By Ivan Mwine
At least three people are confirmed to have died after a building that was under construction collapsed on them in Ndejje, Milimu zone, Wakiso district.
The deceased who are yet to be identified include one woman and two men, according to eyewitnesses.
Although it is not yet clear what caused the building to collapse, the police fire brigade rushed to the scene and rescued some survivors who were rushed to nearby medical centres for first aid.
Commenting about the horrible incident, ASP Luke Owoyesigire, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Publici Relations Officer, had earlier said that; “The fire Prevention and rescue services working with Police at Katwe have today 06.05.2022 at around 8am responded to an incident where a storeyed building in Ndejje Milimu has collapsed, the allegation is that some people are trapped inside.”
He revealed that the police will be updating the public about the progress of the rescue efforts .
Details about this developing story coming your way in our subsequent reports.