Ujamaa Construction Inc. (UJAMAA) offers Owners high quality, fast-track general contracting and construction management services. We have a diverse range of experience constructing commercial, retail, higher education, multi-family housing and medical facilities.
Founded in 2002 by owner and Architect Jimmy Akintonde, UJAMAA has consistently built its portfolio with successful projects and satisfied clients. Akintonde’s vision for UJAMAA is to provide exceptional construction services in a socially responsible manner. The firm maintains a balance of corporate governance and social responsibility, striving to bring diversity into the work place and provide employment opportunities to the underserved. UJAMAA strives to give back to the community without compromising quality or increasing costs. This approach works, and allows UJAMAA to continue to attract and retain the trust and respect of quality clients. Currently, more than two-thirds of the firm’s business is attributed to repeat clientele.
“Ujamaa” is Kiswahili for the Tanzanian concept of people working together. Ujamaa means unity in supporting one another by any means available.