The 25 nationals are among the employees of China Communication Construction Company who are currently working on salt mining matters. Mazanga one of the administrators of the company said they have work permits but had just left them at Kampala.
Efforts to get a comment from immigration office were futile as the officers at the scene declined to talk about the matter. The regional spokesperson Michael Odongo also declined to say anything that the immigration officers will sort out the issue.
The road runs from Teso College which is approximately 6kms away from the center of Soroti Town. The route covers a total length of approximately 100Kms and forms an important link in national road network and contribute significantly to the economic development of Northern Uganda.