Bobi Wine, wife Barbra Itungo Kyagulanyi and their kids posted photos of themselves wearing t-shirts written on COVID-19 preventive measures as a way to create awareness about the pandemic which has already killed over 12,000 people globally.
The legislator and musician posted photos of his family clad in read t-shirts branded with steps through which the public can fight Coronavirus.
The steps include washing hands, social distancing, and reporting persons presenting with symptoms to health authorities.
Bobi Wine wrote in a tweet that the fight against the virus must begin from families and communities.
“We shall win the fight against COVIDー19 if we take those simple yet effective steps recommended by experts. Let the fight begin right from families & communities. Stop the stigma but remain alert. Everyone is a potential victim & potential carrier,” he wrote.
Bobi Wine and Barbie who both are celebrated public figures are hoping to leverage their huge following on social media to create awareness on the pandemic.
As #Covid19 wrecks havoc around the world, I just took the #WashYourHands challenge to encourage us to heed the advice of medical experts. Wash hands regularly; practice social distancing; seek medical attention as soon as you have symptoms. Let's win the war against this virus pic.twitter.com/58w1NhpvQp
— BOBI WINE (@HEBobiwine) March 19, 2020
Several other celebrities including musicians like Bebe Cool, A Pass, Jose Chameleone and media personalities have been using their social platforms for the same cause.