Government maintains ban on raw milk

Government vows to maintain its new directive banning the sell of raw milk

Government recently banned the sale of raw milk saying it is unhygienic a directive that  sparked off a 5 day strike by traders dealing in unprocessed milk.

While addressing the media today at the Uganda Media Centre, Agriculture minister Bright Rwamirama said the traders were given 5 years as well as tax waivers to aid them to begin processing their milk but they have remained reluctant .

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Simon Peter Ssenyondo