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No bomb blast reported near Nakasero market

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Claim that there has been another explosion near Nakasero Market

Author
Sudhir Byaruhanga
Verdict
Mostly Incorrect
Reports coming in from Nakasero market indicate that there has not been any explosion there.

 

A claim that there has been another explosion near Nakasero market has been making rounds on social media.

The claim was posted by Sudhir Byaruhanga, a journalist with NTV, Uganda on his twitter page.This was picked up by some social media users who forwarded the misleading message to different watsApp groups.

However, reports coming in from Nakasero indicate that there has not been any explosion in Nakasero.

The false news about an explosion near  Nakasero market comes in a few minutes after a bomb blast at Parliamentary Avenue and CPS on Buganda road that left alot of property destroyed and 27 casualties reported  and no deaths registered yet.