Movement on livestock and livestock products into and out of these districts or through to other districts is immediately banned. Restrictions on the movement of livestock have also been imposed on another 24 districts, including Kampala, Wakiso and Mukono, which are named among the areas at a high risk of an outbreak.
Prim Rose Natukunda, the Red Cross Manager Kisoro branch says that many of the families are now worried about hunger and loss of income since their food crops and the main source of livelihood has been destroyed.
The fishmongers say that because the Fisheries Protection Unit soldiers say that the soldiers who have been kept there since 2018 are increasingly becoming harsh and suffocating their businesses. They are accusing them of harassing residents along tribal lines and barring even those who are involved in legal operations.