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Uganda: Auditor General's Report Exposes Makerere Management Flaws - AllAfrica.com;

Uganda: Auditor General's Report Exposes Makerere Management Flaws - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comUganda: Auditor General's Report Exposes Makerere Management FlawsAllAfrica.comPolice and the military were deployed in their hundreds to try and contain the riotous students who had gone on rampage, burning tyres and closing roads surrounding the university on top of destroying traders' properties. By Baker Batte Lule. The soon ...and more »

In today's New Vision: MUK students arrested, and more ... - New Vision;

In today's New Vision: MUK students arrested, and more ... - New Vision

New VisionIn today's New Vision: MUK students arrested, and more ...New VisionHello and good morning. Here's a sneak peek into Friday's New Vision newspaper that's already on the streets as well as online (HERE) . . . Following several clashes in Kampala between shopkeepers and street vendors, President Yoweri Museveni has ...and more »

Uganda: 'Mass Resignations' At Sudhir's Victoria University - AllAfrica.com;

Uganda: 'Mass Resignations' At Sudhir's Victoria University - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comUganda: 'Mass Resignations' At Sudhir's Victoria UniversityAllAfrica.comWhile tempers are still flaring among the academic staff at Makerere University over unpaid incentives, top managers at Victoria University have relinquished their positions. Some of those who have vacated their positions are Dr Patience Muwanguzi, the ...and more »

Uganda: Museveni Orders Makerere University Closed Over Strikes - AllAfrica.com

Uganda: Museveni Orders Makerere University Closed Over StrikesAllAfrica.comPresident Yoweri Museveni Tuesday evening ordered the closure of Makerere University following a long running stand-off between management and lecturers over payment of $13.5million allowance arrears. The lecturers have been on strike for a fortnight ...and more »

Museveni orders Makerere University closed over strike - Africa Review (satire) (registration) (blog)

Museveni orders Makerere University closed over strikeAfrica Review (satire) (registration) (blog)President Museveni inspects the Military Guard of Honour during his swear in ceremony for a sixth term of office at Kololo Airstrip on May 12, 2016. PHOTO | FILE. RAYMOND TUMALE Wednesday, November 2 2016 at 09:27 comment. President Yoweri ...and more »

Museveni orders closure of Makerere University - New Vision;

Museveni orders closure of Makerere University - New Vision

New VisionMuseveni orders closure of Makerere UniversityNew VisionPresident Yoweri Museveni has ordered for closure of Makerere University currently embroiled with lecturers' and students' strikes since last week. The Presidential directive issued on Tuesday evening was taken “to guarantee the safety of persons and ...and more »

Police heavily deployed at Makerere University until the last student leaves. - KFM;

Police heavily deployed at Makerere University until the last student leaves. - KFM

KFMPolice heavily deployed at Makerere University until the last student leaves.KFMYesterday Police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi said the heavy deployment is to ensure maximum security at the University, adding that when the situation normalizes then the university police station will take charge. Meanwhile, the Officer in ...and more »

Uganda: Muasa Speaks Out - We Did Not Ask for University Closure - AllAfrica.com

Uganda: Muasa Speaks Out - We Did Not Ask for University ClosureAllAfrica.comMakerere University Academic Staff Association (Muasa) general secretary Louis Kakinda said they did not demand the closure of the university. "The close of the university was not part of our equation. We did not demand that; it was not part of our ...and more »

Uganda: No Money to Pay Makerere Lecturers - Museveni - AllAfrica.com;

Uganda: No Money to Pay Makerere Lecturers - Museveni - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comUganda: No Money to Pay Makerere Lecturers - MuseveniAllAfrica.comThe Vice Chancellor Professor John Ddumba Ssentamu and the Council Chairman Eng.Dr.Charles Wanna Etyem with a police officer after the emergency council meeting. President Museveni has sternly warned any civil servants intending to lay down tools ...and more »

Uganda: Makerere Students to Petition Janet Museveni - AllAfrica.com

Uganda: Makerere Students to Petition Janet MuseveniAllAfrica.comThe Makerere student leadership will petition the Minister of Education and Sports, First Lady Janet Museveni over the closure of the university. Guild president Roy Ssemboga told journalists that the university students council will formally write to ...and more »

