Iron and steel factory to be built in Muko sub county , Kabale District.
The Uganda prime minister Ruhakana Rugunda and political leaders from Rubanda district have inspected the site for the construction of US $ 200 million iron and steel factory to be built in Muk sub county , Kabale District.
The Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda said that the factory is aimed at reducing the exportation of the iron ore and increase the job opportunities for the youth in Kigezi region.
The factory will be set up at a piece of 250 acres of land in muko sub-county Rubanda district south western Uganda under Devki group of companies from Kenya.
The district chairperson Keneth Jogo Biryabarema revealed that the district resolved to give out this piece of land to investors as one way to boost on the development of the district and provide market for the produce of famers in Kigezi district.