Bus operators have embraced National Drug Authority (NDA) campaign against hawking of drugs in their respective terminals and in moving buses.
These include Jussy Coaches, Bismarkan Bus Services, Dk Coaches, Perfect coaches, NG Travellers Bus, Savana Coaches, Swift buses, Transi Coaches, Star Link Coaches, Kasaba Investments, Kasamba Coaches, Hoima coaches, Pacific tours, Larem, KK, Nile Star and Gaaga, bus operators to Lira, Gulu, Fort Portal, Arua, Paidha and Nebbi towns and all other routes have endorsed the ongoing campaign against hawking of medicine on buses. The campaign has witnessed 38 bus companies placing messages on “BUY DRUGS FROM LICENSED DRUG OUTLETS (PHARMACIES/DRUG SHOPS) NOT HAWKERS” in over 450 buses. The campaign will enable travelers appreciate the health risks associated with buying medicines from hawkers.
As you read this, all buses had placed anti hawking stickers printed in local languages to enable travelers appreciate the health risks associated with buying medicines from hawkers.