RUBIRIZI- The Katerera Member of Parliament Hon Haji Muhammad Katoto has donated Ugx 13 million to support water projects in Rubirizi district.
Honourable Katoto who was in Katanda Sub County on Sunday said the money should help residents and in buying land where they will place their own water tanks. Katanda Sub-county has 6 parishes and the water project will cover atleast 5 out of them.
It’s reported that water shortage has been a serious problem in Katanda Sub-county for atleast 37 years now.
Residents who talked to our reporter said they were happily surprised after hearing about the donation and thanked Honourable Muhammad Katoto for saving their lives from contaminated water.
They said many children had even drowned in lakes as they fetched water but thankful that this will soon be history.