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11:26
11:26

Sarah Opendi: Health Ministry Staff to Record Statements Over Fire

Sarah Opendi, the State Minister for Health In charge of General Duties, says footage from the Closed Circuit Television-CCTV shows that some people were in the burnt premises by the time the fire started.
18:11
18:11

Health Ministry Needs UGX 200 Billion for Hepatitis B Mass Vaccination 4

William Nzoghu, the Busongora North MP, told the House that at least 30 people have died in Bugoye, Maliba and Kyebaruhira sub counties in Kasese district over the past one month due to Hepatitis B infection.
14:10
14:10

MOH Launches Campaign to Fight Teenage Pregnancies teenage pregnancy 2

Currently, 24 percent of maternal deaths in Uganda are a result of teenage pregnancies, which are a threat to national development.
17:15
17:15

Government Disburses UShs. 357 Million For Hepatitis E Fight In Napak karamoja sub region 1

She adds that if wisely used the funds will help in breaking the cycle of the ailment among the people.
08:05
08:05

MOH On The Spot Over Nodding Disease Money 3

Parliament was on Wednesday told that 400 million shillings meant for research was spent within five days, but not on the actual activities for which it was released.
08:04
08:04

Children Below One Year To Get Pneumonia Vaccine immunisation week 2

Children below the age of one year will from this week be able to get the Pneumonia vaccine. Sarah Opendi, the state minister for primary health care says that in order to mark the Vaccination week, the Pneumococcal Conjugate vaccine will be part of the nine diseases to be immunized against.
10:52
10:52

Ministry of Health Stays Takeover Of Entebbe Hospital 3

Providing a back ground to the hospital, Kawuma told Parliament that ever since the hospital was set up over 104 years ago, it has never been expanded nor had any renovations. This is despite the growing population in the municipality for the hospital which was set out to serve only 2000 people compared to the over 100,000 people now.
09:30
09:30

Uganda To Receive $6M To Boost Early Infant HIV Diagnostics

UNITAID, a global health initiative, launched the 95 million dollar program in seven countries of which Uganda will take six million dollars in new diagnostic equipment and reagents in Uganda.
14:43
14:43

Govt Urged to Fully Fund Paediatric HIV Treatment hiv/aids 3

HEPS Uganda, a coalition for health promotion, is calling on government to take full responsibility for HIV Paediatric treatment.
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