Representatives from the ministries of education, health and other experts met yesterday(13th.August.2021) to discuss the possibilities of reopening education institutions.
Recently, President Yoweri Museveni had tagged the reopening of schools to the vaccination of all learners including those between 12 and 18 years.
However, over the past week, the government has been under pressure to look at other possible alternatives.
They argue that the desired vaccination plan might not be achieved any time soon due to the shortage of vaccines in the country.
The ICT and National Guidance Minister, Dr Chris Baryomunsi notes that authorities in the concerned ministries were currently locked in a meeting to look for possible solutions and strategies that might inform the reopening. Dr.Baryomunsi speaking…..
Dr Baryomunsi asked the teachers to put aside all the myths and misconceptions they had on the covid19 vaccines so that they go for vaccination as one of the steps towards the safe reopening of education institutions. END.