Kenya To Send Sugar Verification Team To Uganda

The battle over exportation of Uganda’s sugar to Kenya could soon be over.

Since last year there has been tension in Kenya with some sections condemning a move approved by the Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta to allow importation of sugar from Uganda.

Now during a meeting between members of the East African Legislative assembly and the business community at parliament in Kampala today, it has been revealed that a verification team is to be sent to Uganda from Kenya.

Speaking to journalists after the meeting one of legislators Margret Zziwa said the team is to ascertain Uganda’s capacity to produce enough sugar for export.

Story By Benjamin Jumbe