Rukwa Poised for Development As Two Major Roads Constructed

By Peti Siyame

Sumbawanga — TWO out of three mega road projects spanning a total of 263.6 kilometers and cost over 284 bn/- in Rukwa region have been completed by 100 per cent.

The government is funding the three road projects by 100 per cent. This was revealed recently by the Rukwa Regional Tanroads Manager, Engineer Masika Mkina during the second Regional Road Board meeting held here in the municipality and chaired by the Rukwa Regional Commissioner (RC), Mr Joachim Wangabo.

He further said that the Jianxi - Geo - Engineering Group Corporation (JGC) from China rehabilitated a section of Sumbawanga - Chala - Kanazi of road covering 75 kilometers at a cost of over 87.8 bn/- whose civil works have been accomplished by 100 per cent.