#UGBudget18 Access to clean water to increase

By Ssebuliba Samuel.

Government is set to increase access to safe water in rural areas from 71% today to 79%.

While reading budget today, the minister for finance Matia kasiajja said that, the urban water access is targeted to increase to 100%.

He said that to achieve this several interventions have been laid down and a sum of 1.3 Trillion has been allocated to Water

And Sanitation sector next financial year.