Youths in Elgon region call upon President Museveni to fulfil pledge
By Melanie Aanyu,
Youths in Elgon region have said President Yoweri Museveni should fulfill his pledges.
Speaking on behalf of the Youth, Brian Mauso the chairman of the youth tasked the 1st Deputy Prime Minister Rebbecca Alitwala Kadaga to remind the president about promises he made while canvassing for votes across the country.
Ms Kadaga on Saturday visited the youth in Elgon region.
Some of the unfulfilled promises Include a tractor for sebei youth per district and start up capital of Ugx5m which the youths leaders say, the president should sort out before its too late.
They also requested RT Hon. Kadaga for a Youths retreat, the ideological orientation for learning the principals and the manifesto of NRM, and bring for them two strategic embassies, the head of missions for China and USA who have many programs for youths like skilling to support them.
In response, Kadaga assured the youths that she will take the concerns to President Museveni and the government will handle them.
She assured the youths that she will request the head of missions of China and USA to come and meet them and for those who need jobs in E.Africa there will be adverts in July this year she will send the forms.