DP Backs Teachers' Strike

viagra 60mg geneva; font-size: small; line-height: 200%;”>Sewungu further warned that the teachers will not enter class as the new term begins on Monday if their grievances are not fully sorted by government.

pills geneva; font-size: small;”>The legislator further called upon government to clarify on the promise made by the Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi to teachers about the 50 percent increase which would be effected in three stages of 15 percent to 20 percent and later 15 percent every financial year.


“I must emphasize that we have networked everywhere and on Monday all teachers will not teach,” vowed Sewungu.

Sewungu therefore called upon teachers to persist with their strike if they are to achieve their demands from government.

“It’s now or never for the teachers. The government we have is just like a wheelbarrow that needs to be just pushed so as to achieve something,” noted the legislator.

Sewungu however warned members of parliament and the RDCs not to intimidate and threaten the teachers as they begin their strike next week.

This comes a few days after teachers under their organization UNATU vowed not to return to work as the new term begins next week blaming government for not honoring its promise of raising their salaries by 20 percent.

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