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13:59
13:59

Surveyors Vandalize Vehicle after Being Stopped from Planting Markstones in the Road land 2 3 Top story

Sulah Wasswa, a resident within the area, says the scene was chaotic as contractors tasked surveyors to avail requisite documents allowing them to open boundaries in vain.
21:57
21:57

NWSC Faults Road Contractors for Exposing Sewer Lines area 2 1

Agnes Atwooki, the NSWC Jinja area Principal Public Relations Officer told URN that Jinja, one of the country’s oldest towns, had heavy capacity underground sewerage lines. However, over time, road contractors have left the lines leaking without making any attempts to refurbish them after completing their road works.
11:49
11:49

Stirling Civil Engineering Dumping Waste in Jinja Wetlands street 2 2

The company was contracted to construct the 2.9 kilometres of Eng Zhikusooka Road and Main Street extension in Jinja district, under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development- USMID project.
12:30
12:30

Makerere Estates Department Evicts 40 Police Families Uganda 3 1 Top story

A letter from Eng. Christina Kakeeto, the Director Estates and Works Makerere University addressed to the Police Chief in the University, shows that the affected officers were given a month to vacate the premises by the end of this week in vain.
13:06
13:06

Contractors Arrested for Closing Health Centre III Over Arrears district 1

Mpakibi Investments was contracted by Luuka district local government to rehabilitate the maternity ward and outpatient department. However, they were paid 4 million shillings and are demanding 12 million shillings.
18:26
18:26

Seven Arrested for Stealing Bitumen home 1

The suspects are alleged to have stolen the drums of bitumen from the contractor’s quarry located in Mutelele Sub County, Bugiri District on June 15th and later fled. They were however arrested on Monday.
09:34
09:34

Jinja Councillors Approve Architectural Designs for District Headquarters city 1

Titus Kisambira, the Jinja LCV Chairperson says that construction of the district headquarters has been delayed due to lack of architectural designs.
11:24
11:24

Transport Paralyzed in Kamuli As Kiko Wetland Floods resident 5 2

Farouk Isabirye, the Bugonda Village Defense Secretary, says children within the affected areas are yet to commence studies because the only alternative they have is boats, which are costly. Each pupil requires Shillings 2000 to ride on a boat.
12:19
12:19

Butchers Raise Concerns over Filthy Abattoir district 2 1

The abattoir employs 56 butchers who have scaled down on the number of slaughtered cows due to poor hygiene. According to the butchers, the number of livestock slaughtered at the abattoir has reduced from 10 to 5 daily.
11:36
11:36

Road Materials Testing Lab Constructed in Fort Portal ntoroko 1 1

The laboratory located in Boma, Fort Portal Municipality will be used for testing road materials that include soils, gravel, bitumen, and rocks. It is being constructed under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development USMID at a tune of 86 million shillings.
11:15
11:15

Contractor Yet to Fix Defects on USMID Roads Almost a Year Later arua 1 1 Top story

Fred Musoke, the site Engineer Abubaker Technical Services told URN that they are aware of the directive to correct the defects, but denied claims that they have turned a blind eye.
19:15
19:15

Hoima USMID Contractor Gets Third Extension money 1 1

The contractor has only completed 67 percent of the road works after laying the final layer of the tarmac on the five roads. The company is yet to construct drainage channels leading to most business premises, pedestrian walkways, street lighting and beautification.
07:02
07:02

Neighbors of Arapai Cattle Market Decry of Poor Hygiene area 3 2

Simon Peter Emetu, the Arapai Sub County LC 3 chairperson, says the market attracts people of different characters, adding that they have asked the contractor to employ staff to keep directing traders to the pit latrines.
14:55
14:55

Contractor Hands Over Mulago Specialized Hospital team 1 5 Top story

Paul Kabanga, a Laboratory Technologist, says the hospital is equipped with equipment has the ability to deliver results within minutes compared to traditional equipment that can take longer.
08:10
08:10

Soroti USMID Road Works Drag on construction 3 1

Gilbert Kiracho, the Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist USMID / Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development, acknowledges the challenges but says the work in Soroti is almost complete.
14:44
14:44

Poor Roads Slow Down Construction of Kiprotich High Altitude Training Centre gobierno 1

Christopher Chepkuroi Songhor, the Kapchorwa District LC 5 Chairperson is equally concerned over the poor state of Kapenburia- Kwoti road, which has affected the construction work.
21:50
21:50

Butime Faults Kabarole CAO for District Woes gobierno 1 1 Top story

According to Butime, while the CAO is overall head of all administrative units in the district, he was shocked when people started reporting cases of financial mismanagement, increasing crime rate and poor road network directly to him.
12:17
12:17

Drivers Accuse Contractor of Harassment, Extortion company 5

The Kabale Municipal Mayor, Emmanuel Sentaro Byamugisha, says his office is aware of the harassment of the drivers by the contractor and will intervene in the matter.
15:14
15:14

Poor Transport Hindering Roads Works in Kalangala Outlying Islands resident 2 1 Top story

Gabriel Atama, the Kalangala District Chief Administrative Officer, says government hasnt remitted all the required money to construct the roads in the outlying islands.
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