UNBS IN THE MEDIA 22 to 26TH MARCH 2021

CERTIFIED MAIZE FLOUR COMPANIES;

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RED PEPPER ONLINE: FULL LIST: UNBS Certifies 23 Companies For Maize Export. The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has, on Tuesday, March 23, released a list of certified maize milling companies.In a statement issued Tuesday, Uganda’s standards body revealed that it was focused on ensuring the health and safety of the people of Uganda. READ MORE HERE.

CHIMP REPORTS: UNBS certifies 23 maize milling companies. The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has released a list of certified maize milling companies as of 23rd March 2021. READ MORE HERE

THE INDEPENDENT: Certified maize dealers named, others given June deadline. The Uganda National Bureau of Standards has issued a list of 23 certified maize millers in a bid to protect the public from consuming substandard maize products. This comes amidst growing concern about the quality of maize and flour on the market. READ MORE HERE.

BUSINESS FOCUS: UNBS Urges Maize Flour Dealers To Adhere To Quality Standards, Get Certification. The Uganda National Bureau of Standard (UNBS) has called upon all maize flour dealers to adhere to the maize flour quality standards as well as seek UNBS certification before placing their products on the market. READ MORE

BUSINESS FOCUS; FULL LIST: UNBS Names 23 Certified Maize Milling Companies. The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has released a list of certified maize milling companies as at 22nd March 2021. This is in line with the UNBS mandate of consumer protection, aimed at protecting Ugandans from buying substandard maize flour which could be harmful to their health. READ MORE.

XINHUA NEWS;  Uganda urges maize flour dealers to adhere to quality standards after Kenya import ban. Uganda’s state-run standards agency on Tuesday said all maize millers in the country must be certified before putting their product on the market. Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) in a statement issued here said maize flour dealers must adhere to quality standards or risk being prosecuted. READ MORE HERE

COMMAND 1 POST; UNBS Releases List of Certified Maize Milling Companies. The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has released a list of certified maize milling companies starting today 23rd March 2021. This is in line with the UNBS mandate of consumer protection, aimed at protecting Ugandans from buying substandard maize flour which could be harmful to their health. READ MORE

THE PEARL TIMES; List: UNBS Names Certified Maize Milling Companies Weeks After Kenya Raised Safety Concerns. Standards regulator Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has released the list of certified maize milling companies weeks after Kenya raised concerns on safety of Ugandan maize. Although Kenya lifted the ban after a few days, Uganda’s eastern neighbor’s government issued stringent conditions for maize imports from Uganda. READ MORE

DAILY MONITOR; Govt starts testing maize for aflatoxins – Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) officials have started taking samples of Ugandan maize to test for traces of aflatoxins following the ban of the cereal in the Kenyan market. READ MORE HERE

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