Author: BRIAN TASAMBA

Coronavirus
Ministry of Health
Uganda registers 12th COVID-19 Death as Cases Rise To 1,385.

The Ministry of Health has today, 14-August, registered one COVID-19 death in Kampala Metropolitan Area. This brings the country’s total number of deaths to 12. “The deceased is a 64-year-old Ugandan Male, resident of Kampala Metropolitan Area, ” the Ministry of Health statement reads According to the statement, the victim was admitted to Nsambya Hospital […]

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2 Kampala Residents Succumb To COVID-19 as Cases Surge

Uganda has today Registered Two more deaths of COVID-19 bringing the country’s total number of fatalities to 11. “The Ministry of Health could like to inform the general public that Uganda has registered two(2). This brings the total number of deaths to eleven (11),” the Ministry of Health statement read. “The two fatalities are residents […]

Education
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School Director, Teachers On Run For Conducting Lessons During COVID-19 school Closure

Police on Tuesday launched a manhunt for the school director and teachers of Focus primary school in Wakiso Districts. In addition, that have been having lessons with P7 pupils during the government closure of schools as a COVID-19 control measure. According to Kampala Metropolitan police Deputy spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, this was after they received information […]

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19 New Cases Confirmed as Uganda’s COVID-19 Cases Hit 1,332

The ministry of health has registered 19 new infections 19 new cases of COVID-19 bringing the cumulative total of cases to 1,332. “Of the 19 confirmed cases; 11 are alerts, 5 are contacts of previously confirmed cases while 3 are truck drivers,” the ministry of health statement reads. Out of the 11 alerts, 4 are […]

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8 Alerts from Namisindwa Test Positive as COVID-19 cases Rise By 16
8 alerts from Namisindwa test positive as COVID-19 cases rise by 16

More people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Namisindwa District were the county’s first COVID-19 fatality was registered. This has made Namisindwa a COVID-19 hotspot as contacts of the first fatality and more alerts from the district test positive. The ministry of health has today 11-August confirmed 8 cases from the district who were alerts […]

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LDUs Resume Operations Amid Crime Increase

The Local Defense Unit personal are set to resume their operations due to the increased crime rate at night after undergoing refresher training which started last month following public criticism over torture and killing citizens during their operations. “Owing to the withdrawal of Local Defense Forces from active operations to go back for refresher training, […]

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Archbishop Kaziimba Breaks Silence about Ndeeba Church Demolition
Archbishop Kaziimba Breaks Silence about Ndeeba Church Demolition

The Archbishop of Church of Uganda, Rev Dr. Stephen Samuel Kaziimba, finally spoken out on the demolition of St. Peter’s Church, Ndeeba which shocked Christians on Monday morning after a longstanding land wrangle between the church leadership and a city businesses man only identified as Dodovico. In his statement, Rev Dr. Stephen Samuel Kaziimba, the […]

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2 Succumb to COVID-19 as Death toll rises to 9

The ministry of health has today, 10-August, registered two COVID-19 deaths. Therefore this brings the number of the country’s fatalities to the virus to Nine. The two are; A 46-year-old male from Kampala who died at Nsambya hospital and a 27-year-old male from Kyangwali refugee settlement in Hioma who died at Hioma Referral Hospital. The […]

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3 Police Officers and 11 others Arrested Over Ndeeba Church Demolition
3 Police Officers and 11 others Arrested Over Ndeeba Church Demolition

The Uganda Police has made arrests of eleven suspects and three Police commanders as investigations following the Demolition of St. Peter’s Church of Uganda, Ndeeba, continue. According to Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, Katwe Police Station got information about the demolition at 0100 hours and a team was dispatched to the scene. “Police were […]