By Sylvia Kugonza
In Fort portal—-
A team of technocrats, councilors led by the mayor fort portal municipality have yeaterday morning inspected the ongoing projects under the municipal infrastructural development program (USMID) with support from World Bank in the municipality.
Among the inspected ongoing projects include the construction of a 990Mshiilings Rukiidi III street, 1.7Bn construction of lorry park, 503M shillings park building and 5.7bn Nyakana Road under Abu-Barker constructions.
According to the project supervisor Kalema Enoch, at least 90% of work has been done on the Nyakana Road only remaining with few features are missing which they include road mappings, placement litter bins, street lights.
He assured the municipality that by January 2018 the Nyakana road will be completed and handed over to the municipality.
The mayor Fort portal municipality Rev. Kintu Muhanga Willy urged the contractors to have a heart of patriotism during their course of work by not doing shoddy work.
Muhanga has also stated that there are some complaints from some business communities that they are being affected by the project thus they should be with the challenges for the development of the town.
Muhanga urged the stakeholders to own these projects not to fight them saying that the World Bank gave only six months all the money to have been utilized by 30th June 2018.
Source:www.mknewslink.com a western Uganda news website.