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08:36
08:36

Public Universities Non-Teaching Staff Issue Warning to Administrators Over Salary Harmonization Funds Kyambogo University 2

Jackson Betihamah, the PUNTSEF chairperson, said that such a move is contrary to the government's original intent in allocating the funds. According to the secretary, the government aimed to harmonize staff salaries, not to allocate the funds for recruitment.
16:19
16:19

Tension as CAO, Ministry of Public Service Clash Over Delayed Salaries Unpaid salaries 2

In a December 19, 2023 letter, Bitarakwate, rebutted Ndifuna's assertions, confirming the completion of payment files by December 15, 2023. She directed Ndifuna to promptly disburse staff salaries without further delay.
16:42
16:42

Local Gov't Workers Cry Out Against Online Payment System 3

While this system, which is among others supposed to allocate workers' pay is yet to be rolled out in some districts, Joseph Kiwanuka Kakande, a statistician from Jinja, says that despite being employed as a scientist and his appointment letter stipulating his salary clearly, the system has paid them less and worse, holders of the same position in different districts are getting a different salary.
20:46
20:46

Mulago Graduates Palliative Nurses, Midwives, Seeks Clearance for Degree Courses 2 4

Eva Nampiima, the Principal at the school said that initially the facility was offering certificate courses but went on upgrading to handle diploma courses only to get stuck there for years even after turning into a centre of excellence. She says it's long overdue for them to start offering degree courses.
08:54
08:54

Parliament Orders Fresh Verification of Former EAC Workers retirement benefits 3 1

It follows the adoption of the report of the Committee on EAC Affairs which was tasked by the Speaker to investigate the delayed payment of retirement benefits of the employees in question that has dragged on since 1977.
19:25
19:25

Ministry of Public Service Directed to Reinstate 171 Police Officers on Payroll salary structure 3 1 Top story

Tayebwa said it has come to the attention of Parliament that the Government has been paying monthly salaries to the officers since 2010. Suddenly, the Ministry of Public Service wrote to Uganda Police Force – UPF management in October 2022 indicating that the officers were being overpaid and thus scrapped them off the payroll.
13:11
13:11

Masaka City Leaders Decry Understaffing Masaka City Council 1 2

Florence Namayanja, the Masaka City Mayor says that the low staffing levels are affecting key departments that include; Physical Planning and Housing, Community Development, Agriculture and Production, Natural Resources and Environment, and Works and Engineering
16:38
16:38

Lira District Medical Workers Strike Over Unpaid Salaries 8

On Thursday morning, the health workers from different facilities abandoned work and stormed the district Headquarters demanding an explanation from the district authorities.
11:56
11:56

Late Acting Bukwo CAO to Be Awarded Posthumous Appointment 5

Magezi says that his ministry together with the Ministry of Public Service will give Ogwang a posthumous appointment to the position of Chief Administrative Officer.
11:14
11:14

MPs Back Striking Teachers on Equitable Salary Enhancement Demand payroll 3 1

Joseph Ssewungu Gonzaga, the Kalungu County West representative said that the decision to pay science teachers in exclusion of arts teachers is discriminatory and contravenes provision of Article 102b of the Constitution.
20:59
20:59

Allied Health Workers Defy Public Service Ministry Directive, Continue Strike 3

When contacted, Patrick Alibu, the Secretary General of the Laboratory Professionals Association who is coordinating the Allied Health Professionals including theater personnel, medical records officers, radiographers, psychologists, dental practitioners and counselors among others said their industrial action still stands and that they are not breaking the law as government claims.
23:54
23:54

Luwero District Civil Servants Over Paid Ugx 150M over payments

Bernard Okello the Luwero District Human Resource Officer says that the overpayment accumulated within two financial years of 2019/20 and 2020/21 due to the failure of the Integrated Personnel and Payment System
16:49
16:49

President Museveni Appoints Muruli Mukasa Acting Justice Minister 1

Muruli Mukasa, who is also the Member of Parliament for Budyebo County in Nakasongola District previously served as Minister of Gender from March 1, 2015, until June 6, 2016. He also served as Minister of Security from 27 May 2011 until 1 March 2015.
12:40
12:40

Medical Lab Techs Suspend Strike over Deployment Promises Medical Strike 2

Sylvia Nabuddo, the Deputy General Secretary, Uganda Medical Laboratory Technology Association (UMLTA) told journalists on Friday that they held a meeting with Public Service Minister Wilson Muruli Mukasa early in the week who promised to address their grievances.
07:18
07:18

Government Develops Software, App to Fight Ghost Workers, Corruption in Public Service 5 1

Dubbed the Human Capital Management system, the software will capture the data of all civil servants from the day they are enrolled and will be accessible through a phone App dubbed the people’s HR from the play store.
13:12
13:12

Schools in Otuke District Understaffed 2

The district with five government-aided secondary schools and 1 tertiary institution has only 93 filled positions against the 367 approved staff ceiling, leaving 274 vacancies unfilled.
15:32
15:32

Doctors Give November Ultimatum to Strike Over Vacant Posts, Supplies President of Uganda 3

The doctors' grievances include gaps in human resources where they operate with vacancies of over 600 health workers unfilled, perennial lack of medical supplies and Personal Protection Equipment in addition to the failure by the government to compensate families of doctors who lost their lives in line of duty saving COVID-19 patients.
16:40
16:40

1039 Ghost Nurses Unearthed As Payment of UGX 70b Lunch Allowance Starts 1 2

Catherine Bitarakwate Musingwire, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Public Service has given the accounting officers of the affected districts to tender in an explanation not later than the 15th of August.
10:59
10:59

Finance Ministry Approves UGX 4.92 Bn For MUBS Staff 1 1

According to a letter by Patrick Ocailap, acting permanent secretary ministry of finance, the government has committed a supplementary budget of 4.92 billion shillings to harmonize salaries of all staff at the learning institution in the fourth quarter of the current financial year.
10:25
10:25

UN Agencies Baffled as Endowed Uganda Fails to Beat Hunger Food Insecurity 4

Uganda is one of the countries that were expected to be among the first to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture, by 2030 as outlined in Sustainable Development Goal number two. But since 2015, there seems to be no progress, despite a slight increase in agricultural output, according to the agencies.
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