When the President Museveni announced measures to combat the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, educational institutions were the first ones to be affected. many private school teachers are left helpless.
Ever since school were closed at a rush due to COVID-19, The private school teachers park home without any salary. Many of them are married with with kids but as the situation is currently many of them are languishing in hungry at home.
Their situation is made worst with the lockdown in that, they could not go out and work to get one or two things to feed their family. The teachers in government schools have no problem as the government still pays them but teachers in private schools are left helpless since March. No one seems to give a second thought to such categories of workers in the country who have lost their work due to the pandemic.
Many of them are hoping that the government will come to their rescue either in the for of relief material or stipend. As they are not being remembered by the government.