NIGERIAN’S ENERGO TO REHABILITATE UGANDA’S JINJA HIGHWAY.

The US $3.6m rehabilitation from Spares Motors junction to Mukono Municipality will  run for 9 months.

The repair of the 3.5km Jinja highway will silent the public’s incessant complains about potholes and excessive water logs on the road. Hence, the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has been cleared by the …

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KIBEMBE PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE COMPLETED IN UGANDA

Kibembe pedestrian Bridge in Uganda

Uganda’s Kibembe pedestrian bridge  has been completed in Sironko District.

Kibembe pedestrian bridge in Kibembe Sironko District has been complete in Uganda. The bridge which is vital for Sironko District will enable movement of people safer.

Ministry of work and transportation made the statement via their official twitter handle. According …

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PARLIAMENT SPEAKER ASK GOVT TO ABANDON DAM PROJECT IN UGANDA

Uganda to abandon dam

Parliament speaker urge Government to abandon construction of Murchison Falls Dam

Uganda Speaker for Parliament has urge the Government to Abandon the proposed power dam construction. According to her, she is seeking assurance from the government. This will enable the Murchison Falls to be untouchable.

Early this month, a publication …

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UGANDA TO SPEND US$205M ON RESTORATION OF OLD RAILWAY

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Uganda plans to invest  US$205 million to restore railway linking Kampala to Malaba.

Uganda government is making plans to restore its old railways. The plans is to invest  US$205 million (about Shs 768 billion) in the railway that will link Kampala to Malaba.

The plan upgrade will help boost monthly …

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UGANDA TO BORROW €20M FOR KARAMOJA PROJECT SURVEY

Uganda to borrow fund for Karamoja survey

Uganda to borrow €20m for karamoja survey projects.

Uganda Government will borrow €20m from Corporate Internationalization fund of Spain for Karamoja project survey. This was make public by government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo.

Cabinet member authorize the fund which will be use for the implementation of the Airborne Geophysical survey and …

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CONSTRUCTION OF HIGH VOLTAGE POWER LINE ON TRACK IN UGANDA

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High voltage power line under construction in Uganda

Uganda Government is constructing a high voltage power line in Karuma. The 60 kilometres High Voltage Power Line will connect Karuma Power Station to Olwiyo, Nwoya District. It will have an onward transmission to other area in the nation. Such areas include; …

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UGANDA PRESIDENT TO OFFICIATE IN ZIMBABWE 60TH INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR

President Museveni in zimbabwe for trade fair officiating

President Museveni is in Zimbabwe to officiate the 60th International Trade Fair in Bulawayo.

President Museveni is in Zimbabwe for a two-day visit after accepting an invitation from President Mnangagwa. The Uganda number one citizen is expected to officiate at the 60th Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo.

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RWANDA REJECTS UGANDA CEMENT BECAUSE OF FAILED QUALITY STANDARDS

Rwanda claims Uganda cement company failed to meet quality standards

The most recent victim of the current diplomatic fall out between Uganda and Rwanda is an Ugandan cement company – Hima Cement Ltd.

According to Rwanda Revenue Authorities, it blocked Uganda cement exports from Hima Cement Ltd; because it failed

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TANZANIAN TEAM UP WITH UGANDAN IN OIL EXPLORATION

Tanzanian And Ugandan Collaborate in Oil Exploration

Tanzanian Energy Minister, Dr Medard Kalemani said Tanzania have teamed up with Ugandan to conduct oil exploration at various areas in Tanzania.

The Minister said this at a recent workshop for the parliamentary committee on energy and minerals members. He also said that …

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UGANDA GOVT. DRAFTING NEW POLICIES FOR OIL MONIES

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Uganda Government drafts new policies to monitor Petroleum Fund spendings.

Uganda Government has conclude plans to draft three policies that will help monitor the spending of Petroleum Fund. These policies will follow the guidelines set-out in the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) of 2015.

The Ministry of finance is responsible …

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UGANDA GOVERNMENT TO COMMISSION ISIMBA HYDROPOWER DAM

Isimba Hydropower Dam

President Kaguta Museveni will later today commission the Isimba Hydropower Dam

Uganda Government will today commission the Isimba Hydropower Dam project. The 183MW Isimba Hydropower Dam will help address the shortage of power and also increase the nation capacity to 1000MW.

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UGANDA DOCTORS OPPOSED CONSTRUCTION OF LUBOWA HOSPITAL PROJECT

Doctors unhappy with Uganda government over support for the construction of Lubowa hospital.

Doctors of  Uganda Medical Association has express their dismay over government plans to support the construction of  a specialised hospital. The deal was signed with a consortium comprising of Finasi and ROKO Construction Company.

The plan is …

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THE TALLEST BUILDING IN UGANDA

TALLEST BUILDING IN UGANDA

The recently commissioned 22 storey URA Towers is now the tallest building in Uganda.

Uganda’s tallest building is accommodating the state’s Revenue Authority. As a result, the 22-storey building will ensure service delivery and efficiency in the collection of taxes. In fact, Jonathan Nsubuga an Ugandan architect designed the tower

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ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE IN UGANDA

road infrastructure in Uganda

Uganda’s infrastructure is seeing more government investments. Especially, the road from Fort Portal to Hima and the Hima-Kasese-Katunguru road. Soon, the entire section of the Fort Portal-Bushenyi road will be tarmacked. 

With infrastructure in place and given the fertility of the Rwenzori area, residents will embark on commercial farming and

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NEW INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT UNDER CONSTRUCTION IN UGANDA

A new international airport in Uganda is under construction

Uganda’s second international Airport under construction

A new international airport in Uganda will soon surface. The Hoima International Airport also called Kabaale International Airport, is currently under construction in Uganda. This airport when completed will be Uganda’s second airport asides the Entebbe International Airport.

The airport design will see it …

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FRANCE TO SUPPORT ACCESS TO WATER AND SANITATION IN UGANDA

FRANCE TO SUPPORT ACCESS TO WATER AND SANITATION IN UGANDA

French Development Agency (AFD) supports access to water and sanitation in Uganda with €270 million

The Ugandan government and the French government via French Development Agency (AFD); have signed a loan deal to help support access to water and sanitation in Uganda. The loan deal comprises of two separate financing …

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