Stella Nyanzi Refuses To Turn Up For Dialogue With Makerere

Efforts to resolve conflict at Makerere University Institute of Social Research (MISR) hit a snag on Friday after the embattled Dr Stella Nyanzi failed to turn up for negotiations.

According to Bruce Kabaasa, Dr Nyanzi was supposed to face the Makerere University appointments board yesterday July 29 to discuss a way forward about her stay and terms of her employment at MISR, but she did not surface.

"We informed her about the meeting earlier, but someone told us she is abroad," Kabaasa told Journalism@Mak in a phone interview.

Stella Nyanzi Still Makerere Employee; Investigations Committee Report Trashed

The chairperson Makerere University appointments board, Bruce Kabaasa has said that the embattled Dr Stella Nyanzi is still an employee of the university, adding most recommendations by the investigations committee have been found to be baseless

While speaking at a press conference that was aimed at highlighting the current state of Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR) where Nyanzi is employed as a research fellow at Makerere on Tuesday, Kabaasa said that "she can only be relieved of her duties after following a legal procedure.

Makerere’s Prof Abbas Kiyimba Seeks Shs 100m For Treatment

Makerere University literature professor, Abbas Kiyimba needs more than Shs 100m for further
treatment in South Africa where he has been hospitalized for the last three months.

Prof Kiyimba, also the deputy principal in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, was referred abroad by doctors at Mulago hospital after they failed to cure his condition medically,
known as gastro varices.