As Ugandans still seek for God’s intervention in the issues of coronavirus , and following the presidential directives, blockdown of all the border points, in Busia at the border, security has been beefed up at all border point and this is handled with military, Police and Local Council ones of the areas.
These has put the business at Busia border at stall.. The LCls, have raised their concern that however much that they are working under the presidential directives, there are facing many challenges encountering and among these are like of having disinfectants at the border and they appealed to the government of Uganda through the ministry of health to avail them with some disinfectants.
The chairpersons included among others like Ochieng John Didi and Odero Elijah at points l and II , they said these
While speaking to some of the Business community in transport from Kenya, the drivers like Magero Wilberforce who deals in sugar cane to Kenya, Justus Namaye who also deals perishable goods like paw paws and Joshua kangai mwise, they said that there are some delays to cross the border , and these takes you two days to be cleared, these makes their perishable goods to rote.
According to the RDC Busia District, Capt. Mike Chris Okiria has confirmed the closure of the border , he said these after the security meeting with was held at the District macho Hall and they resolved that all hotels in town must have all the required disinfectants, and on the side of tax park the drivers must have the washing points.
He lastly warned whoever may think that he or she will violate the presidential directives.