In 2020 September, former Kampala Mayor Nasser Ntege Sebaggala also slipped in his bathroom and was hospitalised. Musician Catherine Kusasiira also slipped in her bathroom the same year. Such scenarios have become common in the country. According to experts, such accidents are a result of many contractors or house owners trying to cut building costs and as a result some wrong tiles on bathroom floors
The Minister Raphael Magyezi has also directed the Mbarara Central Market Vendors Association leadership chaired by Muhammed Nyombi to stop its operations and also halted the process of verifying lists until investigations are complete.
Retail price of a kilogram of soap was about four thousand five hundred shillings in January but by the end of March it was about nine thousand shilling. The price of cooking oil has also increased during the same period.
According to them, cost of running business has increased because of poor state of the road networks in the area. Vincent Okaba, the proprietor of Roke Fuel Station in Nebbi district says the although government has embarked on the establishing industrial parks, better road infrastructure network is one of the key pre-requisite to enhance development in the region.