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19:25
19:25

Pharmaceutical Society, Prof Ogwang Move to Regulate COVIDEX Prices

The move follows the increase in prices of the drug. Prior to yesterday's approval of the product by the National Drug Authority, the drug was being sold on the open market for an average of 10,000. Shillings. But this price went up fivefold, selling for as much as 50,000 Shillings as the demand went up across the country.
12:28
12:28

National Drug Authority Approves Use of COVIDEX 2 1

Dr David Nahamya, the Secretary NDA now says that the herbal drug is safe following an assessment of the drug and inspections of the production facilities.
17:57
17:57

Proposed Construction of Drainage Channel at Pece Stream Fails to Start wetlands 1 1

In 2017, a report by the Ministry of Water and Environment on disasters mapped Gulu City among the areas in Northern Uganda, which are potentially prone to floods. As a result, the former Gulu Municipal Council recommended the widening of the banks of Pece Stream and secured the funding from Fichtner, two years ago.
07:40
07:40

It is Hard to Predict Current Covid-19 Wave Peak-Dr. Wayengera 1

Uganda has registered 29,172 positive cases in the past month according to John Hopkins University coronavirus resource center which is 40% of Uganda’s total cases since start of the pandemic in March, 2020.
16:46
16:46

Will Uganda ever Vaccinate its Targeted 26,700,000 People? Ministry of Health 1 2 Top story

According to experts, poor funding and the placing of vaccine orders late has left Uganda in a fix where it might not be able to procure vaccines to vaccinate the critical number of citizens for the whole nation to be safe. They say at the moment Uganda can only vaccinate a few of it's people using donated vaccines rather than procured ones
12:57
12:57

Museveni Wants Uganda to be Self-Reliant in Pandemic Response 1 2

According to the President, it is important for Uganda not to depend on anyone during its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The country has two potential therapeutics and vaccine research taking place
13:36
13:36

Electric Vehicle Price Will Equal Petrol Car Cost Soon - Expert 4 1

Currently the Kiira EV electric-powered salon car produced by Kiira Motors is priced at about Ushs 130 million, which is about 35% higher than comparable petrol or diesel-powered cars.
11:45
11:45

Stone Quarry Burries Three Alive, Injures Two Others Critically 2

Denis Gong, an eyewitness and resident of Karuma Town Council, says that the youths have been breaking rocks in the stone quarry.
20:18
20:18

COVIDEX is Not Confirmed COVID-19 Treatment- Prof. Ogwang 1

According to a statement issued by Prof Patrick Engeu Ogwang, a lecturer at Mbarara University of Science and Technology and also the founder of the drug, no clinical studies have been carried out on the drug to determine its efficacy. As such it is not clear whether it can cure COVID-19
09:57
09:57

Three Buried Alive in Quarry mudslides 1

Joseph Oryem, the LCI Karuma Town Council says that the deceased was extracting construction aggregates for sale when the soil developed deep cracks forcing the rocks to roll down and buried them.
16:43
16:43

Oil and Gas: New Licensing Roadmap Set As Gov’t Woos Oil Investors TOTAL UGANDA 1 3 Top story

Director Petroleum Exploration Development and Production Department, Honey Malinga says the grant of exploration licenses is expected to take place at the end of this year.
12:42
12:42

Experts Push for Mini Power Grids Amidst Raising Skepticism About Solar Energy 4 2

With no clear standards for quality solar panels on the market, Brenda Akankunda, a researcher and Energy Economist at Makerere University Business School (MUBS), says the public is misled into buying solar products that don’t fit the hype attached to them.
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