Pres. Yoweri Museveni Orders Makerere University Closure - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog);

Pres. Yoweri Museveni Orders Makerere University Closure - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Pres. Yoweri Museveni Orders Makerere University ClosureCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)By AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, KAMPALA, Uganda, Nov 2 – A day after Uganda's president ordered the closure of one of Africa's oldest universities, 23-year old Gabriel Deng was hurriedly stuffing his belongings into rucksacks in a rundown student hostel.and more »

Museveni criticises striking Makerere lecturers - New Vision;

Museveni criticises striking Makerere lecturers - New Vision

New VisionMuseveni criticises striking Makerere lecturersNew Vision“I want to tell you we are not going to tolerate this kind of indiscipline anymore." Point 703x422. PIC: President Museveni addressed a press conference in Luweero. (Credit: Roderick Ahimbazwe) President Yoweri Museveni has strongly criticized striking ...and more »

Ugandan oldest university closed over student strike - Coastweek

Ugandan oldest university closed over student strikeCoastweekKAMPALA, (Xinhua) -- Uganda's oldest and top university, Makerere University, was on Tuesday closed following a demonstration by the students over a resolution by teaching staff to continue their sit-down strike. The country's President Yoweri Museveni ...and more »

Makerere varsity closed over student unrest - The Standard (press release);

Makerere varsity closed over student unrest - The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)Makerere varsity closed over student unrestThe Standard (press release)Uganda's oldest and top institution, Makerere University, was on Tuesday closed following a demonstration by the students over a resolution by teaching staff to continue their sit-down strike. President Yoweri Museveni ordered the closure of the ...and more »

Makerere lecturers to hold a general assembly - New Vision;

Makerere lecturers to hold a general assembly - New Vision

New VisionMakerere lecturers to hold a general assemblyNew VisionStudents vacated the university yesterday and by the close of the day all halls of residence were locked up. Mukstud 703x422. Makerere students vacating university premises. Makerere university lecturers are expected to convene in a general assembly ...and more »

Uganda: Middle-Income Status Is Not Going to Be Achieved By Closing Makerere University - AllAfrica.com;

Uganda: Middle-Income Status Is Not Going to Be Achieved By Closing Makerere University - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comUganda: Middle-Income Status Is Not Going to Be Achieved By Closing Makerere UniversityAllAfrica.comAt the risk of possible ridicule, I have tried to be one of the most optimistic persons about this whole race to a middle-income status for Uganda. For some reason, since the announcement of Vision 2040 and the launch of the National Development Plan ...and more »

Uganda: What Is the Answer to Makerere's Problem? - AllAfrica.com;

Uganda: What Is the Answer to Makerere's Problem? - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comUganda: What Is the Answer to Makerere's Problem?AllAfrica.comThe Vice Chancellor Professor John Ddumba Ssentamu and the Council Chairman Eng.Dr.Charles Wanna Etyem with a police officer after the emergency council meeting. editorial. As expected, Makerere University was ordered shut on Tuesday after ...and more »

3 Nov, 06:42 - No Money To Pay Mak Lecturers - Museveni - Uganda Radio Network;

3 Nov, 06:42 - No Money To Pay Mak Lecturers - Museveni - Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Radio Network3 Nov, 06:42 - No Money To Pay Mak Lecturers - MuseveniUganda Radio NetworkBecome a subscriber to read this story and access the latest stories on our website or to license our photos. More info here. Interested to become a regular client instead? contact us. Brian Luwaga. Updated: 03 Nov, 11:0511:05 ...and more »

Makerere university Vice Chancellor welcomes university's closure - NTV Uganda

Makerere university Vice Chancellor welcomes university's closureNTV UgandaProf. Ddumba Ssentamu, the Vice-Chancellor of Makerere University, has said the President's decision to close Makerere University until further notice was long overdue. An error occurred. Try watching this video on www.youtube.com, or enable JavaScript ...and more »

Uganda university shut down after student protests - Guardian;

Uganda university shut down after student protests - Guardian

GuardianUganda university shut down after student protestsGuardianuganda A day after Uganda's president ordered the closure of one of Africa's oldest universities, 23-year old Gabriel Deng was hurriedly stuffing his belongings into rucksacks in a rundown student hostel. Pop music blared down the corridor from a ...and more »