Wage Bill Ways Down on Makerere University


Makerere University is weighed down by its huge wage bill, taking up to 80% of the university’s income. According to the University Deputy Vice Chancellor Finance and Administration, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe who insists the university is choking in debts because of reduced number of students.
University officials say the university is spending most of the money collected on its 3,200 members of staff;