By Watchdog reporter
Traditional boys school Makobore High has decided to take a new path of admitting girls effective beginning of term one in February.
The school which is located in Rukungiri district,western Uganda has been changed to a mixed a school which is going to facilitate girls but as day scholars.
The decision was reached on Saturday by the founding body, the Diocese of North Kigezi following the overwhelming reduction in the student enrollment in the recent past.
The Chairperson of the Makobore High School Board of Governors who doubles as the Bishop North Kigezi Dioecese Rt. Rev. Benon Magezi said the decision was reached due to the alarming decline in numbers of students in the school.
“The girls will all be day scholars. Ofcourse they will take share the dining hall with the boys for meals. But we have asked that other facilities like the washrooms and human resource staff relevant for girls be put in place,” Rt. Rev. Magezi stated.