The World Health Organization has warned that COVID-19 is gaining ground in Africa

The World Health Organization has warned that COVID-19 is gaining ground in Africa, with the death toll jumping 43% in the past week. WHO says the continent recorded 1 million…

Ugandan Women pushed deeper into Poverty due to COVID-19 measures

By Gladys Kigozi With just a week into the second total lockdown, many businesses across the country have not been left the same. Unlike last year where the first lockdown…

Uganda Confirms 1,438 new COVID-19 cases out of this Mukono has 30 Cases

Results of COVID-19 tests done on 08 June 2021 confirm 1,438 new cases out of 8,478 samples tested. The cumulative confirmed cases are 56,949. Test positivity rate: 17.0% Cumulative samples…

Cumulative Uganda confirmed cases of COVID-19 are 45,931. Kampala has 441 and Wakiso 75

Ministry of Health, Results of COVID-19 tests done  in Uganda on *27 May 2021* *confirm 700 new cases* out of 4,882 samples tested. The cumulative confirmed cases are 45,931. Advert…

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli appears to Acknowledge COVID-19 problem

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli appears to be acknowledging the problem of COVID-19 in the country, after months of claiming the virus had been defeated through prayer and steam treatments. While…

Covid-19 vaccine: First person receives Pfizer jab in UK.

Margaret Keenan was given the vaccine by May Parsons, a matron at University Hospital in Coventry A 90-year-old woman has become the first person to be given a Covid jab…

Mohamed Salah of Liverpool Test Positive of COVID-19

Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah has tested positive for the coronavirus on the eve of Egypt’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Togo, the Egyptian Football Association said Friday, November 13.…

How Schools are Operating During COVID-19

Schools are still struggling to operate with only candidate classes during this era of COVID-19 period and the most affected ones are private schools operating in rural areas. Some schools…

A Health Worker in Mukono Succumbs to COVID-19

A health worker in Mukono district has succumbed to COVID-19 which has left health workers at Mukono General Hospital in great shock. The deceased is identified as Mule William who…

Donald Trump tests positive for COVID-19

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he and his wife Melania had tested positive for COVID-19 and were in quarantine, after Hope Hicks, one of his closest advisers, tested…