Makerere University student, Tear Gas Inventor Offered Patent


The Makerere University student who made teargas, has been awarded a utility certificate by the Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB).
According to Mercy Kainobwisho, the director intellectual property at URSB, this means that Mugarura has patent rights over the formula that he used to come up with the kind of teargas that he has since exhibited.