KIU News

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 public health. The 74th World Health Assembly, which started on May 24th and wil... read more

Kiu Titans’ Ahmed Kassa Considers Basketball His Best Friend
27
May

KIU Titans’ Ahmed Kassa Considers Basketball His Best Friend

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU Titans basketball player Ahmed Kassa considers basketball his best friend because, according to him, it makes him happy more than anything else. “Basketball is my best friend because it makes me ... read more

Ministry Of Health Addresses Public On Current Covid-19 Situation
27
May

Ministry of Health Addresses Public on Current COVID-19 Situation

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The Director-General of Health Services in the Ministry of Health Dr. Henry Mwebesa has today May 27th addressed the public about the current COVID-19 situation in the country. This comes after several reports from... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 27th In The Present And The Past
27
May

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

What’s Happening Today? World Product Day. This Day raises awareness of and appreciation of the craft of product management and the global tribe of product people. The Day is being celebrated by over 50 live virtual events all over the world be... read more

Kiu’s Osodi Brings Wealth Of Experience To Transform Fumsa
26
May

KIU’s Osodi Brings Wealth of Experience to Transform FUMSA

KIU, Western Campus - One look at Boniface Osodi’s program outline is enough to tell you how much the president-elect of the Federation of Uganda Medical Students Association (FUMSA) has in store for his electorate. The KIU fourth-year medical ... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 26th In The Present And The Past
26
May

KIU Trivia: May 26th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? National Sorry Day (Australia). Also known as the National Day of Healing, this day is celebrated to remember and commemorate the mistreatment of the country’s indigenous peoples, as part of an ongoing process of r... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (may 26th – June 2nd , 2021)
26
May

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (May 26th – June 2nd , 2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from May 26th to 2nd June 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. 1. All Masters Students 2. Bachelor of Info... read more

Euphoria As Three-day Moot Court Tournament Nears Its End.
26
May

Euphoria as Three-Day Moot Court Tournament Nears Its End.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus - It is the final day of the Law School Inter-Firm Moot Court Tournament at the KIU court, with euphoria feeling the air space as the final four firms lock horns in what has been termed as the clash of intellectual... read more

Uganda’s Covid-19 Cases Toll To 44,074 As 155 New Cases Reported
26
May

Uganda’s COVID-19 Cases Toll to 44,074 as 155 New Cases Reported

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Uganda has registered 155 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 44,074. According the statement by Emmanuel Ainebyona, the Spokesperson Ministry of Health, out of the 2,428 sample... read more

Oulanyah, Among Elected As Speaker And Deputy Speaker Of 11th Parliament
25
May

Oulanyah, Among Elected as Speaker and Deputy Speaker of 11th Parliament

By Stuart Bogere Oswald  KIU, Main Campus - Omoro County MP, Jacob Oulanyah is the next Speaker of Parliament, after he was declared winner of the elections held during the first sitting of the 11th Parliament at Kololo, Kampala on Monday. Oulan... read more

“we Can Dethrone City Oilers,” – Kiu Titans’ Ariel Okall
25
May

“We can Dethrone City Oilers,” – KIU Titans’ Ariel Okall

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – KIU Titans star Ariel Okall believes the team has become a force to be reckoned with and can dethrone champions City Oil from the royal seat of Ugandan basketball. The 31-year-old Kenyan international beli... read more

Drc Volcano Eruption Kills Five 
25
May

DRC Volcano Eruption Kills Five 

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Last weekend, Democratic Republic of Congo's Mt Nyiragongo emitted lava that devastated homes on the outskirts of Goma. However, witnesses said Sunday that the city of two million had been largely spared af... read more

Kiu Law Society Currently Holding 2021 Moot Competitions
25
May

KIU Law Society Currently Holding 2021 Moot Competitions

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University (KIU) Law Society is hosting moot competitions under the theme; "Building our moot skills is a collective responsibility".  The competitions kicked off on Saturday, May 22nd, a... read more

Kiu Kitara Student
25
May

KIU Kitara Student's Association Gets New Leaders

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - The KIU Bunyoro Kitara Student's Association has got new leaders after a successful election that took place last week on Friday 21st May 2021 at the KIU main campus in Kansanga. According to Francis Galimak... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 25th In The Present And The Past
25
May

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

What’s Happening Today? World Africa Day. Africa Day is the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organization of African Unity on May 25, 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent and around the world. The OA... read more

Shaka Ssali: Tribute To An Iconic African Journalist
24
May

Shaka Ssali: Tribute to an Iconic African Journalist

After over 20 years of service to the Voice of America (VOA), Ugandan-born journalist Shaka Ssali has finally decided to call it quits, retiring from a profession he has so diligently served that it was almost impossible to speak of one without speak... read more

Kiu Book Club: The Greatest You: Face Reality, Release Negativity And Live Your Purpose By Trent Shelton
24
May

KIU Book Club: The Greatest You: Face Reality, Release Negativity and Live Your Purpose by Trent Shelton

In this remarkable, life-changing new book, renowned inspirational speaker Trent Shelton shares his revolutionary toolkit for transforming your life and reaching your goals. Trent Shelton seemed to have it all together--until everything fell apart. A... read more

24
May

'Do not Take any one for Granted,' KIU Guild Speaker Warns Ankole Leaders

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Angela Mbabazi, the speaker of the KIU Guild Union, has warned leaders of the KIU Ankole Students Association never to take anyone for granted. While speaking during the Association's handover ceremony, the thir... read more

Kiu Titans Extend Rich Vein Of Form With Narrow Win Over Ndejje
24
May

KIU Titans Extend Rich Vein of Form With Narrow Win Over Ndejje

The KIU Titans left it late to edge the Ndejje Angels to a 61-60 win in their National Basketball League match at KIU Courts on Sunday. The Titans, who were level on 58 points apiece with Ndejje, with less than a minute to go to the end of the game, ... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 24th In The Present And The Past
24
May

KIU Trivia: May 24th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Independence Day (Eritrea). Eritreans commemorate their country's independence from Ethiopia in 1991. On this day in 1991, Eritrean People's Liberation Front forces moved into the capital Asmara, reinstating independence... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (may 21st - May 26th , 2021)
21
May

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (May 21st - May 26th , 2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from May 21st to May 26th, 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. 1.Bachelor of Laws2.Bachelor of Science in... read more

Kiu Titans Upbeat Ahead Of Ndejje Angels League Clash
21
May

KIU Titans Upbeat Ahead of Ndejje Angels League Clash

Sunday 3:00 PM : KIU Titans vs Ndejje Angels at KIU Courts, Kansanga. The KIU Titans will be in upbeat mood ahead of their National Basketball League tie against the Ndejje Angels on Sunday, May 23rd at the KIU Courts in Kansanga, following the ... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 21st In The Present And The Past
21
May

KIU Trivia: May 21st in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. This is a United Nations-sanctioned international holiday for the promotion of diversity issues. It is an opportunity to help communities understand the valu... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Soccer Captain Muwanguzi Dreams Of Better Life As School Life Nears End
20
May

