COVID-19 Update

Museveni to address the nation tomorrow on COVID-19 situation

President Museveni addressing the country on enforcing Covid-19 Measures recently (File / Photo)

President Yoweri Tibuhaburwa Museveni will tomorrow Saturday, May 29, address the nation about the second wave of the deadly Covid-19 pandemic.

According to Presidential Press Secretary, Lindah Nabusayi, the address will take place at state house Nakasero at 8:00 PM broadcast live on all TV and Radio stations.

Amog others, the President is expected to announce new measures that will address the Covid-19 crisis in the country as the second wave of Covid-19 rages on in the country.

Currently there are 168,509,636 confirmed cases of COVID-19 world-wide, with a recorded figure of 3,505,534 deaths, as per the World Health Organisation (WHO).

WHO confirms that as of 26 May 2021, a total of 1,545,967,545 vaccine doses have been administered.

In Uganda there are 45,231 confirmed cases including 359 deaths. Today alone, Uganda reported 637 new cases.

Yesterday the Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Health Dr. Diana Atwine said they were considering announcing a new lockdown to curb the spiking cases of the Covid-19 second wave.

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