Minister of State for Ministry of internal affairs visits Roofings Limited in Namanve

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The State Minister for Internal Affairs, Hon. Obiga Kania accompanied by a team from the Ministry visited Roofings Plant in Namanve Industrial Area on Tuesday 18th July 2017. This was to ascertain what the company is majorly involved in and also clarify on the number of employees hired.

Roofings Limited was established in 1994 and was the first of all three Roofings Group subsidiary companies to be established. Occupying a 39 acre expanse of land, they are the leading producer of quality steel products in Uganda, with far reaching Influence across the East African region. Products manufactured at Roofings include; galvanized and pre painted roofing sheets, Eco tiles, Hollow sections, mild steel plates and open profiles all widely used building for domestic, commercial, public and industrial purposes.

A short tour of the plant was availed in order for the minister and his team to view a step by step process in which the steel is made into finished products. Afterwards there was a brief communication from the Chairman Roofings Group and the State Minister.

The State Minister congratulated the company for having a clean immigration record, and thanked them for creating job opportunities for the Ugandans. However he assured them that the immigration Facilities are easy and transparent. The chairman of Roofings Group requested to meet with the members of parliament in order to portray to them their work, which the state minister agreed to and promised to pitch to the Prime Minister immediately.