The proposed project shall span for 2.5km from Bubebere to Muziina bay. With the completion of this project, the government hopes to extend services like schools, health care, and electricity to the people and to boost tourism. This shall boost tourism revenue for the area and the country at large because Bussi island is home to endangered species of birds like Shoebill stork, long-toed lapwing, kingfisher, village weaver and African Jacana.
Speaking at a local government leader’s breakfast meeting organized by Action Aid Uganda on Friday, the ULGA president Joseph Lamonyang said the bigger revenue sources are not under the mandate of the Local governments as the fall under the jurisdiction of the Uganda revenue authority.
The key budgetary priorities are Education department with the indicative planning figure of 13 billion shillings, Health with 4 billion, production 4 billion water and sanitation 1.9 billion, while finance and administration are projected at Shs5 billion.
David Kabaale the senior finance officer Wakiso district says that this online tool is used for local taxpayers’ registration, payments, assessment, e-payment reconciliation, enforcement, reporting and integration with other government agencies.