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NEW TOWN COUNCILS FOR MBARARA DISTRICT APPROVED

Publication Date: 
Friday, November 17, 2017

Mbarara District has received guidelines for the establishment of the newly created Towns. 

Government of Uganda has approved the establishment of New  Towns in Mbarara District under Section 7(3) of the Local Governments Act (cap 243). The effective date(s) for the Towns will be as follows:

1. Financial Year 2017/2018

1.Buteraniro - Nyeihanga Town Council- Consisting of Nyeihanga, Kakigani and Bijaga Wards in Mbarara District

2.Rubindi - Ruhumba Town Council- consisting of Karuhama, Rubindi Central and Kabare wards in Mbarara Dist.

3. Kabura Town Council - Consisting of Ngoma, Kikonkoma and Mwizi wards in Mbarara District

4. Bwizibwera - Rutooma Town Council- Consisting of Bwizibwera Upper, Bwizibwera Lower and Rwentojo wards in Mbarara District

2. Financial Year 2018/2019

1. Rweibogo - Kibingo Town Council - Consisting of Rweibogo, and Kibingo wards in Mbarara District

This information is in a letter written on 5th October 2017 to the District Chairman Mbarara District Local Government by the Ministry of Local Government under reference: UAA/102/01. 

As such all preparations should commense immediately.