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Pictorial: Kabale Covid-19 Taskforce Fails to Stop Boda Boda Operators

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However, the Kabale Resident District Commissioner, Darius Nandinda who also chairs the Task Force, says they have completely failed to stop Boda boda riders from carrying passengers.
16 Jul 2020 17:32
A female passanger without a face mask being carried on a boda boda

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Kabale District Covid-19 Taskforce has conceded failure to crack on Boda boda riders contravening presidential directive against carrying passengers.    

Despite easing the ban on public transport President, Yoweri Museveni maintained the suspicion Boda boda riders carrying passengers.  

However, the Kabale Resident District Commissioner, Darius Nandinda who also chairs the Task Force, says they have completely failed to stop Boda boda riders from carrying passengers.  

He says their hands are tied as the riders tell them they are forced to carry passengers to fend for their families.

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Our reporter moved around Kabale town on Wednesday and saw several Boda boda riders going about their normal operations. 

Only a handful of the riders and their passengers would masks.