UNBELIEVABLE: Makerere Students, administrators quiet as lecturers' strike enters day two

Lecturers at Makerere went on strike on Wednesday and stopped teaching both day and evening students, but it’s unbelievable how the university administration and students have since gone silent about the matter.

The lecturers are demanding for incentive arrears for the past eight months totaling to Shs 40 billion.

While meeting as Makerere University Academic Staff Association (Muasa) on Wednesday, the lecturers said they have been too patient with the administration which has always played ping-pong games, something that informed their decision.

Prof Abbas Kiyimba's health improves slightly

Doctors at South Africa-based Milpark hospital will tomorrow October 18 make a final decision on whether to carry out a surgery or liver transplant on Makerere’s literature professor, Abas Kiyimba.

Early this year, Prof Kiyimba’s veins ruptured, which forced blood to find alternative routes in his body. This led to the shrinking of his liver and excessive vomiting of blood. Doctors at Mulago hospital then referred him abroad for treatment.

How To Keep Long Distance Relationship Working With 4 Tips

When we fall in love, our expectations are high on hanging out with our lovers, being close to them, among other things.

But it is heart breaking when you are at the full brim of your love joy and your partner tells you that they are going far for work and it is going to take some time when the two of you are apart. Frankly speaking, it's a horrible moment when you've to learn to live a long distance relationship.