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REMEMBERING COVID19 IN 2020: CORONAVIRUS WILL BE DEFEATED BY OUR BEHAVIORS- UGANDA’S PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI WARNS UGANDANS AGAINST CORONAVIRUS,ITS DISRUPTIVE AND INCONVENIENT. OUR PERSONAL BEHAVIOUR By Goodluck Musinguzi On 29th February 2020 Kigezi News Published this story as Covid19 Pandemic was starting to spread around the Globe President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has rallied Ugandans and all foreigners to be aware of the …

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HOW MUNI UNIVERSITY BEAT COVID 19 WITH BLENDED LEARNING

BY RICHARD DRASIMAKU ARUA. Wednesday, February 17, 2021: At the onset of its inception and intake of pioneer students in 2014, Muni University in Arua city incorporated into its operating philosophy a concept of blended learning which involved combining face-to-face classroom lectures with on-line teaching. As a result of that approach, …

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LATE HON FAITH ALUPO’S LAST HOURS AS SHE BATTLED CORONAVIRUS

By Goodluck Musinguzi Hon Faith Alupo a Member of Parliament representing Pallisa district in Uganda has died of coronavirus at Mulago hospital. Her condition worsened at 4am, the ICU team tried to save her life but in vain. Late Faith Alupo 36 years was initially admitted at Entebbe Regional Referral …

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LACK OF TESTING KITS CAUSED SUSPENSION OF TESTING STAFF FOR CORONAVIRUS AT MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

By Goodluck Musinguzi 67 Staff of Makerere University tested positive for coronavirus after four days of testing 464 members. After that testing was suspended without explanation. Kigezi News has come to learn that testing kits at Makerere University hospital laboratory were out of stock. Makerere University Vice Chancellor Barnabas Nawangwe …

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CORONAVIRUS FORCE MAKERERE UNIVERSITY TO CLOSE SENATE BUILDING

By Goodluck Musinguzi After 67 Members of Staff tested positive for coronavirus, Makerere University Management decided to temporarily close some buildings so that the virus does not spread wildly. Alfred Maskye Namoa tested positive for coronavirus causing closure of his work space The Academic Registrar Makerere University, Alfred Masikye Namoa …

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MAKERERE UNIVERSITY STEPS UP MEASURES AFTER ONE STAFF ANNOUNCED COVID-19 POSITIVE

Ms Amanda Ngabirano riding a bicycle to work in Kampala City By Goodluck Musinguzi Hundreds of people were inconvenienced at gates entering Makerere University today with temperature checks and stating reasons for entering their premises after the Vice Chancellor Barnabas Nawangwe announced sweeping guidelines last night. Ms Amanda Ngabirano, Chairperson …

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KENYA RECORDED FIRST 307 CASES IN JULY, THEY HAVE 32,000 POSITIVE CASES 542 DEATH IN TWO MONTHS, WHERE WILL UGANDA BE IN THE NEXT TWO MONTHS?

Unnamed Policeman seen on Jinja road appealing to road users to put on their masks. By Goodluck MusinguziUganda confirmed 318 COVID-19 positive cases in one day more than Kenya when it recorded 307 on 1st July 2020. Since then Kenya has moved to 32,000 positve cases and 542 death a …

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7 UGANDAN JOURNALISTS TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS, DOZENS DEAD AROUND THE WORLD

By Goodluck Musinguzi Rev Fr Charles Idraku, Director of Radio Pacis based in Arua District West Nile has announced that five of their staff members have tested positive for coronavirus pandemic. His announcement comes barely less than 24 hours when Newvision and NTV employees were announced to have tested positive. …

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500 POSITIVE COVID-19 COMMUNITY INFECTIONS REGISTERED IN UGANDA, HOW IS YOUR DISTRICT AFFECTED? REMEMBER TO PUT ON YOUR MASK ALWAYS

By Goodluck Musinguzi Ministry of Health has confirmed more cases of COVID-19 in communities in the last 5 months with 6 death recorded. Amuru and Kyotera districts continue to report the highest and most sustained transmission in comparison to other districts in Uganda. The two districts have more than 200 …

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MASKS FOR KAMPALA METROPOLITAN AREA ARRIVE AS UGANDA PROGRESS TO PHASE 3 OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

By Goodluck Musinguzi Dr Diana Atwine, Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary says distribution of masks is on going in Kampala City,Wakiso and Mukono districts. Leaders will start reaching out to people soon. “A total of 5,225,854 face masks have been delivered to Kampala Metropolitan Area,Wakiso and Mukono districts”,Diana Said The …

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