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BAT Working On Potential COVID-19 Vaccine Through Us Bio-Tech Subsidiary

BAT’s US bio-techsubsidiary, Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP),is developing a potential vaccine for COVID-19 and is now in pre-clinical testing.If testing goes well, BAT is hopeful that, with the right partners and support from government agencies,between 1 and 3 million doses of the vaccinecould be manufactured per week,beginning in June. While KBP

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COVID-19 Quarantine Time Mobile App Innovations Challenge Launched

Pixan Inc, a Ugandan high-end technology, content production and distribution company, and Bold Cashers Limited, the developers of Cash Chat, a Ugandan digital and social network mobile application, Tuesday launched the COVID-19 Quarantine Time Mobile App Innovations Challenge. The two tech companies are using the Challenge to facilitate technologically innovative

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Report: Makerere Should Form Private Company To Earn Extra Shs5.3bn Annually

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Uganda’s leading higher institution of learning, Makerere University has potential to raise Shs5.3bn annually in revenue if it forms a private company, a human resource audit report has revealed. The report on the University recommends a private company so that the University taps into accommodation revenue. The report recommended to

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New Online Marketplace, Suubula, Launches In Kampala

 A new online marketplace, Suubula ( https://www.suubula.com/) has launched its website in Kampala, Uganda to facilitate trade of discounted products and services. Suubula.com will offer unlimited space to traders, farmers, entrepreneurs, ICT developers, manufacturers and real estate dealers to sell a wide range of products in different categories including Agricultural Produce,

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Makerere Retains Medical Students To Support ‘Overwhelmed Gov’t Team’ Fight COVID-19

Makerere University has retained medical students to supplement Government team fight the deadly COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus. It should be noted that recently President Museveni directed closure of schools including   higher institutions of learning.  “Management agreed to the request from the Ministry of Health to retain all Clinical postgraduate

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