Turning school bags into classroom furniture 

The production team; Lilliane Nakamya, Caroline Mirembe, Sarah Namisango and Daphine Nakalyantya at work at Zetu Africa in Makindye, a suburb of Kampala City. Photos / Edgar R Batte

What you need to know:

  • Under Zetu Africa, Arnold Mugagga has come up with a bag in which young learners can carry their school materials along with a fastened seat. The arrangement is set to benefit young learners in rural Uganda whereclasses are hardly furnished.

A classroom desk costs between Shs250, 000 to Shs300, 000 to make. With the Covid-19 pandemic, learners will be required to socially distance themselves from one another in order to avoid its spread.


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