Funded by GIZ, the festival attracted researchers and experts from government organizations like National Fisheries Research Institute and Makerere university School of agriculture who sensitized participants on acceptable fishing methods and how best to improve on their aquaculture practices.
During the event, State Minister for Veteran Affairs Lt Col Bright Rwamirama said that the joint activities conducted under the East African Community (EAC) Cooperation in Defence Affairs are enhancers of the integration of the Community. He noted that the EAC Partner States have similar security challenges that call for a joint approach to handle.
The coupons, which will enable the health workers and patients to access food items from Al-Seif mosque on Eid day, were handed to the beneficiaries by Bander Bin Mohammed AL-Faifi, the in Charge of Affairs at the Saudi Embassy.
During the event, the Kyabazinga advised his subjects to engage in mechanised agriculture to increase on their household income; invest in educating their children as this will ensure a productive generation and; address increased teenage pregnancies in his kingdom