NEWS– The Minister of Education and Sports Hon Janet Kataha Museveni has appointed Prof Samuel Kyamanywa to head the taskforce management committee for establishment of Bunyoro University as a Public University.
According to a letter dated 7th June 2022, Minister Kataha Museveni informed Prof Kyamanywa that he had been appointed to serve as the chairperson of the taskforce management committee to establish Bunyoro University as a Public University.
Mrs Museveni informed Prof Kyamanywa, who has been an Associate Professor at Makerere University that by virtue of his appointment, he will henceforth carry duties of a Vice Chancellor in accordance with the University and Other Tertiary Institutions Act 2001 as Amended.
The Minister informed Prof Kyamanywa that his term of office will be for 12 months starting 1st July 2022 until he accomplishes his task.
Mrs Museveni also informed Prof Kyamanywa that after legal processes of starting the University are completed, appointment of University officers will be effected by the University in accordance with the law.
The letter was copied to the Minister of State for Higher Education, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education and Sports and Makerere University Vice-Chancellor.
Here below is the appointing letter signed by Minister of Education and Sports Hon Janet Kataha Museveni.