KAMPALA- Joint security team has arrested six suspects for opening their shops at Nasser Road in Kampala Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson SP Patrick Onyango has revealed.
According to Mr Onyango, their action was defying the presidential directives banning non food business operations for 14 days.
“We learnt that the six were transported in lorry box body up to Nasser road alongside others who took off when they saw security officers,” Onyango said in a statement.
He said security got information about their defiance and a team was dispatched to deal with them.
The suspects include Achileo Yisufu, Kizito Pascal, Byamusha William, Matovu Alex, Emgemu William and kagoro Meddi.
According to Mr Onyango, they are being charged under section 117 of the penal code Act and are currently detained at CPS Kampala.