By Barak Tukashaba
Students of Kinyasano girl’s high school in Rukungiri district have
staged a demonstration protesting against the new head teacher, Mrs. Audrey Kwikiriza.
Students started their demonstration today march 7, 2018 early morning at around 5:00am. They moved from their school premises to the diocese at St. Emmanuel cathedral
Kinyasano to meet the Bishop to address their grievances.
According to students, they lack teachers for ICT, Chemistry
and physics, poor quality meals adding that the latrines are full.
One of the concerned students who preferred anonymity said that they are tired of eating poor quality posho and beans, the head teacher is always cruel to them and their parents.
The North Kigezi Bishop Benon Magezi told students to keep calm as he first investigates their grievances with the administration.
He also promised students that he will meet both the students’ leaders and school administration to solve the problems escalating within the school premises.
However when the head teacher of the school Mrs. Audrey kwikiriza was contacted on telephone by www.mknewslink.com Reporter in Rukungiri, she said that they are handling students’ issues internally.
Source: www.mknewslink.com; a western Uganda news website.