Category Archives: Health

Defiant! Two Madagascar Member of Parliament Die With Coronavirus

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Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina on Sunday said two lawmakers — one member of the senate and one deputy — had died after becoming infected with coronavirus.

Eleven other deputies and 14 senators had also tested positive for the virus, Rajoelina said.

The Indian Ocean island on July 5 placed its capital Antananarivo under a fresh lockdown following a new surge in infections, two months after the restrictions were eased.

Senegalese MP Yeya Diallo recovers from Covid-19, insists she will continue helping the needy

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Senegalese law maker Yeya Diallo recovers from Covid-19, insists she will continue helping the needy. Whisper Eye Reports

Senegalese legislator and President of Women Socialist Movement honYeya Diallo has fully recovered from COVID-19 pandemic.

Ms Yeya tested positive of COVID-19, on the 23rd day of June, 2020, and consequently informed the entire nation.

NRM youthful leader Eng Sewaava Mukasa asks Minister Acheng to resign

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NRM youthful leader Eng Sewaava asks Minister Acheng to resign. Whisper Eye Reports

National Resistance Movement (NRM) youth leader Eng Sewava Joseph Mukasa has asked Health Minister Dr Jane Ruth Aceng to resign immediately over holding a political rally during Covid-19 lock down without following the preventive measures.

On Saturday Minister Dr Aceng appeared in the public in Lira town, without a mask, and not having social distancing an act that has been criticised national wide.

Covid-19 security carries out spot checks on Entebbe Airport and other areas on its men welfare

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Covid-19 security carries out spot checks on Entebbe Airport . Whsiper Eye Updates

The Uganda COVID-19 Inter-Agency Security Joint Task Force(IAJTF) led by Maj Gen Leopold Eric Kyanda has carried out spot checks at Entebbe International Airport, Kitoro Market and two quarantine centers to evaluate the effectiveness and welfare of the security teams deployed.

The deployments are meant to receive and isolate Ugandan returnees from different countries following a decision by the government to allow them travel home.

Lord Mayor aspirant Jose Chameleon asks president Museveni to ease lockdown on Arcade businesses

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Lord Mayor aspirant Jose Chameleon asks president Museveni to ease lockdown on Arcade businesses. Whisper Eye Reports

Afro beat Music Champion of East and Central Africa Mr Mayanja Joseph popularly known by his stage name Dr Jose Chameleon has requested president Museveni to open businesses amidst Covid-19 pandemic.

Dr Jose Chameleon argues that the world is moving on at a high speed and Uganda is locked which is a blockage to development.

18 gov’t officials defy covid-19 preventive measures found drinking & smoking in a bar! arrested

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18 government officials defy covid-19 measures found drinking , smoking in a bar ! arrested. Whisper Eye Reports

Police has arrested 18 people including government civil servants in Bundibugyo district for defying presidential order, found in a bar enjoying their evening.

Covid-19: cases hit 10 million world wide

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A timeline of the pandemic’s spread around the world as global COVID-19 infections hit the 10 million mark.

Ten million people have now been infected by COVID-19 worldwide to date, according to data compiled by the Johns Hopkins University.

While five million people have recovered, the highly contagious disease has also claimed the lives of almost half a million people.

Reopen churches immediately and we praise our Lord, Dr Abed Bwanika asks Museveni

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Reopen churches immediately and we praise our Lord, Dr Abed Bwanika asks Museveni. Whisper Eye Reports

Former presidential candidate Dr Abed Bwanika also a senior Pastor at Christian Witness Church (CWC) Ntinda, Kampala has asked president Museveni to reopen churches, mosques and all places of worship amidst Covid-19 pandemic.

Dr Abed Bwanika argues that churches can provide necessary Covid-19 preventive measures like regularly washing of hands, using sanitizers, waring face masks among others.

Uganda’s Covid-19 is political, Mp Zaake says

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Uganda’s Covid-19 is political, Mp Zaake says. Whisper Eye Reports.

Mityana Municipality MP Zaake Francis Butebi speaks out on the deadly Covid-19 pandemic criticising Uganda government for politicising the disease.

The legislator congratulated all Ugandans on being compliant with the World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines in regard to prevention of contracting Covid-19 Pandemic;

Washing hands regularly with soap or using sanitizers, Wearing masks while in public places.

EU commits UGX 8.3 Bn to Uganda’s COVID-19 response

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The European Union (EU) delegation in Uganda has announced a grant of 8.35 billion Shillings (Euros 2 million) towards the country’s COVID-19 pandemic response.

Ambassador Attilio Pacifici, the Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Uganda made the revelation to Uganda Radio Network-URN on the sidelines of the Human Rights Defenders Award event held at the residence of the Swedish Ambassador to Uganda, Per Lindgärde on Thursday.