Vice President’s convoy in accident

Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Sekandi

2 people have died instantly in an accident involving the Vice President’s convoy.

The accident which has occurred this evening at Sasira in Nakasongora, along the Kampala-Gulu highway has claimed the life of the head of the Vice President’s security only identified as Captain Nekandi plus a police officer who is yet to be identified.

The driver of another car in the convoy identified as Corporal Mohammed Kayira was also badly injured and has been rushed into an unknown hospital.

The police spokesperson for the Central region Lamaka Kigozi says investigations have kicked off to establish the actual cause of the accident.
The President’s deputy press secretary Lindah Nabusayi says the Vice President Kiwanuka Ssekandi has escaped unhurt and is now heading to Kampala.