PBS NewsHour Report | How Uganda’s history of epidemics has prepared it for COVID-19

Posted April 24, 2020 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in Covid-19 Pandemic ~ 1,840 views


Poor health care infrastructure in some African countries is making them particularly susceptible to the novel coronavirus. But the nation of Uganda has only 58 confirmed cases so far, and experts say its experience with previous viral outbreaks, such as Ebola, meant it was already prepared for this pandemic. Special correspondent Michael Baleke reports from the capital city of Kampala.

Source – PBS Newshour

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