Mbarara: Ruhumba town Locals, Leaders team to rid town of gabbage
As one way of improving hygiene, residents and leaders of Ruhumba trading centre has combed the town, to rid it of gabbage.
Ruhumba town is part of the new town council of Rubindi – Ruhumba Town Council- consisting of Karuhama, Rubindi Central and Kabare wards in Mbarara District.
The local leaders in Ruhumba trading centre recently passed a resolution, gazetting the first and last Wednesday of every month as a cleaning day, in which all residents are grateful to comply.
According to God Twashaba, Secretary for Ruhumba trading centre LCI says that, the initiative has improved sanitation in the trading centre, adding that all residents and leaders have embraced it.
Meanwhile, the LCI Chairman, Ruhumba trading centre, Mugabi Sempa says, in addition to improving sanitation, they have also instituted a committee to oversee the security strategy, locally known as ‘Mayumba Ikumi’