Makerere university Guild polls: Promises of the10 candidates at the final rally

Makerere university Guild polls: Promises of the10 candidates at the final rally

10 candidates made it for this year’s final Guild campaigns at Makerere University Freedom square on Tuesday 17th March 2015. Voting takes place today Wednesday 18th; there has been wide confusion of dates involving a lot of changes and extensions. The contestants include, Bala David of students brotherhood,  Bamwoya Festus,  Namulidwa Stella of UYD,  Mukula […]

PHOTOS: Teargas and arrests as Makerere university striking students match to Parliament

PHOTOS: Teargas and arrests as Makerere university striking students match to Parliament

Today’s peaceful morning demonstration at Makerere University abruptly turned violent.This followed police interception of students who were matching to Parliament to launch a petition to the speaker. Police fired teargas,  rubber and live bullets in the air to disperse the students. One student was overhead saying,  they a peaceful and it’s only the police leading […]

Makerere university students on strike over 100% fees payment policy

Makerere university students on strike over 100% fees payment policy

Students of Makerere University have held a peaceful demonstration over what they call unfair University policies. It should be noted in a communique passed by the University Academic registrar demanding that students should have fully completed tuition by 14th March if they are to Sit for coursework and tests. On Wednesday 11th March,  news circulated that […]

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