Press Releases

Thursday, March 26, 2020
PRESS RELEASE 26th March 2020 MEASURES TO COMBAT THE SPREAD OF COVID19 & PRICE HIKES IN KAMPALA CITY His Excellence President Yoweri Museveni on 25th March 2020 issued fresh Directives in the Country’s determined efforts to fight the...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
It is now Public Knowledge that the global pandemic of Corona Virus/Covid-19 is already in Uganda, with nine cases so far registered. In an effort to stem further spread of the virus which causes COVID-19; Government has instituted...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Its has come to the attention of the Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) that there is false information circulating on social media indicating that the Board will not conduct the 2020 final examinations. We wish to assure the nation...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Kampala-26 March 2020 – The ministry of Health would like to inform all media houses that following the COVID-19 outbreak in Uganda, all media briefings will be held at the National Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) Studios in Kampala. Media...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Kampala -26 March 2020 – Our attention has been drawn to the COVID-19 misinformation making rounds on social media. The ministry of health would like to clarify as follows; None of the COVID-19 confirmed cases has died as alleged in...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Kampala - 25th March 2020, the Ministry of health has received several concerns from the general public about the challenges with our call center. Following the declaration of the COVID-19 outbreak in Uganda, Our toll free lines have been...
Monday, March 23, 2020
Update on the COVID-19 Outbreak in Uganda The ministry of Health would like to inform the public that there are eight new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Uganda. All the eight cases are Ugandan Nationals who travelled back from Dubai, UAE...
Saturday, March 21, 2020
Kampala, 21 March 2020:– The Ministry of Health would like to inform the general public that Uganda has confirmed her 1st case of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). The confirmed case is a 36 year old Ugandan male who arrived from Dubai...