Just merely one week since the official opening of Kibera Soweto housing project under slum upgrading linking roof had been reported put the constructor EPCO on the spot over substandard work
To clear his image repair on the linking roof had started before short rain starts in order to avoid worth of the owners and embarrassment
Rapair . of the roof starts on Monday which so modern tiles being replaced by red iron sheet the work being done by professionals meaning more money will be used because more up houses are reported to be linking
The replacement of morden tiles had shocked both owners and villagers who thought that the tiles being removed will add beauty to the project which had put the slum on international map.
The repair comes barely few month when it was reported that some roof of the new houses are linking due to poor finishing as the owners blamed the contractor EPCO for employing cheap workers without any experience.
Before the official opening of the housing it was reported that a trunk load with iron sheet was seen entering the venue late in the evening and yet the work on the project is over long time back and suspects that something is wrong said eyewitness who did not wants to be named,
Since the projects starts works had been complaining over poor payment which so many experienced ones moving to other constructors who pay well forcing EPCO to hire cheap workers who generated to linking roof.
By the time of going to press more tiles were being moved and replaced by iron sheet while new owners are inside posing danger to there life according to contraction law which states that the building should be first finished before allowing people inside.