By Jonan Beinomugisha
The ministry of land housing and urban development has started the cancellation of the land titles within the wetland and the protected areas.
Dr. Chris Baryomunsi the state minister in charge of housing in the ministry said that the ministry previously made the mistake of issuing the land titles in wetlands but as the ministry they have started counseling them.
Minister Baryomunsi said that the only challenge is some of the victims petitioned to court over the cancellation of the titles by the ministry and they are in torch with the judiciary to ensure that the process continues.
He made these remarks during the consultative meeting on the assessment of the ministry zonal offices that handles land matters held at Mbarara district headquarters kamukuzi hall yesterday.
In his speech Rtd Capt JB Tumusiime Bamuturaki the LC5 chairperson Mbarara district appreciated the ministry for extending services nearer to the people noting that the only challenge is that people are building without physical plan
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