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EDUCATION

Why First Year Students May Not Join Universities As It Has Been The Norm ~Opinion

The 2020 Kenya Certificate Of Secondary Education are expected to join their various Universities and colleges according to their placement which was completed few days ago by the Kenya University and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS). It has been like a norm for all first year University students to join their school of choice as early as from August, this has been witnessed in almost every public university.

  5 months ago ago
Why First Year Students May Not Join Universities As It Has Been The Norm ~Opinion

EDUCATION

Moi University School of Medicine Dons Issues Strike Notice

Moi University is one of the top prominent government learning institutions that provide different courses such as medicine, education, agricultural extension, teaching and engineering. Every year, the university churns out a good number of graduates who specialize in different disciplines. Teaching is expected to be paralyzed in Moi university, school of medicine following the announcement of the strike notice that will start one week from now if the university management will not pay the dons their allowances.

  2 months ago ago
Moi University School of Medicine Dons Issues Strike Notice

EDUCATION

All is Not Well in Moi University as Lectures Now Demands The Closure of The Institution

Moi University staff workers and lectures have claimed that they want the institution closed for two years and the dismissal of the Vice Chancellor Professor Kosgey from the institution. [Photo Courtesy] According to University Academic Staff Union Secretary General Dr. Wesonga, the closing of the public university will enable the government to institute structural reforms and give them a financial and managerial facelift.

  2 months ago ago
All is Not Well in Moi University as Lectures Now Demands The Closure of The Institution

EDUCATION

Good News To University Students, UASU Suspends Nationwide Strike

The University Academic Staff Union (UASU) has officially suspended the intended strike. The strike was supposed to kick off today following salary arrears going back up to 12 months. Through their secretary general Janepha Kumba communicated that they have decided to give the government more time.

  4 months ago ago
Good News To University Students, UASU Suspends Nationwide Strike

EDUCATION

TSC Wants Teaching Courses Scrapped Off From the Kenyan Universities, See Why

Teachers play key vital roles in the country as they are perceived to be learned and they are mandated in instilling knowledge and skills to the young one both in primary and secondary schools. The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) is the only government agency that deals with the recruitment, transferring, promoting and dismissing teachers in Kenya.

  8 months ago ago
TSC Wants Teaching Courses Scrapped Off From the Kenyan Universities, See Why

EDUCATION

Blow to Public University Lecturers as Government Refuses to Push Retirement Age

Kenya is an independent nation that values education. The government of Kenya through the ministry of education, it has set up three levels of education namely primary, secondary and tertiary institutions. There are top government universities in Kenya such as Nairobi, Moi, Kenyatta, Maseno and Masinde Muliro University. The University Academic Staff Union (UASU) has received a big blow after the labour Court declined their request to push the retiring age from 60 to 70 years. The labour Court ruled out claiming

  1 year ago ago
Blow to Public University Lecturers as Government Refuses to Push Retirement Age

EDUCATION

Learning to be Paralyzed in Public Universities as UASU Makes the Following Announcement

The republic of Kenya is divided into three levels namely the primary, secondary and tertiary institutions. These institution require enough teaching personnel that is trained to enhance the teaching and learning process. Learning is set to be paralyzed in public universities namely Kisii, Egerton, Kenyatta and Moi as the lecturers have given a notice of downing down their tools if the government will not pay their May salary in time.

  7 months ago ago
Learning to be Paralyzed in Public Universities as UASU Makes the Following Announcement

EDUCATION

BREAKING, University Academic Staff Union (UASU) has called off a strike notice scheduled today

UASU through its secretary Constantine Wasonga has given an immediate update on the strike that was scheduled to commence today. UASU stakeholders lead by Constantine Wasonga (middle ) The lecturers have been advocating for salary adjustments from the Sh10 billion deal negotiated under the 2013-2017 collective bargaining agreement.

  4 months ago ago
BREAKING, University Academic Staff Union (UASU) has called off a strike notice scheduled today

EDUCATION

Government Suffers A Big Blow As The Following Educational News Emerge

The government of Kenya is now delt a big blow following the trending educational news. The government has been having trouble due to claims from the country civil servants and other government workers who demand salaries increment. Kenya, being a developing Country unlike other countries that are stable may not be able to increase the salaries to the state which they demand.

  7 months ago ago
Government Suffers A Big Blow As The Following Educational News Emerge

EDUCATION

Good News To Egerton University Students As Lecturers Withdrew From Tomorrow's Strike

Good news to students in Egerton University after new details emerge revealing that the institution will not participate in the strike which is expected to start tomorrow Monday, 30th August. This is after a state of disagreement which is still in existence between the university lecturers and the board in charge of Universities, University Academic Staff Union, UASU over payment issues.

  4 months ago ago
Good News To Egerton University Students As Lecturers Withdrew From Tomorrow's Strike

EDUCATION

Looming Disruption Of Learning In All Public Universities As Universities Staffs Threatens Strike.

