A total of 41 schools to be closed in Fort Portal this month

A total of 41 schools and higher institutions of learning in Fort Portal municipality face closure this month for operating illegally.

Kabarole District RDC Stephen Asiimwe confirms receiving a letter signed by the town Paul Omok directing his office to take immediate action.

Asiimwe says the schools have no operational licenses, operate in non conducive environment whereas others possess provisional licenses that expired.

He adds that some institutions of higher learning/colleges have unqualified lecturers and tutors.

Story by

Steven Ainganiza

February 25 2015