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Fear Among Medics as Mukono Lab Technician Dies of Covid19

Medical workers at Mukono General Hospital are in panic following the loss of their colleague to COVID-19. William Mule, who has been the coordinator of laboratory technicians in Mukono district, breathed his last on Wednesday morning while being transferred from Kiruddu hospital to Mulago National Referral Hospital for further management. His death

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Schools Given Five Weeks to Register Candidates

Schools have five weeks to register candidates for their final examinations, according to Uganda National Examination Board-UNEB. The UNEB Spokesperson, Janipher Kalule, says the schools have five weeks from the resumption of candidate classes on October 15th, 2020 to register the candidates to enable the exams body to organize. She says that

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23 Arrested At Entebbe Over Forged COVID-19 Test Certificates

Aviation Police officers have today arrested 23 travelers who turned up at Entebbe International Airport with forged PCR COVID-19 test certificates. The suspects include 13 men and 10 women who have been detained at Aviation Police station at Entebbe International Airport. Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan spokesperson says the suspects will be

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A Covid Death is More Than Just a Statistic; In Ivan’s Case, a Business and Many Livelihoods are at Stake

By Paul Ampurire As the battle against Covid rages on in Uganda, it’s fair to say we are in the phase I will call ‘Complacency’. It’s been seven months of raising awareness on what Covid is, how it spreads, signs and symptoms, and prevention. And we’ve done well on the front

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211 Cars, 311 Motorcycles Impounded in Monday Night Police Operations

By: URN The joint security operations on Monday night impounded 331 motorcycles plus 211 cars and bigger vehicles for flouting the curfew. Although the curfew takes effect at 2100 hours(9pm) hours, police allowed another one hour before apprehending those still on the road at 2200 hours (10pm). Superintendent of Police Patrick Onyango

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CONFIRMED: Nexus Bar Owner Ivan Kakooza Died of Covid19

Medical doctors at Mulago Hospital have Friday confirmed that Nexus Bar and Lounge proprietor Ivan Kakooza succumbed to Covid19. Kakooza breathed his last on Thursday night having been admitted at Mulago Hospital for a fortnight. According to the medical personnel whose names remain anonymous, the deceased had shown signs of improvement after

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