Key notes from President Museveni’s address on COVID-19

Starting today 18.06.2021, 22:00 hours (10pm),directives are revised and updated .
Essential workers include journalists/media,doctors,etc. These are allowed to move freely, with their IDs.
1. Public and private vehicles & bodaboda suspended for 42 days. Will only move to transport patients with permission from LCI, RDC or Health Work.
2. Bodaboda can carry cargo.
3. Curfew from 9:00 pm to 7pm – 05:30am.
4. Bodaboda allowed to move up to 5:00pm.
5. Ministry of Local Gvnt and Ministry of Finace to support regional, and District Task Forces.
6. Entebbe International Airport to remain open.
7. Cargo vehicles allowed to move – with driver and turnboy – be tested. They should not park in trading centres. Should park in selected centres.
8. Food market venders to camp in their places of work/markets (resident vendors). MoH to give them free bed nets.
9. Kikubo and other business centres should be closed.
10. Burials – to be restricted to only core family members of the deceased (as applied in the military)
11. Bars, discos, cinema halls to close.
12. All sectors (other than those mentioned) to be suspended for 42 days.
13. Staff in non core ministries to reduce to 10%.
14. Factories to remain open, where possible, workers housed at place of work for 42 days.
15. Places of worship and sports events remain suspended for 42 days.
16. All education institutions to remain closed for 42 days.
17. Retail shops to remain open.
18. Inter district movement totally banned except emergency vehicles i.e ambulances, security vehicles, patients crossing, etc.
19. Bars found operating be closed and licences terminated.
20. Prime Minister and other authorities directed to follow up on vulnerable people,so that government can help them.


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