Unga is part of Unga Group Limited (UGL). Unga Group, founded in the early 1900s, is a flour milling company based in Kenya and is market leader in the manufacturing & provision of superior human nutrition, animal nutrition and animal health products and services within Eastern Africa. Unga family brands are milled using superior quality grains, selected to achieve high customer satisfaction levels at the same time ensuring that the nutritional value is retained in products when utilized.
Unga is headquartered in Nairobi with flour mills in Eldoret, Nakuru and Mombasa. The Company has two business segments, namely Consumer, and Animal Nutrition and Health. The Consumer segment produces products for human consumption. The Animal Nutrition and Health segment produces animal feed and mineral supplement products, and distributes products for animal health. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the milling of wheat and maize, and the manufacture of packaging materials and animal nutrition products. As of June 2010 the company’s major shareholders include among others Victus Limited and Moses Thara.