Boda boda operators working in Kampala will have to register with the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) if they are to stay in business. According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Kampala Capital City and Metropolitan Affairs, a number of measures have been put in place to streamline boda boda operations in Kampala, among them; gazetting all boda boda stages, training boda bodas in collaboration with KCCA, Uganda Police and Uganda Driving Standards Agency.
All boda bodas will be required to have liceses.
The resolutions were arrived at after a meeting by the inter-ministerial committee, consisting of KCCA, Ministry of Local Governent, Ministry of Security and Works, Uganda Police and representatives of boda boda Associations.
The measures are also aimed at reducing traffic jam, and curbing insecurity associated with boda bodas.