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15:10
15:10

Ministry of Health to Add Yellow Fever Vaccine On Immunization Schedule WHO Uganda 2 1

Uganda currently has 13 immunisable diseases. The introduction of the yellow fever vaccine will bring the number to 14. Last year, Rubella was introduced. The vaccine is being introduced following a Yellow fever outbreak that has so far claimed three lives
12:09
12:09

Yellow Fever Outbreak Declared in Uganda WHO Uganda 2 1

Four cases have so far been reported in the two districts. Two of the cases are believed to be South Sudan nationals while the other two are Ugandan farmers. Three of them have already succumbed to the disease, according to the Ministry of Health.
07:37
07:37

Measles Killed 140,000 in 2018-WHO WHO Uganda 1

According to data from WHO UNICEF, the vaccine preventable deaths has claimed the lives of more in some countries like DRC compared to diseases like Ebola Viral Disease
11:06
11:06

Health Ministry Stops Surveillance of all Ebola Contacts ebola in uganda

The ministry's announcement comes after the elapse of 21 days of surveilling all contacts in their homes. The contacts are believed to have come into contact with the three confirmed Ebola cases or people who got into contact with them.
13:04
13:04

Ebola; Uganda Intensfies Screening at Entry Points Ebola in DRC 3 2

Simon Abacha, the head of the WHO Ebola Monitoring Team at Entebbe International Airport says that they are increasing surveillance by making sure that the isolation room is ready for use when it is needed. “Currently we have a small isolation facility where all persons suspected to have the disease can be taken and kept as we wait for medical officers to come and take them to the designated unit.”
16:00
16:00

Ebola Patient Repatriated to DRC ebola in uganda 1

The patient is a three year old child who is a brother to the five year old boy who succumbed to Ebola on Wednesday.
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