By DailyNewsUG Health Correspondent
(KAMPALA) The Ministry of Health on Monday reported 21 new confirmed cases, bringing the country’s national tally to 248.
The new cases were confirmed from 1,071 samples from various points of entry into the country.
Ministry officials say all cases are Ugandan nationals from Elegu, Mutukula and Malaba points.
According to Dr Henry Mwebesa, the director general of Health Services at the ministry, social media reports that 105 truck drives have tested positive for COVID-19, are false.
Dr Mwebesa said in the statement that all 253 community samples are negative for COVID-19.