WORK IN PROGRESS – 1

James has sent me photos of the metal doors and windows being made with materials bought with the money donated by a number of people. He will continue to send us photos as the work progresses. Unlike most Ugandan bosses and supervisors, James is fully involved in the work as well as teaching others.   … Continue reading WORK IN PROGRESS – 1

THANKS FOR DONATIONS RECEIVED

A HUGE THANK YOU FROM ME, JAMES AND ALL AT NYERO TRAINING CENTRE Thank you so much to all of you who contributed towards the urgent work the Ministry of Education required James to complete by 15th October - for which he had no money! (If you're wondering what I'm talking about, please look at … Continue reading THANKS FOR DONATIONS RECEIVED

URGENT UPDATE: Government has said Nyero must re-open on 15th October

After more than 6 months of all schools and institutions being closed in Uganda because of the coronavirus pandemic, the government has just declared that they must all open again on 15th October. Nyero Training Centre is not a government institution (nor is it even a registered school) so James wasn't expecting to open again … Continue reading URGENT UPDATE: Government has said Nyero must re-open on 15th October

URGENT REQUEST FOR £620 to connect to mains electricity

The Uganda Electricity Board is in Nyero erecting poles and connecting neighbours to power. They have told James they can connect him to the grid tomorrow (typical Uganda - no warning or planning!!) which would cost £620, a reduction because it is an educational institution. James has been longing to be connected to the national … Continue reading URGENT REQUEST FOR £620 to connect to mains electricity