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Kampala Police release Traffic plan ahead of Gen. Muhoozi’s 48th birthday

By Rosette Nandutu,

Kampala Metropolitan Police Traffic Commander, SP Kauma Nsereko Rogers has revealed that some roads will be blocked off tomorrow, Saturday 23, April 2022 to allow for the smooth preparations of Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba’s birthday party celebrations.

The commander said traffic flow towards Jinja Road is going to be diverted right at Wampewo Roundabout to Old Portbell Road however from the Jinja side to the City Centre will remain normal.

According to SP Nsereko, there will not be going right turning at Lugogo Traffic Lights towards Lugogo Bypass if one is not going to the function.

He noted that the right turn will be for those going to the function, the rest are to proceed to Wampewo Roundabout and find their destinations as will be guided by traffic police.

Entry to Lugogo Cricket Oval Grounds according to SP Nsereko will be through the main vehicular entrance along Hesketh Bell Road and for the time of the celebrations, the Hesketh Bell will be one way.

Guests will be dropped off at the entrance and the vehicles will be proceeding to the different parking spaces that have been allocated.

According to the KMP Traffic Commander, parking will be at the Kololo Ceremonial Grounds, City High School, Forest Mall and Game Parking spaces.

He stressed that all cars that will be found abandoned along the road will be towed to the nearest police station at the owners’ cost and inconvenience.

SP Nsereko said that many activities have been scheduled to take place in and around Kampala, including a marathon early in the morning adding that they expect the event to be graced by many invited guests, including Heads of State.