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Uganda registers 190 COVID-19 Cases And 2 Fatalities

The ministry of health has on Thursday registered 190 COVID-19 cases bringing the country’s cumulative confirmed cases to 4,291. Uganda has also recorded two coronavirus deaths in Kampala. This brings the country’s total fatalities to the virus to 28. Of the 190 new cases recorded today, 95 contacts and alerts were from Kampala of the […]

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KCCA City Hall Staff Tests COVID-19 Positive
KCCA City Hall Staff Tests COVID-19 Positive

The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has been the latest government organization to report a COVID-19 case at its headquarters (KCCA City Hall). According to a media statement issued by KCCA, one of their staff tested positive for COVID-19. In order to establish the COVID-19 status at City Hall, KCCA carried out risk-based testing for […]

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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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2 Kampala Residents Succumb To COVID-19 as Cases Surge

Uganda has today Registered Two more deaths of COVID-19 bringing the country’s total number of fatalities to 11. “The Ministry of Health could like to inform the general public that Uganda has registered two(2). This brings the total number of deaths to eleven (11),” the Ministry of Health statement read. “The two fatalities are residents […]

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School Director, Teachers On Run For Conducting Lessons During COVID-19 school Closure

Police on Tuesday launched a manhunt for the school director and teachers of Focus primary school in Wakiso Districts. In addition, that have been having lessons with P7 pupils during the government closure of schools as a COVID-19 control measure. According to Kampala Metropolitan police Deputy spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, this was after they received information […]

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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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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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Africell donates 3 pickup trucks to MOH to fight COVID-19

Africell Uganda has boosted the fight against the deadly COVID-19 after donating 3 brand new pickup trucks to the Ministry of Health. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) acting executive director joined Mr Ziad Daoud, the Africell Uganda CEO. In addition, to hand over the donated pickup trucks to the Ministry of Health through its Permanent […]