H.E Museveni has directed the Health ministry to conduct a public awareness campaign in the move to prevent and controlling the outbreak of Coronavirus. On Tuesday, Museveni met the Prime minister Dr. Rugunda, Health minister Dr. Jane Ruth Achieng, Agriculture minister Vicent Bamulangaki Ssempijja and other officials at State House Entebbe to discuss on how to prevent coronavirus which is spreading too much in other countries but mostly based in china. “I now understand this disease. I’m going to write about it so that the public is sensitised on how to prevent it.” The President said. According to reports coming out indicate that over427 people in China are confirmed dead with more than 20,000 cases confirmed around the world. The Prime minister Dr Rugunda briefed the President on the measures taken to prevent coronavirus like screening of all travellers at Entebbe International Airport and sensitising the public on the symptoms of Coronavirus. On locusts, the President ordered the minister of Agriculture to urgently come up with a strategy of preventing the locusts from causing havoc.