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10:28
10:28

UNRA Returns UGX 3bn to Treasury 2

UNRA head of finance and Accounts, Kwesiga Brazza explains that the body, mandated to develop and maintain national roads, failed to spend shillings 3.4 billion due to failure to recruit new staff.
17:22
17:22

Residents Protest Delayed Lira-Kamdini Road Works unra 1

The 66km road was last rehabilitated between 2008 and 2009 by the Government. Despite several appeals to the government, the road is still in a bad state. It is filled with many potholes, the road is also very narrow.
12:59
12:59

Cracks Irk Road Users resident 4 1

Geoffrey Byamugisha, a resident of Bukinda Sub County in Rukiga district, says while the commissioning the highway president, Yoweri Museveni told them that it would last for 25 years without any cracks. He however, says to his surprise the road has developed cracks just under five years after completion.
17:44
17:44

Construction of Bridge Stalls As RDC Rejects Compensation unra 1 1

RDC Lochap is demanding 14 million shillings for destruction of a pit latrine located at a junction where the bridge is meant to join the Akisim-Moroto road.
12:46
12:46

CAO Clears Sub County to Spend UGX 41 Million Compensation Money road construction 1

In the letter, John Nyakahuma, the CAO Masindi says after thorough consultation, he found out that the money is not shareable as it does not fall within the shareable revenue.
14:18
14:18

Families Decry Delayed Compensation for Land along Soroti-Moroto Road unra 3

The over 170 kilometer road connects the towns of Soroti, the largest town in Teso sub-region, to Moroto, the largest town in the Karamoja sub-region and ends at Lokitanyala, another border point between Uganda and Kenya.
11:05
11:05

UNRA Compensation Divides Masindi District Leaders money 3

The money totaling 41.3 million Shillings was given to the Sub County in compensation for developments that will be affected by the construction of Masindi-Butiaba road. The affected developments include a sugar plantation and trees occupying over two acres of land, and a market in Karongo Village.
14:25
14:25

Poor Roads Cripple Businesses in Buvuma unra 3 1

The roads in Buvuma are dusty and filled with many potholes. The most affected roads are in Kilongo and Kulume villages, which connect to Buvuma islands.
13:09
13:09

Delayed Repair of MV 2 Kyoga Ferry Irks Travelers district 1 1 Top story

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Spokesperson, says they are in the process of procuring some spares to fix the faulty ferry.
19:52
19:52

Mukono Evicts Roadside Vendors political leaders 2 1

Jamada Kajoba, the Deputy Mayor Mukono Municipality, says they wrote to the affected people to voluntarily vacate the road reserves to pave way for the road expansion and water works in vain.
11:40
11:40

UNRA to Remove Illegal Billboards in Fort Portal deo ndimo 1 1

According to a letter issued Tuesday by the UNRA regional manager Felix Geria Osoa, the two billboards have reduced the minimum visibility of traffic regulations to road users which he said contravenes the statutory instruments of 2017 No. 44.
15:50
15:50

UNRA Blames Drivers For Karuma Bridge Motor Accidents 1 3

Mark Ssali the Spokesperson of Uganda National Roads Authority told URN that much as Karuma is an old bridge, most of the accidents on this spot are often caused by the drivers by either driving recklessly or using mechanically dangerous vehicles.
15:18
15:18

Terego Residents Decry State of Gateway Bridge broken bridges 2 2

The bridge has a galloping hole in the middle, a broken center pillar, and a three-quarter-way broken eastern end, posing a threat to both motorists and pedestrians traveling along Arua-Terego-Yumbe-Moyo road. The bridge was built in 1964 and has not received any repairs to date.
07:54
07:54

UNRA Investigates RCC, SBI Over Collapse of Kabale-Katuna Road shoddy work 3 1

Richard Byarugaba, a resident of Kyonyo in Kamuganguzi Sub county, says the first road that was built during President Idi Amins regime was stronger compared to the new road.
16:08
16:08

Byandala, 6 Others to Answer for Katosi Road Scam abraham byandala 1

Justice Gidudu ruled that prosecution team led by Sarah Birungi; the Director of Legal Affairs in the Inspectorate of Government has proved beyond a reasonable doubt that the group had a role to play in the scam that resulted in a financial loss of 24.7 billion shillings for the government of Uganda.
14:08
14:08

Masaka Engineer, UNRA Official Boycott Roads Meeting masaka engineer 3 1

A Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA official and the Masaka Municipal engineer have boycotted a committee investigating alleged fraud and poor state of roads in Masaka district. On Friday Members of Parliament from Masaka district who sit on the district road Committee started investigating how monies under the Uganda Road Fund were utilised. Last financial year, Masaka district got at least 1.1 billion shillings from Uganda Road Fund of which 950 million shillings went to Masaka Municipality.
18:30
18:30

Former Minister Omach To Head UNRA Board roads 1

Former State Minister for Finance, Fred Jachan Omach has been appointed Chairperson of Uganda National Roads Authority Board of Directors.
19:07
19:07

MPs Reject Loan for Busega-Mpigi Road unra 6 1

During the plenary session chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga, MPs debated the National Economy committee report that had okayed borrowing from Africa Development Bank ADB a sum of 329 billion Shillings and another 216 billion Shillings for the project.
06:57
06:57

Drama as Chinese Contractors Threaten MPs unra 2 1

In the report, the Auditor General, John Muwanga questioned the process in which Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA awarded the US 479m contract for the construction of Kampala-Entebbe Express Highway to the Chinese firm without competitive bidding.
10:11
10:11

UNRA On the Spot Over Abandoned Road Project 3

Boaz Kazibwe, the Kabale Area Manager Uganda National Roads Authority, says the contractor disappeared without notice.
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