Emmanuel Agaba, one of the change agents says the residents have put up disaster management committees manned by volunteers who continue to sensitize residents to protect River Mubuku and its tributaries.
The initiative, approved by cabinet early this week, aims at transforming local governments to eradicate poverty and ensure sustainable wealth creation by paying attention to the needs of individual districts. It also seeks to enhance private sector growth and development through enterprise development and attracting local and foreign investors to the region.
James Thembo, the Station Manager UBC Ngeya FM, says they are keeping 100 recovered national identity cards. He says much as the station makes an effort to announce the recovery of the identity cards the owners never turn up.
The bill tabled by Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa in July 2017, cites defects in the existing Uganda Wildlife Act which does not provide for compensation for loss of life and property arising from wildlife escaping from protected areas.
The hearing follows a petition by a section of the Banyabindi to the Equal Opportunities Commission seeking compensation to what they call abuse of their rights. The petition was submitted to the commission last year.
The clinics which are operated by plant doctors help to identify the causes of plant health problems and find solutions. Farmers take samples of their diseased crops to the plant doctors who are specially trained to diagnose crop diseases and offer advice to farmers on the best way to treat them.
Geoffrey Sibendire Bigogo, the Kasese District LC V chairperson wants government to fulfill its pledge, saying developing airfield will boost the tourism sub sector and increase local revenue collection in the region.
The construction of the block at the district headquarters in Rukoki, Kasese town was started in 2005 It then stalled until 2017 when the district leadership used about UGX 600 million shillings to erect the walls of the building up to the slab of the first floor for the two-floor storied building. Since this year started no construction has been made on the structure.