A section Rukiga district councilors have today stormed the office of the district Chief Administrative Officer in demand for the money to facilitate their agriculture study trip to Masaka.
The councilors who had turned up this morning for a trip were frastrated when the Clerk to Council told them that there is not enough money to facilitate the trip. This angered them and asserts that the money is available but the CAO doesn’t want to release it.
The Youth Councilor Micheal Kwalikunda Mbareba says they budgeted for the trip and have only received money for the first quarter. He says that have 5M and the trip costs 12M.
However, Ada Businge another councillor says CAO ought to do in borrowing.
In the council that sat on 26th /09/2019 ,the councillors resolved to oraganise atrip to Masaka as the way of copying some new tactics of running the which was slated to happen today 14th /10/2019 ,but all these aborted when the chief administrative officer Semwogerere aka Omusajja Wakabaka filed to approve the tour budget which angered many of the councillors.
Kushaba mark male councollor Mparo town who was ready at the district for the trip ,has Attributed the abortion of the trip to the District Chief Administrative Officer and don’t and implement council resolutions , He said that all along they have been making some council resolutions but the CAO has been dissappointing them especially in implementing them.
Korukundo Agnes said that they had resolved to visit Masaka today but she was totally dissapointed to reach at the district head quoters and found that even the CAO who was responsible to send me ,was not in the office.
Meble size women councillor Muhanga town councill and at the same time secretary production attributed the failure of the district to the CAO who has been a failure in implementing council resolutions and asked Government to discipline the CAO for growth of the district.
Bucundura Gaston councilor Kashambya subcounty said that he was aslo dissapointed for the time they wasted in planing for this trip which finally aborted and called upon the government to give them a CAO who can listen to people’s grievances than this who is letting them down very now and then.
All concillors are attiributed the failure of their trip to the district speaker whom they said is coniving with the Techinical comitte to let down the district.
It was fruitless for our reporter to get a comment from the chief administrative officer Semwogerere aka Omusajja Wakabaka because all his known phone numbers couldn’t pass through