Rural Electrification Authority (REA) Corporate Affairs Manager Justine Mukosa has said works on Kasanjiku Mini Hydro Power Station in Chief Ntambu’s area in Mwinilunga District in Northern Province will resume in May.
Speaking at a media briefing Thursday, Mukosa explained that the Hydro Power project went on recess in November last year as a result of heavy rains.
He said the authority will commence the construction on the water canal, the dam, power house, multi-facility building, and other support structures like staff houses.
Mukosa also disclosed that K 40.6 Million has been set aside for the project this year with a total cost of US$ 8.7 Dollars for the completion of the project by 2018.
“We are resuming our project in may which went on recess owing to heavy rains this year ” Mukosa said