KIU Explorer of the Day: Soccer Captain Muwanguzi Dreams of Better Life as School Life Nears End

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – Jackson Muwanguzi, the captain of the KIU football team has only a semester to reach the end of his current academic tenure at the university. But the talisman has always strived for the best in every aspe... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 20th In The Present And The Past
20
May

KIU Trivia: May 20th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Clinical Trials Day. It is celebrated around the world to recognize the day that James Lind started what is often considered the first randomized clinical trial aboard a ship on May 20, 1947. The objective ... read more

Kiu Guild Union Leaders Urged To Use Leadership As A Ladder To Excellence
19
May

KIU Guild Union Leaders urged to Use Leadership As A ladder to Excellence

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Finance and Administration Dr Janice Desire Busingye and Ambrose Kibuuka, member of the KIU Board of Trustees have advised the 2021 Guild Union leadership to use leadership as... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 19th In The Present And The Past
19
May

KIU Trivia: May 19th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? Greek Genocide Remembrance Day. The Greek Genocide was the systematic killing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population carried out in Anatolia during World War I and its aftermath, on the basis of their faith and ethnic... read more

19
May

''Embrace and Practice the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.'' Africa tells KIU Guild Union Leaders

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-Africa Kirenga, a former Guild Mp School of Law currently serving as marketing officer for KIU has urged Guild Union Officials to embrace and practice the seven habits of highly effective people to excel in their ... read more

Entebbe International Airport Reopens After Fire Outbreak
19
May

Entebbe International Airport Reopens after Fire Outbreak

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Entebbe International Airport has reopened for operations after  being temporarily suspended following a fire outbreak on Tuesday morning. Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA), the aviation regulator,... read more

Kiu Set To Hold Public Lecture On Leadership, Governance And Media Freedom In Uganda
19
May

KIU Set To Hold Public Lecture on Leadership, Governance and Media Freedom in Uganda

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - KIU is set to host a public lecture on Governance and Leadership, scheduled to take place tomorrow 20th May 2021 at 2pm in the University Main Hall The event, under theme “Leadership, Governance and Me... read more

Members Of 11th Parliament To Elect Speaker Next Week
19
May

Members of 11th Parliament to Elect Speaker Next Week

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - After the swearing-in of Members of Parliament, the first business conducted by the new Parliament is the election of the Speaker of Parliament, which has been scheduled for Monday 24th May 2021. According t... read more

Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng Sworn In As Lira City Mp
18
May

Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng Sworn in as Lira City MP

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - The outgoing Minister of Health, Jane Ruth Aceng, was on Monday, 17th May sworn in as Lira City Member of Parliament (MP). The swearing-in ceremony started yesterday at Parliament’s South Wing parking lot, an... read more

Kiu Holds Strategic Meeting For The Execution Of The Circle Isp Fund Implementation
18
May

KIU Holds Strategic Meeting For The Execution of the CIRCLE ISP Fund Implementation

KIU, Main Campus – On 11th May 2021, Kampala International University set out to hold strategic meetings of the KIU ISP strategic implementation committee and members of the council committee of research at the university. The meetings, which t... read more

Kiu
18
May

KIU's Only Olympic Hope Rests In Space as Injury Condemns Sprinter James Ojirot to Surgery and Forced Leave.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - KIU's chance to send a representative to the national athletics team for the Tokyo Olympics is now hanging by a thread after sprinter James Ojirot suffered a double hip blood clot that will see him out of action... read more

Be Humble - Kiu Guild Union President To Junior Leaders
18
May

Be humble - KIU Guild Union President to Junior Leaders

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - President Jacob Musiimenta has urged young leaders to stop boasting when they assume positions of leadership.  While speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the KIU NRM Chapter's new leadership at Almaz Ho... read more

Kiu Nrm Chapter Executive Takes Oath, Promises Quality Service
18
May

KIU NRM Chapter Executive Takes Oath, Promises Quality Service

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Bosco Praise Tumuramye was on Sunday, May 16th along with the rest of his executive team sworn in as President of the KIU NRM Chapter for the year 2021-2022. Upon taking Oath, Tumuramye pledged to make the KIU N... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 18th In The Present And The Past
18
May

KIU Trivia: May 18th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World AIDS Vaccine Day. The day was created when then American President Bill Clinton made a commencement speech at Morgan State University on May 18, 1997, challenging the world to create an AIDS vaccine within the next... read more

Mayor Pledges Financial Support To Kiu Students Societies
17
May

Mayor Pledges Financial Support to KIU Students Societies

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Hon. Solomon Oketcho, Mayor Tororo Municipality, has pledged to financially support students' societies at Kampala International University. He made the remarks during the official handover of leadership of ... read more

Tooro
17
May

Tooro's Princess Komuntale Ties the Knot Again

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - On Saturday, May 15th, Princess Ruth Komuntale of Tooro Kingdom and her new husband Phil Anthony exchanged vows in Texas to seal their marriage. Escorted by her brother the King of Tooro Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Ka... read more

Over 520 Mps To Swear In This Week
17
May

Over 520 MPs to Swear in This Week

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Starting today, Monday 17, May 2021, a total of 529 Members of Parliament-elect are to be sworn into office. The processions which will happen daily, are expected to end on Thursday.   The swearin... read more

Kiu Book Club: Vusi: Business & Life Lessons From A Black Dragon
17
May

KIU Book Club: Vusi: Business & Life Lessons From a Black Dragon

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU Main Campus – If you are familiar with Vusi Thembekwayo, then this book will feel like a continuation of his motivation videos. However, it takes you further down his memory lane and gives you a front seat in his life.&nb... read more

Kiu Titans Obliterate Updf, Rangers Thrash Lowly Nabisunsa
17
May

KIU Titans Obliterate UPDF, Rangers Thrash Lowly Nabisunsa

It was a very fruitful weekend for KIU’s basketball teams as both KIU Titans and KIU Rangers came away with big victories in their weekend National Basketball League games. Titans were the big winners after seeing off newly-promoted Namuwongo B... read more

Kiu Mass Communication Students Association Sign Mou With Kitara Nation
17
May

KIU Mass Communication Students Association Sign MOU With Kitara Nation

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus – The Kampala International University Mass Communication Students Association has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kitara Nation, a publishing house based in Entebbe. The MoU, which was signe... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 17th In The Present And The Past
17
May

KIU Trivia: May 17th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Hypertension Day. It is a day designated and initiated by The World Hypertension League (WHL), which is itself an umbrella to organizations of 85 national hypertension societies and leagues. The day was initiated t... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (may 14th - May 21st , 2021)
14
May

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (May 14th - May 21st , 2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from May 14th, 2021 to May 21st, 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. 1.    Bachelor of Human Re... read more

Kiu Titans Attack Updf Tomahawks, Rangers Entertain Champions Dolphins
14
May

KIU Titans Attack UPDF Tomahawks, Rangers Entertain Champions Dolphins

The National Basketball league resumes this weekend as the KIU Titans prepare to ambush the UPDF Tomahawks, while the Rangers face champions and early pace-setters JKL Dolphins. Fresh from a rejuvenating 85-78 win over the UCU Canons last weekend, th... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 14th In The Present And The Past
14
May

