Received: 27 September 2021
Accepted: 7 December 2021
First Online: 7 January 2022
: The study sought ethical approval from the Makerere University School of Health Sciences Research Ethics Committee (Ref: MAKSHSREC-2020-72), Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (Ref: HS1278ES), and Kampala Capital City Authority (Ref: DPHE/KCCA/1301). The research was conducted in conformity to the national guidelines for the conduct of research in the COVID-19 era established by the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) [CitationRef removed]. Informed consent to participate in this study was obtained in writing from the study participants. Respondents’ identifiers were recorded in form of assigned codes instead of names to ensure anonymity.
: Consent to publish the findings of this study was obtained in writing from the study participants.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.