Tanzania Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has ensured there with be enough sugar in the country and discounted worries of those who are going to fast in the coming holly month of Ramadhan.
The Premier said today in the parliament that the government’s plan is to make sure there is availability of enough sugar in the country according to the public demands including the holly Ramadhan fasting.
Prime Minister Majaliwa explained that Tanzania uses 420,000 tones while there is shortage of 120,000 tones. Sugar production in the country is 320,000 tons.
The Prime Minister said the government has plans to import 130,000 tons of sugar and 80,000 tons are already in the country while 35,000 tons are already distributed to various places in the country.