He says that the project is being implemented under the program dubbed south west cluster projects which have several components of developing water supply extension program and environment management among others.
Emmanuel Okanokodi, a concerned resident expressed doubts over the competence of Gulu municipal authorities in maintaining the street lights. He said several lights have malfunctioned and no body is bothered about them.
Each member is entitled to Shillings 100,000 monthly. Charles Onyapidi, the chairperson of the garbage gang, says they decided to lay down their tools after pleading with the division authorities to clear their wages in vain.
Alfred Alexis Abonga, the Kitgum Municipal Council Engineer says that they had initially submitted to the Lands Ministry 17.54 kilometres road to be constructed but priorities were made only for four Kilometres in the first phase.
Kamoga added that although the town council was still below set requirements, it was in the interest of the government to develop the area and this can be done after council approve its municipality status.
On Wednesday, the UNRA Executive Director, Allen Kagina inspected the affected area and promised swift response. “We came to support our team that is already on ground and we want to assure the public that we’re urgently responding to the issue. Our contractor will be here to start the restoration works,” she said.
Kenneth Isieu the Member of Parliament of Soroti Municipality and chairperson of the Equal opportunities committee tasked the district leaders to put in place tough measures to recover the funds and distribute it to other groups.