Entebbe-Kampala Expressway contractors China Communicaitons Construction Company (U) Ltd (CCCC) have donated 10m UGX to the Luuka Education Special Projects Programme, TheUgandan has learnt.
According to the office of By Hon Esther Mbayo Women Member Of Parliament For Luuka District and Minister for Tthe Presidency, the money will go towards provision of scholastic material to the students of Luuka District. The hand over happened at The Presidents and the money was delivered to Hon Mbayo last week during a meeting with Mr. Zheng Biao, country manager CCCC, Uganda.
The target of the project is to ensure that all the 7900 pupils expected to sit their PLE in 2018 receive 1 dozen of exercise books each, a mathematical set, as well as extend support to each of the 88 selected beneficiary government aided schools with School Chalk, Pass PLE Pamphlets, text books and among other items.
It is expected that through this special Impact Education Project, performance of our children will be able to further improve from the 2.02% pupils who passed last year to 5% this year.
“This project was designed to be implemented in collaboration with the private sector to supur education transformation of Luuka District in supplement of Government of Uganda’s efforts to ensure equality education for all,” Hon. Mbayo revealed.