Makerere University management split the M6 salary scale to create M6.1 and M6.2, a thing that didnt go down well with more than 500 assistant lecturers. The lecturers have been piling pressure on the university to address the salary disparities prompting Prof. Nawangwe to write to the Public Service Ministry Permanent Secretary for clarification.
Paul Oputa, the Moroto DEO says only SMCs are trying to do their work in schools. He observed that some PTA executive members are ignorant of their roles, something that has affected their performance.
Nshabwire also revealed that teachers prefer conducting private classes for children whose parents can afford to contribute towards buying set examinations instead of following the routine classroom syllabus.