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Pictorial: A Tour inside NMS Warehouses in Entebbe, Kajjansi

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The Entebbe Warehouse has 8,000 pallets, space for the stock, while the new warehouse will have 30,000 pallet positions. The cold chain unit at the new warehouse will also be five times bigger than the one at Entebbe. The cold chain unit is where vaccines are kept.
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An aerial view of the Kajjansi warehouse project site a few months ago. NMS Photo
The National Medical Stores-NMS expects to get a bigger warehouse by end of the year. Located in Kajjansi Town Council in Wakiso district, the new warehouse will complement the current one on Entebbe due to the increased volume of medicines and medical supplies handled by NMS.

The Entebbe Warehouse has 8,000 pallets, space for the stock, while the new warehouse will have 30,000 pallet positions. The cold chain unit at the new warehouse will also be five times bigger than the one at Entebbe. The cold chain unit is where vaccines are kept.

While the Entebbe warehouse sits on 3.5 acres, the one at Kajjansi will sit on 10 acres. Apart from increased acreage, NMS will be able to load ten trucks at a time compared to two at the Entebbe warehouse. NMS organised a tour for the media at the Entebbe Warehouse and the project site in Kajjansi on Tuesday.

Uganda Radio Network-URN brings you pictures from the tour.