At least 15 people have been injured after the ceiling of a building along Kampala road caved in this Monday afternoon.
The old structure was housing the Fido Fido ice cream outlet.
“Today, at around 12:45 hours, the ceiling of Fido Dido building collapsed on people who were attending lunch hour service at House of Rest Church second floor,” said police in a brief note to the media.
“So far, around 15 people have been rescued by Police and fire police in critical condition.”
The victims were rushed to Mulago Referral Hospital for immediate medical attention.
Several people were trapped in the rubble.
Eyewitnesses said the structure was due for demolition.
Police said rescue teams are still conducting search for other victims.