Makerere University has suspended Edward Kisuze for allegedly harassing a female student in his office.
Kisuze, a senior administrative assistant in the Academic Registrar’s Department, was reported to police by the student who said she was sexually harassed by a man in Room 507.
The student identified as as Njoroge Racheal Njeri says the man kissed her private parts forcefully.
To get evidence, she took a selfie as there was no camera in the room. A photo of the selfie has been shared on various media platforms.
The Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor William Bazeyo said Kisuze had been suspended from university service on half pay with immediate effect to allow a smooth investigation into allegations.
“I hereby suspend you from university service on half pay with immediate effect to allow a smooth investigation into the matter. You are strongly advised to desist from any access to the senate building premises and interactions with students of Makerere University until investigations are completed.”
He was arrested and is being held at Wandegeya police station.