The Ministry of Health on Friday confirmed another death of one Covid-19 patient, bringing the number of people who have succumbed to the disease in Uganda to twelve.
“However, he passed on while on admission at China- Uganda Friendship Hospital Naguru Hospital. Results from the laboratory confirmed Covid-19,” the statement reads in part.
Meanwhile, of the 32 new confirmed cases, 17 are alerts out which 10 are from Kampala while the other seven are from the districts of Luweero, Mbale, Kagadi and Hoima.
Also among the new cases are 19 truck drivers while 6 are contacts to previously confirmed cases.
A statement by the ministry says that 32 new Covid-19 cases were confirmed from samples tested on Thursday, bringing the cumulative confirmed cases in Ugandans to 1,385
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