Busoga gets Shs790m for health

Jinja. Jinja Area Community Federation (JACOFE), a non-governmental organisation, has earmarked Shs790 million to promote health services in Kamuli and Mayuge districts. Addressing the media in Jinja town last week, the Manager of the NGO, Mr Henry Bazibu, the money which is being contributed by Child Fund, Pathfinder International and Terres De Hommes will be used to implement a five-year project on advocacy for better health. He said the project was initiated after surveys in the two districts revealed that health and living standards had deteriorated and which was in…

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Busoga to improve learning outcomes

Busoga Kingdom’s bid to improve learning outcomes last week received a major boost with a Shs 36m donation. This is after Chinese firm Huawei, in conjunction with the Chinese embassy, donated examination printing equipment worth $10,000 (Shs 36m) to Busoga Kingdom’s joint examinations board (BKJEB). The equipment, including a laptop, two desktop computers, one printer and other assorted appliances will assist the Kingdom in preparing the region’s students to enhance skills in preparation of national examinations. Speaker Rebecca Kadaga (2nd L) hands over a portrait of the Kyabazinga to the…

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