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15:20
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Works Ministry Conducting Study on Unit Cost for Roads road construction 3

One of the roads that have been queried includes the four-lane highway Kampala-Entebbe Expressway, which was cost up to USD 9.3 million per kilometre. The 51-kilometer road, whose total cost is calculated at 1.7 trillion Shillings, has been highlighted as the costliest road project among low to middle-income countries.
17:58
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Japanese Instructors to Equip UPDF with Engineering Skills government 3 1 Top story

Kameda says Japan has extended aid worth US$ 70 million to different African countries with the aim of purchasing heavy road machinery and offering training skills.
12:46
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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.
10:56
10:56

Compensation Woes Mar Nansana Road Construction 2

Nakkazzi notes that they are in the process of engaging the complainants to reach a consensus on the matter. The affected families declined to speak to URN, saying they cant discuss their issues in the media.
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Masaka Municipality Contracts Third Company to Handle USMID Road Project road construction 1

Godfrey Kayemba Afaayo, the Mayor Masaka Municipality, says they decided to contract Star Group because Traminco Uganda Limited, which is handling the construction of Edward Avenue, Buddu Street, Jesserby and Kabula Street drainage has delayed to complete the works.
11:36
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Expressway Disrupts Businesses in Entebbe entebbe expressway 1

There is massive disruption to businesses in Entebbe due to roadworks on the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway. Work on the expressway is now reaching Entebbe and as a result hundreds of premises along the way are being pulled down.
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IDB Threatens to Withdraw Muyembe-Nakapiripirit Road Funding road construction

Recently, World Bank suspended funding for the Kamwenge-Fortportal road working citing the failure by UNRA to address social and environmental concerns from the locals affected by the works.
09:59
09:59

Delays, Safety Concerns Dominate Meeting Over Gulu-Acholibur Road road works 1 6

Road users in the districts of Lamwo, Kitgum and Pader have voiced concern over what they call delays, shoddy works and safety issues in the constriction of Gulu-Acholibur-Musingo road.
17:03
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UNRA Asked to Recover UGX 47 billion from Chinese Contractors road construction 1 5

The companies to which money was advanced include China Railway 18th Group 12.9billion, China Railway No.3 Group 12.9billion, Zhongmei Engineering 96.5billion, China Railway No.5 Group 8.4billion and Chongqing International Construction Company 7billion.
10:30
10:30

Muslim Leaders Struggle to Find Alternative Land to Bury Remains arua municipality 1

Abdullah Juma, the Arua municipality County Sheikh, says they are struggling to find alternative land to bury the remains of the deceased once their graves are exhumed.
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Complaints, Praises As Makerere Road Works Continue road construction 4 1

Speaking in Kiswahili, Poni says, Constructing the road is not a bad thing. We want the road to be wide and after the construction, this place will look nice. They dont disturb me. When they come with their vehicles they tell me, mum push in front for us to pass.
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UNRA Re-opens Soroti- Moroto Road road construction 1

Ahmed Awoii, the Acting Station engineer Soroti area, Uganda National Road Authority UNRA, says they have opened the road to traffic after completing repairs on the bridge. According to Awoii, heavy trucks now safely use the Soroti - Moroto road.
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UNRA Yet To Compensate Over 300 Arua Residents road construction

Although the property of the affected people was valued, they have not yet received payment from UNRA. Joseph Eguma, a resident of Adroyi village in Ayelembe Vurra Sub County Arua district, says the Authority only stopped at collecting their details.
14:47
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Flooding Cuts off Kamuli-Buyende Road road construction 1 1

Residents accuse ETATS Uganda limited, which was contracted to maintain road of abandoning it.
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11:44

State of the Nation Address 2015 in Pictures igp kale kayihura 14 Top story

On June 4, 2015, President Yoweri Museveni delivered the State of the Nation Address at Serena Conference Centre before Parliament. The speech is ahead of the reading of the budget next week. We bring you a few photos from the event.
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Uganda Prisons on Spot For Deploying Inmates to Construct Masaka Drainage System road construction 1 3

Uganda Radio network has found at least 15 inmates digging trenches along Edward Avenue near Ssese and Kabula Street. Uganda Radio Network reporter monitored these inmates and found out that they spent 10 hours digging these trenches nonstop.
11:21
11:21

Govt To Upgrade Lira-Apac-Masindi Port Road Next Year - Minister road construction 3

The actual construction work to tarmac the 256km highway from Masindi Port in Apac district to the South Sudan is set to begin next financial year. The road stretches through Apac, Lira, Pader and Kitgum districts.
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Sironko Chairperson Held Over Theft of Culverts road construction

David Agaba, the Sironko District Police Commander says during the operation they recovered a gate and eight pieces of iron sheets made out of the culverts from Mafu Garage whose owner is on the run.
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Kabale Town Clerk Arrested over UGX 283M Road Money abuse of office 1 Top story

Augustine Rukiika Bujara, the Kabale Municipality town clerk, has been arrested by Police for misuse of office. Bujara was arrested on Thursday afternoon by Police. He is accused of diverting money meant for road construction.
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Masaka Town Clerk Releases UGX 708m to Revamp Roads road construction 1

Johnson Baryantuma Munono, the outgoing Masaka Municipal Town clerk, has finally released 708 million shillings to revamp all roads within Masaka municipality.
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