Modern shopping mall for Mwanza

Mwanza City
The construction of a multibillion and modern shopping complex has taken off in Mwanza city, the 'Daily News' has learnt.

The project manager, Engineer Koyoya Fuko, said yesterday that the construction took off early this week, and it is a joint venture between Mwanza City Council and the Local Authorities Provident Fund (LAPF).

The project that is expected to end in two years time will cost over 60bn/-, and, "The mall shall be of unique quality and fits within the framework of modern Mwanza. 

It has an alluring design which also fits within the lake context within which the market shall be created," says Engineer Fuko.

The construction of the mall covers the area that stretches from Makongoro to Airport road and Furahisha Street and is surrounded by a number of private properties. It is located to the South East of the existing CCM Kirumba Stadium.

A visit to the location by the 'Daily News' witnessed construction work going on at the area. Upon completion the modern facility is expected to expand the scope of business opportunities in Mwanza region and also attract both local and foreign investors.

The expert also hinted that the mall will also have a four-storey market structure developed within an urban setting, and requires a number of design provisions to be made to ensure its functionality. 

Key among these provisions is 660 vehicles parking lots, and 100-scooter parking area which shall be created within and around the market.

The shopping mall, one of its kind in the city and lake zone regions shall have large windows along its frontage which have outer sun shading crust and inner operable windows shall harmonize the contemporary outlook of the market and guarantee its unique demand.

Engineer Fuko established that this shall be created using an extensive sub basement level due to slopping nature of the site. The market will be a one stop shopping complex comprising a public area located at the ground floor level.
Source: The Daily News,, reported by Moses Matthew in Mwanza
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