The Bank of Uganda has not issued any such banknote and there are no proposals to issue any such a Banknote in the nearby future. The public is informed that reproduction of any images of the Uganda Currency can only be done with the express permission of the Bank of Uganda. More specifically, the production of ‘novelty’ currency purportedly issued by the Bank of Uganda and bearing denominations and features alien to legal tender is expressly forbidden and punishable under the Law.
The producers/printers and those circulating the non-existent UGX.7000 banknote are warned to immediately stop that activity . The public is urged to ignore the image as a hoax and are requested to report known perpetrators to this number 0414344681.
– Bank of Uganda