Tag: Coronavirus in Uganda

Boda-Boda riders
Boda-Boda riders protest continued government restrictions on their job

Boda-Boda riders have today protested continued government restrictions on their operations. While easing the coronavirus induced lockdown measures on Monday, President Museveni reiterated that Boda Boda riders were not allowed to transport passengers. They say that they are suffering downtown, therefore, they kindly ask President Museveni to consider them. In addition, Boda-Boda riders were suspended […]

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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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40 new coronavirus cases in Uganda as Museveni’s address awaits

The Ministry of Health has today, 1st June 2020 confirmed 40 new coronavirus cases from the 1,319 samples tested on 31st May 2020. In addition, the worry is all the confirmed cases are Ugandan citizens. 23 of the new confirmed cases are from the 993 samples from the points of entry while 17 are from […]

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7 frontline doctors test positive for COVID-19, the total is 417 in Uganda

Information reaching us now is pretty sad as a total of 7 frontline health workers test positive for COVID-19. The Ministry of Health today Sunday the 31st of May 2020, has confirmed 7 new cases of coronavirus in Uganda. In addition, all these are frontline health workers thus putting the total number of cases to […]

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84 new cases of Coronavirus in Uganda, the total rises to 413

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has today confirmed 84 new cases of coronavirus bringing the total to 413 cases in Uganda. In addition, these increasing cases arrive when the re-opening of public transport means nears as a measure of easing the lockdown. According to MOH’s official communication through its social media platforms, 1835 samples were […]

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MTN Uganda donates sanitary pads
MTN donates sanitary pads to women in COVID-19 isolation centers

MTN Uganda has today again done some magic when it donated sanitary pads to women in COVID-19 Isolation centers. In addition, it donated through the Ministry of Health as the entire community continues to fight the deadly coronavirus. Through its social media platforms, MTN Uganda posted the following message… “MTN Uganda has today donated sanitary […]

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Museveni – Public Transport and Education centers to open on 4th, June

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today the 19th of May 2020 come out to clarify a few directives when they are supposed to operate. In addition, this followed after Ugandans were confused with the directives issued yesterday. “On the issue of opening the markets – I want to clarify on this that the markets will […]

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43 new COVID 19 cases in Uganda as numbers rise to 203

The Ministry of Health (MOH) through its social media platform confirmed a total of 43 new COVID 19 cases in Uganda. This now brings the total number of coronavirus cases to 203 ever since the outbreak of this virus in Uganda. However, Uganda has not yet recorded any coronavirus deaths “Today, the 15 May 2020, […]

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Djibouti Delays Plan To Ease Lockdown Measures

Djibouti Delays Plan To Ease Lockdown Measures. Djibouti, the small Horn of Africa country with the most elevated number of coronavirus cases on the mainland per capita, on Sunday, turned around seminar on an arrangement to start lifting lockdown gauges this week, saying it was untimely. “The legislature, through the voice of the head administrator, […]

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Uganda’s Coronavirus cases rises to 89

The Ministry of Health on Sunday confirmed one new Covid-19 case bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 89. The new case is a 39-year-old Kenyan driver who arrived in the country through Malaba border. The case was confirmed out of the 2729 samples of truck drivers and efforts to track him are underway. […]

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