From mowing lawns to owning multi-million landscape business

Ethel Namono shows how edible plants can be planted in containers. Photos by Godfrey Lugaaju

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Chrissy Ethel Namono started business by moving from house to house, inquiring whether anyone needed work on their compounds. She tells David S. Mukooza how she founded a landscaping business that earns her millions of Shillings.

At the age of 28, Chrissy Ethel Namono owns one of the biggest landscaping, interior and exterior design companies in Uganda.
The mother and business woman is passionate about transforming environments, outdoor and indoor, into works of art and beauty.
Ms Namono’s journey into this business started way back after her Degree in Social Sciences at Uganda Christian University.
Her passion for transforming environments persuaded her to pursue a course in landscaping in the United Arab Emirates a few years after her Bachelor’s degree.


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