Early childhood learning is key to development of a country. The government launched the National Integrated Early Childhood Development policy in 2016 (NIECD), to address issues regarding childhood development and challenged various stakeholders to embrace it. Recently a team from KLM Royal Dutch Airlines led by the country manager Lukia...
Banking institution; Stanbic Bank Uganda in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Sports, early this year in February launched the Stanbic Bank National Schools Championship which saw over 3,000 students from 40 secondary schools countrywide participate in a series of educational activities ranging from class debates, essay writing, quiz...
Vodafone Uganda, through its JUMP platform hosted a cross section of youth to ‘Jump Ignite’, a monthly forum which enables the youth to engage and interact with like-minded people. This month’s session under the theme ‘Financial Literacy’ was held at Dancing Cup, Bugolobi. Several youth exchanged ideas on financial discipline,...
Google aims to train 10 million people in Africa in online skills over the next five years in an effort to make them more employable, its chief executive said last week. A Google spokeswoman also revealed that the company hopes to train 100,000 software developers in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa....
Reach A Hand Uganda in partnership with it's sponsors led by Jump by Vodafone together with NBS Television, Segal Family Foundation, Events Warehouse among others announced this year’s edition of The Young Achievers Awards. This initiative rewards excellence, hard work and innovation of youth in Uganda. The leading 4G...
Ugandan ICT students who were recently flagged off by Hon. Dr. JC Muyingo to China have completed their two (2) weeks technological training known as Huawei Seeds for the Future program that was held in Beijing where the tech-giant; Huawei is being headquartered. The 10 students the emerged winners from the...
Most of us struggle to acquire an education for the simple reason that it is a guarantee to formal employment and the nice things that come with having a good job. But with the slowdown of the economy, a high population growth rate and widespread unemployment, things have become...
Huawei on Friday 12th May at their Huawei offices at Rwenzori towers held interviews to select the top 10 ICT students in Uganda to take part in its Seeds for the Future program of 2017; a program that aims at developing young ICT talents all over the world through technological...
Reports hailing from Rwanda states that five girls out of eight; 4 from Rwanda and 1 from Kenya - with innovative ideas, were on Thursday selected as the finalists for the first ever Miss Geek Africa, a competition designed to inspire African girls to be part of solving the Africa's challenges...
Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday launched their latest Surface Laptop, and according to multiple online reports, the event was centered on education where the company took center stage to introduce Windows 10 S as a simpler, more secure operating system meant for students. All legal Windows 10...