Residents of Nansana Municipality in Wakiso District are excited after receiving solar powered water pumps aimed at easing access to safe water in 24 villages in the area.
Under the Rotary Global Grant facility, the more than 10,000 residents will be provided with solar water pumps, 10 roof-top water harvesting tanks and five ventilated improved pit-latrine facilities.
The benefitting parishes include Kavule, Mwererwe, Wabbale and Gombe. In Wakiso, safe water coverage remains a challenge with a total access at 43 per cent.
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