Uganda secures World Water symposiums

Uganda secures World Water symposiums

The Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Water and Environment and the National Water and Sewerage Corporation will host the 2019 International Water Association Solutions to Intermittent Water Supply Conference (IWS 2019) and the African Water Association Congress (AFWA 2020) in Kampala, Uganda. The announcement was made by the Minister of State for Water […]

NWSC opens new national head office

NWSC opens new national head office

State utility National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) officially opened the doors to its national head office at Plot 3 Nakasero Friday, having recently taken up residence in the new landmark building. The headquarters of Uganda’s most profitable state enterprise has always been at Plot 39 Jinja Road. On Friday, Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda commissioned the […]

National Water building sh378 billion treatment plant at Katosi

National Water building sh378 billion treatment plant at Katosi

National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has signed a contract for the construction of a modern mega drinking water treatment plant in Katosi, to the east of Kampala. The new plant which will initially produce 160 million litres of water per day will be constructed by Sogea/Suez International. The plant is designed eventually to produce […]

National Water’s Jangu Twogere to help disconnected customers

National Water’s Jangu Twogere to help disconnected customers

The National Water and Sewerage Corporation has announced an amnesty to customers who have been disconnected for over 3 months. According to Mr Sam Apedel, the NWSC spokesperson, ‘Come We Talk’ or Jangu Twogere’, a campaign by the water utility expects more than 30,000 customers to get back on the NWSC supply through this drive. […]

A clear goal: water for all Ugandans

A clear goal: water for all Ugandans

The state-owned National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) is determined to extend clean water infrastructure and sewerage to the entire nation. Progress is fast as well-managed services pay for new investment and upgrades. As a public utility, NWSC is keenly focused on its own responsibility amidst Uganda’s bid to become a middle-income nation – supplying […]

NWSC deserves People’s Choice award, says Samuel Apedel

NWSC deserves People’s Choice award, says Samuel Apedel

The National Water and Sewerage Corporation bagged two awards for Best Digital Media Management Campaign and the prestigious People’s Choice award at the 7th edition Public Relations Association of Uganda Excellence awards held on Friday 6th April 2018 at the Kampala Sheraton hotel. The PRAU Excellence Awards celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations across the […]

NWSC kicks off project to connect water to 12000 villages

NWSC kicks off project to connect water to 12000 villages

The Government has recognized the cross-benefit of access to safe drinking water and improved sanitation, and has in the last decade made substantial progress in terms of increasing coverage.  According to the Minister of Water and Environment, Hon Sam Cheptoris the Government of Uganda is committed to ensure that every village in Uganda has a […]

Silver lining in Kapchorwa Town as National Water steps up supply

Silver lining in Kapchorwa Town as National Water steps up supply

Moves to save water and boost supply by Karamoja have been given a big boast after the National Water and Sewerage Corporation announced commencement of pipe laying works for the new Kapenguria-Kapchorwa Town water pipeline Project. The new 4km bulk transmission main will transfer over 3 million litres of water per day to Kapchorwa Town […]

NWSC’s Silver Mugisha reappointed to African Water Association top job

NWSC’s Silver Mugisha reappointed to African Water Association top job

The National water and sewerage corporation Managing Director Dr. Eng Silver Mugisha has been reappointed as the Vice President on the Executive Board of the African Water Association during the 19th Congress of the African Water Association and Annual General Meeting at Laico Amitie Hotel in Bamako Mali. At the same event, the corporation’s Director […]