Tom Chesol, the Budaka Resident District Commissioner (RDC) and Sam Mulomi, the district chairperson, the move is aimed at enforcing the Public Health Act, 2000, which requires every homestead to have at least a pit-latrine.
Though the institution was established in the 1930s, Kaleebu says some sections of the public were not aware of the work it has been playing in research on viral transmitted infections in animals and human beings.
Four Houses including a Shop, Lodges and a family house have been destroyed yet others burnt into ashes at Banda Landing Site, Bufumira Sub County in Kalangala District on allegations of possessing witchcraft that attacks residents.
Since the district launched COVID-19 vaccination on March 18th, only 32 people have been vaccinated. Nabilatuk received 1,100 doses of the vaccines in the first phase. But only 19 out of 66 health workers have been vaccinated whiles 13 others are frontline workers like the support staff, teachers and soldiers.