In Baringo’s submerged schools, even tree shade is not available for learners

Loruk Primary School

Pupils arrive at Loruk Primary School in Baringo North on January 4, 2021.

Photo credit: Sila Kiplagat | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Most learners failed to report to school due to confusion as parents were not aware where their children were supposed to report.
  • Among the affected institutions are Salabani Secondary School, Ng’ambo Girls’ Secondary, Lake Baringo Mixed Secondary School, Ng’ambo Primary, Sintaan, Leswa, Lorok, Loruk, Loropil, Noosukro, Kiserian, Ilng’arua, Ng’enyin, Sokotei and Salabani primary schools.

As learners countrywide resumed learning on Monday, it was a grim picture for their counterparts in Baringo South whose schools were swallowed early this year by rising water levels.


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