Kizza Besigye has mentioned President Yoweri Museveni must no longer be proud that Facebook has been inaccessible in Uganda, for some, for two years.

The chief of the People’s Front for Transition (PFT) Dr Kizza Besigye famous that opposite to the president’s boasts, final Facebook in Uganda has harm the rustic in the case of earnings.

The four-time presidential candidate mentioned as president Museveni brags in regards to the closure of Facebook in Uganda, Mark Zuckerberg’s earnings for 2021 grew to $117 billion from $86 billion of 2020.

Zuckerberg is the landlord of this social media massive.

Besigye added that Uganda’s 2021 GDP used to be simplest $40 billion when compared.

“Uganda’s many businesses that used Facebook for advertising and promoting their businesses in various other ways have suffered from Facebook closure,” mentioned Besigye in a short lived remark in regards to the topic.

Besigye mentioned that within the intervening time Ugand is borrowing from “money lenders” to live on, and Museveni used to be even pressured to shuttle to the United States to “beg” for lend a hand.

“(It is) very annoying that the country continues to pay heavily to satisfy the ego of its decadent leader,” he mentioned.

Recently, Museveni returned from the USA the place he had long gone to wait the US-Africa summit which lined quite a lot of problems together with peace and safety amongst others.

While chatting with the media on the State Lodge in Nakasero on Friday, Museveni mentioned Uganda will simplest permit Facebook to reopen provided that the social media massive stops “playing games.”