Ayer Seed Senior Secondary school in Kole district has been closed indefinitely over a violent students strike. Ahmed Musana, the Kole District Police Commander, says 12 students believed to be the masterminds of the strike are in custody at Kole Central Police Station.
Musa Kayongo, the Rakai District Police Commander, says he met with the school administration on Tuesday and discussed how the school can operate peacefully. According to Kayongo, he also counseled the students and apologized on behalf of the force for the shooting, which left their colleagues nursing injuries.
Kampala University Vice Chancellor Prof Badru Kateregga says Busulwa is culpable of inciting violence at the institution. In the suspension letter authored by Kateregga, it is noted that the University Campus was peaceful until started influencing students into striking.
Students Booma International School in booma Mbarara have rioted and destroyed school property.The riot was in protest over the decision by the school administration to allegedly imposed a head prefect not voted by the students.