Janet Museveni tells Makerere University Lecturers to Call Off Strike

Janet Museveni tells Makerere University Lecturers to Call Off Strike

Janet Museveni who is the Minister for Education and Sports has asked lecturers at Makerere University to resume their work as soon as the University opens on January 19th. While speaking at the the University’s 69th graduation ceremony on Tuesday, the minister said that the government has already put up the funds to settle the […]

President Museveni Lauds Makerere Vice Chancellor Prof. Nawangwe for Firing Staff

President Museveni Lauds Makerere Vice Chancellor Prof. Nawangwe for Firing Staff

The President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has lauded the Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe over his strategies towards ensuring discipline in the university. In his remarks at the 69th graduation ceremony on Tuesday January 15, 2019 at Makerere Freedom Square, Museveni promised to render support to the University administration to fight impunity. The president […]

Pakistan University Renames Valentine’s Day- ‘Sister’s Day’

Pakistan University Renames Valentine’s Day- ‘Sister’s Day’

University of Agriculture in Faisalabad (UAF) in Pakistani has decided to re-brand Valentine’s Day as “Sister’s Day”. The institution started with handing out headscarves and shawls to its female students in a bid to de-campaign valentines deeming it unnecessary and an erosion of Islam culture. “In our culture, women are more empowered and earn their […]

The Government in Zambia extends loan scheme to five Public Institutions

The Government in Zambia extends loan scheme to five Public Institutions

The government in Zambia has extend the provision of higher education grants and loans to five public institutions in the country. The five institutions to benefit from the services include; Palabana University, Chalimbana University, Mulungushi University, Mukuba University and Kwame Nkrumah University. The Zambian Observer reports that the Ministry of Higher Education Public Relations Officer, […]

Public Universities Vow to Continue with Strike even after Shs29b Government Pay

Public Universities Vow to Continue with Strike even after Shs29b Government Pay

Public universities have confirmed that they will not end the strike although the government has released Shs29b for their salary enhancement. The staff have vowed that, before the Shs4.3b arrears for support staff is paid, their strike is still on. In the press release on Tuesday, the Ministry of Finance said that the Shs29.5b released included […]

Makerere University’s First Class Students for 69th Graduation Ceremony

Makerere University’s First Class Students for 69th Graduation Ceremony

Makerere University academic Registrar, Alfred Masikye has released the list of students who are going to graduate with First Class honors in the 69th Graduation ceremony. 368 Graduands will receive first class Degrees after scoring Cummulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) 0f 4.40. Namuwaya Hajarah Ali of MUBS pursuing Bachelor of Business Computing topped the humanities with a CGPA of 4.94 while […]

Former Makerere Guild Contestant Prize Mari in UNSA Presidential Race

Former Makerere Guild Contestant Prize Mari in UNSA Presidential Race

  Former Makerere University guild president contestant, Prize Mari Ahimbisibwe is among the candidates in the Uganda National Students Association (UNSA) leadership. The 22 year old ambitious politician looks forward to becoming the new UNSA vice president in the elections due to take place from 9th to 13th January 2019 at Mbarara High School in Mbarara […]

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