The minister of ICT and National guidance Judith Nabakooba has called upon journalists to be vigilant media after some of them tested positive for COVID19.
She noted that they have so far got cases of media employees testing positive at Radio Pacis in Arua, New Vision, NTV and now NBS as well.
“Journalists are critical front line workers in this effort and I want to remind all media houses to ensure that they follow the guidelines that were issued by UCC at the start of the pandemic.” She said.
“We must however admit that some journalists have not been following the guidelines.” She added.
The country has since registered 2,263 confirmed cases and 20 deaths.