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3 deaths, 94 New cases as COVID-19 Cases Surge in Kampala, Uganda

COVID-19 Cases Surge in Kampala as Uganda registers 3 Deaths and 94 New Cases. The Ministry of Health has today, Thursday, registered the highest rise in the number of COVID-19 cases and Deaths in the country. According to the ministry of health statement, Uganda has registered three more deaths to the virus and 94 new […]

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COVID-19: Death Toll Rises To 16 as Uganda Confirms 53 New Cases

The Ministry of Health has today registered one COVID-19 death bringing the total number of fatalities to 16. “The deceased is a 60-year-old Ugandan Male from Mbale District. He presented at a private health facility in Mbale District with signs and symptoms consistent with COVID-19 and was under isolation,” the ministry of health statement said. […]

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Health workers (right) at Masaka Regional Refferal Hospital talking to some of the quarantined people on arrival at the facility on March 22, 2020 PHOTO BY AMBROSE MUSASIZI
43 Coronavirus cases Confirmed as More people test Positive in Kampala

Uganda has registered 43 coronavirus cases among the 3,905 samples that have been tested today, 18- August, bringing the total number of the country’s confirmed cases to 1,603. The Confirmed Cases include; 32 alerts, 5 contacts of previously confirmed cases, 5 truck drivers, and a returnee from Kenya. Of the 32 alerts, 16 are from […]

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COVID-19 Deaths Toll hits 15 in Uganda as Confirmed Cases Rise by 60

Uganda has today registered Two more COVID-19 deaths bringing the total number of fatalities to 15. “The ministry of health could like to inform the general public that Uganda has registered two(2) deaths. This brings the total COVID-19 deaths to fifteen (15),” the Ministry of Health statement reads. “The two COVID-19 deaths are both Ugandan […]

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Government To set up Designated Burial Sites For COVID-19 Victims

With the increasing number of COVID-19 deaths in the country, the Government is considering to designate burial places for the COVID-19 Victims across the country if the current rate of fatalities persists. This was revealed by the minister of ICT and National Guidance, Judith Nabakooba, on Sunday while speaking to media. She also said that […]

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39 Test Positive in Kampala as COVID-19 Cases Reach 1500

Uganda’s capital, Kampala, which is the country’s largest COVID-19 hotspot has 39 of the 66 new confirmed cases. This brings the country’s cumulative confirmed cases to 1500. Kampala, which was declared a COVID-19 hotspot last week after having a rise in cases, has 30 alerts and 9 contacts of previously confirmed cases that have tested […]

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COVID-19 Deaths rise to 13 as Uganda Confirms 49 New cases.

The Ministry of Health has registered one more COVID-19 deaths to coronavirus and 49 new cases. This brings the country’s total death toll to the pandemic to 13. The country’s latest fatality to the virus is a 50-year-old Ugandan male from Kiryandongo. The deceased is had presented COVID-19 like signs and symptoms, according to the […]

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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 […]

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Luke Owoyesigyire
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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