Sheema: Government Secondary School Teachers Strike over Delayed Salary

Date:

Share post:

Government Secondary School teachers in Sheema District have today on 26th October 2022, stormed the municipality offices of Sheema DistrictΒ  to demand for an explanation over delay in payment of September salaries.

According to teachers, the Ministry of Finance disbursed insufficient funds for the month of September which left some government employees not catered for.

β€œThe insufficient funds disbursed by the Finance Ministry to various districts did not cater for all categories of Government workers. So we are among those who have not been paid salary arrears for the month of September,” the teachers said.

The Chief Administrative Officer, Top Kikwaya who has assumed office for only one week and the Chairperson LCV Jemima Buhanda later met with the teachers at the district chambers. They promised to look into the issue and give them response by Friday which teachers agreed to.

In August this year, Government disbursed funds to various districts across the country to cater for wages of civil servants for the first quarter of the new financial year 2022/23.

spot_img

Related articles

π„π—ππ‹πŽπ‘π„π‘ 𝐍𝐄𝐖𝐒 π‘πŽπ”ππƒπ”π

ISSUE 190 EVENING EDITION JANUARY 27, 2023 Β  Β  Β  Β πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬ http://explorer.co.ug/ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬Β  More learners embracing UPE- Minister Janet Museveni πŸ“Œ Speaking at the...

The Unity Exhibited in Handling Covid19 Best Tool to Curb Homosexuality

The allegations of same sex vice have left different institutions in a state of panic including, schools, churches,...

β€˜Corruption shall be Stamped Out of Uganda’  President Museveni Β 

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has vowed to take serious action against corrupt government officials as a means of...

BREAKING NEWS: UNEB Releases PLE Results; Over 700,000 Pass Examinations

The Minister of Education and Sports, First lady Janet K Museveni has today 27th January 2023, released the...