Six Somali women arrested for illegal entry into Uganda

Police in Busia have arrested six Somali nationals for illegally entering Uganda.

Police intercepted the Somali nationals-all women- entering the country on motorcycles on August 3 without clearance from immigration.

The Bukedi Regional police spokesperson, Micheal Odongo says the suspects did not have any valid documents on them and are currently detained at Busia central police station.

They face charges of illegal entry.