A Tanzanian driver who tested positive for COVID-19 is stranded at the Vura customs checkpoint in Arua after being deported from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)  
Occurred in Vura Arua District, Uganda on April 27, 2020, at 9:14 AM
Reported by JJ via SMS on April 27, 2020, at 3:30 PM in Imvepi, Uganda
Also heard by 4 other(s)

This rumour is probably true and is of medium priority – here's why:
The truck driver stranded at the checkpoint has returned to his home country.

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Location Reported by Via Date
Imvepi, Uganda JJ SMS 27-Apr-2020 @ 3:30 PM
Eden, Uganda JJ Voice / telephone 27-Apr-2020 @ 2:05 PM
Yumbe, Uganda JJ SMS 27-Apr-2020 @ 1:25 PM
Arua, Uganda JJ Walk-in / in person 27-Apr-2020 @ 11:30 AM
Omugo 6, Uganda anonymous Voice / telephone 27-Apr-2020 @ 9:15 AM
April 28, 2020 | 3:20 AM | anonymous
MODERATOR The Ugandan Health ministry says 6 Kenyans and 8 Tanzanian truck drivers including the one trapped at the Vura customs checkpoint in Arua have returned to their respective countries