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KYAMBOGO STAFF WRITE TO JANET MUSEVENI

Kyambogo University Senior Administrative Staff Association (KYUSASA) presented a letter to the minister of state for Higher Education and sports, Hon. John C. Muyingo seeking for an immediate invention in the Kyambogo University Vice Chancellor Vacuum, which members of KYUSASA are saying that the search process is dragging the University into un necessary expenditures for a fresh process to a substantive VC.

Jackson Betihamah, Chairman, Kyambogo University Senior Administrative Staff Association, who doubles as chairman, Public University Non-Teaching Staff Executive Forum (PUNTSEF) adds that Kyambogo University acting officials have hindered promotions of the both the Teaching and Non-teaching staffs because they are not substantive in their offices.

Jackson Betihamah, Chairman,Public Universities Non-Teaching Staff Executive Forum who doubles as a newly elected, chairperson, Kyambogo University Senior Administrative Staff Association (KYUSASA) says that their request for the minister’s invention follows un guided and un decisive university council over coming up with the final substantive Vice Chancellor.

SB……………Betihamah Jackson-Chairman PUNTSEF/KYUSASA

Betihamah adds that the current crisis at Kyambogo of not having the VC is also hindering promotions of both the teaching and non-teching staff something which is de-moralizing the staff, thus compromising their effectiveness at work.

SB……………Betihamah Jackson-Chairman PUNTSEF/KYUSASA

Jackson denied accusations from some members of the Non-teaching staff that he is politicizing the issue of Vice Chancellor because he is believed to be fronting one of the contestants on the position.

SB……………..Betihamah Jackson

Kyambogo University wrangles over the Vice Chancellor appointment remain uncertain as the earlier process was dumped claiming was un fair however, it is time that will tell.

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PARLIAMENTARY COMMISSION ASK COURT TO BLOCK MP's TAX REMITTANCES

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The parliamentary commission’s lawyer Citina Cherotich told court presided over

GOVERNMENT CLARIFIES ON ARV SHORTAGE

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Kahinda Otafire first lost to Capt. Kahonda in the Party Primaries

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These young democrats a young group of the Democratic party one

Election Observers Decry Electoral Violence

Kampala - A local body for Elections observers has decried the increased electoral violence that have threatened the credibility of the electoral process. In their monthly report, the Citizens’ Electoral Observer Network have profiled increased cases of electoral violence, especially in areas where the opposition is more grounded and strong.

SHEIKH KIRYA KILLER IDENTIFIED

By UTN Reporter

A Police officer attached to Special Investigation Unit Kireka, has told the International Crimes Division Court that Iga George William is the one of the 14 people suspected to be behind the killing of Shiekh Hassan Ibrahim Kirya.

KAWEESI MURDER: FORMER KAYIHURA AIDE RECALLED FROM ALGERIA

BY KENNEDY MUHIRE

Former personal assistant to the Inspector General Of Police now an attaché to the Algerian government Jonathan Baroza has been ordered to report back home to battle charges related to the murder of the former police spokes person Andrew Felix Kaweesi.

UNEB WITHHELD 4525 UCE 2017 RESULTS

BY Maria Eyoru

The Uganda National Examinations Board, UNEB has withheld 4,525 results on allegations relating to exams malpractice.

At least results from 33 Schools have been withheld.

According to the Examining Body, there has been a general improvement in the