C15 – Coronavirus Health Alert #10 and #11

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kampala (April 6, 2020)

Location:  Uganda

Event:  There are 52 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Uganda according to the Ministry of Health. 

Since the closure of Entebbe International Airport on March 23, the U.S. Embassy has worked with the Government of Uganda to allow for two special commercial flights through Qatar Airways to assist U.S. citizens wanting to depart Uganda.   

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy, Nairobi (April 5, 2020)

Location:  Kenya 

Event: As of April 6, 2020 there are 158 confirmed cases COVID-19 throughout Kenya.  Movement is restricted in and out of Nairobi Metropolitan Area starting 7pm tonight, April 6, for 21 days. Similar restrictions will apply to Kilifi, Kwale, and Mombasa counties beginning at 7 pm on Wednesday, April 8. Restrictions will be supervised by Kenyan police. Movement within these areas outside curfew hours is allowed if people follow directives to wear masks and practice social distance.