Construction of Katuna Border Market Launched

Construction of a Shs28 billion border market at Kiruruma Government Farm is set to commence after the project was launched by Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda last Friday.

The market, located a few kilometers from the Katuna border town, is supported by Common Market for Eastern and South Africa (Comesa) with funding from the European Union.

In his speech read by state minister for Trade David Wakikona, Dr Rugunda said the market will enhance capacity of small and medium enterprises.