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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.
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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.
14:07
14:07

Kampala Suffers Chronic Water Supply Crisis – Report Makerere University 1 2

Data, in relation to Kampala’s water supply, was collected from Kalimali communal sanitation block in Bwaise, Namuwongo, Nateete, Kalerwe and Kyebando, all in the outskirts of Kampala. The settlements form combinations of intermittent, undrinkable and un-affordable water supply for the inhabitants.
13:51
13:51

Mak Council Sustains MUASA Reps to Staff Appeals Tribunal Makerere University

The two; Dr Phionah Muhwezi Mpanga, a Labour & Criminal Law Don and Associate Prof. Ronald Kakungulu-Mayambala, an administrative law expert had been blocked from swearing-in as new members of the tribunal due to a pending petition, over a month ago.
17:30
17:30

Makerere Staff Association Leaders Ejected from Webmail Makerere University 2

In a letter addressed to Samuel Paul Mugabi, the Director Directorate for ICT Support (DICTS) the two staff leaders, say they learnt of their removal from the Makerere University webmail list on August 6, 2019 when they failed to log-in despite various attempts.
14:34
14:34

Makerere Management Wants Dr. Kamunyu Dismissed University Council 2 1

The university lawyers have asked the Staff Appeals Tribunal to re-evaluate the evidence on record and find Dr. Kamunyu guilty of four counts for which he was acquitted by the appointments board, convict him accordingly and dismiss him from university service.
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Another Mak Staff Suspended for Leaking Documents Makerere University 1

Isaac Anyaku, a Custodian at the University College of Business and Management Sciences –CoBAMS was suspended last month, Uganda Radio Network has learnt.
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13:36

Mak Staff Accuse Nawangwe of Bias Makerere University 1

Two senior academic staff, who requested not to be disclosed say they have been waiting for the tribunal’s composition in vain. They say their cases have stalled at the tribunal due to lack of quorum. They also argue that there are serious anomalies with the “so-called petition” and the Vice Chancellor's intervention.
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17:52

Hundreds Attend Late Kavuma's Funeral Service Buganda Kingdom

He said this in his sermon to hundreds of mourners at the funeral service of the late Kavuma at St. Paul's Cathedral Namirembe on Monday afternoon. Kavuma, 81, passed on 10 days ago at International Hospital Kampala (IHK) due to Kidney complications.
20:10
20:10

Public Universities Staff Maintain Strike Makerere University 2 3

“Reference is made to our joint meeting of 27th June 2019 in which we resolved that all staff of Public Universities will not appear to work if the presidential pledge of salary enhancement is not fulfilled of a professor reaching 15M prorata. This is therefore to further reaffirm that please stay home until our concerns are addressed by government,” staff leaders said in a Friday statement.
12:41
12:41

Makerere Drops to 16th Position in Africa University Rankings Kyambogo University 1

The scientific exercise is performed by the Cyber Metrics Lab (Spanish National Research Council, CSIC) with the intention of producing updated and useful information about the performance of Universities from all over the world based on their web presence and impact.
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18:49

YLP Contributes 4% Jobs, Decreases Alcohol Consumption- Report Ugandan shilling 2 1 Top story

A statement by the Ministry on the impact of YLP shows that beneficiaries under the program have moved from unskilled, unpaid and temporal labour to skilled, paid and permanent occupations.
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17:53

NSSF Increases Funding for KAVC International Memorial Tournament former students 1 1 Top story

The winning team will receive US$2,500 (Shillings 9,247,750) compared to US$1000 (Shillings 3.7m) the team pocketed last year.
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16:05

Milk Contaminated With Multi-Drug Resistant Bacteria-Research Makerere University 1 3 Top story

Prof. Samuel Majalija, a lecturer in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Makerere University who led the researcher in a study involving 200 milk dealers, says they found some of the milk contaminated with four kinds of antibiotic residues.
18:19
18:19

Zoonotic Diseases Likely to Increase with Forest Depletion Makerere University 1 3 Top story

But the rate at which man is eating up the forest cover is likely to lead to disease outbreaks, as experts predict that if the human race continues to interact with the wild at the current pace, hemorrhagic fever outbreak will be reported more frequently.
14:56
14:56

New Mak Tribunal Boss Commits to Dispensing Justice Makerere University 2 2

Up to 21 cases are awaiting the tribunal, a form of alternative dispute resolution adopted as the main forum through which aggrieved members of staff seek appropriate redress, without hindrances from the university system. Most of the cases awaiting the tribunal arise from decisions taken by the University Appointments Board in the recent past.
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Makerere Investigating Four More Staff Over Sexual Harassment School of Business 4 3 Top story

“Apart from the three cases that are public, there are four other cases that are lined up for investigations very soon. The public will know as soon these investigations have started but now I cannot reveal the names for obvious reasons," Nawangwe said.
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Makerere University has no Money to Feed Gov’t Sponsored Students 1 2

The university identified food and accommodation allowances as a lesser priority compared to the other unfunded areas. In the changes, 285 million Shillings was diverted from the allowances vote and allocated to the dental school. Another 1. 8 billion Shillings was allocated towards equipping the Library while 1.5 billion Shillings was allocated to the renovation of toilets in the halls of residence.
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Mak Students Demand Reopening of Dental School Makerere University 6 1

Makerere University Guild President, Julius Kateregga says he has received calls from various students on the concerns of the school’s closure. He said a section of students in the school are worried about these continued reports of closure of the dental school.
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19:44

Mak to Close Fees Collection Accounts lawyer eron kiiza 1 4

The university has six fees collection accounts with Stanbic Bank Uganda, dfcu Bank, Centenary Bank, Post Bank and United Bank for Africa –UBA.
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