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  • How a WhatsApp message changed Akundwa’s life

    How a WhatsApp message changed Akundwa’s life


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Akundwe Sarah graduated in 2021 from Mbarara University of Science and Technology. She studied Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. Like it is the case with many other fresh graduates in Uganda, Akundwe was jobless for more than a year. However, she saw light at the end of the tunnel when her best...


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  • Meet Doreen, the marketing guru

    Meet Doreen, the marketing guru


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Advertising and marketing are key components of a successful business. Anyone can become a marketer as long as he or she has passion for it, in addition to sticking to the basics of marketing. This was evident when Ankunda Doreen, who recently graduated in Information Technology from Mbarara University...


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  • I’m going to be a rich woman, Moreen prophesies

    I’m going to be a rich woman, Moreen prophesies


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    When she graduated in 2021, the only thing Aijuka Moreen, a 24-yearold graduate of development studies from Makerere University prayed for, was to secure decent employment from a reputable organisation. A year later, this prayer was answered. She was attached to CEMM Group Limited Company in Bugolobi...


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  • I can face the world of work with confidence

    I can face the world of work with confidence


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Baguma Lucky, 24, scooped a first-class degree in agriculture, from Mountains of the Moon University in Fort Portal. Despite being among the best students, his journey of searching for employment opportunities was not a walk in the park.“I attempted to secure jobs in a number of companies immediately...


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  • From grass to grace

    From grass to grace


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    When he lost his father at the age of three years, Douglas Mirembe’s mother thought that her children would not make it in life. However, through hard work and determination, Mirembe’s mother and his maternal grandmother who were both peasant farmers from Rwengaju Subcounty in Fort Portal City struggled...


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  • Justine's journey from teaching to tourism

    Justine's journey from teaching to tourism


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Justine Murungi is a graduate of Leisure and Hospitality Management from Makerere University Business School. She stands out because she got a part-time job immediately after Senior Six results were released by Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) in 2017. During her year, she emerged the best...


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  • Why she found passion in record keeping

    Why she found passion in record keeping


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Juliet Mary Nakalembe, 25, is a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Records and Archives from Makerere University. When Nakalembe was growing up, she wanted to become a journalist. According to her, journalism makes one famous in addition to having the power to change things through story writing. ...


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  • PSFU, Enabel are a friend to lean on

    PSFU, Enabel are a friend to lean on


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Twesigye Oscar, 26, is among the few lucky graduates who have been able to find something to do, immediately after graduation. Hunting for jobs after graduation is something that some graduates must endure for a longer period, since job opportunities in Uganda are still scarce.When Twesigye graduated...


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  • Mukello and Umar raise the bar for Steel and Tube Industries Limited at quality awards

    Mukello and Umar raise the bar for Steel and Tube Industries Limited at quality awards


    Jovia KAVULU | 04-03-2024

    Steel and Tube Industries Limited recently scooped a Consumer Choice award. This award recognises business excellence by conducting an independent market research survey to determine brand reputation, customer satisfaction and business excellence for the quality of services.Umar B, 26, a graduate...


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