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13:28
13:28

Makerere University Payment System Restored, Students Struggle to Raise Tuition 3 1

In September, the university transitioned from Academic Information Management System -AIMS to the Academic Management Information System- ACMIS, a new records management system, which affected payments.
09:20
09:20

Mak Students in Vaccination Drive As They Agitate For Full Reopening Makerere University 6 1

Obed Tebesiga Luganda, a second-year student pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Studies notes that online studies have been challenging to him and he only hopes that vaccination of learners will help business at the institution to return to normal.
13:53
13:53

Makerere University Students Demand Release of Results Universities 3 1

The students are accusing the university administration of negligence and failing to respond to their plight.
14:30
14:30

Makerere Students Demand Involvement in Sexual Harassment Policy Makerere University 4 1

In 2018, the university reviewed its policy against sexual harassment to define various concepts, outlines objectives, enforcement principles, and strategies, procedures of handling complaints, investigations, penalties, and appeals.
10:41
10:41

NUP's Nambassa Wins Makerere University Guild Presidential Race guild elections 2 1 Top story

Nambasa’s best performance was from the school of medicine where she obtained 481 votes beating Obeid Kamulegeya who managed 72 votes. Makerere University used both electronic and physical voting.
16:25
16:25

Makerere University Students Not Ready for Exams 4 1

Some students argue that they have not had adequate time to study while others are unable to complete payment of tuition fees and registration which is mandatory to sit for examinations.
16:13
16:13

Makerere University Wants Sexual Harassment Laws Revised 3 1

Dr Lorna Magara, the Chairperson of Makerere University Council noted that one of the major challenges in handling perpetrators of sexual harassment is that the University cannot suspend implicated staff beyond three months.
10:24
10:24

MAK Gov't Students Disappointed With Selective Release of Allowances Makerere University 3 1

Allan Lokot, a government-sponsored student in his third year, argues that the allowances help them to meet costs beyond food and residence. He explains that students like him save off this money to buy handouts, basic requirements like airtime for online lectures and hostel necessities.
11:45
11:45

Makerere University Finalists Resume Online Lectures Schools 3 1

Shadrach Wesike from the school of Statistics notes that out of five-course units, at least two lecturers commenced teaching through zoom while others upload work on the University e-learning platform.
13:50
13:50

Makerere University Yet to Issue Exam Timetables Examinations 3 1

This week, the university Academic Registrar Alfred Masikye Namoah instructed all colleges in a circular to issue timetables and guidelines on the particular alternative online modes of assessment.
22:45
22:45

We Are Waiting for Feedback on Stranded Ugandan Students: Chinese Ambassador Zheng Makerere University 1 1 Top story

“We took down their requests one by one and immediately sent them back to China, hoping a quickest feedback, so that we will soon have a follow-up invitation for them to come again to the Embassy,” says Ambassador Zheng on Thursday at Makerere University.
16:38
16:38

MPs Demand Nawangwe Resignation Makerere University 5 1 Top story

The calls comes just days after armed military officers stormed Lumumba Hall, one of the largest male students’ residences in Makerere University and, according to media reports, broke into 60 rooms, smashed students’ properties and forced them to seek refuge outside the university.
13:32
13:32

Inside Story: How Makerere Lecturer Appointed Student to Lecture Colleagues investigation 1 Top story

A university probe team assigned to investigate the matter found Dr. Kanakulya in breach of the university rules, regulations and procedures. The team has recommended that Dr. Kanakulya be referred to the university Appointments Board for Disciplinary Action.
12:20
12:20

Medical Students Traumatized by First-Time Encounter with Bodies Makerere University 4 1

The study deals with the way the parts of humans, from molecules to bones, interact to form a functional unit. The class, which is held in an anatomy laboratory where the preserved bodies are kept, involves cutting open the different parts of the body for examination.
06:55
06:55

Olympia Hostel Suspends Custodian Over Sexual Harassment Allegations Makerere University 1

“It has been alleged that you have been involved in acts of sexual harassment against residents of Olympia Hostel. Following these allegations, management has decided to suspend you from work to pave way for thorough investigations,” Dr. Byamugisha’s letter reads.
17:09
17:09

High Costs of Water Blamed on Pollution Great Lakes region 2

The National Water and Sewerage Cooperation –NWSC spends on average 900 million shillings per month on chemicals to treat water making it approximately Shillings10.8billion annually expenses on water treatment chemicals.
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