Karamoja International University KARIU, the first university in Karamoja sub region is set to start lectures soon. The University located in Alerek Sub County, Abim district, along Abim- Kotido road, sits at Alerek Progressive Secondary School premises.
Suzan Kabahuma, a student studying metal fabrication says that government should provide support to the institute. She explains that without vocational training there would be no qualified support staff to work in the construction and mechanics sector.
The campaign involves the use of a mobile phone application which invigilators will use to verify each candidates index number and level of examination. Upon entering the candidates particulars as recorded by the school, the app will draw out a picture of the candidate registered in UNEB records.