Involve us in budget, Uasu tells State
SEE ALSO :Varsity dons issue fresh strike threatRBA reckons Uasu had opened talks with vice chancellors of the unnamed universities to work on a remedial plan to clear the arrears estimated at Sh5 billion. Yesterday, Dr Wasonga told the Sunday Standard after he met Education PS Belio Kipsang and senior ministry officials that although they had won the battle on pension schemes, they were yet to succeed as well on the collective bargaining agreement (CBA). In future, Dr Wasonga wants Uasu involved in the budget making each financial year. "We need to work closely with universities in making the budget to ensure they appropriate enough money for salaries and research,’’ Dr Wasonga said, adding that the current budget process was ‘"opaque. "We have always demanded for better pay ...more money for scientific research but what we get is too paltry to call,’’ said Dr Wasonga.
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