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MOH Confirms 101 Covid-19 Cases As Cases Hit 10,691 in Uganda

The ministry of health (MOH) has confirmed 101 cases on Monday bringing the country’s cumulative coronavirus cases to 10,691. According to the health ministry, results of COVID-19 tests done on 18 October 2020 confirm 101 new cases. The new Covid-19 cases include 100 contacts and alerts and one truck driver. CLICK LINK TO WIN BIG […]

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Uganda Launches Clinical Trials For COVID-19 Plasma Treatment
Uganda Launches Clinical Trials For COVID-19 Plasma Treatment

The ministry of health has launched a randomized clinical trial for the use of COVID-19 convalescent plasma (CCP) for the treatment of COVID-19 in Uganda. Convalescent plasma is found in the blood of individuals who have recovered from an infection. In addition, and it may contain antibodies against that infection. CLICK TO WIN FREE MONEY […]

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2 Succumb To COVID-19 as Uganda registers 99 New cases

The cumulative COVID-19 cases in Uganda have today risen to 2,362 after 99 testing positive. The country’s death toll has also reached 22. According to the ministry of health statement, of the new cases, 84 are from contacts and alerts, five are health workers, six are returnees while four are truck drivers. The contacts and […]

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153 Prisoners Test COVID-19 Positive As Uganda registers 318 New cases

The cumulative number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Uganda has hit 2,166. This follows today’s increase in the number of cases by 318 which is the country’s highest number of cases in a single day. Among today’s cases, Amuru prison has registered the highest number of COVID-19 cases with 153 inmates and one staff […]

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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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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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MOH confirms 8 new COVID-19 cases as total rises to 665 in Uganda

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed 8 new coronavirus cases out of the 2,423 samples tested on Tuesday. 4 new cases were among 1,388 samples tested from points of entry while 4 new cases were among 1,035 samples of alerts and contacts. In addition, all the confirmed cases are Ugandans therefore this brings the […]

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Ruhakana Rugunda goes into self-isolation as Uganda cases rise to 557

The prime minister of Uganda Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has gone into self-isolation after some of his contacts tested positive for coronavirus. In addition, this is according to his official twitter account, however, his own result came back negative. “Friends, I have gone into self-isolation after some of my contacts tested positive for coronavirus. My own […]

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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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COVID-19 CRISIS – President Museveni flags off donated vehicles

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today flagged off a fleet of vehicles to help the MOH in the fight against COVID-19. During the course of the week, various companies, individuals, listened to the president’s call and donated cars to help in the fight against coronavirus. Through, his social media wall, His Excellency posted the following […]