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HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF DR. OBOTE COLLEGE BORORBORO


Dr Obote College Bororboro is a Church of Uganda founded School located roughly 10kms along Lira-Soroti road .
The school began in 1962 as Lira Junior Secondary School was amalgamated with St Catherinre Girls’ School and headed by Mrs.E.A Angulo .
On 27th may ,1963,a meeting was held to start  Boroboro Secondary School.
In 1964, Boroboro senior Secondary school was started to replace Lira Junior Secondary School.
When the late Dr.Milton Obote visited Canon Lawrence Primary Teachers College in late 1964,the Administrators of Boroboro S secondary School recommended that the school be named  after him  and accepted Boroboro Senior secondary school was renamed Dr.Obote College Boroboro  with Mr .Ejura Edward as the head master.
In 1966, western Uganda experienced a strong earth  quake that devastated many areas .Kyebambi Girls School in Fort ortal was among schools greately affected.The students(girls) from this school were shifted  to Dr.Obote College Boroboro and were hosted to 1972 .This forced the already boys’ school to be mixed again.
In 1972 however,the west  wing of the school was designated as St Katherine Girls’ School leaving Dr.Obote College Boroboro as purely boys’ school.
“A” –level opened its door to students in 1971 but in 1974 it was closed and it was re-opend in in 1981 as a mixed section at “A”-level.
The school enrollment by then  was as bellow
S.1…………………………..54 students
S.5…………………………..56 students
Sine then,the Head Teachers of Dr.Obote College Boroboro were as below:
Mr.John Edward(R.I.P) …………………………………1963-1964.
Mr.Muge Edward(R.I.P ) …………………………………1964-1965.
Mr.E.A Forster (R.I.P)  ………………………………………1965-1971.
Mr.Sakwa Michael) ……………………………………………1971-1974.
Mr.Bali  Jephania(R.I.P)…………………………………..1975-1982.
Mr.Johnson Okwir Okello………………………………..1982-1983.
Mr.Odongo Ogwang A.J……………………………………1983-1991.
Mr.Amodoi Wilson (R.I.P)………………………………………………1991-1994.
Mr.Okwir Dengai Johnson ……………………………1994-2000.
Mr.Ojok Charlce Okello(Acting)…………………………………………..2000-2001.
Mr.Ojungu Hudson Luke(R.I.P)………………………………..…….2001- may-2010.
Mr.Atto Paul Robinson(Acting)……………may-2010-sept-2010.
Mr.Ogwal  George Mac ………………………….sept- 2010-2014.