John Paul Manana, one of the millers told URN that they haven’t heard power on the line that supplies their mills for over a week.
millers storm umeme
Angry millers in
Soroti municipality have stormed UMEME offices to protest the weeklong long
power outage, which has paralysed their business.
John Paul Manana, one of the millers told URN that they haven’t heard power on
the line that supplies their mills for over a week.
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According to Manana,
Umeme has been promising to restore the power supply in vain prompting them to
stage the protest to express their dissatisfaction.
Grace Akello, another miller from Moruapesur, says her grinding business has
been grounded for a week yet it is his only source of income.
Thomas Ariong, a
miller says the power outage has affected his earnings since he is paid per
Johnson Isaac Barasa, the UMEME Soroti Service Centre manager, confirmed the
power blackout, saying their transformer blew up and they are waiting for its