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18:40
18:40

UNRA to Buy Mobile Bridges for Emergency Situations by July '21 2 1

According to UNRA Six billion shillings has been set aside to purchase the four metallic portable bridges within the next nine months. They are metallic, 40-meter-long portable bridges that are adjustable and relocated to areas with emergencies.
13:49
13:49

Swedish Solar Water Boiler Becoming Popular in Uganda solar power 2 3

The ease of acquiring and using the affordable boiler is helping people to avoid catching a variety of diseases
15:38
15:38

Makerere University Develops New Solar Grid to Ease Power Outages solar energy 1 2

According to Dennis Rukundo, a solar PV Expert at the Makerere University Centre for Research and Energy Conservation (CREEC), the solar power grid tie system will solve the problem of darkness during outages.
09:39
09:39

UCU Extends Online Semester Registration 1 2

The Director in- charge of Admission and Students Records Christa Oluka says that the extension for registration is to ensure that students who had already prepared their credentials in time but failed to submit them online are not left out.
08:46
08:46

Museveni Flags Off Rwenkunye-Masindi Port, Apac-Lira, Pader Road Works 1 Top story

Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony held at Anai Primary School, Lira City East Division, president, Yoweri Museveni noted that the road project will increase connectivity in the region, facilitate trade and help exploit the agricultural opportunities in the area.
13:13
13:13

Referral Hospitals Enrolled on Centralized Patient Management System MINISTRY OF HEALTH 4 1

Caroline Kamasaka, a Digital Specialist in the Ministry of Health, says the system is going to integrate the work of all departments in Regional Referral Hospitals to show the progress on patients’ management from right from diagnosis, prescription of drugs, treatment and referrals onto the network that will be centrally monitored.
15:56
15:56

UTC Lira Gets UGX 20b for Skills Development Project 2 1

Moses Obong, the Deputy Principal UTC-Lira, says the funds will be used to construct two-storied classroom blocks, workshops, purchase heavy road equipment, a bus and pickup vehicles among others.
11:47
11:47

Uganda To Use Drug Dismissed by WHO as Useless Against Covid-19 WHO Remdesvir Study 1 2

However, according to results released from the WHO Solidarity Therapeutic trial, the drug had neither any effect in reducing hospital stay, nor the probability of someone being ventilated or preventing even death.
11:40
11:40

UCU to Elect Student Leaders by Real Scientific Voting Using Online Application DOSA 1 3

Byarugaba explains that apart from the system saving the university from spending money in printing ballots, it is more necessary during this pandemic period were distancing is required to avoid queues, monitoring counting of votes since it has been designed with a good back up for records and all results shall be directly displayed on screens on the voting day.
10:54
10:54

Remdesvir, Interferon Have No Effect on COVID-19 Treatment- WHO Study WHO Remdesvir Study

According to the study, Remdesvir which has been found to reduce the number of hospitals stays for patients does not have any effect on reducing deaths, chances of being ventilated or hospital stays
09:44
09:44

62 Students in Arua Receive Learning Tablets 2 4

During the handover of the learning tablets at Arua public primary school this week, Rachael Abia, the Regional Coordinator Brac-Master Foundation scholarship, said the intervention followed exorbitant charges levied by schools to teach learners during the lockdown.
17:14
17:14

Health Ministry Gets Greenlight for South-Korean COVID-19 Antigen Test COVID 19 1 1

The test is a rapid point-of-care swab test that directly detects the presence or absence of coronavirus antigen in the patient’s body, generating diagnosis results within less than 30 minutes. These tests are designed to detect a specific protein in the virus that elicits the body’s immune response.
15:34
15:34

Fish Farmers Decry High Price of Feeds cage fish farming 4

The price of fish feeds imported from Egypt, Israel and the Netherlands goes for 6,000, 7,000 and 8,000 per kilogram.
11:58
11:58

Akii-Bua Stadium Feasibility Study Begins Ahead of Construction 2 5 Top story

Obua says the consultants are expected to undertake the study in line with the Chinese grant for the construction of the stadium.
13:30
13:30

Dirty Water Killing Fingerlings in National Fish Hatchery fish production 3

The unclean water, according to Catherine Agoe, an Aquatic Animal Health Pathologist at the Aquatic Research and Development Centre, is drawn from underground, from where it comes with impurities that are not safe for fish eggs. The water lacks sufficient aeration which affects the newly hatched fish fingerlings.
12:23
12:23

Northern Region Football Association Seeks UGX 75M for Activities FUFA 3 1

The funds are meant for organizing women football tournaments, paying salaries for the regional staffs and office rent in all the districts in both Lango and Acholi sub-regions.
16:35
16:35

Vitafoam Mattress Store, Processing Plant Razed to Ashes njeru municipality 3 3

Although police and the factory management have not yet ascertained the cost of damages caused by the fire, a store with about 10, 000 pieces of mattresses, cushions, raw materials and equipment was razed to ash. The fire which started at around 9 a.m., lasted about four hours.
13:42
13:42

Uganda Starts Construction of Aquatic Laboratory in Wakiso 1

Dr John Walakira, a Senior Scientist at the National Agriculture Research Organization (NARO) says the aquatic health laboratory will ease the burden of testing for fish diseases and disease producing agents like bacteria, viruses and another small organism in Uganda.
11:53
11:53

NWSC to Secure Boats to Facilitate Movement to Kachung Water Plant 1 3

Dr. Engineer Silver Mugisha, the Executive Director NWSC visited the plant on Wednesday to assess the effects of the floods following a report filed by the area manager.
11:24
11:24

Kole NRM Chairperson Succumbs to Coronavirus Disease Health Ministry 3

His sister, Lilly Auma, says the deceased started complaining of cough and flu last week on Friday. She says that he was taken to Lira Medical center where his samples were drawn for Covid19 testing.
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