Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

''toduula''abanana Pest

Kaitama is the LC3 chairman in Kyazanga.he has worked and still work very hard for the good of the community.Kyazanga being occupied by peasants who grow bananas at alarge scale was attacked by abanana disease locally called ''Toduula''.This disease atacked and destroyed peoples plantations people were seriously affected since bananas is the only source of income.people had used different pesticides but all in vain.Kaitana went adn made investigations with the ministry of agriculture and animals husbandry he came back with apesticide that has to day helped the people in the community.''Toduula''is now slowly by slowly getting rid off.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Bisaaba, Kyazanga, Uganda
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