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19:09
19:09

Out Growers Storm Kakira Sugar Factory Over Withholding tax kakira sugar works 2 2

The farmers argued that their payments for cane supplied to the factory were subjected to a tax of 1280 Shillings for each ton, further eating into their meagre profits. The trucks are equally subjected to 5 percent taxes at the weighbridge.
07:15
07:15

Sugarcane Farmers Protest Withholding Tax city council 1 Top story

Issa Budhugo, the Chairperson Busoga Sugar Cane Growers Association-BUSGA, says they are unwilling to pay the withholding tax because it amounts to double taxation.
11:35
11:35

Sugarcane Growers Demand Inclusion in Operation Wealth Creation sugarcane farmers 2 1

Sugarcane growers in Busoga region say the program has sidelined them. The region has close to 25,000 sugarcane growers who have been mobilized and motivated by the five sugar factories in the sub region.
15:54
15:54

Kakira Out-Growers Elect New Chairperson

Busoga sugarcane farmers under their umbrella Kakira Sugarcane Growers Association – BSGA on Sunday returned David Ojwang Omboko as their chairperson during elections held at Kakira sugar factory hall.
13:11
13:11

Busoga Cane Growers Want Road Maintenance Fund Scrapped 1

Sugarcane growers under Busoga Sugarcane Growers Association – BSGA have joined the chorus demanding that road taxes on each ton of sugarcane is scrapped by Kakira Sugar Limited - KSL. The growers believe 250 shillings levied on each ton of sugarcane sold to KSL has made it very unprofitable for them to grow, cut and transport sugarcane to KSL.
11:44
11:44

Kakira Sugar Out Growers Demand Pay Rise 2

More than ten thousand sugarcane out-growers under Busoga Sugarcane Growers Association – BSGA - are pushing for a pay increase from Kakira Sugar Works Limited.
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