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

Hello 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 ...

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

While 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 ...

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

President 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 ...

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

Makerere 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

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

At 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

Uganda university shut down after student protests - Guardian

uganda 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 ...