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“The first concern is about the contribution of the sugar industry to the economic wellbeing of the community where the industry is located. Busoga and Bunyoro regions are hosts to Kakira Sugar Works and Kinyara Sugar Works, respectively, and yet strangely enough the two regions are among the most underdeveloped and impoverished in Uganda.
Given the high level of illiteracy in Amuru, the only hope of employment that Madhvani would offer to the people of the district is as manual labourers earning about Shs70,000 (Euro 30.00) per month.“