BUSHENYI STARVING BODA BODA RIDERS GET 15 TONNES OF MAIZE FLOUR FROM MINISTER KAROORO, TYCOON HASSAN BASSAJABALABA
By Felix Twinomugisha
Bushenyi COVID-19 task force has today 8th June 2020 received 15 tonnes of maize flour as food relief to boda boda riders.
The food has been donated by the Bushenyi district woman MP Minister Mary Karooro Okurut and Bushenyi district NRM Chairperson El Hajji Hassan Basajjabalaba.
While handing over the food, Goodman Tumwebaza who had represented the two leaders, said the maize flour is meant for all bodaboda riders in Busheyi district.
He said the riders have been affected for more than 2 months now since the lock down started on 20th March 2020.
This is not the first time the two leaders have donated to the task force, with the latest being the donation of 20 temperature guns and 2000 pieces of face masks at the start of this month.
Loy Namara, the Deputy RDC Bushenyi district applauded the great work being done by the two leaders for rendering support to their people.
Jaffari Basajjabalaba, the Bushenyi district chairperson also thanked the two leaders and said the food will be distributed to the target boda-boda riders.
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