CORONAVIRUS UPDATES

66items Unlike before where hanging out with friends at a favourite hotel, merry making at the beach or even visiting the salon for a haircut was part of our normal routines, the situation is now different

5  hours ago

How the lockdown has affected people’s salon routines

12  hours ago

Chinese firm sued over 'fake' N95 masks

12  hours ago

Masaka hospital given tents to accommodate surging Covid-19 cases

1 day ago

COVID-19: Panic as four KCCA staff are evacuated

1 day ago

Cranes striker Joel Madondo stuck in Morocco, feeds on chapatti

1 day ago

Rugunda in isolation as Uganda reports 35 new Covid-19 cases

3 days ago

Journalists to be tested for coronavirus

3 days ago

Why we don’t have government masks

3 days ago

Covid testing machine at Malaba lying idle

3 days ago

Uganda’s Covid-19 cases rise to 507

3 days ago

Mixed fortunes for traders in lockdown

3 days ago

1,081 more US coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

3 days ago

Virus lockdown rules 'invalid', says South African court

4 days ago

Covid-19 cases overwhelm Masaka hospital

4 days ago

Over 137,000 television sets needed for distance learning - Museveni

6 days ago

Covid -19 patient forced out of Kayunga classroom ceiling

6 days ago

Lira medical worker infected with Covid-19

6 days ago

Uganda, Kenya scramble to resolve Malaba border crisis

6 days ago

Uganda's cases soar to 413 as 84 test positive for Covid-19

Sat May 30 14:17:05 EAT 2020

MP arrested for defying Museveni directives on Covid-19

Sat May 30 12:31:41 EAT 2020

COVID-19: Six companies authorised to make facemasks

Sat May 30 14:41:31 EAT 2020

Kasensero landing site quarantined after 7 residents test positive for Covid-19

Sat May 30 08:31:57 EAT 2020

Uganda's virus cases rise to 329

Fri May 29 09:18:50 EAT 2020

Virus lockdown: What next for campusers?

Fri May 29 00:38:10 EAT 2020

Uganda records 36 new Covid-19 cases

Thu May 28 16:20:09 EAT 2020

Covid-19: WHO questions Uganda on case deductions

Thu May 28 14:51:34 EAT 2020

Scientists researching type of coronavirus in Uganda

Thu May 28 07:28:59 EAT 2020

Uganda registers 28 new cases of COVID-19

Wed May 27 03:39:44 EAT 2020

WHO suspends Covid-19 drug trials

Tue May 26 21:57:04 EAT 2020

Tanzania summons US official over coronavirus warning

Tue May 26 21:50:34 EAT 2020

Ugandan teachers stuck in China cry for help

Sun May 24 15:05:35 EAT 2020

Wuhan lab had three live bat coronaviruses

Sun May 24 07:49:12 EAT 2020

38 foreign truckers blocked as Uganda’s virus cases rise to 198

Sun May 24 08:33:52 EAT 2020

Five MV Kalangala crew members quarantined upon arrival from Tanzania

Sat May 23 11:00:10 EAT 2020

I was dismissed after telling Nytil boss to wear facemask-guard

Sat May 23 06:49:07 EAT 2020

Africa coronavirus cases top 100,000

Sat May 23 07:34:48 EAT 2020

Virus-hit Hertz declares bankruptcy in US and Canada

Sat May 23 00:33:09 EAT 2020

Uganda registers 15 new virus cases

Fri May 22 22:58:48 EAT 2020

Kante stays away from Chelsea training over virus fears

Fri May 22 17:03:25 EAT 2020

Oxford expands virus vaccine trial to older adults and children

Fri May 22 18:01:38 EAT 2020

Indian community leaders in Uganda asked to follow COVID-19 regulations

Fri May 22 14:34:01 EAT 2020

Health ministry gets Shs390m supplies to fight COVID-19

Fri May 22 14:34:00 EAT 2020

Schools resort to Zoom classes as online teaching takes shape

Fri May 22 13:00:00 EAT 2020

No budget for free government masks

Fri May 22 11:19:46 EAT 2020

COVID-19 frontline workers at Jinja Hospital strike

Fri May 22 09:00:46 EAT 2020

Magufuli to reopen universities as Tanzania's virus silence persists

Fri May 22 08:25:28 EAT 2020

Uganda registers 15 new COVID-19 cases

Fri May 22 09:19:39 EAT 2020

Madagascar's 'green gold' against COVID-19 seeks nod beyond Africa

Fri May 22 09:03:31 EAT 2020

UPDF soldiers shoot four people dead in Nwoya

Tue May 19 20:39:34 EAT 2020

Private cars will be allowed on May 26, says Museveni

Tue May 19 17:05:20 EAT 2020

Companies fear protracted slump, says World Economic Forum

Mon May 18 15:00:00 EAT 2020

Truck drivers: Haunted essential workers

Mon May 18 14:29:03 EAT 2020

Museveni postpones Covid-19 address as cases rise to 248

Tue May 19 07:37:14 EAT 2020

COVID-19 cases in Uganda jump to 260

Tue May 19 07:54:01 EAT 2020

Bill Gates, bogeyman of virus conspiracy theorists

Tue May 19 12:15:25 EAT 2020

Masaka, Arua hospitals discharge 5 covid-19 patients

Tue May 19 12:42:48 EAT 2020

Traders count losses over closure of two markets

Tue May 19 15:29:31 EAT 2020

Over 300 police officers released from Covid-19 quarantine

Tue May 19 14:34:57 EAT 2020

Ntungamo leaders seek Shs150 million to rehabilitate roads

Tue May 19 19:46:39 EAT 2020

Covid-19: Makindye division volunteers receive bicycles, smart phones

Mon May 18 12:00:00 EAT 2020

'I was positive for Covid-19 while nine months pregnant'

Mon May 18 07:31:34 EAT 2020

Regional countries under lockdown will buy food from us, says Magufuli

Mon May 18 07:57:57 EAT 2020

Tanzanian prayers quelled the coronavirus- Magufuli

Mon May 18 10:02:07 EAT 2020

Stella Nyanzi, Bajjo arrested

Sun May 17 15:20:26 EAT 2020

How uproar over return of Kavuya’s family bailed out stranded citizens

Sun May 17 13:16:29 EAT 2020

All truck drivers in Uganda to be tested for COVID-19

Sun May 17 12:28:17 EAT 2020

Truckers at Mirama hills border post ‘overwhelm’ authorities