20120811 12:18:13 PM EST
Lira district has shied away from inter school sports competition that were to take place at the landing site in Entebbe citing fear of Ebola.
Students from doctor Obote college were supposed to represent Lira district in the volleyball tournament that the t kicked off yesterday.
It has emerged that Lira district blocked teams from the school from traveling for the tournament citing the out break of Ebola in Kibaale and some cases in some parts of Uganda.
The district education officials are worried about the lives of the students who the say might be exposed to Ebola
The district has also resolved not to have sent there teams to 4 coming national volleyball games competition in Masaka district.