Uganda wildlife authority has commissioned a Biosafety Level two wildlife veterinary diagnostic laboratory with a call on the users to put it to good use to protect nature for the future.
During the commissioning function held at Mweya Safari lodge in Kasese district, the United States Ambassador to Uganda, Ms. Brown Natalia said that as United States government is committed to partner with Uganda against pests and diseases that affect wildlife.
H.E. Ambasonder Natalia speaking…..
Hon. Tom Butime the minister of tourism, wildlife and antiquities said that Uganda has decided to resolved conservation challenges and protect important natural resources which he says has become the main foreign exchange earner for the country, as well as turning into a viable employment hub. Hon. Tom Butime speaking…..
The Uganda WildLife Authority Executive Director, Dr. John Samuel Mwenda described the Laboratory as timely to promote livestock diagnosis, improving academy year research development among institutions, improve innovations and human capital development in Uganda and the neighboring countries. Dr. John Mwenda speaking…
The function attracted leaders from Kasese and other out.
About 21 billion shillings will be spent on building the Laboratory. END.