The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a sovereign loan of US$229.5 million to the Republic of Uganda to finance phase one of the Kampala-Jinja Expressway project. Total project cost is estimated at US$1.55 billion, with financing from sovereign and non- sovereign facilities.
Infrastructure/PPP news in Uganda
The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has received eight pre-qualification applications for the Kampala-Jinja Expressway PPP project. This involves the construction of a 77km expressway linking the capital of Uganda to Jinja, in the south-east. The total estimated investment required is over US$1 billion.
The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has issued a Request for Qualification (RFQ) for the Kampala-Jinja Expressway PPP project. This involves the design, construction, financing, operation and maintenance of a limited access tolled expressway between the cities of Kampala, the capital, and Jinja.
Uganda has announced it has launched a tender process to seek transaction advisors for a housing PPP project.
Uganda’s Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development, Matia Kasaija, and Gabriel Negatu, East Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office Director General, signed African Development Bank and African Development Fund loan agreements of US$151 million for the Multinational Uganda-Rwanda Busega-Mpigi express highway project.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has prepared a Preliminary Information Memorandum (PIM),
The government of Uganda has launched a tender process to hire consultants for the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) housing PPP project.
The Public private partnership (PPP) bill, 2012, has been passed by Parliament and ratified by the President of Uganda on 5 August 2015.
The Government of the Republic of Uganda represented by the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) is currently exploring the use of Public Private Partnership (PPP) to deliver the Kampala to Jinja Expressway and Kampala Southern Bypass collectively known as the Kampala-Jinja Expressway PPP Project.
Uganda's Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs has announced M/S TWED Property Development Ltd and Group Five Structured Ingenuity as the preferred bidder for the JLOS House PPP Project after the evaluation of Request for Proposals (RFP) submitted for design review, procurement, construction, financing and management of the JLOS House Project.
The National Information Technology Authority of Uganda (NITA-U) has launched a request for expression of interest (RFEO) to hire transaction advisors for IT projects.
Uganda's National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has launched a request for proposals (RFP) to develop a Waste-to-Energy PPP project for its Kampala Service Area.
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) infrastructure fund has got a capital injection of US$21.9 million.
The Government of Uganda has announced plans to create a database for all public private partnership (PPP) projects across the country.
Uganda's Justice, Law and Order Sector (JLOS) has announced the schedule for the office park for the JLOS Institutions PPP project.
The President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, has declined to approve the public private partnership (PPP) bill, 2012, and returned it for reviewing.
Uganda's Justice, Law and Order Sector (JLOS) has held a pre-bid briefing with various bidders for the development of an office park for the JLOS Institutions through a public private partnership (PPP) project.
The Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs (MoJCA) of Uganda has announced that nine teams have been shortlisted to develop an office park for the Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS) Institutions through a Public Private Partnership (PPP) project.
The project involves the development of a six-lane 77-km road project. The project aims to improve road infrastructure in Uganda, improve road safety and facilitate trade and tourism.
Makerere University, the Uganda's oldest public university, has received expressions of interest from 12 local and international firms from China, Korea and Uganda to develop the University's idle lands through a PPP project under the Makerere University Infrastructure Development Marshall Plan (MUIDMP).