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 […]

Stella Nyanzi Looses Baby to Cells

Stella Nyanzi Looses Baby to Cells

Dr Stella Nyanzi, the Makerere University research fellow has revealed that she had a miscarriage while in custody at the Luzira prison last week. Dr. Nyanzi, who appeared before court with a clean-shaved head and a cannula on her hand, told court High court judge, Lydia Mugambe that she was still weak following the misfortune and […]

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 […]

Sacked Makerere Lecturers to Refund Salaries, Says Nawangwe

Sacked Makerere Lecturers to Refund Salaries, Says Nawangwe

Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabus Nawangwe has said all 45 Lecturers who were recently sacked from the University are to refund the salaries. In a press conference at the University, Prof. Nawangwe said the lecturers had not delivered and therefore no cause for a pay.  “All those staff that we continued paying our money and […]

Makerere Student Dies Over Electric Shock at Naguru Barracks

Makerere Student Dies Over Electric Shock at Naguru Barracks

Aaron Ongenge, 20, a third year student at Makerere University Residents was electrocuted at Naguru Police Barracks trying to hung clothes on a wire. Ongenge, son to Assistant Inspector of Police Richard Okello was pronounced dead at  Iran-Uganda Friendship hospital in Naguru. According to the Police spokesperson, Emilian Kayima sent his sincere condolences to the […]

Kyambogo University Exam Scripts Ruined by Heavy Storms

Kyambogo University Exam Scripts Ruined by Heavy Storms

Last week’s alarming storm did not only leave Kampala central in ruins but also extended to Kyambogo University leaving structures destroyed. Among the structures was the Art and design show room where students;’ art center pieces  were carefully aligned awaiting lecturers to mark. The winds stripped off the roof of the showroom near the university football pitch […]