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Ugandan Health Minister Mourns Death Of First Doctor To Die of Ebola In Recent Outbreak

Woman MP for Lira city and Uganda's health minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero has announced about the death of the first doctor to die of ebola in the recent ebola outbreak in Uganda.

Through her twitter handle,the minister said that Uganda had lost it's first doctor known as Dr.Mohammed Ali,who originated from Tanzania and was 37 years of age on Saturday morning.She revealed that the doctor had tested positive of ebola on 26th September and died while receiving treatment at an isolation facility.

"I regret to announce that we have lost our first doctor, Dr Mohammed Ali, a Tanzanian National, 37yr old Male today at 3:15am. He tested positive of Ebola on Sept 26, 2022 and died while receiving treatment at Fort Portal RRH, Isolation facility ( JMedic)," she mourned.

Dr.Jane Aceng condoled with the family,medical fraternity,Kampala International University and the people of Tanzania for the loss.

"I condole with his family, medical fraternity, KIU university and the people of Tanzania.Dr. Ali is the first Doctor, and second health worker to have succumbed to Ebola. The first was a midwife from St Florence Clinic, a probable case, because she died before testing," she condoled.

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