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The Andela Fellowship is recruiting

The Andela Fellowship is a full-time employment opportunity that will enable you to own your learning as you hone the skills you need to become a global technology leader. We seek out exceptional people from a variety of backgrounds who are committed to unlocking their full potential and improving the world through technology. Through four […]

Finally we have water proof wireless earphones

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: April 19, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

Do you love crisp clear music through ear phones? Do you work out long enough to drench in your own sweat? Then the new water proof Sol Republic Amps Air wireless ear buds are here to free you from any cables or neckbands that might restrict your movements. The Amps Air wireless ear buds are […]

Why your CBO is not finding donors

  • Categories: News, Uganda
  • Posted: March 28, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

Are you a young person passionate about voluntary work and impacting your community? LinkmeUg caught up with an NGO expert in an organization that improves the well being of vulnerable people in Africa through offering technical advice to organizations mainly focusing on child rights, sexual and reproductive health and rights, women’s rights and the rights […]

Need funding for your CBO/NGO? Visit DENIVA

  • Categories: News, Uganda
  • Posted: March 22, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

Starting a CBO or NGO takes passion for community and the will to do voluntary work. However, with time the work needs support and the search for funds begins. LinkmeUg has interacted with young people with such dreams and are looking for a break through with funds. We caught up with Fredrick Olinga the program […]

Welcome the Smart Nokia 3310

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: March 20, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

The beloved and most iconic Nokia 3310 that defined a generation and sold more than 126 million phones has made a grand come back after 17 years with up-to-date technology. Depending on usage, the device battery can last up to a whole month without the need to connect to a charger. The need for a […]

The Apple 9.7 inch

Apple literally broke the mold for its tablet range with the gigantic 12.9 inch iPad pro, but now it has returned with a smaller magnificent 9.7 inch version. Much like the also announced iPhone SE, it’s something of a ‘classic’, putting the internals from the 12.9 inch iPad pro into a familiar 9.7 inch casing. […]

MUK students develop Land Valuation App.

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: February 22, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

If you plan to buy or sell a piece of land, you will be interested in the new App created by 2 MUK students Grace Kitaka and his partner Nakiwuge Faridah. The students of Information and communication technology told LinkmeUg’s Sharon Muzaki that it took them 3 weeks to develop the app which helps price […]

Makerere Guild discusses University re-opening

  • Categories: News, Uganda
  • Posted: January 6, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

  Following the re-opening of Makerere University on January 2, 2017 after a 2 months closure, the guild president on 5th January launched the Guild Forum meeting, the first of its kind in which the Guild President and a panel of students discussed the consequences of the November 2016 Makerere University closure and aired their recommendations to […]

Disability – it’s your business too.

  • Categories: News, Uganda
  • Posted: December 15, 2016
  • Author: linkmeUg

People without physical or mental disability may have no idea or interest in issues of persons with these Disabilities. But life without proper sanitation, tools to move around and use in day to day life is the most frustrating aspect of being disabled. During the celebrations to mark the day for PWDs held at Mengo […]

Focus Youth Forum Association -FYF organizing grand finale

  • Categories: News, Uganda
  • Posted: November 16, 2016
  • Author: linkmeUg

The Focus Youth Forum Association (FYF) is organizing a grand business meeting on 3rd December 2016 to bring together different speakers who have graced the weekly business meetings since the year started. The event is being held under a theme: Watsdown Africa and will be a day of networking, business interactions and exhibition for many […]