A boda boda rider was sentenced to a one year and two months imprisonment after the City Hall Court found him guilty of driving a motor cycle without a driving permit and a third-party insurance.
The boda boda rider that goes by names of Azizi Ssekitoleko, was convicted by court’s grade one magistrate Moses Nabende after he observed the evidence of four prosecution witnesses and found out that he committed the offence.
The magistrate also ordered him to pay a fine of 1.1million shillings in case he fails to serve a 14 months’ imprisonment.
Prosecution led by Pamela Orogot states that, Ssekitoleko on July 28th 2017 at Acacia Avenue in Kampala at around 9pm was found driving a motor cycle without a driving permit and third party.
The convict was arrested by police officers from Kira road police station who was patrolling the area.
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