Trouble started after the RDC who chaired the meeting opened it up for reactions from the member. Some of the members started raising concern on how they should get money from the president just like people in other parts of the country have benefited.
In 2017, there were an estimated 219 million cases of malaria, compared to 217 million the year before. But in the years prior, the number of people contracting malaria globally had been steadily falling, from 239 million in 2010 to 214 million in 2015. Uganda accounted for more than 4 percent of the malaria cases worldwide.