The Ministry of Health has today afternoon confirmed five new cases of COVID19 as confirmed by the Primary Health Care Minister, Joyce Moriku Kaducu.
“Dear Ugandans, this is a very critical moment for everyone as the number of positive cases keeps scaling up. Five more people have been confirmed positive, including 2 of the 6 chinese that were got in Zombo. They cannot be presented in court for fear of further spread.” Minister Joyce Moriku tweeted.
This comes shortly after the announcement of the 8 new cases some of which had mixed with the public as confirmed by the ministry. L
While addressing the press today, the Director Health Services today said that one of the victims had no travel history, but was conducting salt business along Uganda-South Sudan border.
Among the victims was an 8-months old baby whose parents took them to hospital and when the doctors realised the symptoms, they took samples and sent them for checkup.