NPA asks govt to stop  building new roads

National Planning Authority officials led by the executive director, Dr Joseph Muvawala (centre), appear before the Budget Committee of Parliament on Wednesday. PHOTO / ALEX ESAGALA

What you need to know:

  • The proposal was made by the executive director of the NPA, Dr Joseph Muvawala, who was appearing before the Parliament’s Budget Committee to present the Authority’s position paper on Uganda’s Charter of Fiscal Responsibility.

Officials of the National Planning Authority (NPA) on Wednesday asked the government to halt the construction of new roads projects and focus on the revival of the economy that has been battered by Covid-19.

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