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16:33
16:33

Non-Scientists Asked to Prepare Abstracts Ahead of Aids Conference in Uganda Uganda Cares 4 1

Earlier this month, as the 2019 conference edition closed in Kigali Rwanda, Uganda was announced next host of the continental meeting after we beat Kenya, Nigeria, Tunisia and Zambia to win the bid to host the up to 10,000 delegates that are a mix of academics, scientists, diplomats, political leaders and civil society activists.
13:18
13:18

People Still Ignorant About HIV- Rtd. Maj. Ruranga 3

Rtd. Maj. Rubaramira Ruranga who has been living with the virus for over 30 years and is a board member at Uganda AIDS Commission told journalists at a press conference this morning that the negativity with which MC KATs revelations came with shows that people are largely still ignorant about HIV after three decades of creating awareness about the disease.
15:17
15:17

Stunted HIV Prevalence Rate Worries Health Experts Ministry of Health 3 1

According to experts, Uganda seems to be stuck at a HIV prevalence rate of 6.2 percent that has remained stagnant for the past four years.
17:12
17:12

Girls Not Demanding for Post Exposure Prophylaxis-UAC 3

Dr. Daniel Byamukama who heads the HIV Prevention division at the Commission says their recent data shows that 45% of girls have been sexually assaulted by the time they make 18 years and that some of these end up getting infected.
07:41
07:41

Kigezi Clergy, HIV Activists Disagree on Promoting Condom Use 10 1 Top story

Job Namanya, a lecturer at Bishop Barham University College in Kabale district, says promotion of condom use should be considered as a major way of controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS because the other methods have failed to yield results.nt of God in the bible Exodus 20:14 which states that "Thou shalt not commit adultery".
16:29
16:29

Number of People Testing for HIV Drops-Aids Commission Ministry of Health 1 3 Top story

Records from UAC show that 10.7 million people tested in the 2016/2017 financial year, 8.8 million in the 2017/2018 financial year and 7.2 million in the 2018/2019 financial year.
10:42
10:42

Uganda Aids Commission Rallies Religious Leaders in HIV Fight 4 1

Uganda Aids Commission South Western Regional Coordinator Michael Matsiko says they are seeking to tap into the influence that religious leaders wield, to amplify HIV responses in communities.
17:55
17:55

Implementation of Aids Trust Fund to Start Next Finanicial Year 2 1

URA is supposed to collect a tax of 2 percent off beverages like soda, water and beer. The money taxed will be deposited on an account which will finance the country’s fight against HIV.
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