The Department of Journalism and Communication has submitted a proposal to the 81st Students’ Guild Speaker to take over management of The Makererean, the official university paper.
In a letter to the Guild Speaker dated 1st October and copied to the University Chancellor, Vice Chancellor, Chairman University Council and other top officials, Dr. William Tayeebwa, Chair of department said that the journalism department has capacity to run the newspaper for both commercial and training purposes.
Makerere University National Resistance Movement (NRM) chapter members yesterday spent morning hours cleaning Makerere University, Wandegeya and the neighboring suburbs.
under the theme “Yellow Saturday Reloaded, the group of enthused Makerere students led by Opoya Michael, former guild president contestant on the party ticket on donned in red gowns on top of yellow NRM T-shirts moved in and around Makerere university carrying out general cleaning.
Makerere University Public Relations Officer Ritah Namisango has said that the University Council has not suspended the tuition fees payment policy as earlier communicated by the students’ leaders.
“The makerere university council has endorsed the extension of the deadline for payment of fees and registration. For semester1, 2015/2016 Academic year, payment will be effected until the 12th week of the semester,” Namisango said in a press statement today evening.