Construction works of Terrewode Women’s Community Hospital in Uganda has been completed. Ms Alice Emasu Seruyange, the founder and executive director of TERREWODE announced the reports and said that the hospital is meant to benefit obstetric fistula patients in the country.
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As Uganda prepares for the development and production phases of the oil sector with expected investments worth $20b (Shs74 trillion) over the next five years, local service providers are upbeat, planning on how they will share into the multi-billion cash.
Hoima. A new sugar factory worth $6m (Shs22b) is expected to be commissioned before the end of this year in Hoima District. The factory - Bwendero Sugar Factory – which is owned by businessman John Fitzergerald Magara, will be the 13th in Uganda with an installed cane-crushing capacity of 1,000 metric tonnes per day.
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The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has provided a $5m loan to Tugende, which supports small business lending and expanded transportation in Uganda by providing lease-to-own financing to motorcycle taxi drivers.
The World Bank is set to unlock $600 million for an infrastructure project to facilitate trade in East and Central Africa and provide an alternative route to the sea for Burundi, Tanzania, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.