Road traffic accidents or crushes as they are technically termed, do not come out of the blue; over 85% are man-made or blatantly put, are due to uncouth,...
Road accidents claim an average of 3,500 lives in Uganda annually
Police say over 50 people die every year on Kabale roads.
Besides forgeries, drivers with expired driving permits were also arrested during the new operations.
The police are targeting unroadworthy motorcycles and vehicles, drink-drivers/riders, etc.
“We have heard of fewer accidents on highways during this festive season compared to the past years."
Christmas is a big deal in Uganda. It is that time of the year when the towns move to the villages. It is also a time when thieves are on the prowl more...
Commercial vehicles including taxis, buses, trucks and other categories will be subject to inspection twice a year.
Some were seen trying to evade the authorities by turning back while others were caught off-guard.
Some were arrested for careless driving, dangerous loading, among other issues.
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