Some of notable issues residents want the unit to investigate include circumstances under which the contract for the management of the Coronation Park that was built under USMID was awarded to Saving Grace Investment Limited, the shoddy construction of Akii-Bua Stadium by Lira district local government and circumstances under which Lira district lost over Shillings 300 million in a scam involving Boniface Odora, the former Senior Lira District Accountant in charge of the Integrated Financial Management System among others.
The Kyegegwa District Water Engineer, Christopher Katusabe, says safe water coverage in the district stands at 30 per cent with most residents still walking a distance of up to 10 kilometers in search of water.
Isaac Wanje, the Senior Assistant Town Clerk Arua Hill Division during the site handover to the contractor on Monday explained that the money was a grant under the Discretionary Development Equalization Grant- DDEG with support from World Vision.
The chairpersons say Muhanga is solely to blame for the heaps of uncollected garbage in town. However, Muhanga blames the chairpersons, saying they want to unseat him in the next elections and so they are doing everything possible to fail him.
The event’s local organizing committee chaired by Buddu County Chief Vincent Mayiga says that the county has only raised 9.4 million out of the total budget of 40 million Shillings. He has tasked the organizing committee members to devise means of raising funds within the remaining days.