Mpasaana sub-county in Kakumiro district has received a newly-built health center III thanks to Robinah Nabanja, the area woman member of parliament and Prime
Nabanja financed the
construction of the health center to save residents of Mpasaana sub-county from
travelling long distances in search of health services. The residents all
praises for Nabanja for coming to
Maureen Abigaba, one of the residents, says that she has been
travelling to the neighbouring Mubende and Hoima districts for delivery, adding that some women have been dying on the way to the hospital.
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Angella Nyamahunge, another mother has appreciated the prime
minister for constructing the health centre III to bring services
closer to them. Nyamahunge, says that
they have been facing huge challenges in times of delivery because of moving long distances.
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Richard Kobusinge, a Boda Boda rider, says that they have been riding long distances to get access to health facilities while passing on bad roads.
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While commissioning the
facility, the prime minister, Robinah Nabbanja, said residents of Mpasaana Sub-county have been struggling
to access health services,
which prompted her to build a facility in their area.
Joseph Ssentaayi, the Kakumiro district LC V chairperson praised the prime minister
for constructing three health facilities in different sub-counties in the district. He called upon the government to equip the health centers to serve their purpose.
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The Health Minister, Jane Ruth Achieng, who attended the commissioning of the health
center promised to avail bed after finding
patients sleeping on the floor.
Ministry, Permanent Secretary, Dr. Diana Atwine thanked the prime minister for using her money to
construct, saying the government would take it fully in the next
financial year. m
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The State Minister for transport, Fred Byamukama also
promised to fix the roads in the sub-county to help residents access health services.
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