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Uganda Earns Shs217bn From October Coffee Exports As Newly Planted Trees Start To Yield

Uganda is increasingly earning big from coffee Coffee exports in October 2021 amounted to 486,534 60-kilo bags worth US$61.43 million (Shs217.3bn), Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) has revealed in its monthly report. The coffee exports comprised 426,148 bags of Robusta valued at US $49.47 million and 60,386 bags of Arabica valued

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Kibinge Coffee Cooperative Members Sue Manager, Top Officials Over Loss Of Shs830M

Sowedi Sserwadda in coat, the Kibinge Coffee Cooperative Chairperson with another farmer in a demonstration farm. Sserwadda wants Lukwata and co-accused colleagues prosecuted The Manager of Kibinge Coffee Farmers’ Cooperative Society in Bukomansimbi District is on the spot for alleged misappropriation of 830 Million Shillings. Members of the cooperative are

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EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Emmanuel Iyamulemye Reappointed As UCDA Managing Director

Dr. Emmanuel Iyamulemye Niyibigira will serve as UCDA Managing Director for more five years The new Board of Directors of Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) has reappointed  Dr. Emmanuel Iyamulemye Niyibigira as the Authority’s Managing Director, Business Focus exclusively reveals.  Iyamulemye first became UCDA Managing Director in October 2016. He stepped aside

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Agriculture Ministry To Purchase 200 Tractors As Tumwebaze Attempts To Modernize Farming

Minister of Agriculture Frank Tumwebaze The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries wants Parliament to approve  supplementary budget of Shs70bn to purchase tractors to help farmers across the country. The supplementary request was tabled by Minister of Agriculture Frank Tumwebaze while appearing before the budget committee chaired by Kachumbala county MP, Patrick

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