Thursday, 14 February 2008

All Quiet...Mak Sent Staff on 100m US Junket

Despite the hype campus remained quiet today. Students are apparently biding their time with the planned protest now likely to go ahead tomorrow. One thing for certain is that lecturers did not turn up to teach today despite the University Council's ultimatum. The academic union has suggested the deadlock could be broken by a promise to purchase sufficient teaching materials immediately, followed by negotiations over allowances and the pension fund raid in two months time.

In unrelated news it has emerged today that cash-strapped Makerere spent nearly 100 million shillings (~£30000) in September 2007 to send seven staff members to a junket in the United States...

1 comment:

Chrisjb said...

Keep your head down, J