Farmers to lose Shs3b as BAT suspends operations in Kigezi

More than 709 farming households will be without a steady household income worth about Shs2.7 billion after British American Tobacco Uganda (Batu) announced that they are suspending tobacco growing operations in North Kigezi Area.

Thursday April 3 2014

A farmer shows off his tobacco harvest. More

A farmer shows off his tobacco harvest. More than 700 farmers will be affected after British American Tobacco Uganda suspended operations in North Kigezi area. COURTESY PHOTO 

By Arans Mark Tabaruka

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