Africa Connected

Entebbe–Kampala Expressway set to ease transportation for tourists to Uganda

An express highway from Kampala, which is under construction, is expected to improve travel for locals in the capital city and tourists commuting to and from Entebbe International Airport.

Nikiwe Bikitsha explained the infrastructural challenges currently facing those who fly between Kampala, Uganda on the last leg of her trip there for the Africa Connected project.

The airport is about an hour away from the capital Kampala, a single carriage way connects the two points. You can only imagine what kind of congestion that leads to.

Nikiwe Bikitsha

It's the only road that links Kampala and most Ugandans to the airport.

Nikiwe Bikitsha

Bikitsha explains that a Chinese company is building what will be known as the Entebbe–Kampala Expressway which will be a major boost to Uganda's economy and infrastructural development.

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