Category: Coronavirus

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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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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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VIDEO – 2 COVID19 patients escape from Gulu regional referral hospital

Two male COVID19 patients have escaped from Gulu regional referral hospital, according to the hospital authorities who preferred anonymity the patients and escaped about two weeks ago and are in Elegu where they are believed to be mixing with the community. The COVID-19 taskforce of Gulu district is on a hunt of two COVID19 patients […]

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Kenya to hire Cuban doctors to fight COVID-19 – CS Kagwe

Mutahi Kagwe the Heath Cabinet Secretary has confirmed that 20 Cuban doctors will jet into Nairobi today the Friday 17th of July. In addition, to give a hand in the fight against the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic. “20 Cuban doctors will be in Kenya for the next 6 months. In addition, they will base at […]

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442 recoveries, as MOH confirms 9 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Health-Uganda has today the 18th of June, 2020 confirmed 9 new COVID-19 cases. These were from the 2,702 samples tested on the 17th of June, 2020. 4 new cases were among the 1,554 samples tested from the points of entry. In addition, 5 new cases were among the 1,148 samples of the […]

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4 State House staff members test positive for COVID-19

Four (4) staff members from the State House have tested positive for the deadly COVID-19. In addition, this was confirmed by spokesperson Kanze Dena through a statement that was sent on Monday. According to the statement, mass COVID-19 testing was held last week on Thursday the 11th of June 2020. This saw 4 staff members […]

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Raila Odinga takes COVID-19 test at Mbagathi Hospital – SEE PHOTOS

The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga took his COVID-19 test at the Mbagathi Hospital in Nairobi, the Capital City of Kenya. In addition, he then shared his photos all over the internet appealing to all the Kenyan citizens to go and test for the deadly virus. “To get certified to e coronavirus-free […]

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Ministry of Health Uganda clarifies on Bad Black allegations

Kampala – 14 June 2020 – Attention has been drawn to various posts and videos currently circulating on social media. In addition, where Shanita Namuyimba alias Bad Black intends to sue the Ministry of Health Uganda and its partners UNICEF and WHO. The Ministry of Health Uganda therefore would like to clarify as follows… Following […]

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4 months old baby tests positive
4 months old baby tests positive for COVID-19 – Mutahi Kagwe

The Cabinet Secretary (CS) Mutahi Kagwe has today the 11th of June confirmed 121 new coronavirus cases in Kenya. In addition, these were from 3291 samples tested in the last 24 hours. Therefore the total number of COVID-19 infections in Kenya now stands at 3215. However, a 4-year-old and an 86-year-old both tested positive for […]

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