20 August, 2019 | Hits:1363
The Royal Ascot Goat Races is teaming up with the Ruparelia Foundation to undertake an Eco Brick CSR project to build sanitary toilets aimed at improving sanitation at the Good Samaritan High School in Kamwokya.
“This year, we will be supporting Good Samaritan Primary School through the Ghetto Research Lab to construct a sanitary toilet in their endeavour to keep the environment clean and create employment opportunities,” they said in a statement.
The goat races will be happening on Saturday, October 12...
25 July, 2019 | Hits:3475
As a measure to enforce the government ban on alcohol sold in sachets, the Uganda National Bureau of Standards has closed over 167 sachet-filling machines belonging to at least 37 alcohol-manufacturing companies. The operation was conducted in Kampala, Wakiso, Mukono, Jinja and Mitiyana. UNBS staff also seized and confined packaging materials used in production of sachets.
The Minster of Trade Industry and Cooperatives, Hon. Amelia Kyambadde issued a directive banning the sale of alcohol in sachets effective 1st June 2019 and...
25 July, 2019 | Hits:1238
Uganda has made advancement in the medical sector after Kampala Audiology and Speech Centre (KASC) and International Hospital Kampala (IHK) successfully conducted Medel Cochlear implant surgeries, a team announced at a joint press conference held Wednesday at IHK.
The successful round of six Medel Cochlear Implant surgeries are intended provide sound detection and auditory perception for pre or post lingual deaf children who do not obtain functional benefit from conventional listening assistive devices.
The surgeries were performed by a team of local...
25 June, 2019 | Hits:681
The book authored by Victoria University Vice Chancellor, Assoc. Prof. Krishna N. Sharma, Tuesday trended on global online retail shopping platform Amazon India.
The book which was launched recently at the University was number seven among thousands of similar books.
The book is titled ‘Advanced Techniques in Physiotherapy and Occupational Therap’.
“I am humbled to share that my latest book ‘Advanced Techniques in Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy’ has become the seventh bestsellers in Occupational Therapy category on amazon.in,” Prof. Krishna said in a...