bedhesoft Sharing Audio, Video to Enhance Learning E-LEARNING PLATFORM FOR UGANDA is a new initiative by Sir. MUNYAGWA NICHOLUS KUSIRIKA. the website has a great set of video and audio lessons explaining some key ICT and Computer Studies concepts. The Nicholas is an ICT teacher at Nakamwa SSS, but he is also does school music composition and software development at bedhesoft company, the creator of the popular ELECTRONIC SCHOOLS’ INFORMATION SYSTEM esis being used by several Ugandan schools. He earned the “SIR” title from his highness the King of Buganda after composing the “EBINYIGA OBUGANDA ” single that portrayed all historical and political challenges of Buganda Read More

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My Session on Child Themes at #WordCampKampala

Day Two of #WordCampKampala has started really well. We have had some ‘Bazungu’ sharing with us inspirational stories about blogging and online presence. Participants have also shared thier experiences. UP NEXT: My Session on Child themes. In brief: When trying to make changes to a website, such as copyright information in the footer, a many people opt to edit their ‘parent’ themes directly. This creates a number of problems. The biggest disadvantage is that any modifications made to the theme in this way will be lost once the theme is updated. As a consequence, users either won’t be able to Read More


My #WordCampKampala session on SSL

Today is the D-Day for #WordCampKampala. Everything has started as scheduled. Earlier speakers have delivered inspiring talks on creating an online Digital Footprint, doing Website Consultancy and doing SEO as an Internet Marketing Strategy. Arthur Kasirye talking about SEO as an Internet Marketing Strategy Christo Innocent leading a session on How to establish and expand your Digital Footprint online. My Session: Moving Toward SSL At 12:30 pm, I am going to lead a session on SSL, What it is, Why you should care about it and How to do it. I will also do a practial demo at the end Read More



PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES ADMISSIONS Board (PUJAB) is a committee comprising representatives from all public universities to oversee the public university admissions. The PUJAB offices are housed at Makerere University Senate building. PUJAB conducts government admissions for the eight public universities of Makerere, Gulu, Kabale, Kyambogo, Lira, Muni, Busitema and Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), as well as Makerere University Business School (MUBS). Government sponsors 4,000 students every academic year. 3,000 are admitted on academic merit while another 1,000 are admitted on the district quota system. The application form for placement of students to public universities is completed by Senior Read More

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See you at WordCamp Kampala 2017 as we discuss Web Development with WordPress

I have been confirmed as one of the speakers at the forthcoming WordCamp Kampala 2017, to be held @OutboxHub from 16th to 17 December 2017. I am going to lead two sessions, one on SSL and another on WordPress Child themes. What are WordCamps? WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress, the leading open source content management software (CMS) that powers over 75 million sites on the web (over 25% of the world’s websites). WordCamps are attended by people ranging from blogging newbies to professional web developers and consultants, and usually combine scheduled programming with unconference sessions and Read More


Here’s Yet another ICT Teachers Retooling Workshop

  Photo: Teachers in a practical session during the 2014 ICT Retooling workshop at Kololo Senior Secondary School. Teachers’ ICT Retooling Workshops are a series of 5-day residential training workshops supported by Uganda Communications Commission and coordinated my Uganda Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports intended to equip teachers with the skills and knowledge to effectively teach ICT in their schools. Background: The introduction of Information Communication Technology for advanced level students suffered a setback especially in rural secondary schools because of lack of qualified instructors and computers. To solve the problem of shortage of computers, the Ministry of Education Read More

Teacher Guiding Students using computers in a computer Lab


Photo Caption: Mr. Mukalele Rogers, an ICT Teacher at Kololo Senior Secondary School, Kampala, guiding Students using computers in a computer Lab in July 2017. Digital Education is on the rise in Ugandan Schools. Ugandan Educational digital resource sharing and E-learning systems on the rise Educational digital resource sharing and e-learning is emerging as a viable means to improve the quality of education in Uganda. The digital divide in Uganda is reducing, because many schools across the country have acquired ICTs and this has given rise to great demand for digital resources (such as PowerPoint presentations) to aid the teaching Read More

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Makerere Introduces new BIST program.

Makerere University has introduced a new program which is going to replace two programs Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) and Bachelor of Information Systems (BIS), starting this academic year 2017/2018. The new program, dubbed Bachelor of Information Systems and Technology (BIST) is being introduced at a time BIS and BIT programs are being phased out at the University. BIT and BIS programs have been having very many cross cutting course units (over 80%) and the new BIST program combines the core course units which were originally under Information Systems and Information Technology. 25 Government Sponsorship BIST slots up for grabs Read More

UNEB 2012 COMPUTER EXAM at Jinja College


NB: Compete Reports on all subjects can be downloaded from the UNEB website at  840/1  COMPUTER STUDIES Introduction:  The paper consists of three sections; A, B and C. Section A contains 20 compulsory Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) drawn from the whole syllabus. Section B contains 6 compulsory structured questions drawn from the whole syllabus. Section C contains 3 theoretical practical questions drawn from the topics; Elementary Computer Programming, Trends in Computing, System Start-Up and Configuration, Computer Communication and Networking and Computer Hardware. The candidate answers only one question. The level of difficulty of the paper was the same as Read More

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Sharebility is BACK and BIGGER!

For exactly  20 hours, we sadly experienced downtime at Sharebility Uganda. The system at was not accessible because the bandwidth originally allocated to the system was exceeded due to high a volume of downloads. Increasing cost of maintaining Sharebility Of recent, we have been experiencing a high volume of traffic for downloading files from sharebility. On average, over totaling to over 300 Mbs are downloaded daily, that is why the bandwidth was depleted. Sharebility is becoming more expensive to host because of the increasing resource needs (including hosting server disk storage space and data transfer bandwidth ). Because of Read More