The ministry of health has launched a cleaning campaign in different districts of the country. A pilot study was conducted in Mbale and Bulambuli districts in different homesteads to ascertain how Ugandans maintain personal hygiene as a means to curb the spread of covid-19.
In the efforts to continue promote the Government programs of skilling, Uganda aimed at creating jobs amongst the educated and un educated youth in the country, proprietors of vocational initiatives and Institutes especially in the districts of Luweero Triangle, have encouraged government through the line ministries of Luweero Triangle and Micro-Finance to support them, to enable fight the unemployment burden in the country.
The proprietors of Zampen Agro Engineering Works, in Kakerenge-Wakiso District, Mugenyi Robert, says they are aimed at training and employing the youth who are under privileged, un educated and educated in manufacturing Agro food processing Machines, among others but lacks Machines for training.
Government, through line ministries of Luweero Triangle and Micro- Finance, has been encouraged in the efforts to reduce the rampant un employment burden amongst the educated and un educated under privileged Ugandans, to support vocational skills proprietors by reducing taxes, give them loans at low interest rate among others to enable them acquire all the necessary machines used to train the youth.
The proprietor of Zampen Agro Engineering Works, in Kakerenge-Wakiso District, Mugenyi Robert, says since they established this initiative of vocational skills, 10years ago, they have trained many youth and acquired jobs, however machines, accommodations for the increasing youth among others are still the challenges and encouraged government to support them.
Mugenyi was addressing the NRM Team Thourough YKM 2021 Pressure Group, who had visited them in Kakerenge to know their challenges, so that they are reported to government. Over 100 youth are employed to manufacture Agro Food processing Machines among others which has helped farmers to acquire them at lower prices.
The General Secretary of NRM Team Thourough YKM 2021, Fatinah Nakamya, commended the proprietors of this skilling Uganda initiative for supporting government in the efforts of fighting the un employment, and appealed to the youth especially to those who are educated to avoid discriminating jobs for the betterment of their future.
Nakamya, promised that, the NRM government is committed through the line ministries of Luweero Triangle and Micro-Finance to support them through “Emyooga”, NAADs, OWC among other government developmental programs.Follow Us on Social Media