State Minister for Higher Education, Dr.Muyingo J.C as warned all Head teachers in the country against abnormally increasing school fees when schools reopen in January.
During ISBAT University’s 14th graduation, the minister urged head teachers not to increase school fees in January next year.
He hinted that parents shouldn’t be bothered these abrupt increase in school fees.
“We should not take advantage of the current situation to exploit parents. We are not expecting any school fees increase. No body should be asked to pay beyond what was approved by the board of governors.” Dr.Muyingo said.
While at Kololo Independence grounds during the Ministry of Education sector performance review, Minister of Education Janet Museveni also warned head teachers of private schools against the same.
“If a school’s board of governors suggests an increment, the minutes of meeting should be sent to the Ministry of education permanent secretary for approval.” the minister said.
Parents are urged to seek for more assistance with the Ministry incase of any irregularities.