By: Egonda Emmanuel Anelka
A section of residents in the Sironko town council, Sironko District wants President Yoweri Museveni to speak about government plans of improving the road network and the corruption tendencies in their area.
President Yoweri Museveni will preside over the 57th National Independence Day Celebrations at Sironko District Local Government Grounds next week on Wednesday. Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa is also expected to attend. The celebrations will be held under the theme: “Consolidation of National Unity, Security, Freedom, and Prosperity”
Now a section of Sironko residents has told Elgon FM that the poor roads are a nightmare and government needs to act. They also want action taken against corrupt civil servants at Sironko District who are sabotaging government programs.
Ali Madoi the Councillor representing Buyobo Sub County at Sironko District Local Government says the celebrations should not be politicized. According to Madoi, irrespective of political inclination, people should attend the national event.