Makerere Lecturers Barred From Official Travels

Makerere Lecturers Barred From Official Travels

By Serestino Tusingwire

The Minister of Education and Sports also the first lady, Janet Kataaha Museveni has suspended travels of Makerere University staff.

According to media reports, the minister sent out the directive to the university officials, barring them from travelling within and out the country.

Mrs. Museveni wrote to Dr. Charles Wanna Etyem, the Chairperson of Makerere University Council about the directive.

In the letter, the Janet stressed that in addition to what the university council passed in their recent seating, in implementation of the presidential directive to indefinitely close the university; the staff members must desist from making official inland and foreign travels.

The development comes days after University staff members were asked to hand in all University property, including cars and ordered to vacate university premises