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

What’s Happening Today? National Unification Day (Liberia). It marks the Unification and Integration Policy, which was aimed at tackling political, social and economic disparities within Liberia. The father of modern Liberia William S. V. Tubma... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 13th In The Present And The Past
13
May

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

What’s Happening Today? World FM Day. Many of you will be a bit surprised that FM does not stand for Frequency Media, but Facility Manager.Today celebrates achievements by hardworking professionals across the FM field. From large office towers ... read more

Ceodl Staff Workshop Set For 19th May, 2021
12
May

CEODL Staff Workshop Set for 19th May, 2021

KIU Main Campus -The College of Education, Open and Distance Learning (CEODL) hereby invites all its staff (CEODL) to attend a workshop that will focus on capacity building for effective research scheduled to take place on 19th May 2021 at 11 am, at ... read more

Kiu Forum For Ideas Organizes First-ever Educational Seminar On Reparation In International Law
12
May

KIU Forum for Ideas Organizes First-Ever Educational Seminar on Reparation in International Law

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU Main Campus – KIU’s leading student think tank, Forum for Ideas (FFI) has scheduled the first-ever virtual educational seminar dubbed "The Question of Reparation in International Law: The ICJ Case of DRC Vs Uganda"... read more

Chairman Of Kiu Nrm Chapter Congratulates President Museveni Upon His Inauguration
12
May

Chairman of KIU NRM Chapter Congratulates President Museveni Upon His Inauguration

By Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University(KIU) NRM Chapter Chairman Bosco Praise Tumuramye has congratulated H.E Yoweri  Museveni upon his swearing-in as President of Uganda at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala. I... read more

Yoweri Museveni Swears In As President Of Uganda For Sixth Term
12
May

Yoweri Museveni Swears in as President of Uganda for Sixth Term

President-elect Yoweri Museveni Tibuhaburwa Kaguta has today sworn in as President of Uganda for his sixth term at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala. Museveni, who was voted as the new president in the January 14 presidential election starts his... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 12 In The Present And The Past
12
May

KIU Trivia: May 12 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Nurses Day. Today is International Nurses Day and it is marked by the World Health Organization (WHO) to highlight the importance of nurses in the healthcare continuum and thank them for what they do. The t... read more

Nurses End Strike After Government Agrees To Ugx45bn Lunch Allowance
11
May

Nurses End Strike After Government Agrees to UGX45bn Lunch Allowance

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – Nurses and midwives under their umbrella organization the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC) have decided to call off their looming strike after entering an agreement with the government. Accor... read more

We Shall Bounce Back – Kiu Rangers Coach Sseruyingo
11
May

We Shall Bounce Back – KIU Rangers Coach Sseruyingo

After their dismal 46-62 loss to KCCA Leopards on Sunday, May 9 at the KIU Courts, KIU Rangers’ coach Roger Sseruyingo has promised that his side will come back stronger in their next game against the JKL Lady Dolphins on Saturday. The table le... read more

Kiu Mass Com Students Association Organizes Poetry Competition
11
May

KIU Mass Com Students Association Organizes Poetry Competition

The KIU Mass Communication Students Association, in partnership with the publishing house, Kitara Nation, is organizing the KIU poetry competition, with submissions currently ongoing. The competition, which will be open until May 22, will involve stu... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 11th In The Present And The Past
11
May

KIU Trivia: May 11th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? World Ego Awareness Day. It is a time to spend some time on self-reflection, exploring our ego, while simultaneously exploring our experiences with those around us to determine how much of their perceived ego is our own ... read more

Kiu Book Club: Do They Hear You When You Cry By Fauziya Kassindja
10
May

KIU Book Club: Do They Hear You When You Cry by Fauziya Kassindja

When I first read this book, I could not believe the amount of suffering a single individual can go through or tolerate. Togolese teenager Fauziya Kassindja has a life that most children dream of. A comfortable life with all her needs catered for, a ... read more

Ibml Organises A Library Orientation For Students Of April 2021 Intake
10
May

IBML Organises a Library Orientation for Students of April 2021 Intake

By Stuart Bogere KIU, Main Campus - The Iddi Basajjabalaba Memorial Library (IBML) hosted a library orientation and training for first year students of April 2021 intake. This took place today on Monday 10th May 2021. According to the notice from lib... read more

Kiu Law Students Dine And Learn At 2021 Law Dinner
10
May

KIU Law Students Dine and Learn at 2021 Law Dinner

KIU, Main Campus – Kampala International University fourth-year School of Law students used the 2021 edition of their law dinner to not only wine and dine, but to also receive invaluable advice and tips from their lecturers. The dinner, which w... read more

Kiu Titans Stage Stunning Comeback To Beat Ucu, Rangers Suffer First Defeat
10
May

KIU Titans Stage Stunning Comeback to Beat UCU, Rangers Suffer First Defeat

The KIU Titans staged a stunning comeback to beat the UCU Canons 85-78 yesterday in their National Basketball League game at the KIU Courts. The thrilling game, which was a topsy-turvy affair for both teams, left fans guessing until the last seconds ... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 10th In The Present And The Past
10
May

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

What’s Happening Today? World Lupus Day. It is celebrated on May 10 to raise awareness and educate the public about the symptoms and health effects of lupus, a disease that occurs when your body's immune system attacks your own tissues and orga... read more

Kiu Initiates April 2021 Intake Students
7
May

KIU Initiates April 2021 Intake Students

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Kampala International University Students admitted for the April 2021 intake have been initiated during the orientation ceremony that has taken place in the University Main Hall today Friday 7th April 2021.&... read more

Malian Woman Gives Birth To Nonuplets In Morocco 
7
May

Malian Woman Gives Birth to Nonuplets in Morocco 

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Tuesday, May 4, a Malian woman gave birth to nonuplets in Morocco, and all nine babies are “doing well,” her government said, although Moroccan authorities had yet to ascertain what wou... read more

Nbs
7
May

NBS's Mordecai Muriisa Motivates KIU Journalism Students

KIU, Main Campus-KIU alumnus and NBS news show host Mordecai Muriisa has had a motivational talk with KIU Journalism students on how they can productively spend their time at the University. The talk, which was held on the afternoon of Thursday, May ... read more

Kiu Titans Hope To Bounce Back Against Ucu Canons, Rangers Face Kcca Leopards
7
May

KIU Titans Hope to Bounce Back Against UCU Canons, Rangers Face KCCA Leopards

The KIU Titans will look to put the ghosts of last Sunday’s 58-66 loss to the JKL Dolphins in the National Basketball League behind them as they entertain the UCU Canons on Sunday at the KIU court in Kansanga. Despite sweeping away Power in the... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 7th In The Present And The Past
7
May

