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COVID-19: Vendors, Traders in Kampala do not Know much about the Virus WHO 4 1

While cases in Africa increase and scientists race against time to produce a cure for COVID-19, many ordinary people in Uganda do not know what the disease is, how it spreads or how it can be prevented. For traders and vendors in downtown Kampala, the much talked about disease, is blank slate for them
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18:58

COVID-19: Kabaka Mutebi Cancels Kyotera District Tour Buganda Kingdom 2 1

The Kabaka was expected to visit various areas in Kyotera district of Buddu as part of his tours in Buddu County, between 19th and 20th March.
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17:35

MOH Declares Every Last Saturday of the Month General Cleaning Day TWAWEZA Uganda 2

She said cleaning will be done under the supervision of local authorities who will also decide on how to punish those that will not comply. She noted that even with awareness and sensitization on what just hand washing can prevent, statistics show that only 36% of Ugandans wash their hands at critical times such as after using the latrine, after cleaning babies poo and before or after eating.
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16:16

Uganda to Co-produce Coronavirus disinfectant with US Inventor-Kadaga coronavirus disease 2 1

According to the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health Diana Atwine, as Ministry of health they have not yet got that information although it is welcome. She says that whatever intervention,like a treatment for a disease has to be tested and has to pass the National Drug Authority tests. She however said that as Ministry of Health, they are yet to get this information.
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15:40

COVID -19: Lacor Hospital Director Opira Isolated Upon Return from Italy ministry of health 1 1

Josephine Anying, the Communication Officer of St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor told URN in an interview that though Dr. Opira has not shown any sign of COVID -19, his isolation is a mandatory pre –cautionary measure directed by the Ministry of Health.
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15:21

Uganda – France Friendship Week Celebrations Postponed French Embassy 1

Speaking to journalists on Monday, French Ambassador Jules – Armand Aniambossou said while the Ministry of Health had inspected the various venues of the events they were set to hold between March 21st and 28th, they resolved to call off the celebrations that were to attract up to 100,000 people.
15:10
15:10

WHO to Examine COVID-19 Cases in Africa WHO Geneva 3 1

According to WHO officials, scrutiny is needed to ascertain whether the right numbers of infected persons are being reported. There have been reports of some African countries like Egypt are under-declaring the number of infected persons.
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Vendors in Masindi Market Protest Over Uncollected Garbage market vendors 3 1

The vendors also contend that the general Hygiene in the market is appalling.
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12:39

Covid 19: Porous Routes Hindering Screening in Busia 5 1

Dr. Godffrey Barasa, a Laboratory technician at the facility says that people from neighboring Kenya are resistant they don't want to be screened twice whenever they are entering in Uganda.
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07:43

Mbarara Churches Fail to Implement Corona Virus Preventive Measures COVID -19 outbreak 4 1 Top story

Dr. Denis Barigye, a Christian at Uganda Martyrs Church blamed the church leadership for failure to implement the Corona Virus preventive measures suggested by the Ministry, which exposes their flock to danger.
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