The Management of National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC)- Kampala Water regrets to inform its valued customers and the general public that water supply at Ggaba 3 water treatment plant has been closed off to handle an emergency fault.
According to NWSC, the affected Areas include
Nakasero service area: City center, Kololo, areas along portbell road up to Bugolobi, Mukwano, 5th and 6th street, Kanyanya, Nabweru, Kawempe Mbogo and the surrounding areas.
Accordingly other areas that will be affected by this development include Muyenga service area:Acacia Avenue, Wandegeya, Namirembe, Mengo, Makerere, Kawempe, Maganjo, Kagoma, Matugga, Nansana, parts of Namirembe, Nakulabye, Bakuli, parts of city center, Nile avenue and the surround areas.
NWSC team of specialized engineers are already on the ground working tirelessly to complete works and restore water supply in the shortest time possible.
The works are estimated to last between 18 to 24 hours.
The Public and Customers are therefore advised to store enough water and use it sparingly as we work.
All inconveniences are highly regretted.
For more information, call our toll free numbers; 0800200977/0800300977
OR Reach us on our Social Media Handles;
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NWSC was formed by Decree No. 34 in 1972 to serve the urban areas of Kampala, Entebbe, and Jinja.
The National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) is a public utility company 100% owned by the Government of Uganda. The Corporation was established in 1972 under Decree No: 34. At its inception in 1972, the Corporation operated in three (3) major towns of Kampala, Jinja and Entebbe.
These laws were revised in 1995 by the NWSC Statute and later on the statute was incorporated in the Laws of Uganda as CAP 317 (Laws of Uganda 2000). The primary aim of this was to revise the objectives, powers and structure of NWSC to enable the corporation operate and provide water & sewerage services in areas entrusted to it on a sound commercial and viable basis.
In 1995, NWSC was re-organized under the NWSC Statute. The company was given more authority and autonomy and the mandate to operate and provide water and sewerage services in areas entrusted to it, on a sound commercial and viable basis. NWSC offers expert professional services for all types of water & waste development projects from Mini to Large development schemes, low to high head projects.