Uganda’s Ministry of Health has confirmed two more Covid19 deaths, which brings the country’s tally to 15 so far.
The Ministry said in a statement that the 2 were both Ugandan males aged 63 and 33 years old.
“They were admitted at Rubaga Hospital with signs and symptoms consistent with COVID-19,” said Dr Henry Mwebesa the Ministry Director General Health Services.
Meanwhile a total of 60 new cases have been confirmed from samples tested yesterday.
Of the sixty (60) new cases, twenty-eight (28) are alerts, fourteen (14) are contacts to previously confirmed cases, fourteen (14) are returnees and four (4) are truck drivers,” Mwebesa said.
“Regarding the twenty-eight (28) alerts, fifteen (15) are from Kampala, five (5) from Namisindwa, two (2) from Luwero and six (6) from Moroto, Arua, Gulu, Pader, Katakwi and Kasese