In this Monday, Feb. 22, 2016 file photo, Bill and Melinda Gates talk to reporters about the 2016 annual letter from their foundation, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
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Uganda's High Court Friday ordered the closure of a chain of low-cost private schools backed by Microsoft and Facebook founders Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg.Judge Patricia Basaza Wasswa ruled the 63 Bridge International Academies provided unsanitary learning conditions, used unqualified teachers and were not properly licensed.In Uganda, government inspectors said children were being taught in sub-standard facilities and unsanitary conditions.Bridge International, which claims to have 12,000 students in Uganda, said it would challenge the High Court ruling.
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