Fifty-five business school students missed their own graduation after gambling away their tuition in Kampala, Uganda
Many schools and universities have codes of conduct that look down on students playing gambling activities. So while the students of Makerere Business Institute (MBI) in Kampala, Uganda were probably encouraged to invest their funds, doing this by betting on sports was not prone to win them numerous buddies in the administration.
Students Gambled Away Tuition
A total of 55 students with MBI were forced to miss out on graduation ceremonies once they reportedly spent funds including some that had been earmarked for their tuition on gambling and recreations betting. The announcement by school principal Nathan Twesigye influenced his comments at the school’s recent graduation ceremony.
Twesigye was especially surprised to get that the gambling issue apparently impacted a diverse range of students.
‘ As you can see, girls have started gambling, which is quite strange,’ Twesigye said.
Gambling is quickly becoming business that is big Uganda. That may surprise observers that are many Africa, but those more familiar with the world can understand just why. The people of Uganda is young, enjoys sports, and at least in the capital town of Kampala benefits from being better educated and wealthier compared to the generations before them.
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