Ibanda district veterans elect SACCO leaders.
Western Uganda – Ibanda district veterans have elected board members who will be running the proposed veterans Savings and Credit Cooperative Organization(SACCO).
In a meeting yesterday,they elected Rtd sergeant Wilberforce Agasa as the chairman, Regina Tibahitana as secretary general and John Ruguma as the SACCO vice chairperson.
After the election, the new leaders vowed to follow up on the veteran’s grants as well as other welfare they are entitled too as they popularize their SACCO.
‘’I will work hard for the betterment of this SACCO’’,chairperson Wilberforce pledged.
The minister of State for Defence and Veteran Affairs, Hon. Lt. Col. (Rtd.) Dr. Bright Rwamirama spent this week meeting other veterans in Kigezi Sub-region.