Honesty open doors for South Sudanese students sitting for UCE Exams in Arua.

South Sudanese student doing Science practicals during Uganda National Exams at Arua Secondary School. Picture by Oscar Kermundu. 07 November 2019

Due to the continued shrinking economic situation in South Sudan caused by the ongoing crisis, students who continue pursuing their studies in Uganda are struggling with school fees arrears. The cash inflow is late and lesser in value

In Arua town, transparency in the students alongside their parents compelled the school administrations to open doors for these learners to sit for Examinations. The administrations believe whatever promises the students make regarding to their payment is fulfilled at the right time

Our reporter Oscar Kermundu has more to tell us in this story. Listen here.