- May 30, 2021
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Ministry Of Health Shifts Vaccination Exercise From Its Headquarters To Kololo Independent Grounds As Covid-19 Cases Escalate
The Ministry of Health has announced changes in vaccination centers with effect from 31st May 2021, COVID-19 vaccination will not be held at the Ministry of Health headquarters but will instead be taking place at Kololo Independence Grounds from 9:00 am-5:00 pm daily.
The Ministry Noted that COVID-19 vaccination will take place at Kololo Independence Grounds effective Monday 31 May 2021 from 9:00am to 5:00pm daily adding that all those in the priority groups and those eligible for their second dose are advised to take note of the change.
As a result, therefore, the Ministry says that all eligible persons, i.e. health workers, security personnel, teachers, people aged above 50 years and those aged between 18-50yrs with co-morbidities should take note of the changes.
“All other vaccination centers will continue operating as usual. Protect Yourself. Get vaccinated,” the Ministry noted.
According to the ministry, the results of COVID-19 tests done on 28 May 2021 confirmed 690 new cases out of 5,166 samples tested. The cumulative confirmed cases are 46,623 and the total COVID-19 deaths now stand at 362 while 364 are active cases on admission at health facilities while cumulative recoveries stand at 43,401.