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May 2018 11 results
20:34
20:34

DRC Ebola Outbreak Has Potential to Expand- WHO 1

Dr Peter Salama, the WHO Deputy Director-General, who heads emergency preparedness and response, said that there were several reasons why the current outbreak, has yet to be contained. The deadly virus has claimed 27 lives since it was declared on 8 May.
20:12
20:12

HIV/AIDS Still Costing Billions in Lost Earnings – ILO 1

Although the lost earnings have declined substantially from almost USD 17 billion 63 trillion Shillings in 2005, they are still projected to amount to USD 7.2 billion 26 trillion Shillings in 2020.
18:11
18:11

Mukono Residents Petition Gov't Over Nuclear Waste Plant district leaders 3 1

On Thursday morning more than 200 residents marched to the office of the Mukono Resident District Commissioner, Nasser Munulo and handed over the petition. In the petition, the residents demanded the relocation of the facility
17:43
17:43

NDA Cautions Health Workers Against Use of Gentamycin 1

The authority made the warning following reports that the drug was causing severe side cases in some of its users
15:51
15:51

NDA to Crack Down on Hawkers, Advertisers of Herbal Medicine 1 3

Dona Kusemererwa, the Executive Director NDA, says that they are cracking down on herbal medicine dealers due to the many false claims that are associated with the use or sale of herbal medicine.
15:08
15:08

Kaabong District Chair Seeks Support to Tame Tsetse Flies kenya 1 1

The district has been infested by Tsetse flies, the vectors that cause Nagana disease in livestock, the main stay of the Dodoth people of Napak, a part of the Karimojong stock. Tsetse flies also cause sleeping sickness in humans.
14:52
14:52

Poor Garbage Disposal Irks Fort Portal Vendors 3 1

The vendors say that despite paying daily and monthly charges, authorities have still failed to collect garbage on time and properly.
13:03
13:03

Nambaziira's Husband Dismisses IHK Audit Findings blood transfusion 4 1 Top story

According to Ssemujju, he called IHK to send an ambulance to transfer Nambaziira from the Clinic but he was told to bring her.
10:29
10:29

Four Held for Operating Illegal Drug Shops kisoro 1 1

The trio was picked up in operation involving police and Allied Health Professionals Council-AHPC in Kisoro Municipality, Bunagana and Kyanika town councils on Wednesday. The operation was aimed at cracking down on unlicensed clinics and drug shops.
08:00
08:00

JOC, Health Ministry Keen on DRC Pilgrims department 2 1 Top story

Dr. John Baptist Wanianye, the Commissioner Emergencies Medical Services, says there are chances that individuals infected with Ebola in its first stages could cross into the country as pilgrims, which calls for close monitoring.
06:53
06:53

Anger as Sewage Flows into Kiruruma River sewerage 1 4

Kenneth Mwesigye, a Boda boda rider at Katuna stage in Kabale Central division, says the broken sewer line discharges waste, which finds itself in peoples residencies and businesses
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