By Ahura Mujuni Mark
The Ministry of Education has stressed that students will not be allowed to have mobile phones at school for whatever reasons .
In a statement released on Monday ,Hon Jessicca Alupo the Minister of Education said that allowing students to posses phones in school will promote drug use among students and consequently promote criminal behavior ,promote exam malpractices , make it had to monitor young females in schools ,among other dangers .
The Ministry has thus directed the Head teachers to partner with Telecom Service Providers to procure phone booths that will enable students to be in touch with their parents in a controlled manner.
She further notes that government see to it that students concentrate on their studies and make use of alternative technological advancement using ICT Equipment already present in many schools other than phones.