Chaos as Kisekka Youth are Arrested

A Police patrol truck after calm was restored

Residents of Kamuli district have welcomed an extension of Centenary Bank’s expanding Corporate Social Responsibility in the health services sector.

The banking giants on Thursday reached out to communities in the eastern district, viagra buy by providing mattresses worth shs2.1 million to Kamuli Mission Hospital. The mattresses will be used by patients in the newly refurbished ward at the hospital.

Officials at the bank revealed that this was one of the activities being carried out to mark its Kamuli branch customer week which started on November 03 and ends on November 7, this web 2014.

The event was presided over by District LC5 Chairperson Hon. Salaam Musumba, who lauded Centenary Bank for promoting better health services in the district by making the hospital a comfortable and conducive place for patients in the district.

“Today’s function demonstrates that as a bank, we recognize the importance of the provision of high quality medical services in society to ensure that our people receive worthy health services in their time of need,” Moses Oseku, Branch Manager Centenary Bank –Kamuli said at the ebvent.

The bank, he added, is complimenting the efforts of the hospital in delivering quality health services to patients at the hospital.

“We strongly believe that the mattresses we are providing today will create comfort for patients at Kamuli Mission Hospital wards,” he said.

Early this year, Centenary Bank also extended similar support to Bugiri Referral Hospital where it donated mattresses worth shs1 million to the maternity ward. The support followed a visit to the hospital by the bank’s team in Bugiri where it found that the hospital lacked mattresses and some of the available ones were very old and tattered.

“It is our hope that our exemplary actions today will inspire other able organizations, big and small, to lend additional assistance to health centers in Kamuli district to promote good health in our communities,” Oseku noted.

Chaos erupted at down town Kisekka Market after a group of youths were arrested after being seen defacing posters notifying traders of the program as regards the looming reconstruction of the market.

Police say that they got information that the youths were armed with machetes and that they had plotted to incite the market traders to riot.

However, clinic before the group could do anything serious, buy information pills calm was restored as a group of market vendors co-operated, web arrested and handed them over to Police.

Kisekka Market business Community Chairman, Robert Kissembo told ChimpReports that he had no knowledge of the intentions of the youth who had not yet been substantially identified by press time.

“I just do not know why these young men were trying to disrupt business, yet even the project that they are sabotaging is still at the very initial stages,” Kissembo said.

National Police Community Liaison Officer, Anatooli Muleterwa asked the market business community to concentrate on developing their market other than engaging in fruitless and illegal battles.

One of the traders who talked to ChimpReports said that they were ready for the development of the market but that there was inadequate transparency in the planning stages as the most vital information was not trickling down to the level of the affected traders.

“How can you put up a signpost for a construction project whose bidding process has not been finalized,” he wondered.

Plans to redevelop the city market have been underway for some years now amidst mixed reactions with some traders asking that they are considerably relocated before the project can continue.


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