COVID19: Museveni Closes All Borders, Not Even Pedestrian Are Allowed to Enter Uganda

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has this evening issued new directives to avert #COVID19UG

President Kaguta Museveni: “Starting 12:00 pm on Sunday 22 March 2020, no passenger planes or human movement allowed to enter or leave the country. Only Cargo planes and their crew members will be allowed in the country.”

He added that no pedestrian or person riding a bicycle, boda bodas, or vehicles will be allowed to enter Uganda by land or water.

“Except for cargo vehicle drivers and their crew members not exceeding three.” Museveni Stated.

Museveni also appealed that all Humans crossing into Uganda from the different border points are prohibited going forward.

“This is until we find coordination at the East African level. Please stay where you are. We are not against anyone but this is about manageability.” He added.

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