Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-668  
NTB Type
8.8. Issues related to transit  
Complaint
Following the accident held in IGANGA in the Republic of Uganda on 17 February, 2015 at 19h30, east african time, the truck which is registered in Burundi has been taken in hostage by Uganda Police until today and the driver is in prison at IGANGA. The truck have a COMESA Insurance that occurs wherever you are in the sub region.The COMESA insurance number is 0067772 (truck ) and 0067773 (trailer) valid from 23/03/2014 to 03/22/2015. The truck has the registration number of A2588A (truck) and T0110A (trailer). We are requesting that this truck and its driver can be released, so that they can continue their travel. Note that the truck contains the construction materials and shoes and was returning to Burundi.  
Status note
On 21st December 2015, Uganda Focal Point reported that they had contacted the Police Chief- Director of Traffic who is also a member of the NMC. The truck was released long time ago and therefore this is a resolved NTB.  
Progress update note
 
Policy or regulatory NTB
No 
Location
Uganda: It is the Police of Iganga in the Republic of Uganda who take in hostage of the truck and its driver because they get and accident. (Government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
Burundi  
Date of incident
2015-02-17  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2015-12-21  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2015-03-16 10:33  
Modified
2015-12-28 13:40