40 percent of Ugandans die from ‘eating too much’-Museveni
London, Jan. 8, 2020 (AltAfrica)-Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has said that 40% of patients admitted in the country’s hospitals die from “eating too much”.
The 75-year-old leader made the comments in the western region where he made a stop during his six-day walk to retrace the route his forces’ took when they seized power in 1986.
The president said many people in Uganda suffered from non-communicable diseases.
Mr Museveni has never shied from giving Ugandans health advice over the years, some of his tips include walking more and avoiding alcohol.
Intercepted ‘baby’ aboard a Bus from DRC at Mpondwe Border Post..turns out the ‘baby’ is a dummy containing banned Cosmetics! Some Smugglers never cease to amuse!! pic.twitter.com/lD7DU4p5M2— Dicksons C Kateshumbwa 🇺🇬🇷🇴 (@Kateshd) January 8, 2020
Last month, he said obesity was a sign of corruption.
Meanwhile, the chairperson of Uganda’s customs authority has shared a picture of a detained smuggler who was intercepted at the country’s border post with neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
Dicksons Kateshumbwa tweeted that the smuggler had concealed banned cosmetics in a baby grow