Museveni speaks out on Rwanda border closure

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni. He says the closure of the border by Rwanda is a ‘hiccup’ that will not slow down the region. FILE PHOTO | AFP

What you need to know:

  • President Yoweri Museveni says people would consider alternative means to trade.
  • In late February, Kigali abruptly stopped vehicles from Uganda from entering Rwanda through Katuna, citing construction works.
  • Uganda on the other hand, is accusing Rwanda of spying on its territory and infiltrating its security.

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said the closure of the border by Rwanda is a ‘hiccup’ that will not slow down the region.

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