Breaking

Archive

Sep 2020 9 results
22:01
22:01

Masaka Hospital Announces First Patient to Succumb to COVID-19 2

The deceased is a 56-year-old male police officer attached to the Lwengo police station.
17:58
17:58

Immunization Dropped 20%, Antenatal Services 16% during Lockdown COVID-19 1

During the lockdown, the health ministry says a 14 percent drop in accessibility of services normally accessed through out patient departments was noted. The number of children accessing immunization services and women going for their first antenatal visit reduced by 20 and 16 percent respectively, with Kwania, Nakasongola, Luwero, Kyankwanzi and Kampala reporting the highest disruptions of health services
17:00
17:00

NRM Primaries Will Cause COVID-19 Explosion in Schools - MP Okabe 3 2

Hon. Okabe says the recent NRM primaries and campaigns which were characterized by large crowds including school-going children with no respect for COVID-19 preventive guidelines is going to lead to a massive spike in infections.
15:19
15:19

COVID-19: Over 90 Children Have Tested Positive-MOH Ministry of health 1

According to the health ministry, majority of the children are contacts to positive cases. It is believed the children were infected at home by people they live with, and now constitute 2% of the cases in the country.
14:40
14:40

Wakiso Leaders Decry Covid-19 Infections at Workplaces 4

The District Health Officer, Dr. Mathias Lugoloobi, says most of the Covid19 positive cases registered in the district are from police, prisons, banks, markets, shops and land-related offices.
10:45
10:45

Ebola Style Burial Bad for COVID-19 Victims - Expert COVID-19 Deaths 2

He said they have borrowed the approach of Ebola hemorrhagic fever which presents differently and is very infectious with a high mortality rate to a respiratory infection whose transmission is known by the majority of the population.
09:22
09:22

Auxiliary Isolation Centre Opens at Moroto Prisons 1

Dr. Watmon explains that they since April 2020 tested at least 8, 000 samples. He stressed the need for partners to support case management, contact tracing, and evacuation of positive cases.
09:06
09:06

COVID-19: Masaka City Becomes New Hotspot As Mutukula Border Cases Decline Masaka RRH 1 4 Top story

According to Onyach, the easing of the lockdown forced people back to the urban centres leading to congestion, which is fueling infections.
04:51
04:51

Pictorial; Celebrating Six Years of HRH Gabula Nadiope IV on the Throne

The coronation anniversary was themed around rallying masses to abide by the Ministry of Health set guidelines to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Sep 2020 9 results