Kibaale district education department has received a printing press equipment for printing tests and other scholastic materials. The equipment that was handed over to the Internal Affairs state, Matia Kasaija on Friday was donated by Humanity First International, Uganda. The organization Chairman board of trustees, Zahid Inayatullah who is also the Amir and Missionary In charge of Ahmadiyya Muslim Association Uganda handed over the items.
The acquisition of the printing press which was donated to Kibaale Education department would relieve Head teachers in both Primary and Secondary Schools in the district from the burden of traveling to Kampala to print examination papers, reducing excessive costs for examinations faced by students, parents and Head teachers. Any center within Kibaale district can now benefit from these facilities. Hence, there would be great improvement of the academic standard for schools.Said Kasaija during the handover
He pledged proper use of the equipment to improve education standards in the district. Inayatullah said the printing press would ensure uniformity in examination papers in primary and students at different levels of education.
After realizing the excessive costs for examination papers faced by students, parents and head teachers, Humanity first Uganda decided to help.Inayatullah said.
He also said the organization has also supported internationally displaced persons in north and eastern Uganda by donating medicine, food and clothing.