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Kira Municipality holds the first ever stakeholder’s meeting

Posted by: allround Posted on: December 6, 2019

Kira municipal council, hosted the first ever stakeholders meeting on the 5th December 2019 at Hotel Africana under the theme “together we can  transform Kira Municipality”.

The event was graced by stakeholders residing or working in Kira town council. With Hon Frank Tumwebaze as the Guest of honor.

Kira municipality is divided into divisions of Bweyogerere, Namugongo, Kireka, Kirinya, Kyaliwajjala, Kirinya, and Kimwanyi, therefore the major aim was to present before its stakeholders the development trends and achievements for the last 3 years, discuss the accountability on the stakeholders, both business people and residents, the key achievements of the municipality through the time, developing a development forum, and also highlight key challenges in service providing and most importantly seek wise council from all the stakeholders and come up with implementation plans on how to do better.

The speakers at the event included Julius Mugenyi Richard the Mayor of Kira municipal council, the town clerk Mr Ben Yiga, Hon Bwanika Matia Lwanga who clearly highlighted the achievements of Kira Municipal Council, which include, construction of classroom blocks for a few schools in the municipality among others

Like any municipal council, Kira highlighted the challenges it encounters that range from high population especially in the areas of Kireka, traffic jam on the road etc.

Other invited dignitaries included, Gen Elly Katumba Wamala, Mr Bageya Waiswa permanent secretary, Ministry of local government,

Minister Frank Tumwebaze speaking at the event, emphasized non-partisan politics for every service provider, because every citizen whether on the opposition or proposition side is entitled to good governance. He also encouraged physical planning among all contractors, the municipal council too should continue to advocate for change, engage in joint funding by the stakeholders as a way of coming together to solve a common problem.

He finalized on the use of technology, social media to reach out to as many people as the municipality can.

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