#UgBlogWeek – Day 2 – What have we become?

Futures Past

Youโ€™re fresh off the shelves of Ugandaโ€™s education system. Not the one that is advertised in those African rankings about universities. I mean the actual education system. The ones where graduates canโ€™t construct proper sentences. The ones where a graduate canโ€™t even pronounce or spell certain English words. The ones that they struggle so much to join and end up pulling legs and arms to pay the obscene tuition fees. The ones you are proud to be out of but confused about what the future holds for you. The kind of education you vow to never let your child go through. If youโ€™re lucky, it is the kind of education that comes from a โ€˜good universityโ€™. Do we still have those in Uganda? The ones that advertise the names of students who have been admitted and after a lengthy strenuous couple of years, you walk out on the final dayโ€ฆ

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