Breaking

Archive

Oct 2021 9 results
22:17
22:17

Budaka Registers High Malaria Cases Despite Indoor Residual Spraying 3 1

Dr. Erisa Mulwani, the Budaka District Health Officer says that Kadeluna, Liama and Mugiti sub-counties have the highest cases of malaria with a positivity rate of 80%.
21:29
21:29

Uganda Receives Over Ten Million Doses of Polio Vaccines 2 2

Dr. Yonas Tegegn Woldemariam, the WHO Representative in Uganda is convinced that Uganda will meet the target of ten million children within three days based on its past polio vaccination record. Tegegn however hopes that the exercise will not disrupt or be disrupted by the ongoing Covid-19 mass vaccination campaign.
19:22
19:22

Uganda Receives More 700,000 Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccines 3 1

The Chinese ambassador to Uganda, Zhang Lizhong handed the second batch of the Chinese vaccines to the National Medical Stores-NMS in Entebbe municipality on Tuesday. He said the donation brings to 1million, the number of Sinovac vaccines donated to Uganda.
17:13
17:13

Kamwenge Accident Claims Two, 3 Critically Injured 2

A salon operator and one of the occupants, whose identities have not yet been established, have died on the spot
15:17
15:17

Doctors Can Determine Patients Who Will Get Severe Forms of COVID-19 3 1 Top story

Dr Hakim Sendagire, a microbiologist based at the Makerere University College of Health Sciences told URN in an interview on Tuesday morning that they have studied five laboratory tests that can be used to determine the chances of one developing critical illness and when it is right to introduce certain treatments since some COVID positives may not require any form of medicines.
13:41
13:41

Bunyangabu District Leaders Want Covid-19 Vaccination Extended to Public Places 3 1

The leaders argue that many people including those who are supposed to receive their second first jab have shunned the exercise.
12:10
12:10

Stock Out of Essential Drugs Frustrates Health Care Delivery in Gulu disease burden 2 1

Daudi Okeny, a resident of the neighbouring Paicho Sub-County, said that he sought treatment for his child at Cwero Health Centre III after Paicho Health Centre III reported a stockout of drugs but he was equally disappointed that there were no malaria drugs.
11:47
11:47

Attiak Sub County Bans Cattle Movement over Suspected Outbreak of FMD 3 1

Samuel Akera, the Attiak Sub County Chairperson says that the veterinary department has also been tasked to document the health status of all animals in grazing kraals within the area.
11:43
11:43

Contractor Given One Week to Hand Over Entebbe Isolation Centre 5 2

Eng. George Otim, the Commissioner in charge of Health Infrastructure says that Although the overall progress of the World Bank-funded project now stands at 99 per cent, the contractor has to fix some mechanical works within the medical building and block C that houses the mortuary, pathologist's office, janitor's office and the laundry.
Oct 2021 9 results