Ugandans wait with baited breaths as more 915 Covid-19 cases are confirmed ahead of Museveni’s address

President Museveni President Museveni addressing the nation on covid-19 pandemic
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KAMPALA – As Ugandans wait for their President, Yoweri Museveni to give them way forward on measures to reduce spread of coronavirus, the ministry of health has on Wednesday confirmed more 915 coronavirus cases.

This brings the cumulative confirmed cases to 48,676.

According to Ministry of health, 600 cases are from Kampala, 83 from Wakiso, 34 from Gulu, Luwero 24, Kasese 18, Kiryandongo 16, Masaka 17, Mbale 13,

Other districts include; Tororo 11, Mbarara 15, Mpigi 10, Lira 7, Arua 7, Kabarole 5, Zombo 5, Jinja 5, Hoima (4), Soroti 4, Bushenyi 4, Busia3, Moyo 4, Namisindwa 3, Serere 2, Katakwi 2, Kyotera 2, Mubende 2, Mukono 2, Adjumani 1, Koboko 1, Kikuube 1, Amuru 1, Masindi 1, and Amuru 3.

It should be recalled that the President said that he was going to meet with the Health experts and discuss the possible solutions that should be put in place so as to reduce the spread.

The President who was addressing the nation on Saturday, revealed that he will return to outline the new measures to contain the second COVID-19 wave.

“Today, I am here to alert you about the COVID-19 situation in the country. We are going to have a task force meeting on Wednesday to fully discuss how we can handle the situation,” he said, appealing to the population to stay safe.

Museveni also asked the citizens to avoid traveling to Kampala and Wakiso, where the virus is more concentrated.

“If you are out of Kampala and Wakiso, try to stay where you are. Avoid the capital.”

Last week, the country recorded 700 new infections.

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