By Enos Masereka
The Member of Parliament for Kasese Municipality Hon. Ferigo Kambale, has distributed two hundred bags of Disease- resistant cassava cuttings to Churches and lead farmers.
Hon.Ferigo said the cuttings, worth six million shillings were supplied to all Divisions in Kasese Municipality.
He added that the cassava was resistant to drought.
Addressing the press at Jeliza Hotel this morning shortly after launching the project, Ferigo said the donation was in line with his manifesto to boost food security in Kasese Municipality.
Hon. Ferigo on cassava…..
Mr. Jackson Mbabo, a model farmer in Kasese Municipality described the donation as timely especially during this rainy season, urging the beneficiaries to plant the cassava-resistant cuttings as directed by Agricultural extension officer. Mr. Mbabo speaking….
Mbabo asked the legislator to purchase more cassava cuttings to the local community if funds allow. END.