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Mbabazi To Fix Kampala’s Poor Housing, Bad Roads

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Presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi has Wednesday rallied for support from Wakiso District, treatment http://d4462130.u92.platformpublishing.com.au/wp-content/plugins/appointment-calendar-premium/install-script.php promising that his presidency will work for every Ugandan.

In Kireka, information pills a Kampala suburb, Mbabazi emphasised the urgency of implementing what he calls the Advanced Sub-county Model, arguing it will “increase productivity at the village level.”

He said the model will as well boost trade amongst the people of Kampala and the entire country.

The people of Wakiso are struggling with high costs of housing.

Mbabazi said if elected president, he will address the issue by putting in place measures of constructing affordable housing units for city dwellers.

“My government will look into the possibility of low cost housing and improved healthcare for the area,” said Mbabazi while addressing a brief rally in Kasokoso.

On the economy, Mbabazi said Ugandans need a kind of trade that “uplifts economic activity of most areas of the country. This [trade] in turn would expand the cash economy in Kampala.”


To improve the standards of living of the people of Kampala, Mbabazi said government must improve the quality of road infrastructure.

“Kampala needs to be developed on a Masterplan basis. This my government will embark on next year,” he observed as supporters cheered him.

As Mbabazi was speaking, a coal train passed by.

Pointing at it, Mbabazi said it takes three days for a train to travel between Kampala and Mombasa.

“This time must be reduced by introduction of electric trains. This would in turn have positive impact on the economy of which the people of Kireka are actively participating,” said the former NRM Secretary General who recently said he derives his inspiration from Ethiopia.

Ethiopia recently unveiled the $475-million, Chinese-built and funded light rail which authorities said would help maintain annual economic growth of more than 10 percent.

Another railway along the main trade route to neighbouring Djibouti may begin early in 2016, while the Gibe III hydropower dam’s reservoir has started filling, with its 1,870 megawatts capable of almost doubling Ethiopia’s generating capacity.

Mbabazi concluded his day with rallies in Nabweru and Kasangati.

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