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dfcu Bank Temporarily Closes Lugogo Branch After 5 Staff Test Positive For COVID-19

dfcu Bank has confirmed that  five (5)  of its staff at Lugogo Branch have tested positive for COVID –19.

“The affected staff have been accorded the requisite medical and psychosocial support. All  exposed  colleagues  in  the  branch  are  undergoing  tests  and will  be  required  to self-isolate for a period of 14 days,” the bank said in a statement.

It added that tracking  of  all  possible  contacts  is also underway and  that they  are  working  with  the  Ministry  of Health to facilitate the process of having the requisite tests carried out.

“As a precautionary measure, the Branch has been temporarily closed to mitigate the risk of further infection  to other staff,  customers  and  the public,  and  will  reopen  after  undergoing thorough   decontamination   and   cleaning in   line   with   the   Ministry   of   Health   Standard Operating Procedures,” the statement reads.

It adds: “For this period, customers are encouraged to utilise our digital channels (Quick Banking, dfcu Agents, ATMs) for their routine banking activities.…We also appeal to all our customers and the public to adhere to the SOPs by the Ministry of Health to curb the spread of the pandemic and protect our families.”

Uganda has 2,524 confirmed COVI-19 Cases (Only Ugandans) while Active Cases stand at 726. Cumulative Ugandan Recoveries are at 1,268.

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