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Mastercard Contributes UGX 3.6B Towards Restoration of Ivory Tower makerere university 1

Mastercard Foundation contributes 3.7 billion shillings towards the restoration of the iconic Makerere Main building that was gutted fire last weekend sending a shock to the students, alumni, and the entire country.
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Virtual Internship Presents Dilemma for Makerere University Students 1 3 Top story

professor Umar Kakumba the Deputy Vice-Chancellor in-charge of Academic Affairs says that students who can secure placement can start their internship immediately and agree on an approach with the companies where they are placed. He adds that amidst the COVID-19 threats, which has forced companies to downsize, interns could also consider working from home.
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Court Stops Prof Mamdani from Supervising PhD Student makerere university 1

Sserunkuma accused professor Mamdani of, among other things, abuse of office and illogical alteration of his PhD supervisory committee with some major changes coming in after the second draft of his dissertation. However, Mamdani insisted that the student was running from his weaknesses and finding excuses. This resulted in protracted battles between the student and his supervisor.
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Report Pins Mak University Secretary Over Gown Scandal investigations 1 Top story

According to Professor Nawangwe, internal investigations show that Barugahare flouted several procurement guidelines during the procurement of Team Uniform Ltd, a private firm to supply 13,500 gowns for the graduation that took place in January 2020.
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Improved Air Quality; The Fortuitous Value of Kampala's COVID-19 Lockdown kampala air quality 6 2 Top story

Before the lockdown which came with restrictions on the number of activities including traffic, commercial and other pollution generating activities, Kampala’s air quality was already six times worse than global standards mainly caused by dust from unpaved roads, fumes from cars and open burning of waste.
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Makerere Recovers Lost Data for Public Universities Joint Admissions Board makerere university 1 1

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor in-charge of Academic Affairs at Makerere, Prof Umar Kakumba notes that although they were looking to an alternative plan of recapturing the data from hard copies, the technical team helped recover the lost data.
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Mak Staff Tribunal Asks Lecturers Mushomi, Kabagenyi to Reconcile Dr. Allen Kabagenyi 1 1

Associate Prof. Ronald Kakungulu Mayambala, a senior lecturer at Makerere University's School of Law, together with Edith Kusasira, a Human Resource Management expert from the Ministry of Public Service who is also a member of the tribunal have up to Tuesday next week to produce a report on the reconciliation process back to the tribunal.
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Dr. Mushomi Asks Makerere Staff Tribunal to Quash His Suspension Makerere University 1 2

Through his lawyer, Isaac Ssemakadde, Mushomi, a lecturer in the School of Statistics and Planning on Thursday told the tribunal that he was unfairly suspended and that the suspension of four years without pay was harsh, excessive and in contravention of employment laws.
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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.
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Head of Mak-Kabanyolo Research Institute Resigns, 13 Sacked Busitema University 1 Top story

Makerere University has also sacked 13 staff after the appointments board rejected their applications to renew their contracts.
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Makerere Wins Bid to Host Rotary Peace Centre makerere university 1 Top story

District Governor, Sharmila Bhatt broke the news on her Facebook post this week. She avers that the Center, which will be launched in 2020-21 will expand Rotary’s peace work in Africa. “As part of the Rotary Peace Centers growth plan, Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda, has been approved as a host site for the next Rotary Peace Center,” Sharmila said.
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Police Handwriting Expert Testifies in Mak Gold Case Makerere University 1 6

Appearing before Beatrice Kainza, the City Hall Grade One Magistrate on Tuesday, Chelangat, who is also the last state witness said she had found significant similarities in the signatures on documents the accused used for receipting the money and their statements.
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Makerere University Urged to Honor its First Vice Chancellor civil service 1 1

Now as Uganda marks 40 years after the fall of Idi Amin, Ndebesa observes that Kalimuzo’s death marked the first attack on intellectualism and independent thinking in Uganda.
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Mak Appointments Board Pinned for Denying Dismissed Staff Legal Representation Makerere University 1

Arinaitwe was among the 45 staff who were dismissed for alleged insubordination and failure to perform the job assigned to him.
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Delayed Payment of UGX 1.7bn Mak Staff Arrears Causes Unease public universities 2 1

Out of the 4.3 billion shillings to support staff across the 11 public universities in the country, Makerere University’s share was 1.7 billion shillings for 1,398 support staff, which according to sources has not been paid.
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Makerere Fails to Produce Minutes on Decision to Sack Staff makerere university 1

The Appeals Tribunal which was scheduled to hear appeals by Associate professor Peter Neema-Abooki, Dr Olive Darlia Buhule and Dr John Mushomi Atwebembeire, faulted the University for failing to produce the minutes of the Appointments Board meetings that are to be relied on in the appealed cases.
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11 Nominated for Mak Guild Presidency makerere university

The Guild Electoral Commission Chairperson Faizal Ssekindi says the students were subjected to verification by the academic registrar to ascertain their status in the institution as well as their academic records.
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Makerere Staff Challenge Demotion Over Marks Alteration dr. isaac okullo 1

They were demoted by the appointments board on the basis of findings of the disciplinary committee that the two, failed to prevent marks fraud in their dockets. They were charged with incompetence in the performance of prescribed duties.
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Mak Staff Appeals Tribunal Resumes Work makerere university

On Tuesday, the tribunal was supposed to hear a case involving three sacked Makerere University officials, Judith Sanyu, Walter Onen and Mathias Tumwebaze. However their case failed to take off after they were asked to file their defense. The university lawyers requested for more time to study the matter.
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Public Universities to Get UGX 12.8 Billion for Salary Enhancement kyambogo university 1 1

Rev. Dr. Grace Lubaale, the Chairperson of the Forum for Academic Staff of Public Universities -FASPU, says their position has been communicated to government through line ministries to ensure a Professor reaches 15million shillings in the next financial year as promised.
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