The Minister of Health, Dr Jane Ruth Aceng has applauded Musician Moses Ssali alias Bebe Cool for his role in creating awareness on Tuberculosis (TB) in Uganda. Bebe Cool who doubles as a TB ambassador met Dr Aceng and her technical staff today at Ministry of Health headquarters.
Dr Aceng requested the singer to focus on youth who normally attend his musical shows and concerts, adding that his emphasis should be male involvement in TB prevention. Bebe Cool who led his Amber Heart Foundation staff said that this year will be committed to bringing down the high TB disease burden through awareness.
He also proposed that that the Electoral commission should ensure that every campaign poster or material carries a health message before and during the 2021 General elections.