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Nankabirwa Reassures Residents as Kagadi, Kakumiro Become Districts

Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa (yellow dress) with local leaders at the launch of the new districts

The long waited splitting of Kagadi and Kakumiro districts out of Kibaale District eventually happened yesterday, pill http://channelingerik.com/wp-admin/includes/class-language-pack-upgrader-skin.php at a function officiated by the government chief whip Hon Ruth Nankabirwa.

The two districts were among those approved last year by parliament, to commence business with this Financial Year 2016/2017.

While officiating at the event at Freedom Tree in Kagadi Town Council on Friday, Ruth Nankabirwa who is also the Kiboga Woman MP has congratulated the residents upon gaining the district status.

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She said the district status means enhanced and extended service such as in the health sector where the Kagadi Government Hospital will be upgraded to a referral hospital. The new district will also get a new vocational institute as per the NRM manifesto.

The government whip urged residents and district leaders to work as a team and fight corruption that has become a threat to the Government.

At the event, Eric Musana, the MP Buyaga East said the new district was the answer to the long held concerns of the locals such as poor health facilities especially at Kagadi hospital, lack of water in Kagadi and electricity.

Barnabas Tinkasimire the MP Buyaga west narrated how it has been a protracted struggle to get the districts but noted that God at last rewarded their efforts.

The function was graced by Owubusobozi Bisaka, other religious leaders, MPs, RDCS, councilors, business community and the local people.

 

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