Category: Academics

Baryamureeba forced to step-down as Mubs Chairman

NAKAWA -The chairman of Makerere University Business School (MUBS) Council, Prof Venasius Baryamureeba, has been asked to step aside for three months as the council finds a way of harmonizing his working relations with the principal, Prof Waswa Balunywa. The decision was reached at during a heated meeting that lasted about three hours in school’s […]

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Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the makerere University Vice Chancellor
Prof Nawangwe orders display of Makerere students’ results before Friday

Makerere University administration has issued an ultimatum day for lecturers to submit students’ results who are going to graduate before Friday 8, June 2018 to enable issuance of transcripts programme effective. In a letter dated June 1, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the University Vice chancellor, directed all University college principals to comply and receive and display […]

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Makerere students to miss internship over no accommodation fees.

A number of students at Makerere University are set to miss internship period over no funds to facilitate their accommodation at their placements. Early this year Makerere University administration abolished the Shs380,000/= refund that it has been remitting to students for their internship practice. In a letter addressed to students by Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the […]

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Museveni Directs Appointment of Prof. Balunywa as MUBS Principal

President Yoweri Museveni has directed the reappointment of Prof. Waswa Balunywa, as the next Principal of Makerere University Business School following the expiry of his contract. In a letter dated May 28, the president directed his wife, who is also the Minister of Education and Sports to appoint Prof. Balunywa arguing that he has always […]

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Things Women Who’ve Been Cheated On Many Times Do

They say a scorned woman (one who has been betrayed) is more furious than anything that hell can devise. However, women who have been hurt by their lovers are extremely sensitive human beings and they deserve attention, patience, love, passion and empathy, and if you approach her for love, you must play your cards right […]

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Kyambogo University sets dates for 2018/2019 private admissions
Kyambogo University launches sign language dictionary

Kyambogo University’s faculty of Special Needs and Rehabilitation has launched a Ugandan Sign Language storybook and dictionary. Anna goes to School was authored by Sam Lutalo-Kiingi and Goedele A.M. De Clerck and the sign languages dictionary is titled, Sign Languages of the World. Prof Elly Katunguka, the vice chancellor, during the launch a few days ago, said this is the first book in a new series […]

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Lecturers at Datamine not paid since 2017, resolve to strike

Lecturers at Datamine technical business school -DTBS have resorted to go for an industrial action after spending 8 months without being paid. All lecturers under their teaching umbrella Datamine academic staff association – DASA during general meeting on 15 May, 2018 agreed to go to 2 week sit down strike demanding for their salaries and […]

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Sexual harassment at Makerere university is a result of abuse of power – probe committee

A probe committee instituted to review sexual harassment at Makerere University on Friday 30; May released a provisional report that shows the progress made in investigations since it was established by Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the Vice Chancellor of the university. While speaking to students and university staff members that turned up for the release of […]

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Makerere, Parliament resolve to give Shs1,500 to government students per meal

Makerere– Makerere University and parliamentary committee on education have resolved to give each government sponsored student Shs4,500 for a daily to cater for the three meals. Ms Ritah Namisango, the university spokesperson, told journalists that the university will give Shs535,500 for each government student to cater to get meals outside for 119 days in a […]

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Makerere lecturers declare to strike citing little remuneration

Makerere university academic staff association -Muasa have vowed to strike over little pay and sufficient budget allocations by government come July. Muasa faults the university council for failure to match arrears of all academic staff in the 2018/2019 financial plan. Dr Deus Muhwezi Kamunyu, the Muasa chairman said that the academic staff members have worked […]

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