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Why We Must Deliver Universal Digital Travel, From Everywhere To Anywhere

By Jeremy Springall, Senior Vice-President, Border Management, SITA There is a palpable buzz around the industry’s digital direction, with the UN International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) mandated as the world’s driving force and standards setter for universal and interoperable Digital Travel Credential (DTC) solutions for secure and seamless journeys across the

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EducationNews

Education Ministry Reverts To Old School Calendar As 2023 Academic Calendar Released

The Minister of Education and Sports, Janet Kataha Museveni The Ministry of Education has released the 2023 academic calendar. The calendar released on Wednesday is for Secondary, Technical, and Farm schools, Pre-Primary, Primary Schools, and Community Polytechnics. The Ministry’s Director of Basic Education, Hajji Ismael Mulindwa, says the school term

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ICTInternational News

New Report On Innovation In Africa Finds Youth Believe The Next Mark Zuckerberg Could Come From The Continent

Mark Zuckerberg Africa’s youth prefer using local innovations and believe that the next tech billionaire could come from the continent, according to the recently launched Africa – innovator or imitator? Exploring narratives around Africa’s technological capabilities report by Africa No Filter. The research was done in Egypt, Morocco, Ghana, Ivory

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HealthNews

Gov’t Spends Shs236.3M Daily On Treating Critically Ill Road Accident Victims

Dr. Charles Ayume, Chairperson Parliament’s Health Committee A new report on the magnitude of road traffic injuries reporting to public hospitals in Uganda shows government is spending billions annually on treating road crash victims.   Presented before Parliament by Dr. Charles Ayume, Chairperson Parliament’s Health Committee, during the plenary sitting,

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ICTNews

Huawei’s Seeds For The Future Programme Can Be Used To Beef Up Uganda’s Investment In Technology, Says Minister Babalanda

The Minister for Presidency, Hon. Babirye Milly Babalanda (pictured) has commended Huawei for skilling Ugandans through different ICT programs like Seeds for the Future. Hon. Babalanda made the remarks during the launch of the 2022 Huawei Uganda Seeds for the Future Program on Friday. The program kicks off today online. "In a special

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Analysis & OpinionsReal Estate

Housing Financiers Have Vital Role In Promoting Housing Recovery Post Disaster

By Natasha Koli-Muhire Universally, everyone has a right to adequate living standards, which includes housing. The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights obligates States to progressively achieve the full realization of the right to adequate housing. According to the OHCHR/UN-Habitat factsheet on The Right to Adequate Housing. States

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