11 May 2020
UR students who remained locked up from their hostels and stranded around Huye campus due to Covid_19 outbreak were on this Monday 11 May 2020 being facilitated to get back to their respective homes.
380 students of Huye were facilitated to join their respective Districts transport free of charge. UR in general, 1661 students will be facilitated.
University of Rwanda will pay the cost and National police escort the convoy. This exercise was done in all University of Rwanda campuses. Many students were still in and around campuses thinking university will open soon. According to April 30 cabinet resolution, all schools and university will resume studies by September 2020.
About 13 students will remain in Huye campus as most of them are foreigners or orphans without families.
Story by Hagabimana Eugene