SBC Uganda Ltd, the contractor undertaking the construction of the Kabaale International Airport has handed four motorcycles to the Hoima district health department to ensure effective monitoring and implementation of health programs in areas near the airport.
The Motorcycles will be used by the Health Assistants of Kabaale H/C, Toonya H/C, Buseruka H/C and the Health Inspector of Bugahya County aimed at promoting Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH).
This is in addition to the other donations including; an ambulance and boreholes, made as part of their corporate social responsibility.
Kirungi Kadiri, the LCV chairman, appealed to other contractors to do the same in light of the latest addition of donations during his remarks at the ceremony.
Also present was the Hoima Resident District Commissioner ( RDC), Emmy Kateera Turyabagyeni who cautioned health workers to desist from their abuse but rather ensure they stick to the purpose they are intended for.
According to the health department, they are committed to the provision of quality health services in order to promote a healthy and productive population as enshrined in the District Vision 2040.