Both NRM Secretary General Rt. Hon Justine Kasule Lumumba and Technology Minister Dr. Elioda Tumwesigye have pledged joint efforts to ensure that Sheema district gets a Skills Development Centre to help the youths acquire practical knowledge for their wellbeing.
The two NRM leaders made their commitment while meeting youth leaders at Sheema Hospital on Saturday.
Participants were drawn from all the 25 Wards that constitute Sheema Municipality.
Their comments were in response to the demand presented by the youth leaders here.
Minister Tumwesigye said preparations were even underway to set up a factory that produces silk related garments for export.
SG Lumumba who hailed the youths for their massive support towards NRM in the recent Municipal polls said she will throw her weight behind their proposal.
Minister Tumwesigye won in 57 out of 75 polling stations and in 17 out of 25 wards.
She hailed the residents for overwhelmingly voting NRM during LCI elections.
With 229 Cells, NRM lost in only one (Rwamujojo) where their LCI Chairperson is affiliated to FDC.
NRM National Women League Chairperson Hon. Lydia Wanyoto Mutende commended Ankole region for voting NRM in the recent women councils.