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18:54
18:54

Wandegeya DPC Accused of Illegal Evictions of Mak Staff Makerere University 1 2

“It is reported that both yourself and the police within Makerere University is being used to engage in illegal activities by the university,” the IGP, whose letter was signed by the force’s director of human rights and legal services, AIGP Erasmus Twaruhukwa said.
11:22
11:22

Police Call off Search for Missing Budaka Pupils 4

The pupils include Sharif Mugega, a P7 pupil at Royal Junior and Primary School in Kamonkoli and Lemy Kagezi from Family Hope Project Primary school in P6 class who went missing July 19th and June 29th respectively.
06:55
06:55

Olympia Hostel Suspends Custodian Over Sexual Harassment Allegations Makerere University 1

“It has been alleged that you have been involved in acts of sexual harassment against residents of Olympia Hostel. Following these allegations, management has decided to suspend you from work to pave way for thorough investigations,” Dr. Byamugisha’s letter reads.
18:30
18:30

Study Predicts Violent 2021 Polls 2021 elections 1 3

Findings of the study conducted between April and March 2019 show that 89 percent of the voters interviewed predict violent polls. A total of 450 people from 13 regions around the country took part in the study. The study was both qualitative and quantitative in nature.
15:38
15:38

IGP Orders Officers to Refrain from Illegal Mak Staff Evictions home 1 Top story

The directive by the IGP was prompted by a petition by Elias Nuwagaba, a staff whose dismissal from the university was set aside by the university Staff Appeals Tribunal early this year.
11:41
11:41

Makerere Disconnects Water, Power Supply to Eng. Kitumba’s Residence Industrial Court 3 Top story

Sources in the university say employees from the Estates and Works Department accessed Kitumba’s residence on Monday evening under the instruction of the acting Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor William Bazeyo and removed the water and electricity meters effectively cutting off supply.
14:47
14:47

I ordered Removal of Staff Association Leaders from Webmail – Nawangwe makerere university 1 Top story

“This is to inform you that the directive to remove you from the webmail list was made by me due to your misuse of the privilege accorded to you in contravention of the provisions of the communications policy of the university,” writes Nawangwe to staff leaders.
14:35
14:35

Labor Officer Halts Eviction of former MAK Director kawempe division 1 Top story

In the August 16th orders, Kulabako faults the university authorities for executing the eviction unlawfully. On Friday, URN broke a story in which Makerere university Estates and Works department forcefully evicted Kitumba with the help of university security and Uganda Police force following the expiry of his contract.
12:43
12:43

Multiple Borrowing Forcing Ntungamo Teachers to Abandon Classes commercial bank 2

Johnson Muhinda, the Chairperson Ntungamo District Head Teacher’s Association, says the challenge is serious among some teachers who embark on ambitious projects, which leave them heavily indebted. The teachers are said to have alongside loans from commercial banks gone ahead to get more money from microfinance institutions and money lenders.
08:44
08:44

Gov’t Allocates UGX700M for School Construction in Bunamabutye Resettlement Area 3 1 Top story

Mathias Maruti, the General Secretary Bulambuli Primary School Head teachers’ Association who had earlier presented a memo on behalf of the head teachers requesting government to consider constructing class room blocks in Bunambutye resettlement site and also asked government to increase the teacher’s salaries.
19:01
19:01

Kasana UMEA Headteacher Locked Out of Office disrespect

The school foundation body led by acting Luweero district Acting Kadhi Ramadhan Mulindwa Nsanja locked her out of office, on accusations of disrespect and failure to account for Primary Teachers’ Association-PTA funds. Each of the 700 pupils at the school pays 30,000 Shillings per term as PTA fees.
15:12
15:12

Elders Donate Land to Gulu University Kitgum Study Centre 3

The elders George Acaa Lamola, Okeny Pa Olwoo and Dario Ouni resolved to donate the land located at Laraba freely to Gulu University after establishing that the institution’s study centre in Kitgum was closed.
14:33
14:33

Former Makerere University ICT Director Evicted from House 4 1

Stanley Okecho, Eng. Kitumba’s lawyer described the eviction as unfortunate and a contempt of the law.
17:31
17:31

Sarah Wegosasa to Represent Mak Senior Administrators on Appeals Tribunal

In an August 13, 2019, circular sent out to all senior administrative staff of Makerere, Andrew Abunyang, the institution’s Human Resources Director confirmed Wegosasa’s nomination.
16:22
16:22

Prepare for Low Quality Advocates-Mak Law Don pre-entry exams

Dr. Kakungulu Mayambala told Uganda Radio Network on Thursday morning that those behind the suspension of the pre-entry exams seem more interested in a big number of students and are not bothered about quality issues that come with it.
07:30
07:30

Soroti University Explains Return of UGX 2.7Bn To Treasury 3 1 Top story

According to Omoding, the Shillings 717 million meant for wages was returned because the recruitment process was only concluded in May this year for 50 staff including teaching and non-teaching staff. He says the staff was only paid for May and June and the balance of ten months was returned to the treasury.
14:47
14:47

MUBS Academic Staff Chairperson Suspended for Using Abusive Language Makerere University 1

The suspension came two days after Magoola's dismissal from the position of the Dean, Faculty of Entrepreneurship and Business Administration, a position he has occupied since July 1, 2018. In the letter justifying his removal from the position, Balunywa stated that it was unacceptable for Magoola as a member of MUBS management to continue acting as the academic staff association chairperson.
11:06
11:06

School Feeding Peaks in Gulu Following Bumper Harvest 1 1 Top story

Now, Caesar Akena, the Gulu District Education Officer, says provision of midday meals to learners has improved from 68 percent in the first term to 100 percent in the second term because of the bumper harvest both in the school farm and parent’s homes.
10:50
10:50

Three Sironko Sub Counties Operate Without Secondary Schools LC 3

Bernard Wandega, a resident of Mbaya Parish, says the absence of a single secondary school in Butandiga Sub-county is affecting their children. He explains that their children risk their lives climbing mountains on wooden ladders to access school in Buluganya Sub County
08:02
08:02

Mountains of the Moon University Faulted for Offering Unaccredited Course Midwives Council 1 1

This came to the limelight when up to 12-students who were enrolled for the Bachelor of Science in Midwifery Course in the academic year 2016/2017 failed to access internship placements after completing their final exams at the university. They were reportedly told by the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council –UNMC that the course is not accredited.
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