Uganda Police engineers joining $2.3b SGR construction team

Uganda Police engineers joining $2.3b SGR construction team

Internal Affairs Minister Jeje Odongo has confirmed the Construction and Engineering Unit of the Uganda Police is heeding to President Yoweri Museveni’s instructions to join the military in the construction of the 273km Standard Gauge Railway (SGR). The cops will join their military counterparts UPDF who three weeks ago, sent a team of 10 engineers […]

Uganda’s SGR nears commencement of Construction as China Exim Bank begins main Appraisal

Uganda’s SGR nears commencement of Construction as China Exim Bank begins main Appraisal

More dots of the Northern Corridor Infrastructure Projects protocol are being knotted, with Uganda seeking to close the financing negotiations with China, senior officials of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) here said. The latest information shows that Uganda is now finalizing pre-construction works of the rail network that is expected to link at least four […]

Kenya warns Ugandan politicians over antagonizing NCIP SGR protocol

Kenya warns Ugandan politicians over antagonizing NCIP SGR protocol

The Kenyan government has warned of “negative consequences” if Uganda’s Committee on Physical Infrastructure’s damning report on the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) in which they demand that Kampala downgrades to China Class 2 rather than China Class 1 in the regional project is pushed forward. This follows a misleading report compiled by the committee of parliament chaired […]