthusiast Dornam Shillah Amumpaire (wearing black cap in photo) turns up to watch KIU basketball teams train every evening as well as helping the tech... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 17th In The Present And The Past
17
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 17th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. This is a United Nations observance each June 17. Its purpose is to raise awareness of the presence of desertification and drought, highlighting methods of preventing dese... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Uganda To Receive 175,200 Vaccines Today
16
Jun

COVID-19 Updates: Uganda to Receive 175,200 Vaccines Today

Uganda will today receive 175,200 COVID-19 vaccines from the COVAX Facility as a donation from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). “#Uganda is set to receive the second batch of #COVID19 vac... read more

Kiu Partners With Ieee Tems, Different Universities In Iot And Ai Challenge Uganda
16
Jun

KIU Partners with IEEE TEMS, Different Universities in IOT and AI Challenge Uganda

Kampala International University has partnered with the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) with its dedicated society for Technology and Engineering Management (IEEE TEMS), and different universities, corporates and government en... read more

Kiu Alumnus And Ssbc Journalist Aweckoc Found Her Footing In Journalism Through Internship
16
Jun

KIU Alumnus and SSBC Journalist Aweckoc Found her Footing in Journalism Through Internship

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU alumnus Nyandur Machar Aweckoc says internship opened doors for her journalism breakthrough at South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation (SSBC). A news reporter and talk show host at the country’s onl... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 16th In The Present And The Past
16
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 16th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? The Day of the African Child. This day has been celebrated on June 16 every year since 1991, when it was first initiated by the Organization of African Unity (OAU). It honours those who participated in the Soweto Uprisin... read more

Kiu Business Desk: Tin Registration Process Eased By Ura
15
Jun

KIU Business Desk: TIN Registration Process Eased by URA

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Last week, Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) announced new changes in the existing Tax Identification Number (TIN) application form that will make it easier to complete the process. According to Ian ... read more

Ministry Of Health Warns Public About Dangers Of Steaming
15
Jun

Ministry of Health Warns Public About Dangers of Steaming

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus – Since the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic in Uganda, with hundreds of cases recorded daily for the past two weeks, many have resorted to different methods of self-treatment including steaming themselves w... read more

Kiu Alumnus And Ldc Elite Graduate Gidongo Wants To Refine The Law Sector
15
Jun

KIU Alumnus and LDC Elite Graduate Gidongo Wants to Refine the Law Sector

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- Having emerged the best student at the Law Development Center, Kampala Campus, and the third-best in Uganda at the 2021 Postgraduate Bar course graduation held on Friday June 11th, KIU Alumnus Martin Gidongo beca... read more

Mental Health: Beware Of Anxiety Disorders During New Covid-19 Partial Lockdown Period
15
Jun

Mental Health: Beware of Anxiety Disorders During new COVID-19 Partial Lockdown Period

The government on June 7 announced the imposition of a partial lockdown following an upsurge of COVID-19 cases in Uganda and relaxation of adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) by the general public. Starting this week, every Tuesday, we ... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 15th In The Present And The Past
15
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 15th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Global Wind Day. Also known as World Wind Day, it is a worldwide event that is held on June 15 around the world. It is organised by WindEurope (WindEurope) and GWEC (Global Wind Energy Council).  It is a day when wi... read more

Updf To Supply Medical Oxygen To Hospitals As Covid-19 Rages On
14
Jun

UPDF to Supply Medical Oxygen to Hospitals as COVID-19 Rages on

By Stuart Bogere Oswald The Uganda People's Defence Forces  (UPDF) has started producing oxygen for state-run hospitals to ease the burden of the existing plants as a result of rocketing COVID-19 cases.  According to Brigadier General Flavi... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Gerson Therapy: The Natural Nutritional Program To Fight Cancer And Other Illnesses By Charlotte Gerson
14
Jun

KIU Book Club: The Gerson Therapy: The Natural Nutritional Program to Fight Cancer and Other Illnesses by Charlotte Gerson

This is the third book review in the series of reviews for men’s health in this Men’s Health Month of June. In this bestselling guide, discover the healing power of diet and nutrition as an alternative therapy to help you heal from cancer... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 14th In The Present And The Past
14
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 14th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Blood Donor Day. WBDD is held on June 14 each year. The event was organized for the first time in 2005, by a joint initiative of the World Health Organization, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Cres... read more

Government Projects Reopening Of Schools For July
11
Jun

Government Projects Reopening of Schools for July

By Stuart Bogere  The Ministry of Education has released a revised calendar indicating that students are expected to return to schools on July 19 to complete the 2020 academic year. According to Alex Kakooza, the Permanent Secretary in the Minis... read more

