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IGAD Heads of State and Government Declaration on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

The the Heads of State and Government of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), convening via video-conference at the Extraordinary Summit on coronavirus diseases (COVID-19) pandemic on 31st March 2020: The leaders are deeply concerned by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which constitutes an unprecedented global health crisis affecting a large …

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COVID-19 at 30 in Uganda as 7 new cases are confirmed

Seven (7) people have tested positive for Coronavirus COVID-19 in Uganda bringing the total to 30 confirmed cases. According to the Ministry of Heath, statement , “7 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Uganda today, Saturday 28 March 2020. This brings the total to 30 confirmed cases in the country. …

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COVID-19 cases in Uganda hit 23

COVID-19 cases in Uganda hit 2319 confirmed positive and 222 tested negative out of the 227 samples that were tested yesterday. This brings the total to 23 cases. The Ministry is due to give more details in a press release to be issued today morning. “We urge you all to …

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‘My children are in quarantine’ – Molly Kamukama

The Minister for State for Economic Monitoring Hon. Molly Kamukama has said that it’s sad people are spreading false news that her children skipped the mandatory quarantine after coming from Canada. While posting on her social media, Hon. Molly said children are currently on 4 day of the mandatory quarantine …

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How 5G can help the fight against Coronavirus-Deloitte

5G can enhance the effectiveness of pandemic prevention and treatment, and drive the digital transformation of healthcare systems in response to major public emergencies, such as the current pandemic of COVID-19, a newly released Deloitte report suggests. The white paper titled, “Combating COVID-19 with 5G: Opportunities to improve public health …

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8 people test positive for Coronavirus in Uganda

The Minister of Health Hon. Jane Ruth Aceng has confirmed that 8 people have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19) making the 9 in total.  6 cases were detected at the airport while 2 were from quarantine. The minister has appealed to everyone who travelled to Dubai in the past 14 …

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