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Museveni Postpones Reopening Of Schools As Uganda’s COVID-19 Cases Surge

Museveni Postpones Reopening Of Schools As Uganda’s COVID-19 Cases Surge

Education, FEATURED
By Keefa Nuwahereza President Yoweri Museveni has suspended the reopening of schools, universities and other educational institutions as a result of the increasing numbers of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections. The decision to halt the reopening of all educational institutions was carried a resolution by the Cabinet Meeting that  sat at State House, Entebbe, on Monday September 14th, 2020, during which  the President concurred with the National COVID-19 Taskforce that it was not advisable to reopen schools at such a time. Our sources at State House reveal that officials on the National COVID-19 Taskforce  advised government that given the current situation and upsurge in number of infections, reopening schools, universities and tertiary institution might lead to spo...