Production of alcohol in sachets on despite ban

Mr Fred Okiria, the manager of alcohol beverage coordination at the Alcohol Industry Association of Uganda (AIAU), says that hundreds of manufacturers are still producing the said alcohol products. PHOTO | FILE

Even after the government in 2017 banned the trade on alcohol in sachets and 200 millilitre packages with the aim of minimising reckless consumption, business on illicit alcohol products has persisted.

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