Today, 21st November 2019, the Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development; Hon Matia Kasaija and his delegation visited Kiira Start-Up Facilities site in Jinja Industrial and Business Park. He was received by Brig Moses Ddiba Sentongo-the Deputy Managing Director who represented Lt Gen James Mugira-the Managing Director-National Enterprise Corporation(NEC), Undersecretary Ministry of Science and Technology and the Board Chair and CEO Kiira Motors Corporation (KMC) respectively. Read More
On 8th November,2019 Kiira Motors Corporation assembled and tried Kayoola bus at Luwero Defence Industries a subsidiary of National Enterprise Corporation.
National Enterprise Corporation is promoting Ugandan products (coffee, sesame and powder milk) at the ongoing China international Import Expo 2019 in Shanghai. More than 150 countries from all over the world are participating in the Expo. Lt Gen James Mugira-Managing Director; NEC led a team to the exhibition. This is an annual event that runs from 5th -10th November.
Bidding will be conducted in accordance with the open domestic bidding method contained in the public Procurement and disposal of public Assets Act, 2003 and is open to all bidders.
Yesterday 28th October 2019, the Managing Director of NEC Lt Gen James Mugira visited the Egypt-Uganda Joint Model Farm at NEC Farm Katonga in Kisozi, Gomba District to check on progress of the Project. Gen Mugira was shown the different species of highly value crops grown at the farm that will be used to prepare feeds for fattening of Bulls under the Beef Export Project.
The crops include Maize, Soya Beans, Sun Flower; Alfalfa and Wheat. The Joint Model Farm was established mid this year following the signing of an Executive Implementation Contract between NEC and the Egypt Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation two years ago. The Farm uses modern mechanisms farming techniques and applies fertilizers produced at the Osukulu Toronto plant supplied by NEC the sole off taker.NEC Farm Katonga is spearheading the Meat Export Project under Ministry of Agriculture that is aimed at putting Uganda beef on the World Market. More Information about the Model Farm can be accessed at the Face Book page of the Egypt Uganda Joint Model Farm.