Falcon Engineering Company Limited yesterday(19th August 2020) officially handed over Kasese Main Market to Kasese Municipality authority after construction works by the contractor, China New Era Limited.
The Project Manager Eng. Gabriel Fataki who described the new market to house over eight hundred vendors as a relief to Kasese revealed that they were observing defect liability period by fixing snags after the installation of CCTV cameras and monitor screens to support market information management system with in the market. Eng. Fataki speaking…..
Officiating over the function held at the new market board room, the Kasese RDC, Lt. Joe Walusimbi directed security to take over the market safety until the President Museveni officially commissions the facility.
Lt. Walusimbi Speaking;….
The Kasese Municipal Mayor, His Worship Godfrey Kabyanga who asked the vendors and the Kasese people to jealously guard and put the market to good use said that rent bills by the tenants had put at an affordable rate he did not however disclose. Mayor Kabyanga1 speaks……
The Kasese District Vice Chairperson, Hon. Gideon Sanyu Ntabose who represented Kasese district said that President Museveni can only be appreciated for the new market structure by putting the facility into her proper use to boost household incomes. Ntabose speaking……..
The new Kasese main market structure that has among other features access ramp for PEDs, a market office block, perimeter wall, storm water drainage channels, parking yard, ATM machines and a day care center cost the government close to fifteen Billion shillings. END