Virgin Gold Cooking Oil entered Ugandan markets in recent months, with supplies across country’s top supermarkets; wholesale and retail shops in major towns.
The product successfully launched earlier in Kampala in January, the grand finale is set for 16th August 2018 in Lira city at the Mayors Garden and to be presided over by the Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Hon Amelia kyambade.
The idea is to make sure that our people first use healthy oils and secondly we get to keep our money with the local economy,” says Paul Omara, the Chief Executive Officer of Ngetta Tropical Holdings (NTH) Ltd ahead of the launch.
Dignitaries expected to attend include politicians, businessmen, government officials, cooperators, religious leaders and eminent leaders. The event will attract members of parliament from Lango, Acholi, Residence District Commissioners, Chairmen and CAOs of all districts of Lango and Acholi, the Chamber of commerce, the Religious leaders of Lango.
Also on the guest list is business community and leaders representing 42 cooperatives from Lango and Acholi and the public.
The event will kick off with a 1000 man band walk from the Mayors’ garden via various avenues throughout the Lira City through Oyite Ojok Avenue and back through Milton Obote Avenue.