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

What’s Happening Today? National Space Day (USA). It dedicates the first Friday in May to the extraordinary achievements, benefits, and opportunities in the exploration and use of space. The goal of the observance is to promote math, science, t... read more

Rocket Health Launches Convenient Ussd Code *280# Health Care Service
6
May

Rocket Health Launches Convenient USSD Code *280# Health Care Service

Agnes Kiconco KIU, Main Campus - As most companies embrace e-commerce and several people indulge in online shopping, Rocket Health has come up with a convenient idea to offer medical solutions which is the new Unstructured Supplementary Service Data ... read more

Uganda
6
May

Uganda's GDP Falls to 2.9%

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – According to the Minister of Finance, Hon. Matia Kasaija, the outbreak of COVID-19 negatively impacted economic activity with real GDP growth shrinking to 2.9% in FY 2019/20. Kasaija, who was flanked ... read more

Who Raises Awareness And Uncovers Asthma Misconceptions
6
May

WHO Raises Awareness and Uncovers Asthma Misconceptions

By Agnes Kiconco   KIU, Main Campus - The World Health Organization (WHO), on Wednesday 5th May 2021, celebrated World Asthma Day under the theme, "Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions”. This theme provides grounds for a call to action to addr... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 6th In The Present And The Past
6
May

KIU Trivia: May 6th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International No Diet Day. International No Diet Day (INDD) is an annual celebration of body acceptance, including fat acceptance and body shape diversity. This day is also dedicated to promoting a healthy lifestyle with... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (may 6th - May 14th, 2021)
6
May

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (May 6th - May 14th, 2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from May 6th, 2021 to May 14th, 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. Bachelor of Business Administration ... read more

President Museveni
5
May

President Museveni's Swearing-in to be Witnessed by About 20 Heads of State

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - A total of 21 heads of state and world leaders have confirmed that they will attend the swearing-in ceremony for President Yoweri Museveni for another term of office, scheduled for May 12, according to Hon. ... read more

Kiu Titan
5
May

KIU Titan's Prodigal son Samuel Agutu Found Love in Basketball

Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main campus - Samuel Agutu loves basketball more than anything else. The Kenyan professional basketball player, who plays as a small forward for the KIU Titans in the Ugandan National Basketball League, says there is nothing els... read more

Chief Justice Alfonso Owiny-dollo To Grace Saturday’s Kiu Law Finalists’ Dinner.
5
May

Chief justice Alfonso Owiny-Dollo to Grace Saturday’s KIU Law Finalists’ Dinner.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus-Uganda’s Chief Justice Alfonso Owiny-Dollo is expected to be the chief guest at the annual KIU Law dinner 2021 edition on Saturday 8th May 2021 at Hotel international, Muyenga. Dubbed an affair of class and ... read more

President Biden Increases Annual Refugee Admission Cap To 62,500
5
May

President Biden Increases Annual Refugee Admission Cap to 62,500

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – On Monday 3rd May 2021, the Biden administration raised the annual ceiling for new refugees permitted into the United States to 62,500, after its decision last month to keep the number at the level se... read more

Updf Decorates Newly Promoted Generals
5
May

UPDF Decorates Newly Promoted Generals

By Rogers Wanambwa  KIU, Main Campus – This week, the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) held a decoration ceremony for the newly promoted Generals at the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs headquarters in Kampala. The pippin... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 5th In The Present And The Past
5
May

KIU Trivia: May 5th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Day of the Midwife. The International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) is proud to celebrate this year’s International Day of the Midwife (IDM) on 5th May 2021 under the theme of “Follow the Data... read more

Kiu Trivia: May 4th In The Present And The Past
4
May

KIU Trivia: May 4th in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today? International Firefighters Day. International Firefighters' Day (IFFD) is observed on May 4. It was instituted after a proposal was emailed out across the world on January 4, 1999 due to the deaths of five firefighters i... read more

South Sudan Reopens Schools After One Year Of Closure
4
May

South Sudan Reopens Schools After One Year of Closure

By Stuart Bogere KIU, Main Campus - South Sudan's government has reopened schools after closure for more than one year due to the COVID-19 pandemic that rose in March last year. According to Vice President in Charge of Service Cluster Hussein Abdelba... read more

);"> "i Discovered My Worth At Kiu" Kwezi Abigaba Founder Of Bunyoro Youth Development Association.
4
May

"I discovered my worth at KIU" Kwezi Abigaba founder of Bunyoro Youth Development Association.

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus -Kwezi Abigaba the founder of Bunyoro Kitara Youth Development Association (BUKYDA) also a third-year student of Education has commended KIU for providing him with a conducive environment to exercise his talent an... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (may 3rd - May 7th, 2021)
4
May

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (May 3rd - May 7th, 2021)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from May 3rd, 2021 to May 7th, 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. All International Students (except We... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Sudden Rise In Deaths In India Cause Uganda To Ban Passengers And Travellers To And From India
3
May

COVID-19 Updates: Sudden Rise in Deaths in India Cause Uganda to Ban Passengers and Travellers To and From India

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus –The Government of Uganda has banned flights to and from India following a sudden rise in COVID-19 infections and deaths in the Asian country. As a country, India has so far reported more than 19 million case... read more

Students Urged To Embrace A Savings Culture
3
May

Students Urged to Embrace a Savings Culture

By  Isaac Akugizibwe  KIU, Main Campus - Students have been asked to learn how to save liquid money in order to build capacity. According to Asiimwe Edius, the Patron of the KIU Greater Kamwenge Students Association, saving money is helpful... read more

Kiu Titans Sign Kenyan Star Ariel Okall To Boost Their Defense
3
May

KIU Titans Sign Kenyan Star Ariel Okall to Boost Their Defense

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Despite losing 66-58 to JKL Dolphins on Sunday 2nd May 2021, the KIU Titans have greater hopes of returning to winning ways and perhaps challenging for the title now that they have confirmed the signing of letha... read more

Uganda Suspends Flights To And From India
3
May

Uganda Suspends Flights to and from India

By Agnes Kiconco   KIU, Main Campus - Regarding the overwhelming COVID-19 cases in India, the Health Minister, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, on Friday, 30th April, announced that starting Saturday, only those Ugandans who have been in India for treatment... read more

Uganda Registers First Case Of Indian Variant Covid-19
30
Apr

Uganda Registers First Case of Indian Variant COVID-19

By Stuart Bogere Oswald KIU, Main Campus - Uganda’s Ministry of Health on Thursday announced that the new COVID-19 variant discovered in India had been detected in the country. According to Ministry of Health, the deadly COVID-19 variant from I... read more

City Authorities Earmark Ugx9bn To Work On Potholes
30
Apr

City Authorities Earmark UGX9bn to Work on Potholes

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has set aside at least UGX 9 billion to repair potholes spattering nearly all city roads. The money comes from the Authority budget for 2020/2021 for infrastructure wor... read more

Botswana Slated To Become First African Country To Vaccinate All Adults In The Country
30
Apr

Botswana Slated to Become First African Country to Vaccinate All Adults in the Country