Kiu Law Students Graduate From Law Development Center
11
Jun

KIU Law Students Graduate From Law Development Center

Best Law Development Center (LDC) student for the 2019/2020 academic year Martin Gidongo has, along with other KIU Law students, graduated at the institution’s 48th graduation ceremony held today, June 11. The Law students were conferred upon a... read more

Kiu Law School Students Launch First-ever Human Rights Club
11
Jun

KIU Law School Students Launch First-Ever Human Rights Club

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU Law students last week launched a Human Rights Club to check human rights violations within and outside the Campus.  The Students Initiative for Human Rights Club, launched on Friday 4th June 2021 at Al... read more

2021/2022 Budget: Government To Emphasize Adoption Of E-learning Methods
11
Jun

2021/2022 Budget: Government to Emphasize Adoption of E-Learning Methods

The government will invest in and emphasize adoption of e-learning methods and digitizing inspection and supervision in education institutions in the next financial year. During the presentation on the national budget for the financial year 2021/2022... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 11th In The Present And The Past
11
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 11th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? American Evacuation Day (Libya). This is a celebration of the removal of the US from Libya on June 11 1970. In 1947, after losing the second World War, Italy relinquished its control over Libya to the United States and B... read more

Uae Suspends Uganda Passenger Flights Over Covid-19
10
Jun

UAE Suspends Uganda Passenger Flights Over COVID-19

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Starting Friday, 11th June, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will suspend entry for travellers coming from Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda. The directive is aimed at curbing the spread of the pand... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 10th In The Present And The Past
10
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 10th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Art Nouveau Day. Art Nouveau is an international style of art, architecture and applied art, especially the decorative arts. The World Art Nouveau Day is an event dedicated to art nouveau that is celebrated annuall... read more

Career Opportuities At Kampala International University
9
Jun

CAREER OPPORTUITIES AT KAMPALA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

ABOUT KIU Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-... read more

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (hospital Administrator Of The Kiu Teaching Hospital)
9
Jun

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (Hospital Administrator of the KIU Teaching Hospital)

ABOUT KIU Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-... read more

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (deputy Director Clinical Services Of The Kiu Teaching Hospital)
9
Jun

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (Deputy Director Clinical Services of the KIU Teaching Hospital)

ABOUT KIU Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-... read more

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (director Clinical Services Of The Kiu Teaching  Hospital)
9
Jun

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (Director Clinical Services of the KIU Teaching Hospital)

ABOUT KIU Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-... read more

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (chief Executive Officer Of The Kiu Teaching Hospital)
9
Jun

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (Chief Executive Officer of the KIU Teaching Hospital)

ABOUT KIU Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-... read more

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (deputy Vice-chancellor Academic Affairs)
9
Jun

Kampala International University Career Opportunities (Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Affairs)

ABOUT KIU Kampala International University (KIU) founded in 2001 is a private chartered University in the Republic of Uganda. It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of Africa Universities as well as the Inter-... read more

University Notice Following Presidential Directives Towards Lockdown
9
Jun

University Notice Following Presidential Directives Towards Lockdown

Following the Presidential Directive of 6th June 2021, to close all educational institutions for 42 days in order to curb the spread of Covid-19 pandemic in the Country, and the subsequent consultations with the various stakeholders of the Universit... read more

Gov’t Re-imposes Covid-19 Restrictions, Schools And Churches To Remain Closed For 42 Days
7
Jun

Gov’t Re-imposes COVID-19 Restrictions, Schools and Churches to Remain Closed for 42 Days

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Yesterday, during a nationally televised speech on COVID-19, the President of Uganda, H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni issued new directives including the closure of schools, higher institutions of learning and c... read more

Kiu Titans Peter Obleng Hopes To Dominate Ugandan Basketball Scene In Future
7
Jun

KIU Titans Peter Obleng Hopes to Dominate Ugandan Basketball Scene in Future

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Peter Obleng is a player who symbolizes KIU Titans’ ambition to remain a dominant force on the local basketball scene for a long time to come. Just 18 years old, the Buddo Secondary School Senior Fiv... read more

Kiu Book Club: Strength Training Anatomy, 3rd Edition By Frederick Delavier
7
Jun

KIU Book Club: Strength Training Anatomy, 3rd Edition by Frederick Delavier

In this Men’s Health month of June, we talk men’s health, and in the second book of our men’s health books series, we bring you Strength Training Anatomy by Frederick Delavier. With new exercises, additional stretches, and more of F... read more

