Mukamira Dairy located in Nyabihu district which has been under construction for five years is now complete.The dairy was dogged by misappropriation cases caused by some managers of the project.
The 12th Leadership retreat came out with the resolution of listing jeopardized and stalled projects to enable investigations, identify and punish culprits. Mrs. Mirembe Alphonsine the Director of Cabinet in the Prime Minister’s Office told the press after the12th leadership Retreat that stalling of projects was not related to lack of financial means.
Some farmers of Mukamira sector had started expressing worries over the stalled dairy project in which they have great hopes of buying their products.
“The dairy has been under construction for five years. We would, by now, have overcome the challenges of cheaply selling our milk, “said Mukamasabo Rose.
In a press briefing held on August 24th 2016 Dr Christine Kanyandekwe, Rwanda Agriculture Board deputy director for livestock said that they matter is set to be solved soon.
“Mukamira Dairy has been completed and all needed equipments are installed.The remaining action is handing it over to the ministry and establishing how it will be managed,” she said.
Dr Kanyandekwe did not, however precisely tell the exact time of inauguration.
- Dr Christine Kanyandekwe, Rwanda Agriculture Board deputy director for livestock