Dr Stella Nyanzi fired by Makerere University for insulting Mrs Museveni

Dr Stella Nyanzi fired by Makerere University for insulting Mrs Museveni

The controversial Makerere University research fellow, Dr Stella Nyanzi was first placed on a no-fly list usually reserved for terrorists & hardcore criminals and has now been sacked by Makerere University for insulting Uganda’s First Lady, Ms Janet Museveni who also doubles as the Education minister. Makerere University Appointments board on Friday said that the researcher […]

Chaos as Makerere students storm council meeting

Chaos as Makerere students storm council meeting

Students at Makerere University were on Friday afternoon involved in a cat and mouse chase after they attempted to enter and attend a crisis meeting at Uganda’s oldest institution. The students who were mobilized by Mr William Karamagi, the guild academic affairs minister are part of the over 400 whose names are missing on the […]

Makerere cancels exams over massive cheating at Law School

Makerere cancels exams over massive cheating at Law School

Makerere University School of Law has cancelled an examination over massive cheating by some desperate students. The exam was sat on Monday morning by 4th year students at the School of Law. Desperate students especially those who have done more than one retake were jubilating untill Mr Yusuf Nsibambi who teaches company law walked into […]

Makerere University to probe awarding of fake degrees

Makerere University to probe awarding of fake degrees

Makerere University is set to conduct an internal investigation into the many malpractices involved in the students’ marks allocation. This comes  after the disruptive closure of the university by president Museveni following a strike sparked by unpaid staff arrears. ALSO READ: Makerere is not a funeral, angry lecturers tell off opportunistic besigye Where it all started In 2014, […]

Makerere University Resilient Africa Network hosts legal cafe for Innovators

Makerere University Resilient Africa Network hosts legal cafe for  Innovators

Innovators often value their creations and their money. However, few of them understand how to appropriately protect these assets. Many of them are not familiar with the intellectual property laws of their countries which leave them vulnerable to challenges such as piracy, theft and copyright infringement with or without their knowledge. ResilientAfrica Network (RAN), an […]

MUK Student Desire Mirembe’s murder case to take off January 6

MUK Student Desire Mirembe’s murder case to take off January 6

  In July last year the whole nation was shocked at the gruesome murder of a 19-year old Desire Mirembe who was raped, murdered and her body dumped in a sugarcane plantation in Lugazi. Mirembe was doing language therapy at Makerere University. The Police investigated and concluded that her boyfriend Mathew Kirabo was responsible for […]

MAKERERE: Segirinya, Munyagwa detained at Wandegeya as Besigye battles Police

MAKERERE: Segirinya, Munyagwa detained at Wandegeya as Besigye battles Police

Lord Councillor Segirinya Muhammad and Controversial Kawempe Mayor Mubarak Munyagwa arrested as police tries to stop a section of FDC supporters from accessing Makerere University where they intend to hold a fundraising event for lecturers’ allowances in the hope of having the University opened. The duo are now detained at Wandegeya police station. Meanwhile FDC’s […]

Makerere VC’s cars to be auctioned over Shs. 56million debt

Makerere VC’s cars to be auctioned over Shs. 56million debt

Hard times have continued to hit the top leadership of East Africa’s oldest and biggest university, Makerere. The latest news reaching us reveals that the Kampala High Court’s Execution division has issued an order was to enable the bailiffs auction Makerere University Vice Chancellor Prof Ddumba Ssentamu’s car is set to be auctioned together with […]

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