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Why Makerere is ranked 10th best university in Africa

The Kiira EV car made by Makerere University students is displayed before a test drive in Kampala, November 1, 2011. Photo Edward Echwalu

Makerere University which is ranked 10th in Africa has successfully tested an electric car,Kiira EV.

Testing of the new car, a project by the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology, was a climax of three years of innovative effort by students of the university led by Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof. Tickodri –Togboa.

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How a smart car works

The smart car may just be the car of the next century. Germany and USA  plan to have at least on million smart cars in each country by 2020.

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