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Mukono Evicts Roadside Vendors

Jamada Kajoba, the Deputy Mayor Mukono Municipality, says they wrote to the affected people to voluntarily vacate the road reserves to pave way for the road expansion and water works in vain.
some of the kiosks after they were demolished

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Mukono municipality has demolished several kiosks along Kampala-Jinja highway. The demolition exercise that took place on Monday and Tuesday affected kiosks in Kigombya, Upper Kawuga, Seeta and Nasuti in Mukono municipality.

 

A team of law enforcement officers from Mukono municipality descended on the kiosks backed with tractors. 

Jamada Kajoba, the Deputy Mayor Mukono Municipality, says they wrote to the affected people to voluntarily vacate the road reserves to pave way for the road expansion and water works in vain.

 

//Cue in: "The other week…

Cue out…get off the road reserve"//

 

The Mukono Town Clerk, Richard Monday who enforced the eviction declined to comment on the matter. 

James Nsimbi, the Senior Law Enforcement Officer Mukono municipality confirmed the evictions and blamed the affected people for ignoring council directives to leave voluntarily.

 

 

//Cue in: "Silunaku lumu…

Cue out…naddala nga nasuti"//

 

Our reporter was unable to speak to the evicted traders since they had dispersed by the time he arrived at the scene.

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