By Bayola Moses
Nakaseke south legislator, also shadow minister for lands Hon. Luttamaguzi Ssemakula Paul Kasana is ranked among the best performing legislator in parliament, constituency and at national level due to his consistence in defending the human rights, fight against land grabbers and fostering development not only in his constituency but also the country at large.
June 18/2019, Bukedde paper ranked Hon. Luttamaguzi in third position among the best performing MPs especially when it comes to deliberating in parliament, monitoring government programs and tax payers’ money, defending the human rights and lobbying for his people in Nakaseke south.
Some of the outstanding issues include the protest he put up against the 5% charge on mobile money transactions, fight against removal of airtime scratch card especially in rural areas where access to mobile money services is so limited, advocating for the construction and rehabilitation of Kisule-Nakaseke-Kapeeka, Kalule-Kibaati-Kiwoko among others.
He also lobbied for electrification of different areas including Bulwadda parish, kivule -Buyungwe, Kifunfugu, Nakatandagira, Lule, Mulungi omu,Lwetunga among others.
He has been instrumental in the fight against land grabbing to the extent of hosting a two week’s land matter camp where he brought the chairperson of Land prob Justice Catherine Bamugemereire and all the commissioners and the then inspector general of police Gen. Kale Kayihura at Balatira. The camp yielded some fruits a clear explanation why land grabbers have ganged up against him.
He donated a scanner for Nakaseke hospital, fought tooth and nail for the reconnection of water supply to the same hospital after four months of disconnection. He also constructed a toilet for Ssemuto health Centre in addition to equipping it with beds and renovating its mortuary and connecting electricity to the staff housing Kapeeka health Centre. He bought maternity beds for Bulyake health and water tank for Nakaseeta health Centre.
Paid four million (4,000,000) shillings for digging trenches along lugoggo stream which had turned problematic whenever it could heavily rain.
Hon. Luttamaguzi injected in personal money in repairing of many roads including that of Bukakala,Ssebuguzi,Ssemuto-Miginje,Nakatandagira-Kikyusa,Buyengwe,nateeka ebigoma Kikondo-Kikandwa and Mwera-Kikandwa.
When it comes to education, he has paid school dues for many students in addition to donating tailoring machines, hand driers to educational institutions like Access-Nakaseke-kibaati,st Paul Nakaseke,Jerusalem-Ssemuto and many others.
He further bought water supplying vehicle, bus and tipper vehicle to help his constituents in various ways.
In terms of promoting talents through sports, Hon. Luttamaguzi has donated jerseys, balls to most of the teams, paid the surveying fee of Ssabagabo playground in addition to being the main sponsor of Ssabagabo tournament. He also gave the Bulemezi county team a bus to transport them.
Honorable Luttamaguzi is instrumental in supporting various development groups,projects, churches, mosques and schools in the constituency.
Apparently, he rolled out a program where he is building boreholes in various villages and so far, boreholes in the following areas have been installed and fully functioning. They include zawedde, Nakatandagira Kalege, Kyamuyinula Buyungwe and Mayirikiti.
Furthermore Hon. Luttamaguzi has donated spraying pumps rice, posho, solar energy and built houses for the elderly people, the list is endless.