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The District Executive and Natural Resources department conduct a joint inspection on Wetlands in Gobero, Kakiri Sub-County

The District Chairperson Wakiso Dr. Matia Lwanga Bwanika has issued a warning to wetland encroachers in Gobero wetland in Kakiri sub-county to vacate the wetland. Bwanika who was on a joint inspection with the District Executive and Natural Resources department gave the encroachers one a period of one month to harvest their produce and vacate the wetland. He said wetland encroachment has resulted in to current human calamities and climate change in the District. The District Natural Resources Officer Rebecca Sabaganzi...

Wakiso Leadership holds a consultative meeting on catchment management planning implementation in the GKMA

A consultative meeting for the District leadership on catchment management planning implementation in the Greater Kampala Metropolitan has been held at the District Headquarters. The training was organized by Ministry of Water and Environment in collaboration with National Environment Management Authority, Uganda Flowers Exporters Association with support from GIZ. The program will support the development of Nsooba Walumwanyi micro catchment which will cover divisions of Nansana ,Bunamwaya and Ndejje, Kyengera, Kasanje and Kajjansi town councils and Wakiso sub-county

Wakiso District, World Bank delegation, UGIFT Mission and other stakeholders inspect Micro scale irrigation program in Wakiso.

Today the World Bank delegation, UGIFT Mission, officials from Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industries and Fisheries and Wakiso Production staff led by the Senior Agricultural officer Jjagwe Joseph visited farmers benefiting from micro scale irrigation program in Wakiso. They later held engagements with the District Chairperson Dr. Matia Lwanga Bwanika and other stakeholders in the District. The team made field visits to beneficiary farmers in Kira Municipality, Mende Sub County and Namayumba Town Council.

The CEO Vaccine Alliance GAVI Dr. Seth Berkley together with PS Min. Of Health, Dr. Diana Atwine visit Busi HCIII in Busi Island

The Chief Executive Officer Vaccine Alliance GAVI Dr. Seth Berkley yesterday visited Busi Health Center III on Busi Island, on a fact finding mission on how people in hard to reach areas have benefited from GAVI donations. He was accompanied by the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health Dr. Diana Atwine and officials from Wakiso District. Busi Island is one of the beneficiaries of GAVI support for immunization programs. The subcounty, which is located on the lsland received a fibre boat and...

Wakiso subcounty to enact a bye-law on solid waste disposal and garbage management.

The Chairperson LCIII Wakiso sub county Felix Semujju Mwanje has revealed that his council will soon pass a bye-law regulating garbage and solid waste disposal in the subcounty. Semujju said the major objective of the bye-law is to improve on sanitation and hygiene in homesteads and work places. He was officiating at the cleaning exercise and hand washing campaign conducted by Amref Health Africa at Bulaga daily market. The Amref Project Officer Paul Mulinde implored local leaders to always spearhead general...