By Peter Amunga.
This morning Madam Martha Ouma the principal of Oyugi Ogango in Migori county has succumbed to Corona. Her colleagues and school fraternerty have confirmed she developed all COVID 19 complications including difficulties in breathing before she died suddenly.
Kuppet Migori branch confirmed her death viaa short message that read as follows.
“KUPPET is saddened again and again to learn of the sudden demise of Principal Mathar Ouma, who until her death, was the Senior Principal Oyugi Ogango Girls in Rongo Subcounty.
On behalf of kuppet and that of the entire teaching fraternity send our heartfelt condolences to friend, family and Oyugi Ogango school community.
May the Almighty Father Rest Madam’s soul eternal peace… “
COVID 19 is in our schools. All we urge teachers is to be careful. But truth of the matter is that as govt reopens schools with no preparations or funding for safety, many of us who are in the frontline as teachers will die.
REST IN EACE MADAM MARTHA.