2016/2017 budget that was released on Wednesday 9th in East Africa has seen many East African celebrities including Diamond Platnumz And Jose Chameleon suffer big losses.
All East African countries saw an increase in taxes hence affecting the prices for various needs and luxuries.
Apart from water and alcohol, the price that one has to pay to have a private number plate has increased by millions. This has seen to directly affect many celebrities in Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.
In Tanzania, Diamond Platnumz will have to cough ten million (10,000,000) from then initial five million (5,000,000). A 100% increment and is equivalent to KES 461,397.71
In Uganda, a 400% increment was observed resulting to 20 Million. This is equivalent to KES 603873.60