By HICGI News Agency
Updated at 2:15 GMT on Wednesday 3rd March 2021
Kampala Capital City Authority – KCCA Executive Director Ms Dorothy Kisaka yesterday Tuesday announced that the official take over of St. Balikudembe Market also known as Owino has taken effect. This was during a second mega visit she took with KCCA team at the market where she asked the vendors to organise elections for new leadership of the market replacing renown trader and chairman Godfrey Kayongo Nkajja.
Kisaka also thanked traders for observing COVID 19 standard operating procedures as directed by Ministry of Health in the market as well as commending them for participating in the concluded general elections.
HICGI News Agency spoke to several vendors who welcomed the move saying this will solve several challenges they faced under private administration.