President Museveni accompanied by first lady Mama Janet Kataaha Museveni last evening addressed the media after his campaign launch.
The president successfully launched his nationwide campaigns at Kawumu demonstration farm in Luweero district.
His media address was broadcast on different radios and TV stations.
“This is our first campaign address with respect to the new electoral rules aimed at safeguarding the public from the COVID-19 pandemic,” he said.
“Our first day of the campaigns comes to a close. I thank the NRM fraternity for a successful launch of our nationwide campaigns in Luweero.”
“Meanwhile, I take this opportunity to call upon our supporters to stay home, stay safe, the NRM message will reach you.”
He went on: “I would like to disabuse you of your intention to want to show our might and numbers by lining on streets.”
He said there is no need for excitement, ‘let us keep calm at home and sow the NRM message’.