This poll has completed. It ran from Nov. 17, 2018, 1:46 a.m. through Nov. 27, 2018, 8:15 a.m.

OPEN GATE CM2 1.2 | What is the biggest challenge faced during the process of land acquisition for dev't purposes by gov't?


The government of Uganda is currently increasing investment in infrastructure development projects as part of its strategy to achieve middle-income status by the year 2020. There are a number of infrastructure development projects nationwide ranging from road construction to railway network, to electricity dams. Article 26(2)(a) of the Constitution of Uganda allows the government of Uganda to compulsorily acquire privately owned land in order to implement projects for the greater good.

What is the biggest challenge faced by communities during the process of land acquisition for development purposes by government?

A. Undervaluation
B. Favour to some people
C. Delayed Compensation
D. Inadequate Community Consultation

Go to messages on your phone & type BUGISU (SPACE) GENDER(M/F) (SPACE) ANSWER (a, b, c or d) and Send your message to 8881. This SMS is totally FREE of charge. I encourage women and girls to participate. DO NOT let men speak for you. Make your opinion count!