30 projects commissioned in Masindi worth Shs 398.4 million
By Brian Atuhura
Over 30 capital projects were commissioned in Masindi district last week worth Shs 398.4m which were undertaken in the last financial year 2021/2022.
The Commissioning team led by the Resident District Commissioner (RDC),Emmy Ngabirano,handed over atotal of 30 projects to the beneficiaries out of the 48 projects that the team monitored.
However,18 of these costing shs395.6m were not commissioned due to repairable defects noticed by the team.They therefore,asked the contractors to correct the defects and thereafter,hand them over to the beneficiaries.
Some of the commissioned projects included; construction of a5stance latrine at Ntooma P/S that costed shs 23.9m, construction of a5stance latrine at Kikuube P/S costed shs 23.9 m, spring protection at Bwinamira II village costed shs 5.3m, supply of 45 desks to Nyabyeya P/S worth Shs 9m, rehabilitation of borehole at Kimanya Upper P/S costed shs4.1m among others.
Meanwhile,the projects that were not commissioned due to defects included; construction of atwo classroom block at Nyabubale P/S costed shs 62.2m, renovation of an OPD at Kikingura H/C II costed shs 44.9m, construction of atwo classroom block at Kitonozi P/S costed shs 74.9m, spring protection at Ewafal costed shs 5.3m, rehabilitation of borehole at Karangwe LCI costed shs 4.1m among others.