COVID-19: Death Toll Rises To 16 as Uganda Confirms 53 New Cases

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The Ministry of Health has today registered one COVID-19 death bringing the total number of fatalities to 16. “The deceased is a 60-year-old Ugandan Male from Mbale District. He presented at a private health facility in Mbale District with signs and symptoms consistent with COVID-19 and was under isolation,” the ministry of health statement said. “He was then referred to…

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43 Coronavirus cases Confirmed as More people test Positive in Kampala

Health workers (right) at Masaka Regional Refferal Hospital talking to some of the quarantined people on arrival at the facility on March 22, 2020 PHOTO BY AMBROSE MUSASIZI

Uganda has registered 43 coronavirus cases among the 3,905 samples that have been tested today, 18- August, bringing the total number of the country’s confirmed cases to 1,603. The Confirmed Cases include; 32 alerts, 5 contacts of previously confirmed cases, 5 truck drivers, and a returnee from Kenya. Of the 32 alerts, 16 are from Kampala, 7 are from Namisindwa,…

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