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20:52
20:52

Kasese Boda Boda Riders Protest Extortion, Harassment By Security 5 2

The angry cyclists especially from Bulembia Division say whenever it clocks 6:00 pm, security personnel who include the army and police stage roadblocks targeting them.
15:08
15:08

Motorists Accused of Fueling Sexual Violence Against School Children boda boda riders

This is the part of the findings by the select committee of parliament on sexual violence in institutions of learning in Uganda.
14:58
14:58

Police Constable Arrested for Shooting Two People boda boda riders 1

It all started when a fight broke out between two boda boda riders only identified as Hussein and Agondeza over unidentified woman in Mpaija Village Busiisi division Hoima Municipality on Sunday Night.
18:41
18:41

Scores Injured as Motorists Feud over Northern Bypass Stages taxi drivers 3 1

The fights followed a plan by the Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA, to divert traffic on the highway for at least two months to enable completion of ongoing road expansion works. The works include widening the bypass into a 4-lane dual carriageway with pedestrian walkways and interchanges.
16:15
16:15

The Changing Face of the Bodaboda Industry kampala uganda 1 8 Top story

With just an application, installed on a smartphone, one can easily get an estimate for the journey before calling a ride. The app indicates how long the rider will take before picking the passenger and puts the passenger and the rider in direct contact, by indicating the phone number and names on either side.
07:34
07:34

Security, Boda Boda Riders Bicker Over Ban of Foreign Riders criminal acts 5 1

Issa Mahadi, a boda boda rider, says the new directives are unfair. He says the ban on foreign nationals who were already in the business will worsen the situation because they will have no source of income.
18:46
18:46

Taxi, Bodaboda Operators Want Public Holidays Scrapped boda boda cyclists 1 4

Boda boda and taxi operators in Kampala want government to remove national public holidays arguing that they affect their daily work routines and profits. Referring to national public holidays as days that only benefit people in government, boda boda and taxi operators that Uganda Radio Network spoke to believe that they would be better off if national celebrations like International Labour Day were scrapped from the national public holiday calendar.
13:15
13:15

Fourteen Arrested in Kabale Police Swoop boda boda riders 1 1

Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate says several complaints had been lodged by travelers who have lost handbags, phones and other valuables and others whose vehicles were broken into. All complaints were against bodaboda cyclists, some of who were also accused of rape.
13:05
13:05

Gun Fire as Wobulenzi Police Rescue Suspected Robber boda boda riders 1

Police in Wobulenzi town council have fired live bullets to disperse people who wanted to lynch a suspected robber.
08:23
08:23

Boda-Boda Cyclists Accuse Police of Extortion boda boda riders 6

The police have been conducting operations aimed at apprehending errant cyclists. And now some of the cyclists along William Street claim that they are arrested by people in civilian clothes and are made to pay a lot of money even when they have all the requirements.
09:46
09:46

New Business Initiative Raises Hope for Reformed Sex Workers boda boda riders 1

This initiative by Total E&P Uganda is geared towards accelerating the fight against HIV through creating awareness and provision of life skills training to sex workers, boda boda riders and youth in Pakwach town council, Nebbi district.
11:46
11:46

Tight Competition Pushes Boda Boda Cyclists Out of Business boda boda riders 3

The competition for customers is so tough that some cyclists go back home at the end of the day without a penny.
15:20
15:20

225 killed in road accidents in Rwizi region boda boda riders 1

225 people lost their lives in road accidents in 2012 in Rwizi region alone.
07:30
07:30

Boda Boda Industry In Urgent Need of Regulation road safety 3

According to a traffic report on the boda boda industry, in January to June 2012, over 290 boda boda riders and 190 passengers died from traffic crashes, the number of pedestrians that were killed in the same period was not recorded.
11:07
11:07

Mbarara University Student in Coma after Robbery robbers

Eranius Rumuri was hacked several times with a panga and had slipped into coma by press time. The attackers reportedly made off with his laptop and other valuables.
14:21
14:21

Jinja Cyclists Want Security Beefed Up At 'Black Spots' boda boda riders

Boda Boda motorcyclists in Jinja want security beefed up at what they call black spots where most of their friends have been killed and their motorcycles taken. Some of the areas mentioned include Malaria Unit, Nile Crescent, Kiira road, Magwa Crescent, Baxi road and along Kyabazinga highway in Jinja Municipality.
17:10
17:10

Boda Boda Ambulance Project Hits Snag boda boda riders 1

The Boda Boda for Life Project has hit a snag affecting the community\'s access to health centres
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