As Covid-19 continued to spread in Africa continent and the world at large, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has revealed that Ugandan scientists are working assiduously to develop Coronaviruc vaccine.
Museveni,while speaking in a television on Sunday, said the research work is going on at Uganda Virus Research Institute in Entebbe.
The President stated that they have sequenced and understood the strain of the coronavirus in Uganda, adding that other scientists are developing diagnostic materials.
He appreciated and thanked health workers for what he called a wonderful job in treating the 55 infected by COVID-19 in Uganda.
According to him, “We do not have a single death from coronavirus. All the 55 are alive and 28 of these have been cured and discharged”