Besides sugar, the prices of food crops such as watermelon, fish and matooke also increased
A single tomato costs between sh300 to sh500
Inflation rose to 4.6% in November from October's 4.1%.
The Central Bank had predicted Uganda would settle for single digit inflation
The statistics at their offices in Kampala on Friday attributes the drop to a reduction in prices fruits and vegetables, energy, fuel and utilities (EFU)...
Analysts with ANZ Research noted that the spike in food prices was temporary, so that consumer inflation was likely to be "mild" in coming months.
Increasing power tariffs drives up the cost of production, especially for the industrialists, which in turn increases the price of goods and services....
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