Ordeal of trucker drivers: Graft of Uganda and Kenya traffic police on the Northern Corridor
The cost of doing business along the Northern corridor is increased partly by non-tariff barriers like corruption. One of the perpetrators of this vice are the police. While this may not be new, the style and manner in which it is done is synonymous with extortion as the officers go about it with with impunity. It is a reality that the business community seems to have learnt to live with as our cameras witnessed on the road trip along the Kampala-Mombasa round road trip.