By Emmanuel Omona
The Minister of Works and Transport has said that the government will upgrade many roads in Acholi region this financial year 2013/14.
Eng. James Abraham Byandaala was speaking during the ground breaking ceremony of the Atiak-Nimule road on Wednesday.
Eng. Byandaala said that among the roads to be upgraded are the Atiak-Adjumani road, Moyo-Afogi road, Olwiyo-Gulu-Kitgum road, Atiak Nimule road and the Kaffu Karuma among others.
He explained that most of the road net work in the region needs to be worked upon so that the government begins to realize good revenue collections.
The Minister said that the road will be upgraded to the standards that are required.
“There will be good communication and transport in the region”, Byandaala.