Eleven individuals, together with youngsters, have been killed in fireplace outbreak at a college in a rural group simply outdoors Uganda’s capital, Kampala, a police official mentioned Tuesday.
Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire mentioned the in a single day incident occurred at a college for the blind within the district of Mukono, providing no extra particulars.
Fireplace incidents at colleges have been a reason behind concern for training officers within the East African nation.
Two dormitories at a distinguished boarding faculty in Kampala had been destroyed in separate incidents in 2020. Nobody was damage.
In 2008, 19 college students had been killed in a nighttime fireplace outbreak at a boarding faculty for grade schoolers close to Kampala in 2008.