Gatsibo DASSO members construct house worth Rwf 3 million for 80-year old woman

On 30 December 2020 at 11:01

Members of District Administration Security Support Organ (DASSO) in Gatsibo district, Eastern Province have handed over a house worth Rwf 3 million to 80-year old woman, Thérèse Mukangwije relocating her from a risky zone near a marshaland where she lived for long.

The house located in Akagarama village, Bushobora cell of Remera sector in Gtasibo district was handed over to Mukangwije yesterday.

The house with cemented floor built from funds raised by DASSO members comprises of 3 rooms, sitting room, chairs, beds and beddings, a kitchen and bathroom as well.

Mukangwije expressed delight for the donation giving relief to live in a safe place in her advanced age.

“I express my appreciation to the good leadership under the stewardship of President Paul Kagame for making it possible to get the decent shelter during my advanced age. I wish them all blessings from above,” she told IGIHE.

Rugiranka Gaspard, the representative of DASSO members in Gatsibo district explained that they support government initiatives aimed at relocating people from risky zones.

Gatsibo district vice mayor for social affairs, Kantengwa Marry has commended DASSO members for the kind gesture and residents who provided any form of support through community work to complete the house.

The grand mother also received other items including mattresses, African print wrapper and a goat.