Uganda Ministry of Health has confirmed a Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case in Uganda. The case, which was confirmed on the 21st March 2020, is the first one to be reported in the country since the beginning of the outbreak in China in December 2019.
The victim is a Ugandan man, who arrived from Dubai aboard Ethiopian Airlines. The victim had travelled to Dubai three days ago. Minister of Health confirmed this at a present conference tonight.
36 year old resides in Kibuli.
He is currently undergoing treatment
He is in isolation at Entebbe Grade B hospital.
He didn’t cross the airport or meet any of his family in Uganda.