Business and traffic flow on Buganda Road in Kampala city was paralysed for some time after a suitcase was found abandoned in the middle of a city road.
The Police Bomb Squad was contacted and deployed its officers.
The scene was sealed off before the suit case was opened.However, upon checking, the suitcase contained just a pair of clothes and other personal belongings.
Police have been on high alert after a January terror attack on a hotel and office complex in the neighbouring Kenya.
Security has been enhanced and counter-terror measures have been put in place to secure the country, according to police.
Upon opening the suit case a pair of clothes and other personal belongings were found inside