Catherine Kamwine, the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner and District Security Committee Chairperson announced the ban on hawking and roadside vending on Wednesday so to as to reduce human contact.
During a council meeting chaired by the town council speaker George Kateregga, councillors led by Kooki D ward representative Ali Bongo accused Martin Rodgers Ssentongo of conniving with other town council staff to embezzle funds collected in the town council which has affected service delivery.
Records before court indicate that Kakooza allegedly assaulted Lad Kamalumba former Kooki ward c Lyantonde town council representative during the 2016 National Resistance Movement (NRM) party primary elections.
The deceased are identified as George Magonde 70, his wife Faidi Kakibimba 61, together with their in-laws Kate Kyomugasho 35, Annet Kamazaare 41 and Betty Mwesigye 45. They were traveling from a colleagues wedding in Kyabazaala when the tragedy occurred.