President Yoweri Tibuhaburwa Kaguta Museveni has made a passionate plea to Ugandans not to become complacent in the fight against COVID-19 and urged them to strictly follow the Ministry of Health guidelines as the country is hopeful for a vaccine.
“I am begging you my people don’t die of COVID-19. While we are waiting for the vaccine we should not be complacent,” Museveni decried.
The President also NRM Flag bearer for 2021 presidnetial elections strongly urged Ugandans to guard against contracting COVID-19 by strictly observing the guideline issued by the health ministry adding that while we are waiting for the vaccine and other medicines to be rolled out, people should be at their best guard.
The President was on Monday afternoon commissioning the Mubende-Kakumiro-Kagadi road that has been upgraded to the tune of sh496bn.
Museveni further announced that the road from Lusalira-Kabamba-Makole to Ssembabule will be worked on.
Other roads to be done include that from Nalweiyo-Kakindo-Bukondo to Kakumiro and the one from Kazo-Kabogole-Kyegegwa-Hapuyo to Karuguza.
He also cited roads whose leaders do not follow up their construction like that from Miyanzi-Kasanda-Bukuya to Kiboga.
“NRM has played its role and will continue to play its role. It is now up to you the people of Mubende to play your role of adopting modern commercial and calculated agriculture for food and financial security,” he said.