Bushenyi, a potential Mineral area
By Jovah Busiisi
A team of geologists from C31 Uganda SMC Limited is in Bushenyi district for mineral exploration. The team held a meeting with the district leadership two weeks back at the district headquarters to share information about the minerals they are interested to explore and the methods they are to engage.
Turyahikayo Stephen, who led the geological team, said that they are interested in exploring Tin, Copper, Zinc, gold, Nickel, and cobalt among others The exploration will take place in the sub counties of Kakanju, Kyamuhunga, Bitooma and Nyabubaare.
The Deputy RDC Bushenyi Turyatunga Domiano however, told the team to stick to the rules and regulations as per their exploration license as they do the exercise.
The Vice Chairperson Peter Ndyahoza Mugume called on Bushenyi residents to give maximum cooperation to the team and pledged total cooporation to the team.