KAMPALA — Police’ fire department has responded to multiple explosions on Saturday evening in the Kikulu zone in Kisaasi, Kampala.
Kampala Metropolitan Spokesperson Luke Owesigire in a statement said property has been destroyed but “no death of persons confirmed sofar.”
He said the police’s firefighter is at the scene to put out the fire.
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Preliminary investigations indicate that the house was having a lot of gas cylinders and each was going off one at a time making multiple blasts.
” Our officers are currently at the scene fighting the fire with the hope of extinguishing it soon,’ he said adding that “you shall be updated accordingly on the situation.”