COVID19

VUI – 202012/01: New Strain Of Coronavirus Reported In UK, Spreading Faster Than Normal COVID-19.

A new strain of the coronavirus is spreading rapidly in the United Kingdom (UK) and has forced several countries to suspend flights to Britain. Scientists are studying the mutation pattern of the virus to know the new variant better. Here is what we know so far about the new fast-spreading variant: Britian’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, while announcing a strict …

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Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda in Thursday’s afternoon plenary session.

Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda says the first COVID-19 vaccines are expected to arrive into the country in March 2021. The premier revealed that 9 million doses have been ordered and vulnerable groups will be first to be vaccinated when the vaccine rollout gets underway. Rugunda made the revelation today during the plenary sitting. He was responding to a question raised …

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Entertainment Centers & Concerts Not Open – Ministry Of Health!

The Uganda Ministry Of Health has today afternoon come out to state that the concerts and music/entertainment shows have not been allowed to run yet. In a tweet on the Ministry’s official account, they say that it was only cinema halls that were allowed to operate emphasizing that entertainment centers or concerts have not been opened. The Ministry of Health …

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Soroti Private School Owners Oppose Re-opening

Private schools owners in Soroti city have opposed the re-opening of school. Through their association, Soroti city Privates Schools Association oppose the re-opening of schools for candidate classes citing ill preparedness by schools and parents. While addressing the nation yesterday President Museveni okayed the opening of the schools for students in candidate classes and finalists in university and tertiary institutions …

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Presidential Hopeful, Rwomushana Charged For Abusing Curfew. Granted Bail.

The former head of Political Intelligence Desk at Internal Security Organization (ISO), Charles Rwomushana, has been granted bail. Rwomushana, who declared his intention to contest for the presidency in the 2021 elections was arrested on Tuesday after he was found driving at Kamwokya during curfew time. Rwomushana was returning NBS TV where he had been hosted on a talk show. …

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