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VIDEO: Heavy Eid downpour batters parts of Kampala, cuts off roads

A flooded road Kisenyi road making movements very  impossible for both vehicles and pedestrians. (PHOTO/Javira Ssebwami)

KAMPALA – Muslims have had their Eid Al Fitr prayers distracted after heavy rains hit several areas of the city centre, causing massive flooding and congestion.

A number of areas have this afternoon, flooded, roads cut off and destroyed in some parts.

In our city tour, the most affected villages were; Kisenya, Lubowa, Lufuka, Kazinga, Kulekaana, Bunzari, Masajja, Kibira B, Lwasa bridge way triangle, Kabuuma, Katongo, Kikajjo, Katwe, Makindye Ssabagabo among others.

The flash floods affected businesses and households as property and merchandise were swept by the overflow.

Many people have been displaced while others have had to seek shelter in neighboring villages with relatives or friends.

Movements have been made impossible for taxis in Kisenyi after Eid downpour that cutoff roads, (PHOTO/Javira Ssebwami)

Schools too have been affected by the heavy downpour.

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