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus – According to Botswana’s health authorities, arrangements to receive nearly two million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, enough to cover the entire adult population have been made. When every adult takes th... read more

Infectious Disease Institute Launches Medical Drones Project In Kalangala Island
30
Apr

Infectious Disease Institute Launches Medical Drones Project in Kalangala Island

By Agnes Kiconco   KIU, Main Campus - The Academy for Health Innovation at Infectious Disease Institute (IDI)  on 28th April 2021, launched the Medical Drones project on Bufumira Island, Kalangala District to ease the delivery of medical su... read more

Kiu Receives 22 New Tac Members
30
Apr

KIU RECEIVES 22 NEW TAC MEMBERS

On 28th April 2021, the management of Kampala International University (KIU)  received 22 new members of Technical Aid Corps (TAC) at the Nigerian High Commission in Uganda. KIU was represented by Deputy Vice Chancellor - Research, Innovations, ... read more

Kiu’s Agaba Elected New Uganda Pharmaceutical Students Association President, Vows To Bridge Unity Gaps Between Universities
28
Apr

KIU’s Agaba Elected New Uganda Pharmaceutical Students Association President, Vows to Bridge Unity Gaps Between Universities

KIU, Western Campus – Innocent Agaba, who was on April 17 elected the new Uganda Pharmaceutical Students Association (UPSA) President, has vowed to bridge the unity gaps among all universities in the country.Agaba, a fourth-year student of Bachelor... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 28 In The Present And The Past
28
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 28 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?Workers' Memorial Day. Also known as International Workers' Memorial Day or International Commemoration Day for Dead and Injured, it takes place annually around the world on April 28, an international day of remembrance and a... read more

Kiu Forum For Ideas (ffi), A Student Think Tank You Never Knew
28
Apr

KIU Forum for Ideas (FFI), a Student Think Tank You Never Knew

By Isaac Akugizibwe KIU, Main Campus - Forum for Ideas (FFI) is a student think tank that nurtures intellectual growth among students across all academic disciplines offered at KIU. Considered the best intellectual hub at Uganda’s leading priva... read more

Avoid Engaging In Hate Campaigns- Updf Warns Public Ahead Of Presidential Swearing-in Ceremony
27
Apr

Avoid Engaging in Hate Campaigns- UPDF Warns Public Ahead of Presidential Swearing-in Ceremony

Agnes KiconcoKIU, Main Campus - As Uganda prepares for the 12th May 2021 swearing-in ceremony of President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni at Kololo Independence Grounds, the Uganda Police Defence Force (UPDF) has warned individuals plotting violence and thre... read more

Kiu Pharmacy Student And Upsa Pro Balunga To Represent Uganda In Pharmaceutical Students Conference In Mali
27
Apr

KIU Pharmacy Student and UPSA PRO Balunga to Represent Uganda in Pharmaceutical Students Conference in Mali

KIU, Western Campus – Sandra Balunga, a Bachelor’s of Pharmacy Student at KIU, Western Campus and the Uganda Pharmaceutical Students Association (UPSA) Public Relations Officer will represent Uganda at the International Pharmaceutical Students Fe... read more

Kiu To Host The Inaugural Antimicrobial Resistance And Stewardship Symposium
27
Apr

KIU to Host the Inaugural Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Symposium

KIU Western Campus-Kampala International University will host the inaugural antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial stewardship symposium for medical students under the theme: “Empowering the Future Health Workforce”. The symposium targets stu... read more

Vodan Africa One Of Opportunities Presented By Covid-19 Lockdown – Kiu Vice-chancellor
27
Apr

VODAN Africa one of Opportunities Presented by COVID-19 Lockdown – KIU Vice-Chancellor

The Virus Outbreak Data Africa Network (VODAN Africa) has been one of the various opportunities presented during the otherwise grim times of the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown, the KIU Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo has said.“We all know ... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 27 In The Present And The Past
27
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 27 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?Freedom Day (South Africa). It celebrates freedom and commemorates the first post-apartheid elections in South Africa in 1994, where Nelson Mandela was voted the first black President of the country.World Design Day. is an op... read more

Kiu Explorer Of The Day: Kiu Rangers
27
Apr

KIU Explorer of the Day: KIU Rangers' Maureen Nankumbi and her Passion for Basketball

KIU, Main Campus - Nankumbi Maureen, born on 1st November 2000 in Mpigi district in central Uganda, is a basketball player who plays as a point guard for KIU Rangers in the Uganda National Basketball League. Maureen is also a second year student of M... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The 23rd Graduation (26th April, 2020)
27
Apr

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation (26th April, 2020)

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from 26th April, 2021 to 30th April, 2021 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU identification documents along with you. Bachelor of Arts in Economics B... read more

Kiu Registers 4% Increase In Science-based Academic Awards
26
Apr

KIU Registers 4% Increase in Science-Based Academic Awards

KIU, Western Campus - Kampala International University has registered a 4% increase in students awarded with science-based academic awards compared to the August 2020 graduands.This was revealed by the Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo at the ... read more

Kiu 23rd Graduation: Kiu Gets 22 First-class Degrees
26
Apr

KIU 23rd Graduation: KIU Gets 22 First-Class Degrees

Kampala International University has registered a total of 22 first-class degrees awarded to graduands at the university’s 23rd graduation ceremony on Saturday, April 24.This was revealed during Vice-Chancellor Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo’s speech a... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Rangers Maintain Great Start With Third Straight Victory
26
Apr

KIU Sports Desk: Rangers Maintain Great start with Third Straight Victory

Isaac AkugizibweKIU Main Campus - The KIU female basketball team, The Rangers continued their imperious form to beat the Magic Stormers 56-52 in their third match of the season played at the KIU court on Sunday.The Rangers needed a phenomenal display... read more

Issuing Academic Documents To Graduates Of The  23rd Graduation
26
Apr

Issuing Academic Documents to Graduates of the 23rd Graduation

Graduates of the following programs are scheduled to receive their academic documents from 26th April 2021to 30th April 2021 (10:00 am-4:00 pm). Remember to carry your KIU Identification documents.1. Bachelor of Arts in Economics 2. Bachelor of ... read more

James Nyanzi Best Student At Kiu 23rd Graduation, Wants To Be A Job Creator
26
Apr

James Nyanzi Best Student at KIU 23rd Graduation, Wants to be a Job Creator

KIU, Main Campus – With a CGPA of 4.63, most people would already be harbouring dreams of getting a high-paying white-collar job.Not KIU’s best performing student at the 23rd KIU graduation, James Nyanzi.The Bachelor of Economics and Applied Stat... read more

Kiu 200,000 Euros State-of-the-art E-learning Studio In Advanced Stages
26
Apr

KIU 200,000 Euros State-of-the-art E-Learning studio in Advanced Stages

KIU, Western Campus – The Chairman Board of Trustees (CBOT) Kampala International University Al-Hajj Dr. Hassan Basajjabalaba (in the picture) has said that a state-of-the-art e-learning studio worth over 200,000 Euros for the university is in its ... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 26 In The Present And The Past
26
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 26 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?World Intellectual Property Day. World Intellectual Property Day is observed annually on April 26. The event was established by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in 2000 to "raise awareness of how patents, c... read more

