Nigeria confirms third coronavirus case

Nigeria has confirmed a third case of coronavirus, a 30-year-old Nigerian woman who flew into the commercial city of Lagos from the UK on 13 March. Lagos State's Ministry of Health tweeted that she was in self-Isolation when she developed symptoms. She is receiving care at Mainland General Hospital. Nigeria reported sub-Saharan Africa's

Coronavirus: Trump Halts Travel From Europe To US

US President Donald Trump has announced sweeping new travel restrictions on Europe in a bid to combat the spread of the coronavirus. In a televised address on Wednesday, he said all travel from Europe would be suspended for the next 30 days. But he said the "strong but necessary" restrictions would not

Church will not tolerate homosexuality – Ugandan archbishop

The new Church of Uganda Archbishop Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu yesterday started his tenure in a colourful ceremony at Namirembe Cathedral in Kampala and made fresh vows never to accept gay marriages in the church. Archbishop Kaziimba said the church shall continue to emphasise heterosexual marriages as the lifelong, exclusive bond between

Uganda isolates four foreigners over coronavirus fears

Uganda has quarantined four foreign nationals at the Entebbe Hospital after presenting flu and cough symptoms, the Health ministry said on Monday. Without disclosing their nationalities, senior public relations officer at the ministry, Emmanuel Ainebyoona, said the foreigners were picked up from the Entebbe International Airport by the health surveillance teams. “Samples