On Wednesday, 25th March 2021, Vivo Energy, the distributor and marketer of Shell-branded fuels and lubricants in Uganda announced the opening of 11 new Shell fuel stations in Tirinyi, Bwebajja, Munyonyo, Bunamwaya, Entebbe Express, Bweyogerere, Buloba, Komamboga, Kyanja, Sseguku and Ssembabule.
Gilbert Assi, Vivo Energy Managing Director while officially opening Shell Bwebajja said, “they are pleased to be expanding their network thereby increasing our coverage nationwide and providing greater accessibility to Shell high-quality fuels, lubricants and services. This expansion will also deliver more convenience to motorists and shoppers across the country,”
Their marketing manager Mr Moses Kebba also noted that “Customer expectations are constantly changing. Our customers now seek more convenient solutions and want to do more in one place. Vivo Energy is working to turn its network of Shell service stations into retail destinations, offering a wide range of services including financial services, modern food courts and diners, car parts and automotive services, among others”
This increases shell's total tarry of fuel services stations countrywide to 161.