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18:01
18:01

Ndorwa East Residents Protest Diversion of Funds 7 1

The Ndorwa County East Member of Parliament, Wilfred Niwagaba says that the decision of to two ministries contravenes the local government act, the public finance management act and the approbation act. Niwagaba suspects that this problem could be happening in many districts.
17:35
17:35

Health Ministry Rules Out Ebola Outbreak in Kikuube Uganda 1

Dr. Nicholas Kwikiriza, the Acting Kikuube District Health Officer, says the samples taken from the deceased have tested negative for Ebola and other hemorrhagic fevers.
16:39
16:39

Women Can Enroll on New ARV Combination Drug- MOH Ministry of Health 3

Uganda started enrolling people on HIV drug TLD in July last year but had excluded pregnant and women of child bearing potential on safety grounds but with the World Health Organization releasing new evidence supporting its use by all on Monday, Uganda is now moving to adjust the national ART guidelines.
16:32
16:32

Cochlear Implants Saving Children from Permanent Deafness 2 4

Mohammed El Disouky from Africa Development and Regional Manager Medical Electronics (MED-EL) says cochlear implants are recommended for children between two and three years since they have not yet developed speech.
16:22
16:22

No Ebola outside DR Congo - WHO ebola in uganda 1

According to 51st situational report on the Ebola outbreak in DRC, there are no Ebola cases outside DRC despite an increase in the number of people infected with the disease
16:08
16:08

Majanji Sub-County Hit by Water Scarcity Environmen 4

Ninah Nafula, another resident, says even the functional boreholes have salty water, which makes it unfit for drinking and domestic use.
15:13
15:13

Minister Aceng asks President Museveni to Intervene in Lubowa Hospital Saga FINASI ROKO 3 1

Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Diana Atwine told the committee of National Economy that she is being threatened by Finasi for delaying to approve the new Chinese company.
14:48
14:48

World Bank Mobilising USD 300 Million for DRC Ebola Response Ebola in DRC 1

he Bank in a statement said the funding in form of grants and credits will be financed through International Development Association’s crisis response window.
14:38
14:38

Kasese Ebola Suspect Tests Negative bwera hospital

But Dr Yusuf Baseke the Kasese district health officer told URN on Thursday that blood samples sent to the Uganda Viral Research Institute have tested negative to Ebola. Baseke applauded the people for being vigilant and appealed to them to remain cautious and report to health authorities any suspected case so as to manage the monstrous disease.
14:37
14:37

Half of Ugandans Suffer from Allergy-Study Ministry of Health 4

Dr. Bruce Kirenga, an allergy expert and head the Lung institute, told URN that 3416 people were surveyed at household level to determine the prevalence of allergic asthma and other allergies and that respondents were followed for 12 months.
10:42
10:42

Regional Pediatric Surgery Hospital Nears Completion Jane Ruth Aceng 3 1

According to the architectural plan, the center will have three operating theatres, 6 bed pediatric Intensive care units, a 16 bed high dependency unit, a 50 bed ward, an out patients department, a laboratory and a blood blank, a diagnostic imaging department which includes an x ray, Ultra sound and a CT scan, Physiotherapy department, a pharmacy, ancillary services and guest house.
Jul 2019 11 results