Uganda’s total COVID_19 confirmed cases now 116 with 28 active cases and no deaths
Uganda has confirmed 2 new COVID-19 cases confirmed from 1,913 samples of truck drivers on 2,565 total samples tested yesterday, bringing total confirmed cases to 116.
The new cases are: 40 year old Kenyan and 30 year old Uganda truck drivers who arrived via Malaba and Mirama Hills point of entry respectively and efforts to track them are underway.
All 652 community samples tested negative.
Among the 13 truck drivers confirmed for COVID-19 on 08 May 2020, 5 truck drivers were intercepted,evacuated and have been admitted at various hospitals in the country while 8 truck drivers self exited to their respective countries.
Total number of truck drivers who have returned to their respective countries are 31.