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UIA, Minister Anite launch infrastructure developments in Kapeeka Industrial Park

Nakaseke, (UG): In a significant stride towards bolstering Uganda’s industrial landscape, Kapeeka Industrial Park in Nakaseke district emerges as one of the focal points of transformative infrastructure development.

Spearheaded by the Investment Minister and the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) board and management, the launch of infrastructure construction within the sprawling 1280-acre park heralds a new era of industrial advancement.

This government of Uganda-funded initiative, to be implemented by the National Enterprise Corporation (NEC), is poised to revolutionize industrial growth. The inclusion of comprehensive road networks and advanced sewerage treatment facilities underscores a commitment to fostering a conducive environment for manufacturing excellence.

Furthermore, government funding earmarked for industrial park development underscores a strategic endeavour to fortify dependable infrastructure. By prioritizing planned growth corridors, this initiative aims to streamline transportation networks and facilitate trade.

By seamlessly linking production centres, households, and communities to markets, it lays a robust foundation for sustainable economic progress.

Presently, Kapeeka Industrial Park serves as a thriving hub for 21 industries. Upon the completion of the infrastructure project, this number is expected to soar, accommodating over 80 factories. The recent completion of an electricity network within the park further enhances its appeal, offering a more reliable and abundant power supply to its burgeoning industrial base.

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The momentum at Kapeeka Industrial Park reflects its status as a key driver of economic activity in Nakaseke District and with ongoing developments and tangible progress, anticipation mounts for even greater prosperity upon the project’s completion.

President Museveni’s directive to establish 25 industrial parks across the country underscores the pivotal role such initiatives play in Uganda’s economic trajectory.

By creating employment opportunities for the youth, curbing import dependency, and boosting export earnings, these industrial parks are instrumental in propelling Uganda towards attaining middle-income status.

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As the wheels of progress continue to turn at Kapeeka Industrial Park, it stands as a beacon of hope for Uganda’s economic aspirations.

With concerted efforts and strategic investments, the nation inches closer towards realizing its full industrial potential, paving the way for sustained growth and prosperity.



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