125 PhDs Expected in New SIDA Support

[Observer] The Swedish government has agreed to support the training of 125 PhD, 147 Master’s students and 65 post-doctoral fellows across five universities, over the next five years.

[Observer] The Swedish government has agreed to support the training of 125 PhD, 147 Master's students and 65 post-doctoral fellows across five universities, over the next five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Knowledge Without Character Useless – John Senyonyi

[Observer] Uganda Christian University vice chancellor Dr John Senyonyi has blamed the increase in corruption and decline in the country’s moral fabric on failure of universities to instill these values in their graduates.

[Observer] Uganda Christian University vice chancellor Dr John Senyonyi has blamed the increase in corruption and decline in the country's moral fabric on failure of universities to instill these values in their graduates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Stigma of Mental Illness

[The Herald] Saturday afternoon I was at Harare Hospital Psychiatric Unit. I went there with Susan, a doctor friend of mine from Australia, who was visiting and she wanted to meet Dr Dixon Chibanda, a Harare psychiatrist.

[The Herald] Saturday afternoon I was at Harare Hospital Psychiatric Unit. I went there with Susan, a doctor friend of mine from Australia, who was visiting and she wanted to meet Dr Dixon Chibanda, a Harare psychiatrist.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UNWTO, Mzembi – He’s Black African, Stupid!

[The Herald] In January, Zimbabwe’s Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi, who was running for election to the post of United Nations World Tourism Organisation secretary-general, raised a serious concern about the colour and geopolitics that play out at the …

[The Herald] In January, Zimbabwe's Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi, who was running for election to the post of United Nations World Tourism Organisation secretary-general, raised a serious concern about the colour and geopolitics that play out at the supposedly multilateral institution of the United Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Seeks to Expedite Creation of Food and Medicine Authority

[New Times] Years after the law establishing Rwanda Food and Medicine Authority (RFMA) was passed, the institution has not been created. But the Government has not given up on it and now wants it expedited.

[New Times] Years after the law establishing Rwanda Food and Medicine Authority (RFMA) was passed, the institution has not been created. But the Government has not given up on it and now wants it expedited.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda