As very many people went to Namugongo from different parts of the world,this placed the country at risk of being attacked by various diseases.
Ministry of Health placed measures of testing people for Ebola most especially those who came from Democratic Republic of Congo.
One hundred and ten people from DRC were tested and confirmed negative.
Dr.John Baptist Waniaye who is the commission for emergency medical services said they had worked on thirty three thousand people and most of them were dehydrated since they had walked for long distances from different parts of Uganda.
He added they tested 1250 Ugandans for cholera and only one case was reported for the elderly woman who had acute diarrhea and was rushed to Mulago hospital
They also deployed 46 ambulances to help people