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Government to Release shs220million to Cater for Ugandan Students in China

The Ugandan government has insisted it will not evacuate students who are stuck in Chinese city, Wuhan, which is the epicenter of the deadly coronavirus disease. On Wednesday MPs appealed for evacuation of Ugandans especially students in China Hon. Latif Sebaggala (Indep. Kawempe North) raised a matter of national importance during a

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Coronavirus: Ugandan Travellers Quarantined at Entebbe Airport

Health Minister Dr Ruth Aceng has announced that her ministry has quarantined 100 people who recently travelled from China to Uganda. The Minister was briefing the media at the Uganda Media Centre about the country's preparedness to combat coronavirus. The minister said out of the 100, 57 are Ugandans while 43

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Coronavirus: Kenya to Evacuate Students Trapped in China

Kenya will evacuate its students trapped in Wuhan, the Chinese epicentre of the coronavirus epidemic, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said. However, President Kenyatta said Nairobi was putting in place stringent measures to ensure the virus does not enter Kenya. QUARANTINED “We are also working; because we have got a good number of our

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Coronavirus: Death Toll Rises as Virus Spreads to Every Chinese Region

The death toll of the coronavirus has risen to 170 and with a confirmed case in Tibet, the virus has now spread to every region in mainland China. Chinese health authorities have said there were 7,711 confirmed cases in the country as of 29 January. Infections have also spread to at least

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