Government Closes Borders, Tightens Control Measures over COVID19

STATE HOUSE, ENTEBBE: President Museveni has announced more stringent measures for the Ugandan population to adhere to, so as to combat the novel Coronavirus. 

During his second national address on the pandemic yesterday at State House Entebbe, the President explained that because of the indiscipline that had been shown by the people coming into Uganda during the quarantine, the government had decided to tighten and revise the measures.

President to Forces “Live in Harmony with the People”

KABAMBA, MUBENDE: President Yoweri Museveni, who is the Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Armed Forces, has urged the Uganda People’s Defence Forces to always remain highly disciplined and respect wananchi because the population forms the pillars of the army’s existence.

“You must respect the people and live in harmony with wananchi. These are your parents, your mothers and fathers whom you should give full respect. If you respect the people, they will also respect you,” he counseled.