Higher Education Minister Professor Nkandu Luo says she suspended student unions because they only talked about bursaries when they went to her office instead of addressing other issues. And Luo says all student bursary allowances for the academic year 2016 and 2017 have been paid off. In Parliament yesterday during the oral answer session, Monze Central UPND member of parliament Jack Mwimbu asked how the minister would have a normal dialogue with the students after banning unions. “Mr Speaker, I would like to find out from the minister, having made a decision to ban student unionism at universities and other higher institutes of education, how she expects to have normal dialogue with the students when there is no student representatives…...

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