Hon. Minister Fredrick Gume Ngobi commissions the new mango line
Hon. Gume Fredrick Ngobi, Minister of State in Charge of Cooperatives presided over the commissioning of a new mango line worth Shs 6.5bn at Teso Fruit Factory in Soroti district on 29th October 2021.
The commissioning was also witnessed by the Executive Director of UDC, Dr. Patrick Birungi who mentioned that the new mango line was a fulfillment of a pledge made earlier by the President to expand the factory. He added that the new line will increase the production from the current 40 tons to 120 tons of mangoes on a daily basis. Dr. Birungi also indicated that plans are underway to expand the orange line as well