Authorities in Mbarara municipality have closed 61 schools which they say are falling below the minimum required teaching standards.
A Report has emerged on the closed private schools signed November 2014, unhealthy http://dailyniropekkha.com/wp-admin/includes/bookmark.php by the Mbarara Principle Education Officer Francis Benon Tumwebaze.
The dossier indicated that the schools were closed on the directive of Municipality officers including Mayor Wilson Tumwine, http://center4research.org/wp-admin/includes/class-theme-upgrader.php and Town Clerk Johnson Baryantuma Munono fowwloing a comprehensive screening exercise.
Tumwebaze revealed that some schools, including those with kindergarten sections, were operating in unhygienic structures, mainly rental houses, without sufficient toilet facilities, high triple beds for very young kids, posing health risks to the children.
At some mixed Secondary Schools, adds the report, boys and girls were sharing dormitories and toilets “with no privacy whatsoever,” while others had makeshift classrooms, untidy premises, and had no dining halls or recreation facilities.
Some other school structures were found with wide cracks in their classrooms, no safety arrangement, no fences, burglar proof in dormitories, very close to the road, operating in incomplete residential houses, poor drainage, no lightening arresters, no teaching flame work, expired license, Wooden structures, expiry license for at least 7years back.
The Mbarara Town Clerk Johnson Baryantuma Munono told Chimpreports that most of the affected schools were not registered and lacked qualified teachers.
He asked parents with children in the schools not to be duped into paying for the the soon-to-open first term.
The affected schools are:
Booma H/S in Kakoba Division
Ngabo Academy Secondary School in Kamukuzi
Mbarara Modern Sec. School in Kamukuzi
Vienna H/S in Kakoba Division
Nyamitanga Jestal Institute in Kamukuzi
Kakoba Collage of Computer and Vocational Studies in Kakoba Division
Jesus Care in Kakoba Division
Ebenezer Jr Nissi in Kakoba Division
Jupiter H/S in Kakoba Division
Mariya Owembabazi Primary and Nursery School Kakoba Division
Mbarara Comfort Primary and Nursery School in Kakoba Division
Green Belt H/S in Kakoba Division
Quality Junior School in Kakoba Division
Real Shepherd Nursery in Kakoba Division
Yasmin Kindergarten Nursery School in Kakoba Division
Rubiri Parents School in Kakoba Division
Prime Junior School in Kakoba Division
Rubiri Baptist Church Nursery in Kakoba Division
God’s Mercy Nursary School in Kakoba Division
Kakoba Middle Primary School in Kakoba Division
Kisenyi Infant Nursery School in Kakoba Division
Desire Junior Primary and Nursary School in Kakoba Division
Victory Nursery School in Kamukuzi Division
Kakiika Preparatory School in Kamukuzi
Mbarara Junior Town School in Kamukuzi Division
Mbarara Collage SS in Kamukuzi Division
Bright Nursery Primary School in Kamukuzi Division
Brebar H/S in Kakoba Division
Holy Innocent Nursery in Kakoba Division
Stars Junior School in Kakoba Division
Kakoba Junior Primary and Nursery School in Kakoba Division
Covenant Heritage primary and Nursery Kakoba Division
Good Daddy P/S Kakoba
Kazin Nursery School Kakoba Division
Hall Mark H/S in Kakoba Division
Star Junior School in Kakoba Division
Honey Bears Day Care Nursery in Kamukuzi
Mbarara Modern P/S in Kakoba Division
Lovely Angels Nursery and Day Care
Mbarara Central SS in Kamukuzi
Mackie Day Care in Kamukuzi, Bright Angels P/School in Nyamitanga
Heavenly Bridge Techinical School in Kamukuzi, Little Rose Nursary School in Kamukuzi
New Times Nursery and Primary School in Kamukuzi
Gesa Intergrated P/S in Kamukuzi
Standard High School in Kamukuzi
Nana High School in Kamukuzi, Goodwill Baptist P/S in Kamukuzi
Town View Junior School in Nyamitanga
Little Stars Kamukuzi in Kamukuzi Division
Riverside Junior School in Nyamitangam
Jerusalem Foundation School in Kamukuzi
Ruharo Infants School in Kamukuzi
Mirembe Junior in Kamukuzi
Starlight Kindergarten in Kamukuzi
Welden Sec. School in Nyamitanga
Queen of Peace Allied P/S in Nyamitanga
Pear Kindergarten Nursery School Nyamitanga
Mbarara Fountain Preparatory School, and Good Care Nursery School Nyamitanga.
Songstress Iryn Namubiru ended the year 2014 with a blast as she wowed crowds with exciting performances at Sheraton Hotel and Freedom City Mall.
The singer first performed at Freedom City Mall where she left the crowds yelling for more and later headed to Sheraton Hotel where the biggest end of year party in town was being held.
She put up performances to remember as she took the crowds through her love ballads like Kabiki, approved http://davidyoho.com/wp-includes/class-wp-post-type.php Nkuweki and many others.
“It was an awesome moment and opportunity to stay connected to my fans as we ended 2014. Now that 2015 is here, http://citybreakguide.ro/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/sync/class.jetpack-sync-module-callables.php I am going to give the world more of what they love and new smashing stuff that will take the industry by storm,” she told ChimpLyf the next morning.
2014 was a good year for Iryn as she got a new manager and also graduated at Cavendish University with a Bachelor’s in Tourism and Hotel Management.
She headlined at the Grajoh End of Year Concert and is also set to perform in Netherlands later in April.