The FIFA Goal Project IV to the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) was officially launched yesterday at Njeru Technical Centre in Jinja.
FUFA President Engineer Moses Magogo, CEO Edgar Watson and the federation’s head of legal committee Alex Luganda witness the ceremony that also had officials from the Infra-Tech Consult Ltd and Kabbs Technical Services contracted by FIFA for the project.
The project will cover the construction of the pavilion stand near the artificial turf, administrative offices, dressing rooms and completion of the perimeter wall around the technical Centre.Ibrahim Kabugo Director (Engineering) at Infra-Tech who will be supervising the contractor Kabbs Technical services is confident the work will be completed within five or six months.
The FUFA CEO Edgar Watson briefed the media whom he informed that the project will cost $300,000. He also clarified that the Centre is purely a technical Centre to be used for educational services for football in Uganda.
Watson also revealed that Ahmed Hussein will be the official spokesperson on all matters about the project till its completion.
How FUFA has benefited from FIFA Goal projects
Goal project I: Construction of FUFA House in Mengo
Goal project II: Purchase of the land in Nejru, construction of Centre
Goal project III: Completion of Njeru Centre-as it appears now
Goal project IV: Construction of the Pavilion Stand near the artificial turf, administrative offices, dressing rooms and completion of the perimeter wall around the technical Centre.