By Ariinda Twaikya white/Bunyoro Correspondent.
Kampala, Uganda: While addressing masses at the fundraising drive intended to solicit monies for of roofing at Kikuube church of Uganda, Hon natumanya Florence Banjirana ateenyi Woman member of parliament for Kikuube district cautioned residents of Kikuube to be very vigilant as cone men may utilize this opportunity to jump in hoodwink and pretend to be from ministry.
Natumanya expresses that, the sensitization program is set to begin by March this year right door to door, church to church in the lead of all local leaders and other in support of government.
The process will be spearheaded by chairperson lc1s, area land committee, district land board members of ministry of lands more so the ministry surveyors both with easy visual identities .
Government has always been willing to deliver freehold land titles to tenants in Kikuube district amid rampant cases of land disputes in the oil region.
The land documents to be processed under the systematic land adjudication and certification (SLAC) Programme are meant to sight at ending evictions and mob other related insistences.
Natumanya told Kikuube TV online that, The initiative is the beginning of a new generation of landlords powered by government of Uganda, the ministry of lands, housing and urban development.
According to press, Minister Judith nabakooba has always been at the peak of her will, notifying that, government is set to roll out a national programme of systematic land titling with support from the World Bank, through competitiveness enterprise development project (CEDP).
Rev canon shem kirya who presided over the fundraising drive aim at rising at least 57millions to accomplish the roofing at Kikuube church of Uganda, implored Kikuube district residents who will benefit from this initiative to do productive activities and not to get bank loans or spend time in bars as security.
The resident district commissioner Kikuube district Amlan Tumusiime has always informed residents that, NRM, Government is laying strategies to settle land disputes in which he alludes that 90% of his daily hours attending to voiceless in office is land wrangles.
Natumanya did stamp to grass emphasizing that, it’s only and only 85000 Ugandan shillings inquired from residents to boost application forms more so in support of Masindi Zone land activities calling upon residents to report anything that appears different from what is expected unless announced at national level.
Kikuube district is part of 16 districts set to benefit from this initiative after many have been left homeless and others being evicted.
Mr. karamagi yona the church priest at Kikuube church of Uganda told Kikuube TV online that, most residents in Kikuube district are stuck with means that can boost their financial status adding that, most of them deal in farming majorly for home consumption hence limiting them from even supporting church projects in this he does appeal to leaders to come support the cause so as they can raise 57m as to the house of God.
Hon Edith Birungi, the female district councilor for people with disabilities emphasized for consideration of the people with disabilities most especially during construction of such public buildings reechoing that it’s within her jurisdictions to supervise and stand for the voiceless.
In a nutshell, Hon Natumanya Florence banjirana says, she is set to continue lobbying so as all parts of Kikuube district are free from land disputes having homestead developments and set to benefit from the available resources.