Minister of State for Higher Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Professor Sandy Stevens Tickodri-Togboa has decried the kind of graduates produced by universities arguing that there is a mismatch between graduates and what the world requires
Speaking at the opening day of “5th Annual Open Day and Fashion” held on Friday at College Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT), Makerere University Kampala, he said that students should be taught more practical than theories.
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.