Kiu Law Society Grateful For Gidongo’s Exceptional Ldc Performance
7
Jun

KIU Law Society Grateful for Gidongo’s Exceptional LDC performance

By Isaac Akugizibwe KlU, Main Campus – KIU Law Society has acknowledged and congratulated Martin Gidongo on his exceptional performance in the Law Development Center (LDC) bar course exams for the academic year 2019/2020. KIU Law student Gidong... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: New Debate Union President Balyamujura Breathes Debate
7
Jun

KIU Explorer of the Day: New Debate Union President Balyamujura Breathes Debate

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Mahad Balyamujura, the recently sworn in president of the Debate Union of KIU Main Campus breathes debate. The 22-year-old Law student is regarded as a great orator, analyst and a visionary leader by his p... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 7th In The Present And The Past
7
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 7th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? VCR Day. VCR Day is a day to celebrate the Video Cassette Recorder (VCR). Over time, VCR's have been used to play back home movies and commercially made films and programs, as well as to record programming off of televis... read more

Kiu Titans – City Oilers Clash Hangs In The Balance After Ncs Proposes Suspension Of Nbl
4
Jun

KIU Titans – City Oilers Clash Hangs in the Balance After NCS Proposes Suspension of NBL

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus- KIU Titans' titanic clash with City Oilers scheduled for Sunday hangs in the balance after the National Council of Sports (NCS) proposed the suspension of the Federation of Uganda Basketball Associations (FUBA) N... read more

Martyrs
4
Jun

Martyrs' Day Celebrated Virtually for 2nd Year in a row

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Every 3rd of June, Uganda celebrates Martyrs' Day and this year was the same. However, unlike the previous years whereby flocks of people (in 2019, more than 3 million people are reported to have atten... read more

Uganda To Receive $1 Billion Loan From Imf
4
Jun

Uganda to Receive $1 Billion Loan from IMF

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Uganda will receive a loan amounting to US$1 billion, approximately 3.5 trillion shillings in a space of three years, according to a statement from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).  In the ... read more

Kiu Law Student Gidongo Tops Ldc Legal Practice Exams
4
Jun

KIU Law Student Gidongo Tops LDC Legal Practice Exams

KIU Law student Martin Gidongo has topped the list of best performers in the Diploma in Legal Practice bar course at the Law Development Center (LDC) for the academic year 2019/2020. Gidongo’s qualification was confirmed in a list for the quali... read more

Kiu Nrm Chapter Cleans Up Kansanga
4
Jun

KIU NRM Chapter Cleans Up Kansanga

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Members of the KIU NRM Chapter last weekend took part in a cleaning drive in Kansanga, in one of their community outreach programs. On Sunday, May, 29th, the group engaged in sweeping roads and trenches as well ... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 4th In The Present And The Past
4
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 4th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Tiananmen Square Protests of 1989 Memorial Day. In the days following the end of the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests, several memorials and vigils were held around the world for those who were killed in the ... read more

Uganda To Celebrate 2021 Martyrs Day Scientifically
2
Jun

Uganda to Celebrate 2021 Martyrs Day Scientifically

GardaWorld Uganda will hold Martyrs' Day celebrations at the Namugongo Martyrs' Shrine, located northeast of Kampala, on June 3. Authorities announced that these celebrations will be restricted to 200 individuals and have banned pilgrims from traveli... read more

Faisal Aden’s Unbelievable Form Puts League Title Firmly In Kiu Titans’ Focus
2
Jun

Faisal Aden’s Unbelievable Form Puts League Title Firmly in KIU Titans’ Focus

By Collins Kakwezi & Isaac Akugizibwe City Oil Basketball Club may still, in the eyes of many, be the team to beat in the quest for this season’s National Basketball League (NBL) title, but the KIU Titans are dangerously simmering below the... read more

Kiu Forum For Ideas Harnesses Fun At The Gym
2
Jun

KIU Forum for Ideas Harnesses Fun at the Gym

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Members of Forum for Ideas took to the gym on Saturday 29th May after almost a year without going for one of their most exciting customary activities, the fitness day out - frequently referred to as the gym acti... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 2nd In The Present And The Past
2
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 2nd in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? I Love My Dentist Day. This is a day dedicated to dentists for all the work they do to keep us smiling. Today you could send a thank you note or email to your dentist thanking them for the work they have done for you in ... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (2nd June,2021)
2
Jun

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (2nd June,2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from 2nd June, 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. 1.Bachelor of Arts with Education 2.Bachelor of S... read more

