Wakiso and Kampala city residents will go without water for a day tomorrow ( Wednesday, 3, January, 2018) after the National Water and Sewerage Corporation announced it will shut down due to a scheduled maintenance.
NWSC on Tuesday announced a water outage to Naguru, Ntinda, Naalya, Kiwatule, Kyanja, Najjera, Buwate,Kungu, Komamboga, Kisaasi, Kulambiro on Wednesday 3rd January 2018 from 7am to 5pm.
According to NWSC public relations officer Sam Apedel, also affected will be the Namasuba service area: Seguku, Bunnamwaya, Ndejje, Kigo, Kanaaba, Lubugumu, Nsanji, Lubowa, Busabala, Kitemu, Nabbingo, Nyanama, Mutundwe, Kyengera, Nateete, Buddo and the surrounding areas.
The water company has urged its customers to reserve and use water sparingly before and during the period of interruption.
“There will be water supply interruptions in parts of Kampala on Wednesday 3rd January 2018 from 7am to 5pm,” NWSC said via their official social media platforms. “This is to enable our engineers handle system upgrade works designed to serve our customers better.”
“Customers are therefore advised to store enough water and use it sparingly.”
NWSC is a public utility company 100% owned by the Government of Uganda.