Ugx 21bn so far donated to National Response Fund to fight covid-19

The reports coming in from the National Response Fund to fight COVID-19 have confirmed receipt of 21 billion shillings from donations to fight to fight COVID-19 pandemic. The National Response Fund is seeking to raise 170 billion shillings purposely to support the Ministry of Health for test kits, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and to help them meet other health obligations…

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Single mother boils stones as food for her little children

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SAD!!! A single mother in Kisauni in Mombasa has boiled stones as food for her children as a way to survive during this global pandemic. It is very rare to see mothers fake how they feel about their children that God gifted them with. Therefore a single mother in the names of Peninah Kitsau from Kisauni Mombasa in Kenya has…

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Tooro kingdom donates food worth UGX127m

Tooro Kingdom has on Wednesday donated relief food items worth UGX127M to the seven district COVID-19 task force teams in the Tooro sub-region. The donation by King Oyo is aimed to help over 6,000 vulnerable people affected by COVID-19 crisis which is hailing over the all whole world. Tooro Kingdom Prime Minister Mr Bernard Tungwako said King Oyo decided to…

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

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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 on. “These 2 patients were…

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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 finding the cure for the…

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Covid-19: Uganda Prisons set to release 2000 prisoners

Covid-19: Uganda Prisons set to release 2000 prisoners. The administration of Uganda Prisons Services has prescribed to the Attorney General, William Byaruhanga to discharge around 2000 detainees, in a move planned for decongesting the penitentiaries and improve the battle against the spread of Coronavirus inside the confinement offices. This was uncovered by Commissioner General, Uganda Prisons Services, Johnson Byabashaija while…

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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 he needed help to access…

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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 at any one time. In…

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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 and phone with other family…

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8-month-old baby tests positive as corona cases rise to 14

8-month-old baby tests positive as corona cases rise to 14. The Ministry of Health on Wednesday affirmed five new instances of coronavirus in Uganda carrying the all outnumber to 14 which included an 8-month-old baby who tested positive. A clergyman of State for Primary Health Care, Dr. Joyce Moriku Kaducu on Wednesday said that two of the five cases are…

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