The lecturers under their umbrella, Makerere University Academic Staff Association MUASA, made the resolution in a poorly attended General Assembly held at Makerere School of Education Conference Hall on Thursday.
As journalists who cover parliament, we subscribe to the journalists creed and the journalists code of ethics. We are not paid to publish stories and we challenge any MP who has ever paid for a story to come forward. We strongly oppose the plan to have journalists swear oaths and we actually describe it as laughable.
During a panel discussion at parliament to commemorate the International Day of Democracy this afternoon, there was consensus that the vices like corruption and nepotism have derailed democracy over the past 30 years.
Sister Ruth Atim, the in-charge of theater at St. Marys Hospital Lacor, says they invited 130 people to be operated upon by a team of eight American surgeons who pitched camp at the hospital on Monday.
Alex Bagyenzi, chairperson NRM district workers league in Makindye division, claims that Parliament has trivialised the bill. He noted that raising the age-limit on persons like judicial officers would have helped in promoting expertise and maturity in running government affairs, but also helps to promote work ethics and integrity.
The suspension by Deputy Inspector General of Police DIGP, Okoth Ochola, comes two weeks after Wanyama was implicated in tampering with exhibits worth Shillings 120 million USD 40,000 in a gold-related case. He has been referred to the police Professional Standards Unit PSU for investigations.
On Thursday, Melichiudes Kazwengye, the Ibanda LC V chairperson tabled a motion before the district seeking approval to allocated a plot of 150 by 150 feet to NWSC for the establishment of offices and a service center to cater for Ibanda, Kamwenge and Kiruhura district.
Under the community engagement campaign, each parent is expected to ensure that learners have gone to school in time and not held at home to do domestic work. School governing bodies including Parents and Teachers Association PTA and School Management Committees are expected to conduct regular participatory schools supervision to ensure teachers perform their expected duties.
John Mugabi, the coordinator Kyambogo University-Leiden University students program, says Kafuuko confessed to the Dean of students that he didnt make the trip, saying he was trying to recover the money from a third party who was meant to go.