ZPC Director General Mustapha Aboud Jumbe said in an interview at the weekend that the firm was planning to set up a clinic at the port if the differences would not be resolved quickly. He
blamed what he
called lack of communication between his
office and the health ministry, saying there had been no co-operation.
"We need first aid services right here at the port," said Jumbe
, adding that in case of accident, a victim would be given no help.
...ZPC Managing Director Mustapha Jumbe said in Zanzibar yesterday that the EU has approved about Euro 31bn for the project, adding that an agreement for the project would be signed before next month.
Six construction companies and nine consulting firms mainly from abroad have tendered their bids for the project.Zanzibar Harbour covers about 240 metres length and 27 metres width. ZPC
is currently constructing a multi-purpose building at the main gate to cater as a storage facility and inspections to maintain security. Jumbe
also said that some of the navigational marks such as light house, leading marks, and buoy were either in bad condition or not working at all, adding that ZPC
was in the process to ensure their repair to meet the international standards.