Ms. Judith Nabakooba, the woman MP for Mityana district and Minister of ICT and NG, has participated in the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of the perimeter fence for the home of the bishop of Mityana diocese, Dr James Bukomeko.
In a low key ceremony due to the rampaging Covid-19 pandemic , Dr. Bukomeko said that even during the health problem that has kept many people away from worship after the closure of churches to stem the spread of the virus , he still went ahead to allow the construction of the fence to keep the diocese’s development agenda alive.
The new bishop has also started a farm for the diocese with beans and matooke plantation. The model farm will be used to inspire other farmers within the church community and Mityana district to value and engage in commercial farming to fight poverty .
Bishop Bukomeko said that he will promote agriculture as one of the key income generating activities within the district . Ms. Nabakooba thanked Bishop Bukomeko for the agricultural projects he is undertaking to promote development in Mityana district .