this is page 2 - we are on the way to build a group house for 10
orphans and thier care-takers in Starlight School Kiboga Uganda
Group House received Building Permit 10.11.2017 - building ON
Status of project building Starlight Group House :
- we have 3 sponsors for the required 18.000 USD + 1.400 USD
(David had to send 1.400 Dollars extra for very expensive mea-
suring, uganda architect stamp, buiding permit, and land title)
1. David P. Amrein from Brunnen Switzerland 34 %
2. Schubert Verlag Leipzig Germany 33 % plus UPC
3. Mr. Marcel A. from Brunnen Switzerland 16,5 %
4. Architect Volker Goebel doing charity work plans
- the rest of 16,5 % is still missing - please donate
- we founded MGKB building contractors Ltd to build Group House
1. George Botyo / studied construction management / builder
2. Jimmy Kasole / studies physical planner / junior builder
3. Richard Mugasho / studied civil engineering / builder
4. Volker Goebel / studied architecture / Dipl.-Ing. / advisor
we have the land, we have a letter from District authority to
provide measurement and building plans for building permit
Land measurement with neighbours on site took place 20.10.2017
here you find photos from the measuring day on Starlight grounds :
Hello architect Volker,
From that proforma quote, our role is only to stamp and provide plan
approval forms. We need printed drawings on A1 and blue prints.
Please note as requirement for approval of plans by Ugandan
regulations, the following have to be available:
- Floor plans
- Roof plans
- Site layout plan
- Site location plan
- Door and Window schedules
- Septic and soak pit details( or any of the means of waste disposal
provided for in the design)
- Any other relevant details
- When your submitting at the local authority, you will be required to
present proof of ownership of land in terms of land title or land
4 copies of A1 blue prints are required.
If you require us to print for you or make adjustments in your
drawings, then you will have to meet those extra costs.
Hello - Dear architect Abbey,
Thanks for your message with the loooong requirement list.
We can provide that information. - Please note that "Group
House" got no water installations - there is a Latrine on site.
How much you charge for an A1 print ?
Best regards from
photo of Latrine building on Starlight site - sponsored by Western Union
This is the planning documents we prepared for building permit :
this week Architect Abbey from Tern Designs Ltd. will check the plans
print them, sign them, stamp them - Abbey will also fill the forms ...
then we go to Kiboga District Office and present all planning documents
to get a building permit for : Group House Startlight Orphans Kiboga !
Jimmy Kasole / Physical planner / from Kiboga is in charge with that.
On Wednesday 01.11.2017 the MGKB had appointment with the
Kiboga District Administration. Jimmy Kasole, James Lukjamuzi
and George Botyo presented the super expensive building plans,
and they received first signatures and stamps - 2 other officers
go out to Starlight Elementary School and Orphanage on Monday.
We expect to receive the building permit for Group House soon.
>>> Wednesday 08.11.2017 - new markup action on Starlight Grounds - 8 x 8 Meter Group House in new location - George (Material), Jimmy (Hammer), Richard (Measurement) - you meet a government offical on site - make sure you get the building permit Good Luck - the expensive stamped plans - who got them - there it needs the signature APPROVED for BUILDING - name, date, title - Public Health Inspector
We have a letter confirming the application for building permit
We have first stamps and signature on first building plans ...
2nd Mark-Up of Group House is also done by now ...
We are waiting for letter and signatures on all 4 plans showing
Starlight Family Elementary School and Orphanage Group House
just 2 days waiting ... things have to be stamped in the office
10.11.2017 - Building Permit !!!
after a long work trail Starlight finally
received the "BUILDING PERMIT" for
new Group House on Starlight Ground
Land Title is in process - soon Land Title
for an Elementary School / Orphanage
After the first building permit the Banks became more friendly to us and
offered terms and conditiones for micro loans and real mortgage loans
WE ARE WAITING FOR THE MONEY TO START BUILDING
the first GROUP HOUSE Starlight Orpanage near Kiboga
In Wakiso District there is a school director waiting for his land title coming
soon and funding of school building with 100 Mio. UGX is already in negotia-
tion with Centenary Bank - George Botyo is going to scetch up a floorplan ...
Richard created a Sales Brochure on its own to appeal more to local residents ...
The money for Building Phase 1 "Foundation Plate" has arrived in Uganda 29.11.2017 (MGKB 5.250 USD)
George Botyou and Richard Mugasho did a clever work plan : (Jimmy is passing last exams at University)
My frist calculation was 2.800 SFr - now we have send 5.250 USD for foundation plate and loan payback
Meanwhile "Therese" (Swiss women, married to USA, 2 kids, lovely family)
is bothering everybody and me with the WATER DRILL SITUATION
The Village of Naganagazi and Starlight have no water well near - PROBLEM
shall we ask Nestle for botteled Water now - Shall a new drill takes place ?
Civil Engineer Richard Mugasho managed to find a quote for a water drill
but it is for 100 Meters in Wakiso District - we need 50 Meters in Kiboga
please read the detailed quote (BOQ) for a water drill in Wakiso / Uganda
It looks like Kiboga District is willing to finish the water well drilling under certain circumstances - that is a valuable offer
Sand Delivery by MGKB building contractors Ltd.
needed for foundation plate in concrete and the
mortar for the brick laying works of Grop House
A month ago MGKB took too much money from the
sponsors bank money sending to Starlight School -
because opening a bank account was more expensive
then calculated - now MGKB pays the 1 Mio. UGS back
(1 Mio. Uganda Shillings is = 275 USD in Dez. 2017)
that leads to a very nice christmas for the kids ...
MGKB building contractors Ltd. got bank account and cheque book to pay materials and wages
next time you build in GRAVEL - min 5 mm rough !
and no plastic - give back the 840.000 UGS !
Once you get away with it - but not a second time.
Follow the drawings strictly ... vg
on Friday 22.12.2017
>>> MGKB unveiled the first casted foundation plate for GROUP HOUSE
building site : Starlight Orphans / Naganagazi, Kiboga, Uganda -
still some improvements to be done ...
Dear honorable Kiboga Vice Manager Josephat,
thanks for your message. - As you spend all the time on
making friends and getting information from each other :
we present you the completed Rent/Buy contract
That is our business proposal as MGKB to Centenary
3 % interest rate and 5 % inflation rate (yearly check)
With this business proposal we can all go further ...
Best regards from
volker goebel and jimmy kasole,
richard mugasho, george botyo
Classification: CONFIDENTIAL - EXTERNAL
Good day Mr Goebel.
We have received your proposal for which we are very grateful.
As earlier noted in our correspondences we will forward the proposal to the relevant Office and will give feedback.
I must say this looks really nice.
We look forward to working with you.
Thank you and may you have a nice week end.
This message has been classified as CONFIDENTIAL - EXTERNAL by Ntegeka Josephat on Friday, December 22, 2017 @ 9:10:37 PM
30 Dezember 2017 - The concrete foundation plate for Group House is ready now :
All payments have been checked by architect volker goebel
the MGKB Team used the money for building - it needs more
original receipts from now on - but they used the money very
much close attached to the purpose - and they had wages ...
We thank George, Richard and Jimmy to be so wise and careful
the main Sponsor and Organizer of Group House Starlight Kiboga / Mr. David P. Amrein - THANK YOU ...
>>> 2 offers for wood and metal that has to be worked "into the walls" of Group House Kiboga