Meera Investments drags FBW, a UK based consultancy firm to court over breach of contract

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Police in Kampala is investigating a case in which a UK based consultancy firm defrauded Meera Investments a huge sum of money amounting to 2.5 billion Uganda shillings.

Daily inspector got news that FBW was contracted by Meera Investments to give consultancy in the construction of Speke Apartments Wampeewo and the extension of Kabira Country Club.

According to the reliable sources, Meera Investments approached FBW in 2012 and the two signed a contract to construction of Speke Apartments Wampeewo and the extension of Kabira Country Club. The details further reveal that Meera gave FBW an upfront payment of 1 Billion Uganda Shillings for the construction of Speke Apartments and 1.4 Billion Uganda Shillings for the construction that was aimed at extending Kabira Country Club.

Daily Inspector is reliably informed that the Kabira Country Club extension has not been kicking off simply because of FBW’s fraud.

Meera investments has for long asked for architectural work from FBW so that work could kick off but they have always turned a deaf ear.

We are told that the case was filed at Katwe police station under reference number GEF:131/2019


Group Managing Director at FBW Group Ltd Uganda

FBW is a UK design, architecture, and engineering-led, multi-disciplinary consultancy firm with operations in  Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda while Meera Investments is Meera investments a construction company incorporated in Uganda in 1994. It is one of the companies under the Ruparelia Group of companies. Meera investments has built a reputation for delivering innovative solutions in the construction of commercial and residential structures throughout the country.

Today Meera investment takes on the role of main contractor for small to medium size projects and performs project management services to coordinate specialist trades for industrial/ commercial and residential projects.

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