Kampala’s robbery hotspots revealed

A traffic jam on the Northern Bypass in Naalya, Kampala, in 2019. Many motorists and commuters have reported cases of robbery on the road. Photo | Stephen Otage

What you need to know:

  • Gangs riding boda bodas have been trailing and waylaying people they suspect to be carrying money or other valuables, beat and rob them. 

Police have started a crackdown on criminal gangs following a spate of violent crimes in various parts of Kampala and its suburbs.

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