Flagging off of the Ground Breaking Ceremonies
The program for the various ground breaking ceremonies for Valley Dams, Valley Tanks and Livestock Market Infrastructure in the Karamoja, Teso and Sebei Regions was flagged off by the Hon. Minister of Ethics and Integruty Hon. Fr. Simon Lokodo at the Usake Valley Dam in Kaabong District.
The Ministry starts construction of livestock market and watering infrastructures in Karamoja, Teso and Sebei regions on January 28, 2019. Infrastructure construction is to be completed by the end August 2019 excluding defects liability period
The infrastructure being put in place is aimed at making adequate water available to the pastoral communities in a more sustainable manner. And the livestock market infrastructure to be established will allow the pastoral and agro pastoral communities to tap from the increasing demand for the livestock and livestock commodities coming from the global markets especially the Gulf States in a more reliable and sustainable manner.