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16:14
16:14

MUASA Boss Set to Resume Work After Suspension Makerere University 3 1 Top story

Dr. Kamunyu vowed in an interview with URN never to cede to dishonesty as he returns to Makerere University, saying that academic freedoms and freedoms of expression that he was fighting for remain cardinal to him.
13:59
13:59

EU Alarmed by Excessive Force and Arrests of Journalists at Mak investigation 1

The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
17:21
17:21

Makerere Impasse: Nine Students Suspended education 1

Those issued warning letters include the Gender and Ethics & Integrity guild Minister, Marion Kirabo, who is also a fourth year student of Bachelor of Laws. Judith Nalukwago a Bachelor of Dental Surgery who is also the Vice Guild President has also been warned.
19:13
19:13

Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors Makerere University 6 2 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
12:59
12:59

Mak Deploys Suspended Staff Leader, Eight Months Later accusation 1

Kalema had been accused of committing acts that were prejudicial to the proper performance of the duties of the university and hurting the university image. Together with Bennet Magara, he was suspended by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe on December 21, 2018, who accused them of promoting hooliganism.
09:59
09:59

PTA, BOG Divided Over Termination of Teachers Not On Payroll member 2 1 Top story

The BOG resolved recently to terminate the services of 10 teachers and none teaching staff who are not on the Government payroll. James Abukai, the representative of Old students on the Board, says they resolved to terminate the services of the teachers and none teaching staff because of poor enrollment.
15:51
15:51

Mak Payroll Audit Flops as University Managers Disagree member 1

The two-day exercise was scheduled to start today June 5, 2019. But according to the messages seen by URN, the internal audit office of the university and the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration failed to agree on the method for conducting the exercise.
15:15
15:15

Committee Given 3 Months to Develop White Paper on Mak Visitation Report education 1

The 17-member committee composed of academic and technical staff is expected to commence work on Monday 20th May 2019, following their inauguration this week at State House Nakasero.
07:13
07:13

Justice Tabaro to Head Mak Staff Appeals Tribunal Makerere University 2

Justice Tabaro will serve for the next four years and replaces George Omunyokol whose term of ended in March.
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16:17

Mak Appointments Board Revises Kamunyu’s Suspension accusation 1

While the Board’s initial ruling on Monday was to suspend Kamunyu for six months without pay, the revised ruling corrected with a pen considers half pay for the staff leader.
20:22
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Inside Mbarara University Strike: Why Staff Want VC Sacked? project 2 1 Top story

“Nobody understands their issue. Maybe they are playing tribal politics because if you are accusing somebody, you should have concrete proof to say this man has stolen this money, this man has done and mismanaged this and therefore he can go. So accusing somebody and yelling on top of your voice doesn’t make what you are saying right. They have not provided evidence,” Prof. Obua said.
11:57
11:57

Parents Don’t Have Time for Us –Children Speak Out parliament 8 4

Bruno Muwuluzi, a student from Uplands High School, said that some of their colleagues on streets come from poverty stricken families and distant areas where they are offered to buyers by their parents under the pretext of finding jobs for them.
12:22
12:22

Former Mak Appointments Board Chairperson, Lawyer Faulted for Illegal Staff Dismissal associate 1

Dr. Isaac Okullo, the Deputy Principal of the College of Health Sciences, Dr. Rose Chalo Nabirye-the Dean of the School of Health Sciences were relieved of their duties for incompetence, while Fatumah Nakatudde-the Deputy College Registrar and Paul Apunyo, a senior Administrative Assistant were dismissed for alleged altering student's marks.
17:14
17:14

300 Makerere Students Irregularly Awarded Marks member 1 Top story

In his October 8th letter to the 1st Deputy Vice Chancellor Dr. Okello Ogwang, the Academic Registrar Alfred Masikye Namoah notes that there was generally poor performance of students in course EHR 3102 Critical Thinking, a course unit under Bachelor of Ethics and Human Rights for semester one in the 2017/18 academic year.
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14:42

Prof. Baryamureeba Calls for Independent Audit at MUBS member 3 1 Top story

Prof. Baryamureeba also wants an inquiry into circumstances under, which some members of management and council are the main supplies of goods and services to MUBS through pseudo companies.
19:18
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Makerere Suspends Three Students for Threatening to Cause Anarchy member 1

Prof Nawangwe argues that the suspension that runs until further notice is meant to ensure safety and security of members of the university community and property as well provide serene environment for peaceful activities of the university.
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12:41

Fort Portal Teachers Strike Over Salary people 5 1

Richard Alituha, the Fort Portal Municipal Education Officer explains that the delayed payment is a nationwide problem and shouldnt have caused a strike.
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