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Covid-19 Update 09-10-2020

7 new COVID-19 deaths registered; 3 from Kampala, 4 from: Mbarara, Jinja, Mbale and Masaka. Results of COVID-19 tests done on 09 October 2020 confirm 163 new cases. The cumulative confirmed cases are now 9,701.  Please see attached poster for details and more information.

Uganda records 5 new COVID-19 deaths.

Uganda records 5 new COVID-19 deaths.

Uganda has recorded Five (5) new COVID-19 deaths bringing the total COVID-19 deaths to 69.

The Ministry of Health confirms that the deaths are from the districts of Kapchorwa (2), Kampala (1), Mbale (1) and Gulu (1).

The Health Ministry has also confirmed 167 new COVID cases from samples tested on 22nd September 2020.