Three Arrested During Fees Protests at Makerere University
According to the police the three students were arrested for "unlawful assembly" and protesting against the 15% tuition increment proposed by the university council. The students have rejected the increment saying the guild leadership proposed the tuition increment without consulting students and their guild representatives.
Monitor, 6 July 2018
Makerere University students have rejected the 15 per cent tuition increment as proposed by their guild leadership. Read more »
Police arrest Makerere University students who were addressing a press conference at the institution’s campus in Kampala.
Monitor, 2 July 2018
Makerere University student's leadership has agreed on the proposal by the university council to increase tuition by only 15% in the coming academic year 2018/2019. Read more »
Monitor, 19 April 2018
Makerere University management yesterday suspended its earlier decision to increase fees for selected programmes to end the three-day strike staged by students. Read more »