Corona Virus Latest – MOH confirms 12 new COVID-19 cases

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Corona Virus Latest – The Ministry of Health (MOH) has today confirmed 12 new coronavirus cases in Uganda rising numbers to 329. In addition, 5 of the new cases are truck drivers who entered Uganda from South Sudan through Elegu border. 7 of the new cases are contacts to the previously confirmed cases and all these were under quarantine at the time of the test.

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Meanwhile, MOH confirmed that 25 positive foreign truck drivers were handed over to their foreign countries… The good for Ugandans however is it has 72 COVID-19 recoveries in total without anyone dying from the deadly virus.

In addition, MOH through its social media platforms posted the following Corona Virus Latest update…

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Health Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng

“Today, 29 May, 2020, 12 new COVID-19 cases confirmed. The total confirmed cases are now 329. 5 new cases are truck drivers who arrived from South Sudan via Elegu. 7 cases are contacts to previously confirmed cases. All were under quarantine at the time of test. Additionally, 25 positive foreign truck drivers were handed over to their country of origin. Total Recoveries: 72. Samples from Points of Entry tested today: 1,492. Samples from alerts and contacts: 436. Total samples tested today: 1,928,” MOH posted…

We as Cyclone Times Uganda continue to urge all Ugandans to keep vigilant as people get back to work. In addition, we encourage you to always keep a social distance and maintain the “Tonsemberela” campaign. Always sanitize every time you touch any surfaces and also avoid touching the soft parts of the body. In addition, these include the eyes, nose, and mouth. Keep it locked at Cyclone Times for the Corona Virus Latest updates.

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