5 truck drivers test COVID-19 positive in Uganda, cases rise to 121


Updates from Ministry of Health Uganda show that 5 more truck drivers have tested positive for corona virus today Sunday May 10th,2020.

According to the Ministry, the 5new COVID-19 cases are; 2 Ugandan and 3 Kenyan truck drivers who arrived via Elegu and Malaba Points of Entry.

“Today, 5 new COVID-19 cases confirmed from 1,498 samples of truck drivers. This brings the total number of COVID-19 cases to 121 in Uganda.” MoH report.

The Ministerial statement stated that a total of 341 Community samples tested negative during  assessment surveys.

A total number 1,839 tested today.

Currently, Uganda has 55 recovered cases and no registered death cases.


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