According to reports, the bus number No UG 0391 was carrying 25 COVID-19 patients from Kitgum to Kampala.
The bus belonged to Parliament of Uganda and attached to ministry of health was evacuating Covid 19 Patients to Kampala
According to the Health Ministry spokesperson Emmanuel Ainyebyoona, everyone on board was evacuated safely and there were no injuries
One of our buses that was attached to the @MinofHealthUG and was transporting 25 #COVID19 patients has caught fire on the Gulu-Kampala Highway. All occupants are safe and @PoliceUg is investigating the cause of the fire.
— Parliament of Uganda (@Parliament_Ug) September 17, 2020