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Teenage Pregnancies now Uganda's Biggest Worry -Twaweza twaweza uganda 1 3 Top story

The findings of the survey released by the Twaweza in the presence of the Health Ministry officials indicate that eight out of ten citizens (79 per cent) say teen pregnancy has become a bigger problem during the Coronavirus pandemic and half say physical (51 per cent), emotional (51 per cent) and sexual (46 per cent) violence has got worse.
17:42
17:42

Uganda Middle Class, Urban Dwellers Prefer Private Hospitals -Study Twaweza East Africa 2

According to the study, private health facilities are favoured by the rich or those living in urban areas compared to the poor or those living in ritual parts of the country
17:45
17:45

Mental Health: The Untold Effect of COVID-19 on Uganda's Population Twaweza East Africa 4 1 Top story

More people are likely to emerge from the current lock down with psychiatric disorders like anxiety, depression or insomnia, stigma and Post traumatic disorder.
18:53
18:53

Health Ministry Urges Against Herbal Concoctions in Covid-19 Treatment twaweza uganda 1 Top story

The surge in the COVID-19 cases and deaths in the country has forced some affected persons to turn to all sorts of concoctions for treatment instead of getting to hospitals for management.
19:07
19:07

Gov't Fails to Hit Access to Water Target Twaweza East Africa 3

Alfred Okot Okidi, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Water and Environment says the plan targeted 79% clean water access from boreholes in rural areas, but only 68.7 % was attained in the last five years.
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15:21

Local Governments Directed to Repair All Non Functional Boreholes people 1 1

According to the circular dated March 31, the Water Ministry’s Permanent Secretary Alfred Okot Okidi advised all Chief Administrative Officers, to let all planned activities within the water department and focus on ensuring that the population in their respective areas access clean water.
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