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Uganda Traffic: Entrepreneurs develop app to make roads safer

Across the African continent, rapid population growth and urbanisation mean that cities are becoming choked by traffic. Commuting has become a major problem because of a lack of public transport and inadequate roads. In the Ugandan capital, a group of entrepreneurs is using a pioneering app to try to make motorcycle travel safer. Gron-ya Harrington reports.

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