Janet Museveni and Stella Nyanzi

Makerere Issues Fresh Summons to Stella Nyanzi for Insulting First Lady Janet Museveni

The Makerere University Appointments Board has issued fresh summons for controversial lecturer Dr Stella Nyanzi for insulting first lady Janet Museveni. According to summons sent to Nyanzi on October 18, the lecturer and researcher faces charges of  using abusive and insulting language on her Facebook account against Mrs Museveni, also the

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Jennifer Musisi Ssemakula

What Jennifer Musisi Achieved as KCCA ED in Seven Years

Jennifer Musisi will officially leave the office of the executive director of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) in December after serving for just over seven years. In a letter informing President Yoweri Museveni of her resignation, Musisi gave a summary of what she achieved while in office. Musisi’s summary touches on her

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Graduates Asked to be of Good Character to Succeed in Life

Kabale University graduates have been asked to be of good character, teachable, open to learning and hardworking if they are to succeed in life. Speakers at the third part of the 19th graduation ceremony of Uganda Christian University held at its Bishop Barham University College (BBUC) in Kabale on Friday, October 05,

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University Students Brainstorm on Sexuality as RHU Marks World Sexual Health Day

Organized by Reproductive Health Uganda a non-governmental organization that champions and enables universal access to rights based on Sexual,reproductive health and rights (SRHR )information and services, it was the Inter-university dialogue on sexuality that was held on Saturday September  22nd in commemoration of the World Sexual Health Day at the Makerere

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Makerere VC Nawangwe Suspends GRC Over Anonymous Social Media Posts

Makerere University Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe has suspended a member of the Guild Representative Council (GRC) over social media messages and publications. Frank Bwambale, the chief editor of the University's main publication (The Makererean) was sent home following a strike that broke out at the University on Monday morning as

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PHOTOS: Heavy Police Deployment as Makerere Students Go on Strike

Police has Monday morning deployed heavily around Makerere University following a students’ strike that broke out this morning. Unconfirmed reports indicate that students are protesting the increase in tuition that was passed at a few weeks ago. “Students are chanting ‘fees must fall’,” said one of the sources around the University. “Most schools

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Makerere Student Arrested for Staging Own Kidnap, Asking for Ransom from Friends

Police in Nansana has arrested a 23 year old Makerere University student for allegedly faking her own kidnap and demanding a five millions ransom from her friends. The student has been identified as Jane Francis Nampijja, a resident of Nsumbi, Kyebando in  Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District. Nampijja allegedly disappeared from home on

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