Authorities in Northern Province have announced that Mungwi Technical Secondary School will not open on
Monday, January 23, 2018 due to poor sanitary conditions.
Provincial Minister, Brian Mundubile said the school will have to remain closed until the water and sewer system is improved.
Mr. Mundubile said an investigation carried out by a team of health experts revealed that the sanitation condition at the learning institution is not conducive for the pupils to be in school.
The Provincial Minister who also conducted a physical inspection at the school in the company of Malole Member of Parliament (MP) Christopher Yaluma and other government officials said the situation requires urgent attention.
He stated that the Ministry of General Education has already been informed over the development. Mr. Mundubile added that the decision of not opening the school is meant to protect the lives of pupils from the risk of acquiring any form of water borne diseases.
Mungwi, January 20, ZANIS