According to Okello who heads the resource mobilization committee, they opted for Don Bosco Atede because they have the facilities needed by the health department and also do not have any candidates who are easting examinations this year.
The Omoro district COVID-19 taskforce has moved it's quarantine
center from Opit Secondary School to Don Bosco Atede Secondary School.
Since schools will reopen on October 15th after the COVID-19 lockdown, the taskforce opted to shift to give room to management of Opit Secondary School to re-organise before opening.
Douglas Peter Okello, the district LCV chairperson Omoro
district says the relocation will be done this week to allow the fumigation exercise of
the school to be carried out ahead of the resumption of classes for
candidates in October.
According to Okello who heads the resource mobilization committee, they opted for Don Bosco Atede because
they have the facilities needed by the health department and because the school will not re-open yet because they don't have candidates this year.
Nwoya district last month closed its quarantine center at
John Pope Paul VI Secondary School Anaka after failing to feed suspects under
quarantine. The district is currently treating three cases at Anaka general
Uganda has registered over 7,000 COVID-19 cases and recorded 71 deaths.
Michael Ojok is a multi-channel reporter based in Gulu district (Northern Uganda). He is interested in humanitarian stories, culture, conflict, peace, environment, health and education.