‘‘i Don’t Know How To Express My Happiness,’’ Says Dcm Graduate, Nansamba Pauline
26
Apr

‘‘I don’t know how to Express my Happiness,’’ Says DCM graduate, Nansamba Pauline

Nansamba Polline, a Diploma in Clinical Medicine and community health graduate attributes her success to her brevity, support from lecturers, friends and her family. She feels so victorious that she can’t find a way of expressing her happiness."I d... read more

Speech By The Kiu Chairman Board Of Trustees, Al Haji Dr. Hassan Basajjabalaba At The 23rd Graduation Ceremony On April 24th, 2021
25
Apr

Speech By The KIU Chairman Board of Trustees, Al Haji Dr. Hassan Basajjabalaba at the 23rd Graduation Ceremony on April 24th, 2021

Click here to download the speech by the KIU Chairman Board of Trustees (CBOT), Al Haji Hassan Basajjabalaba at the 23rd Graduation Ceremony on April 24th, 2021.... read more

Speech By The Chairperson Kiu Of University Council, Prof. Fred Wabwire Mangen At The 23rd Kiu Graduation Ceremony On April 24th, 2021
25
Apr

Speech By The Chairperson KIU of University Council, Prof. Fred Wabwire Mangen at the 23rd KIU Graduation Ceremony on April 24th, 2021

Click here to download the speech by the Chairperson of KIU University Council, Prof. Fred Wabire Mangen at the 23rd KIU Graduation Ceremony on April 24th, 2021.... read more

Kiu Chancellor, Prof. Mahmood Mamdani
25
Apr

KIU Chancellor, Prof. Mahmood Mamdani's Speech at the 23rd Graduation Ceremony on 24th April, 2021

Click here to download the speech by the Chancellor, Prof. Mahmood Mamdani at the 23rd graduation ceremony on April 24th, 2021.... read more

Kiu Vc Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo
25
Apr

KIU VC Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo's Speech at the 23rd Graduation Ceremony on April 24th, 2021

Click here to download the speech by the KIU Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo at the 23rd graduation ceremony on April 24th, 2021.... read more

Over 3,521 Graduate At Kiu’s Second Virtual Graduation Ceremony
24
Apr

Over 3,521 graduate at KIU’S second Virtual Graduation Ceremony

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus- A total of 3,521 students from different academic disciplines have today Saturday 24th April 2021 graduated with different degrees, diplomas and certificates at KIU’S 23rd Graduation ceremony that was held onlin... read more

Clinical Activities Commence At Emergency
23
Apr

Clinical Activities Commence at Emergency's Children's Surgical Hospital

Agnes KiconcoKIU, Main Campus - The Emergency's Children's Surgical Hospital in Entebbe, Uganda has this week begun conducting clinical activities and surgeries after the completion of the construction process that began in February 2017.Dr. Diana At... read more

Kiu’s 23rd Graduation Ceremony Slated For Tomorrow
23
Apr

KIU’s 23rd Graduation Ceremony Slated for Tomorrow

Kampala International University’s 23rd graduation ceremony will be held virtually tomorrow, Saturday, April 24, across various digital platforms.The ceremony, which will also be KIU’s 2nd virtual one following the August 2020 graduation will be ... read more

Prof. Mahmood Mamdani Birthday: Principled Scholar Who Stood Tall Against Oppressive Authority
23
Apr

Prof. Mahmood Mamdani Birthday: Principled Scholar who Stood Tall Against Oppressive Authority

KIU, Western Campus – Prof. Mahmood Mamdani’s appointment as KIU Chancellor last year was met with universal acceptance from all corners of the academic world.The positive reception of Prof. Mamdani’s appointment was a tell-tale sign of the res... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 23 In The Present And The Past
23
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 23 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?UN English Language Day. UN English Day is observed annually on April 23. The event was established by the UN's Department of Public Information in 2010 "to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity as well as to promo... read more

“medicine Degree A Dream Come True,” Kiu’s Edwin “edu” Kenyaga
22
Apr

“Medicine Degree a Dream Come True,” KIU’s Edwin “Edu” Kenyaga

KIU, Western Campus – When Edwin Kenyaga Ontere left his native Kisumu in Kenya for Ishaka to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery at KIU Western Campus, he had one goal in his mind – going back home a fully qualified medical doct... read more

Kushaba Kennedy Is The Best Law Student At The 23rd Graduation.
22
Apr

Kushaba Kennedy is the best Law student at the 23rd Graduation.

By Isaac AkugizibweKushaba Kenedy is the best overall student of law and the fourth-best out of all students that will graduate from KIU on Saturday, April 24th, 2021, with a CGPA of 4.56 he attributes his success to discipline.widely considered one ... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 22 In The Present And The Past
22
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 22 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First held on April 22, 1970, it now includes a wide range of events coordinated globally by EARTHDAY.ORG (formerly Eart... read more

Kiu Releases Tentative List For 23rd Graduation Ceremony
21
Apr

KIU Releases Tentative List for 23rd Graduation Ceremony

KIU, Western Campus - Kampala International University has released its tentative provisional list for the 23rd graduation ceremony slated for Saturday, 24 April.By the time this story was published, the tentative list had 2,250 names of students who... read more

Ministry Of Health Holds Virtual Discussion On Malaria Control To Celebrate World Malaria Day
21
Apr

Ministry of Health Holds Virtual Discussion on Malaria Control to Celebrate World Malaria Day

Agnes KiconcoKIU, Main Campus - The Uganda Ministry of Health has joined the rest of the world to commemorate World Malaria Day. A team of experts will discuss the need for domestic financing for malaria control and elimination via zoom at 2:00 pm to... read more

Kennedy Mbah Relishes Prospect Of Making Huge Impact In Cameroon With His Medicine Degree
21
Apr

Kennedy Mbah Relishes Prospect of Making Huge Impact in Cameroon With his Medicine Degree

KIU, Western Campus – Mbah Kennedy Mbah is hopeful his Degree in Medicine from KIU will help transform his community in his native Cameroon.Mbah, who hails from the English-speaking part of the West African country currently embroiled in a bitter c... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 21 In The Present And The Past
21
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 21 in the Present and the Past

What's Happening Today?World Creativity and Innovation Day. The United Nations designated 21 April as World Creativity and Innovation Day to raise awareness of the role of creativity and innovation in all aspects of human development. Many KIU studen... read more

Kiiza Hopes To Use His Law Degree To Juggle His Various Hats
20
Apr

Kiiza Hopes to Use His Law Degree to Juggle his Various Hats

KIU, Main Campus – Smith Kiiza is a man who wears many hats. The KIU Law degree graduate-to-be on Saturday, April 24 defines himself as “a lawyer, activist, legal expert, singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, worshipper, author and crimin... read more

