Fire guts the administration block of Rugarama School of Nursing and Midwifery in Kabale Municipality.
Fire has today morning gutted the administration block of Rugarama School of Nursing and Midwifery in Kabale Municipality destroying property worth millions of Shillings.
According to the guild President of Rugarama School of Nursing and Midwifery Silus Tusiime, the fire started at about 6:00am from the stationary room. Tusiime says that the fire destroyed properties that include papers, graduation gowns, gloves, iron sheets, and the ceiling of the building.
He says that they tried to put off fire using fire extinguishers but could not do anything since it was too much. Tusiime says that the alerted Police fire department who came and for rescue service.
Hwever, he says adds that they suspect that the fire could have been caused by a short circuit.
The Officer-in charge of Police fire brigade for Kigezi Region Moses Muhanguzi says it took a lot of efforts to put out the huge fire. He says that they have started investigating the cause of fire. Muhwezi however warned the students and the school administration against using the block since it is now weak.