President Kaguta Museveni of Uganda and Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto at the groundbreaking ceremony of Dei BioPharma Ltd, a multibillion pharmaceutical drugs and mRNA vaccine manufacturing facility in Matugga, Wakiso, Uganda. The facility is to focus on applying biotechnology to solve the health challenges of humanity through creation of … Read More
The African Development Bank and the Government of Uganda have signed two financing agreements totaling around $348 million for the improvement of road transport in Uganda. The first is a $276 million financing agreement for the Kampala City Roads Rehabilitation Project; and the second, valued at $71.8 million, is for … Read More
Paris, April 12, 2021 — During a signing ceremony held yesterday in Entebbe, in the presence of Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, Samia Suluhu Hassan, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO of Total, as well as representatives of China National Offshore … Read More
Government of Uganda through National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) is putting final touches on a new water treatment plant in Katosi, Mukono district. Works on the 240 million litres per day water production plant are near completion with 95% of project works completed. The new plant will serve over … Read More
In the last 31/2 years, contracts worth UGX 2.15 trillion have been awarded in line with the reservation schemes, representing 26% of the contracts signed by Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA).
Despite being a poor performance of local content engagement, new data shows a growing participation of local content … Read More
Three Infrastructure sector leaders, Ms. Allen C. Kagina (Executive Director, Uganda National Roads Authority), Mr. Selestino Babungi (Managing Director, Umeme Limited – Uganda’s main electricity distribution company) and Dr. Silver Mugisha (Managing Director, National Water & Sewerage Corporation) share information about their organisation’s roles in the development of Uganda.
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Abutment and pier construction on the Ntinda/Kisaasi Interchange works along Phase 2 of K’la Northern Bypass project has been completed. The next works are the beams to be placed across.
On completion, the Interchange will
- reduce traffic flow constraints
- reduce transit times
- improve safety of road users #UNRAworks
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Uganda National Road Authority gives progress update on the road construction in the country. So far, over 700 kms of Oil roads are under construction to support Oil Production & improve connectivity in this area gifted w/ various flora & fauna.
The recently completed section along Masindi [Kisanja] Park … Read More
KAMPALA – Seventy people have run to the High Court, claiming that Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) illegally evicted them from their land.
The group, led by Stephen Lubanza, filed the suit in the civil division of the High Court in Kampala recently.
They seek a declaration that KCCA’s decisions … Read More
President Yoweri Museveni has been in power since 1986 after being involved in the rebellion that overthrew Idi Amin and Milton Obote. He has defied all odds to remain president by amending the constitution to scrap presidential term limits (2005), and the presidential age limit (2017). Indeed, President Yoweri … Read More
President Museveni has commissioned the 150.3kms Soroti–Moroto road which is worth sh646bn.
During the ceremony, President Museveni said the project was fully funded by the government. That the road will reduce travel time between Soroti to Moroto and spur development in Karamoja.
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President Yoweri Museveni over the weekend has commissioned the 104-km Musita-Lumino-Busia-Majanji road linking the eastern part of the country to the border district of Busia in Kenya.
The road was upgraded from gravel to paved bituminous standard and is expected to have a design speed of about 90 km per … Read More
The flag-off ceremony for the long awaited market construction is set to kick-off.
The project which will be located along the Uganda-Tanzania border is funded by South African-based Degitech Energy Company Ltd at a construction cost of Shs2.8 trillion.
It is expected to bring together manufacturers, retailers, distributors and consumers … Read More
The plans to have a building material laboratory is going to be realised after fund for the project was secured.
The laboratory construction will aimed at reducing the usage of substandard Materials by ensuring that quality materials are used when it comes to the construction of building and roads in … Read More
President Yoweri K Museveni will officiate at the Ground Breaking ceremony for the construction of Atiak – Laropi road. The project will receive funding from the EU and Govt of Uganda to enable Strabag Int. handle construction of the 66km paved road.
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Uganda government has given contractor handling the construction of Masaka Central Market up to November 30 to complete the work and handover the project or risk a penalty.
During an inspection by Local Government minister Raphael Magyezi on the project, he noted the project is behind schedule compared to other … Read More
Uganda Government has secure a fund worth US$136milion(Shs500billion) for the construction of three road projects in the country.
The project is fully funded by the government of Uganda under the National Road Development and Maintenance Programme (NRDMP) Budget.
The three roads are: (1) Upgrading of Kira-Matugga road and improvement of … Read More
Construction of Kitala-Gerenge road is at 60% complete according to Uganda National Road Agency (UNRA).
The agency announced via its social media handle as the road will links Gerenge fishing site to Entebbe mainland & Pearl Marina, a futuristic lakeside city.
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The construction of Akii-Bua Olympic Stadium is at its final stage as government plans to secure two consultants.
Minister of State for Sports, Denis Hamson Obua while making the statement noted that under the public procurement processes of Uganda, consultants will do a detailed feasibility study that includes environmental and … Read More
Uganda Road Authority (UNRA) has announced via it social media handle of the progress made on the construction of Masaka-Bukakata road project
The 41km road is expected to accelerate exploitation of Trade & Agricultural opportunities within the new City.
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