Handover Event for the Sahiwal Bulls, Boer and Galla Goats

Towards achieving livestock breed improvement and towards increased resilience for the livestock sub-sector in Karamoja sub-region: Hon. Vincent Sempijja the Minister for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries has officially handed over improved breeds to the pastoral and agro pastoral communities which will help improve the value of the livestock traded by these communities.

At the handover, Hon. Sempijja was joined by the Permanent Secretary Mr. Pius Wakabi Kasajja and the Project Coordinator Dr. Stephen Kajura in handing over 900 goats (450 Gala and 450 Boer goats), 360 bulls and Apiary inputs to representatives of the 13 beneficiary districts who included farmer group leaders, LC5 Chairpersons and Chief Administrative Officers.

The handover took place at the Ministry holding grounds in Nanduget, Moroto district.