Faisal Aden Wins Fortebet Basketball Player Of The Month Award For May
1
Jun

Faisal Aden Wins Fortebet Basketball Player of the Month Award for May

KIU Titans star Faisal Aden has won the basketball player of the month award for May in the Fortebet Real Stars Sports Awards. Aden had been nominated for the award alongside Hope Akello of JKL Lady Dolphins and Samuel Ajak of Ndejje Angel and having... read more

Kiu Debate Union New President Promises Trophies As Executive Is Sworn In
1
Jun

KIU Debate Union New President Promises Trophies as Executive is Sworn in

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Debate Union on Saturday, May 29 initiated a team of leaders that will lead the club for the next year.Outgoing president John Guest Kisembo handed over instruments of power to Mahad Balyamujura (in phot... read more

General Katumba Wamala Survives Assasination Attempt, Daughter Killed
1
Jun

General Katumba Wamala Survives Assasination Attempt, Daughter Killed

By Agnes Kiconco & Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - Works and Transport minister Gen Katumba Wamala's has today morning survived an assassination attempt on his life, after being shot by assassins along Kisota road in Kisaasi, a Kampala suburb.... read more

Kiu Trivia: June 1st In The Present And The Past
1
Jun

KIU Trivia: June 1st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Milk Day. It is an international day established by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations to recognize the importance of milk as a global food. It has been observed on June 1 each year s... read more

11th Parliament Gets Inducted Today
31
May

11th Parliament Gets Inducted Today

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – The 11th Parliament of Uganda has today, Monday 31st been officially inducted on the Rules of Procedure of Parliament.   According to a tweet by the Parliament's official Twitter account, the ind... read more

Faisal Aden More Interested In Winning Championship For Titans Than Mvp Award
31
May

Faisal Aden More Interested in Winning Championship for Titans Than MVP Award

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU Titans stalwart and punisher-in-chief of opposing teams Faisal Aden has said he is more interested in winning the National Basketball League (NBL) title for the team than being voted Most Valuable Play... read more

Former Kiu Law Society President Osiya To Appear On Rest Tv’s Political Round Table
31
May

Former KIU Law Society President Osiya to Appear on Rest TV’s Political Round table

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Moses Kayz Osiya, Emeritus president for the KIU Law society will on Tuesday, 1st June 2021 appear on Rest TV’s Political Round table talk show at 9:00 am East Africa Standard Time to discuss the prevailin... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Carnivore Code By Paul Saladino M.d
31
May

KIU Book Club: The Carnivore Code by Paul Saladino M.D

Tomorrow, we start the month of June. While it is viewed by many as the middle month of the year, June also has other important holidays like Father’s day and it is also Men’s Health Month. Throughout the month of June, we shall be lookin... read more

Kiu Titans Juggernaut Rolls On, Rangers Falter Again
31
May

KIU Titans Juggernaut Rolls on, Rangers Falter Again

The KIU Titans juggernaut continued on its never-in-doubt journey to this season’s National Basketball League (NBL) playoffs with two wins against Falcons and the KCCA Panthers over the weekend, while the university female team, Rangers lost ag... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 31st In The Present And The Past
31
May

KIU Trivia: May 31st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World No Tobacco Day (WNTD). It is observed around the world every year on May 31st. This yearly celebration informs the public on the dangers of using tobacco, the business practices of tobacco companies, what the World... read more

Kiu Titans Face Double Weekend Test, Rangers In Epic Ucu Clash
28
May

KIU Titans Face Double Weekend Test, Rangers in Epic UCU Clash

The KIU Titans face a double test this weekend with back-to-back games against Warriors on Saturday and Sharing Youth on Sunday. This is the second time this season that Titans have played two games in the space of two days, with the last coming a co... read more

Kiu’s Industrial Chemistry Students Embark On Income Generating Projects
28
May

KIU’S Industrial Chemistry Students Embark on Income Generating Projects

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - First-year students offering Industrial Chemistry at KIU were on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, introduced to income-generating practical projects as part of enhancing their creativity towards providing solutions to c... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 28th In The Present And The Past
28
May

KIU Trivia: May 28th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Amnesty International Day. This Day works to promote human rights and raise awareness of their abuses and how our choices affect them every day. This event calls upon everyone, no matter their nationality, culture or rac... read more

Kiu International Desk: 74th World Health Assembly Discusses Priorities And Solutions For Global Public Health
27
May

KIU International Desk: 74th World Health Assembly Discusses Priorities and Solutions for Global Public Health

The World Health Assembly (WHA), the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO) is currently discussing current priorities and next solutions for global publi