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Jul 2017 8 results
18:12
18:12

Public Warned Of Illegal, Substandard Laboratories 1 3

It is no longer business as usual for substandard and illegal clinical laboratories in private hospitals and clinics as the Allied Health Professionals Council vows to crack down on its members.
17:28
17:28

Ugandan Banks mobilise UGX16Trillion In Deposits 1 3

According to Kisaame, of the 16 trillion shillings in deposits, the banks have lent 12 trillion shillings to the private sector.
17:06
17:06

Park yard Vendors Petition Parliament Over Presidential Pledge 2

Muhammad Musisi, the General Secretary, new Agenda Traders Development Association, said several vendors are struggling to rebuild their lives following the fire incidents that left them with nothing.
15:55
15:55

Mak Administrative Staff Vote to Maintain New Salary Structure salary enhancements

All the 80 staff who attended the General Assembly under their umbrella of Makerere University Administrative Staff Association MASA overwhelmingly voted to maintain the position of the ministry as outlined in a circular early this month. Catherine Bitarakwate, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Public Service in her July 1st circular instructed all accounting officers in public universities to implement the new salary structure for the financial year 2017/2018.
13:13
13:13

City Festival to Raise Funds for Kampala Schools jeniffer musisi 1 3

Kampala city has 79 primary schools many of which were constructed in the early 1960s and 1970s. Today, the schools with a population of 85,000 pupils are characterized by dilapidated structures due to lack of renovation, coupled with population pressure that has reportedly put excessive stress on the available infrastructure.
12:33
12:33

Ugandan Engineer Scoops USD 25,000 Innovation Prize 1

Philippa Ngaju, an Electrical Engineer attached to the Uganda Industrial Research Institute UIRI, took home the second prize of USD 25 000 89 million Shillings for her innovation; Electronically Controlled Gravity Feed Infusion Set ECGF, a medical device designed to accurately administer intravenous fluids and drugs by controlling the rate of fluid flow based on feedback from a drop sensor.
11:58
11:58

Mak Assistant Lecturers Petition over Salary Discrepancies makerere strikes 2 1 Top story

According to Makerere University Councils approved policy on promotional tracks for academic staff, an Assistant Lecturer is an entry level rank who must have at least a Bachelors Degree with a First Class or Second Class Upper and Masters Degree. While an assistant lecturer at Makerere currently earns 4.8 million or 4.3 million shillings for science and non-science categories, the same salary scale in other public universities attracts a monthly pay of 5.7 million.
07:49
07:49

University Workers Welcome Proposed Salary Percentages university strikes 5

A meeting between striking staff at Ugandas public universities and officials from the Finance, Education and Public Service ministries appears to have addressed the issues that pushed the staff to lay down their tools.
Jul 2017 8 results