Nakumatt Supermarket Sued Over Accumulated Debts

Nakumatt Supermarket Sued Over Accumulated Debts

The famous Nakumatt Supermarket has been dragged to commercial court for failure to pay for goods supplied to it by Hair Care Centre worth Shs93.8m.

Through KSMO advocates, Hair Care Centre Uganda limited sued Nakummat seeking a recovery of the debt in question.

The Cosmetic Company says in 2010 it entered into a contract with Nakumatt and in the said contract plaintiffs was to supply cosmetics and hair care products to Nakumatt local branches within Uganda.

According to the documents before Court, Nakumatt was to pay goods within 45days after delivery.

Nakumatt however without any regard to the terms of the contract, defaulted or neglected to make any payments as agreed.

The money required is therefore for the goods supplied to it which it failed to clear and general damages for breach of contract.

Commercial court registrar Thaddeus Opiseni summoned Nakumatt to defend itself on the said allegations within 15 days before justices Monica Mugenyi fixes a hearing date.