On Monday 10th January 2022, schools were reopened as per the President’s directive during his last presidential address.
However, there was a very low student turnout at most of the schools in most parts of Uganda.
Nankondo Primary School in Sembabule district, before the lockdown had a total of 489 pupils. On reopening up on Monday only 24 reported back.
According to reports, the teachers are not bothered and number of students who reported was worrying.