GOVT TO RELEASE K95 MILLION IN UNIVERSITY FUNDING
Date: 9th Jan, 2017
Government will fund UPNG – K40 million, Unitech – K35 million, UOG – K20 million as learned today.
Chief Secreary assured the media that all three government universties will be receiving funding as of today.
Mr Lupari called on the management of the three universities to refrain from misleading the general population in the country.
It was reported last week that Unitech and UPNG threatened to cancel the 2017 academic year lack due to lack of government funding.
He urged the three tertiary institutions to live within their means and avoid unplanned spending.
Mr Lupari congratulated the new 2017 university intakes and encouraged the continuing students to pursue their dreams through education