COVID-19: Die or Adopt

COVID-19: Die or Adopt

With 224 deaths. 27,766 cases. Experts predict a rise to 100,000 cases by April 2021 and surge in COVID-19 related deaths.  The overwhelmed health fraternity has lost over 14 medics to the pandemic while 1,000 have been infected. This is the grim COVID-19 situation the country is facing. As part of a media initiative to […]

Bus carrying COVID19 patients catches fire

Bus carrying COVID19 patients catches fire

OMORO:  A parliament bus Registration number UG 0391H with 25 Covid-19 patients in Omoro caught fire yesterday. The patients were being transported to Kampala from Kitugum and fortunately no one was hurt. The eye witnesses said the fire started from a trye and spread to the whole car.  The incident occured at Koro, Omoro district […]

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 […]

New Measures: Boda Bodas Prohibited from Accessing Key Kampala Roads

New Measures: Boda Bodas Prohibited from Accessing Key Kampala Roads

Following the recent National address on Covid19 by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Uganda, Boda Bodas are to resume carrying passengers and luggage on the 27th July, 2020. Consequently, a set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all the Boda Bodas operators nationwide have been issued by Government through Ministry of Works […]

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 […]

Be productive in this lock down

Be productive in this lock down

Universities are closed and no one knows when they are most likely to open. Its very important to do something productive as we await the Presidents directive on way forward. Here are the different ways you can be productive in this lock down as guided by Margaret Tumusiime a counseling psychologist Learn something new Most […]