Kiu Nrm Chapter President And State Minister For Ict Agree To Build Network Against Tribalism
20
Apr

KIU NRM Chapter President and State Minister for ICT Agree to Build Network Against Tribalism

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus - Bosco Praise Tumuramye, the reigning KIU NRM chapter president and the State minister for ICT Peter Ogwang have agreed to build a robust network against tribalism in Uganda.Along with other executive members, Tumura... read more

Begumya Reaps Rewards Of Service To Kiu With Phd In Management Sciences
20
Apr

Begumya Reaps Rewards of Service to KIU With PhD in Management Sciences

KIU, Western Campus – David Begumya is a true testament to the adage “the best things come to those who wait”.Having dedicated the larger part of his higher education life and teaching career to KIU, Begumya will be one of the privileged few wh... read more

Kiu Book Club: Make Your Bed By Admiral William Mcraven
20
Apr

KIU Book Club: Make Your Bed by Admiral William McRaven

As throngs of KIU students graduate this week on Saturday, April 24, those students, especially the undergraduates, venture into the unknown – the school of hard knocks that is life.This book, which is based on Admiral William McRaven’s moving gr... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 20 In The Present And The Past
20
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 20 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?UN Chinese Language Day. It is observed annually on April 20. The event was established by the UN Department of Public Information in 2010, seeking "to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity as well as to promote eq... read more

Isabayanda Missed First Class By A Whisker Due To Tuition Stress
19
Apr

Isabayanda Missed First Class by a Whisker due to Tuition stress

KIU, Main Campus -Herbert Isabayanda, a graduate student of Education majoring in English Language and Literature is happy that he will finally graduate on Saturday, April 24 2021. With a CGPA of 4.15, he misses first-class by just a fraction an... read more

19
Apr

'‘My experience as a student in such an international environment was amazing,’’ Says PhD Candidate Muhaise Hussein

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU Main Campus -Muhaise Hussein an assistant lecturer in the school of Engineering is one of those who are graduating from KIU on Saturday 24th, April 2021. Hussein has completed his PhD Program in Management Information Systems.&... read more

“getting A First-class Was Allah’s Grace, Determination And Hard Work,” Says Kiu
19
Apr

“Getting a first-class was Allah’s Grace, determination and hard work,” says KIU's Laila Ndagire

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus-Ndagire Laila a graduate student of Development studies is happy that she has achieved her goal of graduating with a first-class come Saturday ,24th April 2021. She attributes her success to group discussions, regu... read more

Speaker Of Parliament Calls For Reopening Of Health Center Iis
19
Apr

Speaker of Parliament Calls for Reopening of Health Center IIs

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - Last week, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, called on Members of Parliament to champion the reopening of health center IIs in their constituencies.Kadaga made the call at the opening of a workshop ... read more

More Than 3,000 Police Officers Get New Ranks
19
Apr

More Than 3,000 Police Officers Get New Ranks

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - Over 3,000 policemen and women got promoted by the Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola.As it is, such a procession was last held during the term of General Kale Kayihura. Several officers have b... read more

African Leaders Hold Conference To Facilitate Local Vaccine Development
19
Apr

African Leaders Hold Conference to Facilitate Local Vaccine Development

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - African leaders convened at a global conference to talk about the status of local pharmaceutical manufacturing on the continent, underscored by the need to increase local production of vaccines and therapeutics ... read more

Kiu Starts 2021 Nbl Season With Double Victory
17
Apr

KIU Starts 2021 NBL season with double Victory

By Isaac AkugizibweBoth KIU titans and Rangers  kicked off the 2021 UBL season on Saturday 17th April 2021 with victory against Betway Power and Mkumba Lady Marines respectively. All games were played at the KIU Basketball court.KIU Rangers beat Nku... read more

Kiu Signs Mou With Igad At 1st Igad Universities Forum
16
Apr

KIU Signs MoU With IGAD at 1st IGAD Universities Forum

By Collins KakweziKampala International University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) during the 1st IGAD Universities Forum held at Jigjiga University in Ethiopia from April 4 to April... read more

Kiu Cuisine: Luwombo Will Drive Your Tastebuds Insane
16
Apr

KIU Cuisine: Luwombo Will Drive Your Tastebuds Insane

Luwombo has been a royal dish since the year 1887 and it is commonly prepared for exceptional events for instance, the introduction ceremonies where the groom visits the brides home to meet her parents. However, one can even prepare it at home.Well k... read more

King Oyo Rukidi Iv’s Birthday: A Brief About His Lifestory
16
Apr

King Oyo Rukidi IV’s Birthday: A Brief About His Lifestory

Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, King Oyo, is the reigning Omukama of Toro, in Uganda. He was born on 16 April 1992 to King Patrick David Mathew Kaboyo Olimi III and Queen Best Kemigisa Kaboyo. Three and half years later in 1995, Oyo... read more

Access To Health Is A Human Right – Prof. Wanyeze
16
Apr

Access to Health is a Human Right – Prof. Wanyeze

Agnes KiconcoKIU, Main Campus - As Uganda strives to build a fairer and healthier nation, the Ministry of Health has on Thursday, 15th April, held World Health Day 2021 discussions under the theme “Building a fairer, healthier world” at Kampala S... read more

Kiu Debate Club Visits Makerere University For Friendly Debate
16
Apr

KIU Debate Club Visits Makerere University for Friendly Debate

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus - The KIU intellectual gladiators were hosted by Makerere University Debate Club in a groundbreaking debate friendly yesterday evening April 15, 2021.According to John Guest Kisembo, the KIU Debate club president, the... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 16 In The Present And The Past
16
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 16 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?World Voice Day. World Voice Day (WVD) is a worldwide annual event that takes place on April 16 devoted to the celebration of the phenomenon of voice. The aim is to demonstrate the enormous importance of the voice in the dail... read more

Kiu International Desk: ‘total Mourning’ As 20 Pre-school Nigerien Children Perish In Fire
15
Apr

KIU International Desk: ‘Total Mourning’ as 20 Pre-School Nigerien Children Perish in Fire

People in Niger are mourning 20 pre-school children – aged between three and five – trapped in the flames of a horrific fire at a school on the outskirts of the country’s capital, Niamey.The young victims perished on Tuesday when the blaze tore... read more

Kiu Equipped Me With Necessary Skills To Solve Problems - Phd Candidate Manyange
15
Apr

KIU Equipped me With Necessary Skills to Solve Problems - PhD Candidate Manyange

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus – Michael Manyange Nyasimi, a PhD candidate awaiting graduation on April 24, 2021, has commended KIU for equipping him with the necessary skills to solve different problems especially in the field of Finance and Acc... read more

Minister Kasaija Tables Reduced Budget For Fy2021/22
15
Apr

Minister Kasaija Tables Reduced Budget for FY2021/22

By Rogers WanambwaKIU, Main Campus - This week, the Minister of Finance, Hon. Matia Kasaija, tabled to Parliament a budget proposal of UGX 41.2 trillion for the financial year 2021/2022. As it is, the proposed budget is UGX 4.3 trillion less than las... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 15 In The Present And The Past
15
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 15 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?World Art Day. World Art Day is an international celebration of the fine arts which was declared by the International Association of Art (IAA) in order to promote awareness of creative activity worldwide. The date was decided... read more

