RC: New MV Victoria’s marine transport means a lot to economy

Kagera Regional Commissioner (RC), Major Gen Charles Mbuge (Pictured) said that revival of marine transport from Mwanza to Kagera region means a lot to the economy of the Lake Zone, whose other several activities hinge on the transport once revived.

The RC revealed this on Thursday after the new MV Victoria ‘Hapa Kazi Tu’ resumed its services after went for regular repair and inspection last month.

Major Gen Mbuge said: “The New MV Victoria Hapa Kazi Tu was on regular maintenance for three weeks after operating for one year.”

He further said that the government is focusing on boosting businesses through marine transport, because it is cheap and reliable in comparison to other means of transport.