Tag: Coronavirus pandemic

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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Ministry of Health initiates probe into Covid-19 suspected deaths in Lacor, Gulu

The Ministry of Health is giving a priority to a statement issued by Lacor Hospital in Gulu on the death of the 2 COVID-19 suspected patients. In a statement dated 27th April 2020, Lacor Hospital received 3 patients who presented signs and symptoms similar to those of COVID-19. Unfortunately, 2 of the patients later passed […]

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Robert Mijumbi arrested for creating false hope of COVID-19 cure

Robert Mijumbi arrested for creating false hope of COVID-19 cure. Following his video clips posted on YouTube and later went viral on various social media platforms, Mijumbi Robert an Alumni of Kyambogo University (Bachelor of Science Technology-Biology) and CEO of Biobert Research Group Limited arrested on Tuesday 14th/04/2020 on counts of creating false hope of […]

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Egyptian FA have no plans of canceling Premier League

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has said that it has no plans of cancelling the 2019/2020 Egyptian Premier League despite coronavirus outbreak in the country. The EFA Normalisation Committee vice president Gamal Ali denied that there any plans to cancel the league after the second postponement.  Egyptian Premier League was initially halted for 15 days […]

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Kirinya Police Officers allegedly deserts station over COVID-19 suspect

Wakiso – Officers at Kirinya Police station Bweyogerere,Wakiso District allegedly deserted the police station after a man suspected to be having coronavirus ran to the station seeking for help. The incident happened yesterday at around 4pm . The man who had severe cough and flue allegedly said that his girlfriend recently returned from Dubai and […]

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Ivorian government reserves three football stadiums as hospitals for Coronavirus patients

Ivorian government reserves three football stadiums as hospitals for Coronavirus patients. As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to hit the world, the Ivorian government has taken over three football stadiums. These are to be used as isolation and treatment centres for coronavirus patients. Robert Champroux Stadium in Marcory, Treichville Sports Park and Jesse Jackson Complex in […]

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All Covid-19 media briefings at UBC TV studio says MoH

All Covid-19 media briefings at UBC TV studio says MoH. The Ministry of Health has on Thursday informed all media houses that following the coronavirus outbreak in the country, all media briefings will be held at the National Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) studios in Kampala. “Media briefings garner a high number of people in a boardroom […]

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How to cope with stress during COVID-19

📞 It is normal to feel sad, stressed, confused, scared or angry during a crisis. Talking to people you trust can help. Contact your friends and family. 🥦 If you must stay at home, maintain a healthy lifestyle – including proper diet, sleep, exercise and social contacts with loved ones at home and by email […]

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Helping children cope with stress during COVID-19

🧒 Children may respond to stress in different ways such as being more clingy, anxious, withdrawing, angry or agitated, bedwetting etc. Respond to your child’s reactions in a supportive way, listen to their concerns and give them extra love and attention. 💖 Children need adults’ love and attention during difficult times. Give them extra time […]

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What can I do to protect myself and prevent the spread of disease?

Many countries around the world have seen cases of COVID-19 and several have seen outbreaks. Authorities in China and some other countries have succeeded in slowing or stopping their outbreaks. However, the situation is unpredictable so check regularly for the latest news. You can reduce your chances of being infected or spreading COVID-19 by taking […]

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