The chairperson Soroti main market vendors, George Eriebat said there is a general outcry about the high cost of food.
Bread prices have more than doubled after a jump in the cost of flour due to dwindling wheat supplies, after the government decided to stop importing grain...
A 50kg of posho is currently between sh90,000 and sh100,000.
The prices of different food items are unstable and vendors attribute it to seasonal changes
A sack of carrots which used to cost between sh110, 000 to sh150,000 is currently at sh200, 000 for whole sale buyers according to Denis Mukasa, a vendor...
However, food crops prices rose to 20.7% in March from to 18.8% recorded in February.
The price of groundnuts has also increased drastically from sh3,500 to sh5,000 per kilogram, while the price of maize has gone from sh 900 to sh1,200 per...
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