Managing Director's Message

I would like to thank you for accessing National Enterprise Corporation (NEC) website.

NEC was established in 1989 as a commercial arm of Defence Forces. We have expanded our business over the years as a "Specialized Trading arm of Ministry of Defence".

We are currently involved in a wide range of businesses from Construction, Tractorization, Real estate management, Metal fabrication, waste management, maintenance of mechanized vehicles to consumer products like bottled water.

We hope that you find time to visit our site for better understanding of our Company operations.

We, at National Enterprise Corporation, will continue to strive for excellence so as to serve our partners better.

We look forward to your continuing support.

Who We Are....

"Sustainability for Socio-Economic Transformation:Consolidating the Gains."

Who We Are .....

National Enterprise Corporation was established in 1989 by the Act of Parliament soon after the NRA/NRM liberation war as the commercial arm of the Army with a view of redeploying and providing gainful employment to soldiers who were involved in the war and engage them to produce goods and services for the Defence Forces.

Our Vision Statement

To be a sustainable commercial arm of the Uganda Defence Forces that generates goods and services for progressive social, economic transformation and development amongst the Defence Forces, Veterans and civil society.

Our Mission Statement

To produce and provide goods and services for the benefit of the Defence Forces, Veterans of the UPDF and the general public.

Our Objectives

  • To invest in projects of National Security
  • To create a productive Security Force for the Nation.
  • To Promote technological transfer.
  • To Provide goods and services to the Secuirty Forces and the general public.
  • To support the welfare function of the Secuirty Forces.
  • To equip soldiers with skills that could be gainfully used upon retirement.
  • To impart technical managerial and service skills to soldiers to productively utilize the idle capacity of the Defence Forces in times of peace.

About Us

NEC Headquarters

National Enterprise Corporation comprises of NEC Headquarters as a holding company, which acts as a coordinating unit for various subsidiaries to ensure good performance. This is effected through:

  • The identification of business opportunities.
  • Designing feasibility studies and business plans.
  • Appointment of competent managers in projects and subsidiaries.
  • Identification of sources of funding and approval of financial plans.
  • Provisions of legal and secretarial services to the Corporation.
  • Availing internal auditors and inspectors to all subsidiaries.
  • Marketing the subsidiaries through their activities.

.Management Structure

The Corporation activities are coordinated at the NEC Headquarters.NEC is supervised by a Board of Directors and managed on daily basis by the Managing Director (MD) who is responsible for the overall planning and implementation of Board policies. subsidiaries are headed by General Managers who are responsible for day to day activites of the subsidiary.


Our Subsidiaries

  • Luwero Industries Ltd
  • NEC Construction ,Works and Engineering Ltd
  • NEC Uzima Ltd
  • NEC Tractor Project Ltd
  • NEC Tractor Hire Scheme Ltd
  • NEC Farm Katonga Ltd


  • To create a productive national Force as per article 209 of the Uganda Constitution
  • To create a good image for the army.
  • To be financially independent and self sustaining.
  • Professionalism and ethical conduct.
  • Production of quality products.
  • Trustworthiness and integrity.
  • Ethical Organization.



  • Construction Works.
  • Architectural Works.
  • Structural Engineering.
  • Civil Engineering Works.
  • Rennovation and maintenance of estate.
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  • Mechanical and electrical workshops.
  • Carpentry and metal fabrication workshops .
  • Primary agricultural processing equipment like coffee hullers, maize mills etc.
  • Maintenance of mechanized vehicles.
  • Waste Management.
  • Portable Water.
  • UPDF Hardware Repair
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  • The Farm is supplying quality breeding bulls to Ugandan Farmers.
  • The Farm is stocked with the following breeds.
  • Borans,Boran/Brahman Crosses.
  • Boran Charolois Crosesnec.
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  • Assembly Line of Agricultural Tractors.
  • Sales of Agricultural tractors , thier implements and spare parts.
  • After -sales services of agricultural tractors,impements and machinery both locally and regionally.
  • Training of Operators and repair & maintenance technians.

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  • The scheme features quality agricultural tractors and implements for hire to complete the agricultural mechanisation process.
  • The Scheme has built capacity to handle large scale contracts in ploughing, cross-ploughing, harrowing, ridging and planting.
  • Our expert technical staff are dedicated to ensure timely delivery of services.
  • With high mobility, the scheme is able to service medium to large scale farmers in any part of the country.
  • The scheme has diversified its operations to include produce trading; a project aimed at rewarding the efforts of farmers by connecting them to a profitable and sustainable market.

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  • This is a new subsidiary of National Enterprise Corporation. It was set up by the army as a self-sustaining commercial mineral bottling plant in pursuit of the UPDF mandate of being a productive force. The plant is involved in the production of mineral water to generate some money for the institution and also contribute to the feeding of forces since water is one of the operational rations.
  • NEC Uzima Ltd was officially launched by H.E Yoweri K. Museveni , the President of the Republic of Uganda at Kololo ceremonial grounds on 6th February, 2016.
  • Its target market includes; the army, police, prisons, national ceremonies and the general public.
  • It has set up a central distribution center in Kampala on Muwesi Road, plot 2, Bugolobi to facilitate smooth distribution while the factory at kakiri barracks in Wakiso district.

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Our Works

NEC Works

NEC Works

NEC Works

Luwero Industrials

Luwero Industrials

Our Farm





Board of Directors

We are waiting for appointments from the appointing Authority

Our Core Team

Maj.Gen. James Mugira -PSC

Managing Director

Brig. Moses Ssentego Ddiba

Deputy Managing Director

Tel: +256 772685370

Mr. Daniel Mukombozi

Corporation Secretary

Maj.Charles Olaka

General Manager -Tractor Project Ltd

Tel: +256 772 466 765

Eng. Brian Buhanda

General Manager NEC Works Ltd

Tel: +256 392 948 549

Contact Us

Contact Info

Plot 2, Muwesi Road, Bugolobi
P.O.Box 3145 Kampala -Uganda.
Fax:0414-233469  /
Public Relations Officer 256758937465