Another argument opposing argument is that not all parents can afford the uniforms for their children and this may force them drop out of school.
Although this is counteracted by the government’s plan to assist those who cannot afford the uniforms, it leaves the citizens with some burning questions. For example, one wonders how the government will be able to determine the needy and those who can afford. Another question is on how the government will take this issue serious putting in mind that there are other demanding and urgent issues which need its attention.
Mandate of school uniform should therefore not be seen as the only solution to the reduction of violence in schools. It should be noted that other ways such as court orders for teenagers and counseling.