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ISIMBA DAM THAT WAS COMMISSIONED BY H.E PRESIDENT YOWERI MUSEVENI

PRESIDENT YOWERI MUSEVENI COMMISSIONED ISIMBA 183MW HYDRO POWER DAM PROJECT

President Yoweri Museveni Kaguta on Thursday 21st March 2019 commissioned Isimba Hydro Power Project( IHPP) 183 Mega Watts , Its located in Nampanyi village, Busaana Sub county-Kayunga District along the Victoria Nile.

The President said that Isimba will boost Uganda's electricity generation capacity, which is a booster to the industartalisation sector in the country. 

Uganda Independence Day

Uganda gained her independence on October 9th 1962. Since 1894 she was a British protectorate that was put together from some very organized kingdoms and chieftaincies that inhabited the lake regions of central Africa.
By 1959, Uganda had 16 districts and at the time of independence in 1962 one more district was created. In 1945 Uganda divided into four provinces of Buganda, Eastern, Northern and Western. The provinces were sub-divided into districts In 1962: Uganda became independent on October 9.