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Fire Guts Girl's Dormitory at Rwakuba SS

The school chaplain Rev. Caleb Karabamu says fire broke out around 3:30am on Friday morning in a room where they had stored the property of female students.
girl’s dormitory. photo by Ronald Kabanza.
Fire has gutted the dormitory at Rwabukoba Secondary school in Rukungiri district reducing student’s property to ashes. 

The school chaplain Rev. Caleb Karabamu says fire broke out around 3:30am on Friday morning in a room where they had stored the property of female students.

 

Government closed schools nationwide as part of the Covid19 control measures. The affected property includes mattresses, suite cases, basins and jerrycans. 

 

According to Rev. Karabamu, police arrived at the scene at around 4:15am when all the property had been consumed by the fire. 

He however, says the officers helped to stop the fire from spreading to the next rooms. 

Rukungiri District Police Commander, Moses Nanoka, suspects the fire to have started from a short circuit.

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