By; Samuel Mumbere
The government of the republic of Uganda through the Community Agriculture Infrastructure improvement programme (CAIIP) has embarked on improving the road network in mountainous areas. A program that started in the district in 2014 has so far rehabilitated 67.6km roads in 4 sub counties of Bwesumbu, Kilembe, Kyarumba, and Nyakiyumbu where Rukoki and Munkunyu sub counties benefit as neighbor sub counties of Kilembe and Nyakiyumbu respectively. The programme has connected very may hard to reach areas across the district mainly in mountainous areas and coffee growing areas where coffee processing machines are also being constructed.
,Civil servants & CAIIP
Engineers inspecting the
Kilembe-mbunga Nyakazinga road and a machine
working on the Mahango road
|LCV inspecting projects in Karambi S/C|
|D/CP Mawa Launching a road in |
Kyarumba in Oct 2015
|The RDC James Launching the|
Kilembe Mbunga road in jan 2015
In 2014 Phase I of the project started where they worked on the 17km Munkunyu-Nyakiyumbu road, the 18.5km Rukoki-Kilembe road through Mbunga, Nyakazing was launched and is complete.
|Dist. Engineer & Late. Hon.Mathew inspecting the Munkunyu road in jan 2015|
|Hon. Bomera Launchig a road in Bwesumbu|
This has marked tremendous developments in these areas. The District Chairperson and the RDC have encouraged the community members to use the roads areas improve production and marketing of agricultural products and also utilize services like schools and health facilities in these areas well since transport has been made easy in these areas.
The projects have been closely monitored by the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Mr. William Kanyesigye. The District Chairperson, The RDC and the CAO have strongly teamed up to make field tours to each and every project to ensure good works to be done the team greatly thank the Cao Mr. Kanyesigye for the good cooperation and lobbying techniques and advises.
|LCV,RDC,CAO & Civil servants|
sharing with Mahango residents
|Dist. Officials sharing with|
contractors in Kyarumba
|LCV,CAO & RDC sharing before |
addressing a dialogue meetin in Mbunga