Social Sciences News

Regular sex boosts brain power – Study

According to, the study published in The Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological and Social Sciences, involved 73 people aged between 50 and 83 years.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Museveni tells graduates to join comedy like MP Kato Lubwama

Speaking during the 69th graduation ceremony as the guest of honour, Mr Museveni said students most especially from the college of Humanities and Social Sciences should focus on management skills since they can also become managers while others can become artists or comedians.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 15, 2019

Lilly Ajarova: The ‘mother’ of orphaned chimpanzees

She pursued a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Sciences in 1991 at Makerere University.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 12, 2019

Kiwanda announces new bosses at UTB

Ochieng and Kiwanda Ajarova is a graduate of Social Sciences from Makerere University and previously worked with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) where she was in charge of the development and marketing of tourism products in Uganda’s national parks.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 10, 2019

Uganda Tourism Board gets new leadership

She attained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Sciences at Makerere University with a major in Psychology which enabled her kick-start community outreaches and rejuvenate the chimpanzee rehabilitation programme at Ngamba Island Sanctuary.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 10, 2019

How Al-Hikma University encourages excellence

A breakdown of this showed that the Best Graduating Students in the four faculties: Humanities and Social Sciences, Management Sciences, Natural and Applied Sciences as well as Education got N453, 500 each.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 9, 2019

Makerere student dies of suspected poisoning after kidnap

Simon Ashaba Faith, 22, was a third-year student of Social Sciences and resident of Nkrumah Hall.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 2, 2019

China cracks down on Marxist group after Mao birthday detention

Qiu said his non-academic school adviser, a deputy secretary of the Social Sciences party committee, Shi Changyi, was with him while police questioned him and had advised him not to be “extreme” or “impulsive”, according to the accounts of his comments.

Reuters , Africa Dec 27, 2018

Buhari urges ASUU to suspend strike in national interest

“The 355 graduands are being awarded bachelors degrees as follows: Faculty of Basic Management Sciences 62; Humanities 44; Management and Social Sciences 148; and Sciences 101,” he said.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 18, 2018