Ministry of Health to Distribute Face Masks to People in Kampala Wakiso and Mukono Districts

Ministry of Health to Distribute Face Masks to People in Kampala Wakiso and Mukono Districts

The Ministry of Health Permanent Sectary, Dr. Diana Atwine has revealed that a total of 5,225,854 face masks have been delivered for distribution to people in Kampala Metropolitan Area, Wakiso and Mukono Districts. An earlier communication by the Minister of Health, Hon.Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero had indicated that the process of distribution of the […]

Seven Babies Die of COVID-19 in Zimbabwe

Seven Babies Die of COVID-19 in Zimbabwe

Seven babies died at Zimbabwe’s Central Harare Hospital on Monday night because they were not given emergency treatment because of staffing issues which caused understaffing at the hospital, according to the BBC. The understaffing was caused by an ongoing nationwide strike by nurses who are protesting lack of adequate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE). The lack of […]

Uganda Registers First COVID19 Death

Uganda Registers First COVID19 Death

Uganda has registered it’s first #COVID19 death. The deceased is a 34 year old Ugandan female from Namisindwa district. She had COVID like signs and symptoms: fever,dry cough,headache and difficulty in breathing. Director General Health Services, Dr Henry G. Mwebesa confirmed during a presser on Thursday 23rd July 2020. The deceased was initially admitted to Wasungui […]

Prof. Wilson Muyinda Mande Tips Students on Preventive Measures to Fight Covid-19

Prof. Wilson Muyinda Mande Tips Students on Preventive Measures to Fight Covid-19

The Vice Chancellor of Nkumba University, Prof. Wilson Muyinda Mande has echoed out  some preventive tips on how to reduce the spread of coronavirus among students and the population at large. This followed the closure of all educational institutions in Uganda in a bit to fight COVID-19. Educational institutions in Uganda were directed to close […]

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