On Wednesday, Nabakooba held a meeting at the Mukono District Chief Administrative Officers’ boardroom, and was shocked to find out the report submitted by the RDC on the matter contradicted the two reports filed by the Mukono Division Police Commander Edirisa Kyeyune and that of Brig. Moses Lukyamuzi, the head of the Presidential Task Force on Land Matters and Environment.
Mercury is a highly toxic substance that poses significant health risks to miners and those in direct contact with it, especially when vapourised. The contamination extends to soil, water, air, and mining equipment, contributing to long-term environmental degradation.
Those who were awarded were in a range of areas including hair styling, piggery, motor vehicle maintenance, tailoring, rabbit husbandry, coffee and poultry farming, bricklaying, renewable energy, soap production, juice processing, leather design, motorcycle maintenance, bookbinding, and photography.
Charles Walakira, the country director for Tender Mercies
Outreach Foundation, reveals that the overall expenses for the India trip and
medical fees amounted to Shillings 90m, an amount beyond the means of the
On Friday, the Mukono DPC Edirisa Kyeyune instructed Mukono Division Crime Investigations Officer, Ali Katende to escort the Katosi Police Station Officer in Charge, Peter Muhiire to implement the injunction.