A second member of the Ugandan Olympic delegation, an athlete this time, tested positive for the coronavirus in Japan, said an official from the team's host city, Izumisano.
The first member of the delegation tested positive after the arrival of the Ugandan Olympic delegation in Japan on Saturday, according to local media. The Asahi Shimbun newspaper reported that the first person was a coach. The eight-member Ugandan mission had been quarantined by July 3.
All members of the Ugandan team had taken both doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine and tested negative 72 hours before leaving for Japan, according to Japanese media reports.