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Feb 2021 10 results
23:19
23:19

Development Partners Call For Equal Access to Covid-19 Vaccine Ministry of Health 1 3

Development partners have called for equity in the distribution of COVID-19 vaccine saying underdeveloped countries should not be made to wait longer for the vaccines.
17:55
17:55

Budaka District to Roll Out Indoor Residual Spraying

The one month exercise which will begin on March 1 and end on April 1 will target more than 62,000 households across the entire district which comprises 20 sub-counties.
17:48
17:48

Seven Inmates at Busesa Prison Test Positive for Covid-19 community 2

The Bugweri district Covid19 taskforce chairperson, Richard Gulume said that the victims have been taken to Kirinya prisons covid-19 treatment facility for further management.
16:21
16:21

Hundreds In Malaba, Mutukula Still Doubt Presence of COVID-19 in Uganda-New Study Makerere University 1 5

Dr. Rebecca Nuwematsiko, a researcher based at Makerere University School of Public Health who participated in the study told journalists that they found that people aged 50 and above took the prevention measures more seriously compared to their younger counterparts.
15:16
15:16

Theater Assistant in Agago District Held over Theft of Drugs, Medical Supplies 1

Opio was arrested on Tuesday in Kalongo Town Council after being found in possession of surgical hand gloves, 20 ml iodine, surgical scissors, syringes, and a hospital bed among others at his home.
12:44
12:44

Bishop School Parents Protest New Fees Structure, Study Program 2 1 Top story

John Mary Ssenkubuge, a parent with two senior five students says his restaurant and bar business collapsed during the lockdown resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, he says it is difficult for him to get money in the shortest time possible to pay for his children.
10:35
10:35

VHTs in Bududa Demand Allowances for Mosquito Net Distribution Exercise 3

David Mawanga the parish coordinator of VHTs in Buraba Parish says that out of the 28 VHTs in his parish only 4 received the allowance.
07:59
07:59

Medical Camp Attracts 48 Cleft lip and Cleft Palate Patients 1 5

The four-day medical camp is being supported by Help of Smile Train Ambassadors Uganda led by Dr. Sr. Justice Najjuka from Little Sisters of Nkokonjeru and the Kabaka of Buganda, Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II. Dr. Nicholas Mugagga, the in Charge of St. Joseph’s Hospital Wakiso, says all the services offered at the annual medical camp are entirely free.
07:43
07:43

FMD Outbreak: 50,000 Cows, 15,000 Goats Vaccinated In Lyantonde 4 1 Top story

Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantonde District Veterinary Officer-DVO, says that they have vaccinated animals on several farms in Kanshagama, which was the most affected. The FMD resurgence found the vaccination campaign ongoing prompting the veterinary officers to expedite the exercise.
07:33
07:33

Caretakers of Sicklers Decry High Price of Hydroxyurea 2

A capsule of hydroxyurea in Gulu costs between Shillings 1,000-2000 for the 250mg, while the 500mg can go as much as Shillings 3,000. A patient is supposed to take a tablet each day, alongside other prophylaxes such as folic acid and penicillin.
Feb 2021 10 results