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The burial of Kenyan Scholar Prof. Ali Mazrui, attracted thousands of people who came from all over the world, to pay their last respects. Prof. Ali Mazrui was buried on Sunday 19th October 2014 at his ancestral home in Fort Jesus, Mombasa. The burial was attended by high profile delegates and representatives from many parts of the world including the USA, Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda – particularly Makerere University.

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Students at Makerere UniversityApplications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill Two (2) MSc.
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The Senate Building, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaCampus Life

The Academic Registrar Makerere University wishes to inform all students that the The University Council at its 132nd Meeting held on 16th October, 2014 noted with concern that a number of students had failed to fees (Tuition and Functional Fees) by the sixth week of the Semester as per University Policy.

The University Council after due deliberations agreed as follows:-

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Innovations on display during the Presidential Initiative Forum Exhibition, 30-31st July 2014, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

The Global Resilience Challenge is a multi-phase resilience design challenge focused on bringing together people and organizations from across sectors to collaborate on bold and innovative solutions to the toughest resilience challenges in 3 focus regions. These teams will collectively research and diagnose problems and develop locally-driven, high-impact solutions that can build resilience at scale.

Awards for Problem Identification & Solution Development are up to $200,000 per team, and awards for Implementation are up to $1 million per team.

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Israeli Knesset Director General Ronen Plot (4th R) and his wife (3rd R), Principal CoVAB-Prof John D. Kabasa (5th R), Deputy Chairperson of Council-Hon. Irene Ovonji-Odida (6th R), Otuke Women Representative-Hon. Annet Nyakecho Okwenye with Members of the Knesset Delegation, Ugandan Parliament, Makerere Staff and CoVAB Students during the visit on 17th October 2014General

The Director General of the Knesset has on a recent visit to Makerere University promised to link academic staff to their colleagues in Israel. The Knesset is the legislative arm of the Israeli Government. Mr. Ronen Plot, his wife and 6 others from the Israeli Parliament were accompanied to Makerere on 17th October 2014 by Hon. Benson Obua Ogwal and Hon. Annet Nyakecho Okwenye the Member of Parliament for Moroto County and Woman Member of Parliament for Otuke County respectively.

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Sweet sorghum variety launch in Bukedea by the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) in July 2012, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

The Plant Microbe Interactions - Exploring Microbes to improve Crop productivity is a course supported jointly by Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) Global Initiative and conducted jointly by SLU and Makerere University. The course aim is to provide knowledge and skills in the biology, analysis and applications of beneficial plant microbe interactions.

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