Kiu International Desk: Cepi And The African Union Join Forces To Boost African Vaccine Research And Development And Manufacturing
14
Apr

KIU International Desk: CEPI and the African Union Join Forces to Boost African Vaccine Research and Development and Manufacturing

The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) and the African Union Commission on Tuesday, April 13 announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding, which aims to strengthen ties between the organizations and the Africa CDC—a sp... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 14 In The Present And The Past
14
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 14 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?International Day of Pink. International Day of Pink aspires to create a more inclusive and diverse world. It promotes acceptance, equality, and taking a stand against bullying. Pink shirts are worn in solidarity with the 2SL... read more

Kiu’s Joan Owade Stages Successful Public Defence Of Her Phd Thesis On Kenyan Elections
13
Apr

KIU’s Joan Owade Stages Successful Public Defence of her PhD Thesis on Kenyan Elections

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus - Joan Owade Adongo, the head of Journalism and Media Studies at Kampala International University has today, April 13, presented a viva voce in defence of her research on media coverage and conflict management in Keny... read more

Ugandans Observe Another Covid-19 Pandemic Ramadan
13
Apr

Ugandans Observe Another COVID-19 Pandemic Ramadan

By Agnes KiconcoKIU, Main Campus - This Tuesday, Muslims in Uganda have joined the rest of the world to observe yet another pandemic Ramadan Kareem where Muslims will be praying, fasting, and reflecting as a community.Nevertheless, this year's Ramada... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Uganda Cranes Captain Denis Onyango Retires From International Football
13
Apr

KIU Sports Desk: Uganda Cranes Captain Denis Onyango Retires From International Football

By Daily MonitorUganda Cranes captain Denis Onyango has retired from international football after over 16 years of service.The 35-year-old confirmed the news in a statement, through his agent Ivica Stankovic, from his South African base, where he pla... read more

Winnie Byanyima To Moderate Africa Cdc Conference On Expanding Africa’s Vaccine Manufacturing
13
Apr

Winnie Byanyima to Moderate Africa CDC Conference on Expanding Africa’s Vaccine Manufacturing

Winnie Byanyima, the Executive Director of the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) is today, April 13, moderating the Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) virtual conference on expanding Africa’s vaccine manufacturin... read more

Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi’s Birthday: 5 Key Facts You May Not Know About Him
13
Apr

Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi’s Birthday: 5 Key Facts You May Not Know About Him

KIU, Western campus – The Kabaka of Buganda, Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II celebrates his 66th birthday today, April 13. Whereas most of us know him or have even seen him before, there are a few important facts we may not know about arguably Uganda’s ... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 13 In The Present And The Past
13
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 13 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?International FND Awareness Day. International FND Awareness Day, also known as International Functional Neurological Disorder Awareness Day, is being observed today! It has been observed annually on April 13th since 2013. Fu... read more

Kiu Cbot Al-hajj Hassan Basajjabalaba Awarded Honorary Doctorate Degree In Business Administration And Leadership
12
Apr

KIU CBOT Al-Hajj Hassan Basajjabalaba Awarded Honorary Doctorate Degree in Business Administration and Leadership

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus – The Chairman Board of Trustees (CBOT), Kampala International University, Al-Hajj Hassan Basajjabalaba has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Business Administration and Leadership from the Swiss School o... read more

Kiu Book Club: On Becoming A Leader By Warren Bennis
12
Apr

KIU Book Club: On Becoming a leader by Warren Bennis

A timeless classic from a pioneer in the field of leadership studies-the only book you need to read on becoming an effective leader.Warren Bennis (1925-2014) was a pioneer in leadership studies, a scholar who advised presidents and business executive... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Henry Okoth Divorced Boxing To Find His Dream In Basketball
12
Apr

KIU Sports Desk: Henry Okoth Divorced Boxing to Find His Dream in Basketball

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus – Henry Okoth’s journey to basketball is an extraordinary and epic story, one of passion, hard work, and commitmentBorn on November 12, 1999, in Tororo district, Eastern Uganda, Okoth currently plays for the KIU T... read more

Kiu Trivia: April 12 In The Present And The Past
12
Apr

KIU Trivia: April 12 in the Present and the Past

What’s Happening Today?International Day for Street Children. Children, especially street children, are often denied the rights they are entitled to. International Day for Street Children, which was created by the Consortium for Street Children (CS... read more

Uganda, Tanzania Sign Oil Pipeline Project Agreement
12
Apr

Uganda, Tanzania Sign Oil Pipeline Project Agreement

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - On Sunday 12th April, President Yoweri Museveni, with his Tanzanian counterpart President Samia Hassan Suluhu, signed the final East African Crude Oil Pipeline project agreement. “The EACOP Tripartite Project... read more

Kiu Nrm Chapter Leaders Inducted
12
Apr

KIU NRM Chapter Leaders Inducted

By Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus - A total of over 200 students under the KIU NRM Chapter were fully introduced to the norms of the National Resistance Movement party on Wednesday 7th April,2021. The induction, that took place at Almaz Restaurant ... read more

Covid-19 Updates: Africa Surpasses 4 Million Covid-19 Cases
12
Apr

COVID-19 Updates: Africa Surpasses 4 Million COVID-19 Cases

By Stuart BogereKIU, Main Campus - The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (ACDC) has confirmed that the number of  COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,340,817 as of last Sunday.South Africa, Morocco, Tunisia, Ethiopia and Egypt are... read more

12
Apr

''I Discovered the Gold in Discussions,'' Norman

By Akugizibwe IsaacKIU, Main Campus-Nabimanya Norman, a graduate student of Public administration is one of those that will graduate with first-class degrees during the university’s 23rd Graduation ceremony on Saturday, April 24th, 2021. With a C G... read more

Breaking News: Prince Philip Dies At 99
9
Apr

Breaking News: Prince Philip Dies at 99

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU Main Campus - Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace has announced.Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, was a member of the British Royal Family as the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. Phil... read more

Every Car Owner To Pay Ugx 2 Million For Being On The Road
9
Apr

Every Car Owner to pay UGX 2 Million for Being on the Road

By Rogers Wanambwa KIU, Main Campus - This week, the Ministry of Finance proposed an annual license fee of UGX 200,000 for all car owners as part of the revenue sources to fund the FY 2021/2022 budget. According to State Minister of Finance, Hon. Da... read more

Kiu Sports Desk: Denis Balungu Aiming To Achieve Great Things Through Basketball
8
Apr

KIU Sports Desk: Denis Balungu Aiming to Achieve Great Things Through Basketball

Isaac AkugizibweKIU, Main Campus - Denis Balungu is a Congolese professional basketball player for the KIU Titans in the Uganda National Basketball League. Widely considered one of the most talented small forwards in the league, 26-year-old Balungu i... read more

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