BREAKING: Storeyed building collapses in Kampala, scores still trapped underground


A building has collapsed in Makindye, a Kampala surbub just behind Calendar Rest House. Eye witnessess say pleas for help are being heard from people trapped under the rubble.

Internet photo: Some of the rubbles understand which people are believed to be trapped.

Police has confirmed the incident and in a statement, they have re-echoed the eye witness accounts.
“Police has responded to a distress call in Kelezia zone, Makindye division where a four storeyed building under construction has collapsed. A number of people are trapped under the rubble but rescue efforts are underway by a joint team of Police Fire and Rescue services and KCCA.”

More of the rubbles as captured by eye witnesses.

The incident is believed to have occurred on September 11,2020 at around 09:00PM.

Details to follow.