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23:36
23:36

75 More Ugandans Return from Southern Africa 4

Also, one male Ugandan, in excitement, prostrated before Nnam and Kasujja. He thereafter made 5 push ups before joining the queue to undergo screening and processing of for screening and processing of his travel documents inside the arrivals section.
16:11
16:11

COVID-19: Musician Kenzo, 77 Returnees Discharged From Quarantine 1

Dr. Richard Mugahi, the National Coordinator for Quarantine Centres at the Ministry of Health, who led the team, says that Kenzo indeed received six visitors on the same day last week. “However, his visitors saw him at the same time but they were all wearing face masks. They also stood at least 2 metres away from Kenzo who stood at his hotel room door,” Mugahi says.
11:01
11:01

UWEC Re-opens After Five Months 5 Top story

Lilly Ajarova, the UTB Chief Executive Officer, who was part of the delegation that toured the center, says that they were satisfied that the center will be able to implement the COVID-19 preventive measures that include screening all guests, enforcing and hand washing at major entry points among other procedures.
08:56
08:56

Second group of 300 Ugandans Return From United Arab Emirates 2

The returnees are part of 1500 including government officials, students, and business people, medical doctors and others who had traveled to the United Arab Emirates for various reasons. The embassy is arranging more flights for 1,000 people who are still stuck in the UAE.
13:02
13:02

Entebbe Municipality Mayoral Seat Attracts Four Aspirants 4 3

Kiriweru is the NRM Vice Chairperson for Entebbe Municipality and a former councilor in Entebbe Municipality Division B while Mutebi is the Entebbe Division LC III Chairperson. Kiriweru, is the current Vice Chairperson for NRM in Entebbe Municipality and a former councilor in Entebbe Municipality Division B while Mutebi is currently the Local Council III Chairperson Entebbe Division A.
10:38
10:38

Another 625 Returnees Discharged from Institutional Quarantine 1

Majority of those discharged returned from United States of America, Canada and Qatar two weeks ago. Key among those discharged is Eng. Badru Kiggundu, the former Electoral Commission Chairperson and former Health Minister, Dr Christine Ondoa.
13:28
13:28

Entebbe Hospital Reopens Maternity Ward to Handle Pregnant Returnees 4 2

Dr Moses Muwanga, Director Entebbe Hospital, says the maternity and neonatal ward has been re-opened to handle pregnant returnees.
11:33
11:33

An Additional 107 Ugandans Return Home from Europe repatriation 2

The latest group came from The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg, where they got stuck following the closure of borders at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in March. They arrived at Entebbe International Airport t on Tuesday night aboard KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
22:41
22:41

382 Ugandans Return from Saudi Arabia Repatriation 5 Top story

Ambassador Patrick Mugoya, the Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary recently told Uganda Radio Network that apart from today's flight that was organized by the Saudi government, the ministry will stick to its schedule for repatriation flights.
23:50
23:50

5,500 Entebbe Residents Pick National IDs At Temporary NIRA Centres 4 2

Katabi town council and Entebbe Municipal Council offices were among the 15 centres that the National Identification and Registration Authority selected to distribute 150,000 national identity cards to Wakiso residents within the month of July. Of the 150,000 cards, 15,800 were to be distributed in two centres in Entebbe municipality.
19:24
19:24

Another 357 Returnees Discharged From Institutional Quarantine 1

Meanwhile, the ministry of health is also using Mandela National Stadium, Namboole as a public quarantine facility after the initial three facilities of Fisheries Institute, Lands and Survey and Mulago Paramedical school got fully occupied.
19:13
19:13

Govt Clears 300 Domestic Workers To Return From Saudi Arabia 1

This comes days after the Permanent Secretary for the health ministry, Dr.Diana Atwine informed the parliamentary committee on Government Assurances that the Saudi government asked Uganda to clear a flight for its nationals or it would put them on a plane with our without the clearance.
11:09
11:09

Govt Spacing Repatriation Flights To Decongest Entebbe Airport 3 5

Prof. Francis Omaswa, a renown cardiovascular surgeon, who returned from the United Kingdom on July 2nd says apart from spacing flights, there is need to increase number of health, immigration and customers officers to expedite handling at the airport.
08:04
08:04

Musician Kenzo, 231 Others Return from West Africa, Qatar 5 3

Kenzo arrived at 3:30 a.m. aboard Uganda Airlines, with 64 others from Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon and Cote d’Ivoire. He had gone to the West African country for a concert in March, shortly before borders we closed due to the outbreak of coronavirus disease.
07:23
07:23

175 Ugandans Return From Middle East 2

The returnees arrived at 8 pm aboard Fly Dubai Airlines.
23:02
23:02

96 People Return from Europe, North Africa 2

this group brings the total number of returnees to 1,693, ever since June 22nd, 2020 when the country started receiving stranded Ugandans and legal residents.
07:54
07:54

Another Group of 88 Stranded Ugandans Arrives from Brazil, Canada 1

The choir, with 26 members was stranded in Brazil following the closure of all borders as countries struggled to forestall the spread of coronavirus disease. With their caretakers, the young choir members, a mother and her child departed from Brazil on Saturday for Entebbe Airport aboard Ethiopian airlines.
07:03
07:03

825 Returnees Discharged From Institutional Quarantine 1

They are among the 995 Ugandans and legal residents who had been stranded overseas after the closure of borders and airports, to stop the spread of coronavirus disease. They arrived in the country between June 22 and July 11 from southern Africa, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and India among others.
21:23
21:23

Another 514 Stranded Ugandans Return Home from USA, Qatar 5 Top story

Those who returned today include members of the Melody and Sozo Choirs of Watoto Church who were stranded in the United States of America where they had gone for a series of activities. The teams which were stranded in Texas, Virginia and Alabama over the last four months were flagged off from the US on Friday by Ugandan officials led by Ambassador Mull Katende.
05:54
05:54

Returnees Hold Protest Against Extended COVID-19 Quarantine 2 1

On Friday afternoon, five of the returnees packed up their luggage, left the hotel rooms and gathered at the hotel reception to demand discharge documents from the Ministry of Health. But the Hotel management blocked their exit and demanded payments for the extra days of quarantine.
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