Pressure Mounts on University of Rwanda to Diversify Funding Avenues

[New Times] University of Rwanda, the country’s largest and only public institution of higher learning, is under increasing pressure to come up with alternative sources of income to ensure it achieves its goal of delivering quality and relevant educati…

[New Times] University of Rwanda, the country's largest and only public institution of higher learning, is under increasing pressure to come up with alternative sources of income to ensure it achieves its goal of delivering quality and relevant education in the wake of budgetary cuts in state funding.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mystery Shrouds Presence of Nearly 1,000 Rwandan Human Skulls in Germany

[New Times] Many questions remain unanswered after reports that a German cultural foundation on Thursday launched a two year study to determine origins of about 1,000 skulls, mainly from Rwanda, brought to Germany from its former east African colonies.

[New Times] Many questions remain unanswered after reports that a German cultural foundation on Thursday launched a two year study to determine origins of about 1,000 skulls, mainly from Rwanda, brought to Germany from its former east African colonies.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Museveni Decorates Aga Khan With Grand Master Medal

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni on Monday awarded His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV, the ‘Most Excellent Order of Pearl of Africa, The Grandmaster’ to recognise his decades of work and contribution to Uganda’s development.

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni on Monday awarded His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV, the 'Most Excellent Order of Pearl of Africa, The Grandmaster' to recognise his decades of work and contribution to Uganda's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Severe Storms Leave At Least 3 Dead, 18 Injured

[News24Wire] Severe thunderstorms that hit various parts of the country on Monday afternoon left at least three people dead and eighteen injured. Several homes and buildings were also destroyed and roads flooded.

[News24Wire] Severe thunderstorms that hit various parts of the country on Monday afternoon left at least three people dead and eighteen injured. Several homes and buildings were also destroyed and roads flooded.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Monkeypox Spreads to Lagos

[Premium Times] The Lagos State government on Monday alerted the public of a possible outbreak of the new viral disease, Monkeypox, saying two suspected cases have been recorded in the state.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State government on Monday alerted the public of a possible outbreak of the new viral disease, Monkeypox, saying two suspected cases have been recorded in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Troops Deploy Heavily Along Border

[Deutsche Welle] Cameroon’s military said that it had stopped hundreds of Nigerian fighters attempting to enter its territory to join separatist groups in English speaking regions – that are demanding for independence.

[Deutsche Welle] Cameroon's military said that it had stopped hundreds of Nigerian fighters attempting to enter its territory to join separatist groups in English speaking regions - that are demanding for independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UNZA Utility Fees Go Up

A circular has been distributed announcing hiked utility fees at the University of Zambia. The increase are in some cases more that 100%. The circular availed to Zambia Reports shows that accommodation at the institution will charge K3900 per room … Continued

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A circular has been distributed announcing hiked utility fees at the University of Zambia. The increase are in some cases more that 100%. The circular availed to Zambia Reports shows that accommodation at the institution will charge K3900 per room from the previous K1244. To: Student Populace From: UNZASU Date: 9th October, 2017 Subject: Fee Increments This serves to inform the student populace that; 1.Accommodation fee has been increased. For Normal rooms from K1244 to K3900. Common rooms from K680 to K1950 2. Sports and recreation from K65 to K150 3.Internet from K55 to K194. 4. Examination fees increased by K150. Help unza students, they are being exploited. FaithfullyRWC-UNZASU PIS Simweene Chintu Choolwe. The post UNZA Utility Fees Go Up appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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