Issue 719 - Page 16

News ANALysis

Reducing road carnage

Consider yourself as only sensible person on the road , says Gen . Katumba

By Mubatsi Asinja Habati

On May 4 , a Kampala-bound bus operated by Link Bus Services crashed and overturned several times killing 20 people on spot ; including its driver leaving many others injured just a few kilometres from Fort Portal city . The death toll from that bus accident has since risen to 26 as some of the injured succumbed to injuries .

Days later the Minister of Works and Transport , Gen Katumba Wamala ,
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