Parliament wants govt to stop importation of sugar

Parliament raises concern over the importation of duty free sugar into the country thereby tasking government to give a clear justification for this.

Speaking on the floor of parliament, the Mps Bugabula South Mp Henry Maurice Kibalya and Bujenje Mp Lt.Patrick Kasumba said the importation of the sugar greatly affects the local sugar industry and the economy at large

They noted that local factories are stuck with sugar as a result of the market being flooded with imported sugar.

Story by

Godfrey Ssali

February 07 2018