Ahabyona James

Ahabyona James

James Ahabyona is a final year student at Makerere University , College of Business and Management Sciences pursing a degree in Development Economics. James Ahabyona holds a Diploma in Civil Engineering and his ultimate academic goal is to earn a PhD in Development Economics

EU-Africa Hackathon looking for participants and partners to jumpstart cross-continent innovation

EU-Africa Hackathon looking for participants and partners to jumpstart cross-continent innovation

The EU: Africa online hackathon is seeking innovative solutions to socio-economic problems in Africa that have been amplified by the COVID-19 crisis. Estonia and the African Union, in cooperation with Finland, Ireland, Luxembourg and Poland, with the implementing partners Garage48 and Smart Africa are organising an online cross-continental hackathon “EU-Africa The Post Crisis Journey” on…
Shamim Nabuuma a 24 year old Breast cancer survivor and a Social Entrepreneur popularly known as “Mama Cancer”

Shamim Nabuuma a 24 year old Breast cancer survivor and a Social Entrepreneur popularly known as “Mama Cancer”

"One of the reasons I started this business and my lifetime commitment is to fight cancer until my last breath " Shamim N. Tell us about yourself? I am Nabuuma Shamim Kaliisa ( Commonly Known as Mama Cancer in Africa ), Shamim is a 24 year old Breast cancer survivor, a Social Entrepreneur, motivational speaker…
The Makerere University Economics Society

The Makerere University Economics Society

Good morning Friends and alumni of the mighty Hill Makerere University specifically the School of Economics . The Makerere University Economics Society looks forward to equip and empower gallant economists through seminars, conferences, debates and exposure to and focusing on topics in sustainable economic development . With a  Vision of being a very resourceful association…
Even in the best case the Mobile Money Tax would be costly for Ugandas Economy

Even in the best case the Mobile Money Tax would be costly for Ugandas Economy

Mobile money is an electronic wallet service that allows users to store, pay bills , send and receive money using their mobile phone. Mobile money can be used for money transactions and money agents facilitate payment of bills, salaries, school fees, purchase of goods and transfer of money to family and friends. Initially, Individuals who…