Ministry of Health in consultation with Ministry of Works and Transport and Finance are working out mechanisms to find additional means of transport and reduce transport fares for students going out of Kampala.
All schools are closed for the next 42 days. The district COVID-19 task force to ensure all teachers are as a MUST vaccinated to return to teaching.
Transport fares have since tripled for some journeys upcountry as public transporters rush to make a quick killing in this rush hour.
CP Fred Enanga, Police Spokesperson, said they have ordered territorial commanders to ensure that all public transport between and across districts are suspended for 42 days effective 10/06/2021, except for Kampala, Mukono and Wakiso districts.
All bodabodas to transport one passenger or goods until 6pm.
All cargo trucks should have a maximum of two people.
Any excess persons will be forced to disembark and the driver fined heavily.
All private vehicles should have a maximum of 3 people including the driver.
Any excess persons will attract a fine.
Those crossing to the neighbouring country should in addition have proof of COVID certificate.
Public transport intra-district will be allowed. All districts to monitor movement through the use of CCTV and local scouts.
Ambulance and security vehicles to operate normally.