War on Cyber crimes intensified

By JAMES NGUNJIRI A report by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has given updates on previous years’ insights and offers recommendations for companies’ boards – on why cyber security should be high on their to do lists. It recommends cyber security training to staff – as criminals are now targeting workers to provide unauthorized access to data. Accidental loss of confidential company information is as a result of workers’ actions such as clicking on infected links. “Until businesses get better at linking cyber risks with…

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The Ring: A new HIV prevention innovation for Women

By Drake Nyamugabwa After a study by Makerere University John Hopkins (MUJHU)research collaboration department, together with partners, there is a new hope for women because the trial results has proved that the drugged  virginal ring known as Dapivirine will prevent the transmission of HIV among women. The trials have been done in four phases in the last six years and the ring has been proved to prevent HIV from consuming human body cells, as a measure to reduce the infection rates. Dr. Betty Kamira from Makerere University John Hopkins says…

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