News reaching our editorial desks from Makerere University Business School (MUBS) indicate that popular Bahesi hostel has caught fire, Monday evening.
According to Male Moses Syza, a finalist at MUBS and resident in the near by community, the fire started around 16:00 hours but Police Fire Brigade arrived after 15 minutes to put out the fire.
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“Police came 15 minutes after being called. The fire started from the top most floor and a lot of property has been destroyed.” – Male told our reporter.
The cause of the fire is not yet known but it is believed that appliances in one of the rooms were left on when power went off.
The appliances are said to have burnt after connection was restored.
This is a developing story and we shall keep you updated as details come in.