🇺🇬🙆🏽♂️A group of suspected armed Karimojong cattle rustlers have killed a medical officer attached to Moroto regional referral hospital.
Dr Benson Otim was killed on Friday May 8, at around 3pm in an ambush reportedly mounted by the Karimojong cattle rustlers.
🇺🇬😨 3 soldiers arrested for aiding escape of Covid-19 suspected cases:
Police in Namisindwa District have arrested three Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) soldiers over allegations of aiding the escape of Covid-19 suspected cases quarantined at Magale Secondary School in Magale Sub-county.
🇺🇬🙇🏽♀️ 3 people have been found alive, 2 bodies recovered as a search continues after a building under construction collapsed in Kiwempe Zone, Kansanga in Kampala.
🇺🇬 Lt. Gen Henry Tumukunde has been granted non cash bail of sh50m. He has also been ordered to deposit his passport in court.
🇺🇬🙆🏽♂️ Plans to renovate the old taxi park by KCCA are in high gear. The police have been deployed at the site after getting information that there is a group of drivers and conductors who had allegedly threatened to resist the project.
🇺🇬🧏🏼 Members of Parliament from Kampala have warned Kampala Capital City Authority against their plot of evicting boda boda cyclists and taxi drivers from the city at a time when people are stressed about the impact of COVID19 in the country.
🌍🦠 COVID 19 Updates:
Globally, more than four million cases of the coronavirus have now been confirmed, and 1.4 million people have recovered, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. More than 282,500 people have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus.
🌍🦠🤔 Men’s blood has higher levels of a key enzyme used by the new coronavirus to infect cells than women’s, the results of a big European study showed – a finding which may help explain why men are more vulnerable to infection with COVID-19.
🌍 UK extends virus lockdown until at least June 1:
Britain’s coronavirus lockdown will stay in place until at least June 1, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday.
🌍 Tanzania relaxes restrictions on international flights:
Tanzanian government has relaxed some restrictions on international flights to allow some categories of flight movements amid growing demand for the service, authorities say.
🌍France could reverse the relaxation of its nationwide lockdown if there is a resurgence of the coronavirus outbreak, Health Minister Olivier Veran warned.
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Date of update 11/05/2020
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