Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom last evening signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Health.
The Prime Minister of Bunyoro Kitara Owek Andrew Byakutaga and First Deputy Prime minister Owek Nyendwoha Mutiti signed on behalf of BKK while the State minister of Health Hon Robinah Nabanja and the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of health Dr Diana Atwine signed on behalf of the Ministry.
The colourful ceremony was attended by BKK Cabinet ministers, Chiefs and some technical staff from the ministry of health and BKK.
The MOU that will guide our partnership through which the Ministry will work with BKK structures to enhance health promotion and addressing gaps in delivery of health services in the region.
The BKK Prime Minister Owek Andrew Byakutaga appreciated the partnership which he said will improve on delivery of health services.
He said the MOU is in line with BKK's overall objective of improving on the quality of life of the people.
He said BKK will continue to establish and enhance strategic partnerships that are aimed at improving on the welfare of the people.
The Ministry of Health is engaging Religious and Cultural institutions to utilize their influence to spread information on preventive health care to the masses and follow up on key areas of health care within their catchment areas for a healthy population.