In an effort to decongests the call centre phone lines, the government of Uganda has partnered with a local ICT Company and launched a new USSD Helpline. The Covid-19 USSD Helpline is up and running and was created with support from NITA.
The Covid-19 USSD Helpline can be accessed by any phone, anytime and by anyone free of charge being it on MTN, Africell, UTL or Airtel Uganda.
You can accessed it by dialing *260# and the following can be to;
- Request for Covid-19 test.
- Report Covid-19 case.
- Access lists of Covid-19 testing and sample collection centres.
- Receive Covid-19 district personnel info.
- Get RDC contact.
- Get SMS Alerts.
Let’s join hand and fight Coronavirus together.
Stay Home, Stay Safe #StaySafeUg