Looming Disruption Of Learning In All Public Universities As Universities Staffs Threatens Strike. Thursday, 17th June 2021, Nairobi Kenya. There's a major looming disruption of learning in all Kenyan public Universities in the next few days as the University Academic Staff Union (UASU) have now threatened to go on strike over unpaid salaries.

  7 months ago ago
Looming Disruption Of Learning In All Public Universities As Universities Staffs Threatens Strike.

EDUCATION

Lecturers strike kick-off at Egerton University over Covid-19 pay cut.

Learning at Egerton University was disrupted Thursday after more than 500 lecturers made good their threat to down their tools. Last week, the University Academic Staff Union(UASU) issued a seven-day ultimatum to the university to pay their dues without cuts that were introduced after the coronavirus pandemic hit the country

  2 months ago ago
Lecturers strike kick-off at Egerton University over Covid-19 pay cut.

EDUCATION

Blow To Tutors As Court Rules Out The Following

The Labour Relations Court has denied University Lecturers request to have them retire at the age of 75 years. They wanted the retirement age harmonized because each public institution is having different time of exiting the universities. According to the University Academic Staff Union (UASU) National Chairman, each university implemented retirement age internally which ranged from 65 to 75 years. Because of that, they wanted retirement age harmonized and raised to 75 years. But the Labour Relations Court through

  1 year ago ago
Blow To Tutors As Court Rules Out The Following

EDUCATION

Learning to be interrupted in the next 7 days in all Universities after this announcement was made.

All high learning institutions in Kenya (Universities) to stop their learning in the next Seven days. University Academic Staff Union (U.A.S.U) this is the body that is responsible to Advocate for needs of all Staffs in all Universities in kenya. University Academic Staff Union has issued a seven day strike.

  5 months ago ago
Learning to be interrupted in the next 7 days in all Universities after this announcement was made.

EDUCATION

Huge Blow To University Students As Lecturers Send This Stern Warning, Set To Strike On This Day

Lecturers in the republic of Kenya has threatened to go on strike as from Monday, 30th of August following their claims that the board identified as University Academic Staff Union (UASU) has failed to fulfill the agreement they had made concerning their rights and services. This could bring another tension amongst learners in Universities since learning activities might be forced to stop thus affecting learning programs in all universities in the republic of Kenya.

  5 months ago ago
Huge Blow To University Students As Lecturers Send This Stern Warning, Set To Strike On This Day

EDUCATION

Thumbs Up Happiness In Egerton University As lectures Withdraw From Strike Tomorrow

Good news to students of Egerton University after new emerge revealing that the institution will not participate in the strike which is expected to start tomorrow Monday, 30th of August. This is followed a state of disagreement which is still continuing between the university lecturers and the board in charge of Universities, University Academic Staff Union, UASU over salary issues.

  4 months ago ago
Thumbs Up Happiness In Egerton University As lectures Withdraw From Strike Tomorrow

EDUCATION

University Academic Staff Union Call For Strike Failure For The University To Pay May Salaries

University Academic Staff Union wants universities across the country to pay staff their May salaries failure to which they call for a strike. The union further asked the government to increase the capitation rates sent to universities saying it may be the factor in the continued delay to pay staff.

  7 months ago ago
University Academic Staff Union Call For Strike Failure For The University To Pay May Salaries

EDUCATION

Reprieve To Universities Students As Lecturers Suspends Their Demonstration or Strikes.

Many universities students were in shiver as their lecturers send a stun Warning to the authority incharge concerning their salary.The demonstration was suspected to commence today but luckily enough the body incharge of lecturers have agreed to suspend it for further negotiation. University Academic Staff Union Secretary-General Constantine Lecturers have suspended the planned nationwide strike that was scheduled to start today.

  4 months ago ago
Reprieve To Universities Students As Lecturers Suspends Their Demonstration or Strikes.

EDUCATION

Good News to Universities Students As UASU Suspends Lecturers Strike

It's a dream of every university student to go study and complete his studies in time. However after disruptions occasioned by Covid-19 pandemic in the country, Universities students were starring at another possible disruption this time due to lectures strikes. University Academic Staff Union UASU had called on nationwide lecturers strike early last week.

  4 months ago ago
Good News to Universities Students As UASU Suspends Lecturers Strike

EDUCATION

Blow to university lecturers after this court ruling

The university lecturers have suffered a major blow after the Labour court declined their request to retire at 75 years.The lecturers wanted their retirement age harmonised, saying each institution is presently implementing a different time of exiting the universities for their lecturers. University Academic staff Union (UASU) in their quest to change retirement age from 60 argued that each institution has internally agreed retirement age which ranged between 65-75 years. All members of Kenya universities staff

  1 year ago ago
Blow to university lecturers after this court ruling