Addressing the nation on Tuesday afternoon, President Yoweri Museveni has said money and greed for money is going to destroy Ugandans.
“Greed and love for money is going to kill Ugandans,These Ugandans, money can kill them. Where there is money, Ugandans will die.” he alarmed.
Museveni noted when he suspended public transport, Some private car owners have turned their cars into taxis even without license and have been carrying people, charging them highly.
The 75-year- old President has also extended the lockdown period for another 21 days. This lockdown period continues from tomorrow April 15, to May 05, 2020.
“The government has decided to keep the stay home decision for another 21 days starting tomorrow April 15 tomorrow to May 05, 2020. This is meant to allow us study the situation longer. All previous measures still stand,” Mr Museveni said.
He noted that although only 54 samples have tested positive out of the total 5,664 samples tested, it is too early to rule that Uganda is not free from the deadly virus.