For the last eight years, the local facility at Luzira site has been abandoned. However, the government recently authorized Kalangala Infrastructure Services Limited to use the dry-docking site for servicing of their Vessels.
Dr Paul Okullo, the director of Nabuin Zonal Agricultural Research Development Institute says that Amudat honey had been confirmed as the best in Uganda. He added that the institute is now collecting and processing other bee products like bee venom which is now in high demand for making antiretroviral drugs and anti-ageing products.
Stephen Kaboyo from financial market watchers Alpha Capital Partners, the shilling weakening was due to corporate demand pick up, while the strengthening is due to strong dollar inflows from commodities exporters.