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16:12
16:12

Ministry to Immunize More than 20 in Tororo Against Ebola ebola in uganda 2

Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the Senior Public Relations Officer Ministry of Health, says they are doing everything to ensure that whoever came into contact with the deceased is decontaminated.
20:45
20:45

Violence Complicates Ebola response In DRC ebola update Top story

In Uganda, surveillance continues along the borers with DRC. URN was at one of such points at Busunga Border where surveillance by Uganda Red Cross Society is located.
11:32
11:32

Two More Patients Succumb to Strange Illness in Masaka strange illnesses 1 3

Another set of three patients was also admitted with similar symptoms and is equally receiving specialized medication by a team of experts from the Ministry of Health, World Health Organization and Makerere University School of Public Health.
08:36
08:36

Luweero Ebola Survivor Seeks Answers Four Years after Outbreak ebola update 1 2 Top story

Zebiah Namusoke says that four years after the outbreak ministry of Health have failed to share the findings of the committee with her family and the community.
12:46
12:46

Ebola Suspect Isolated at Entebbe Airport ebola victims 1 Top story

Authorities say that although the woman, whose details remain private, has not been in directed contact with bodily fluids of any infected person, she was suspected after exhibiting some symptoms of Ebola.
07:22
07:22

Health Minister Rugunda Says Uganda is Safe From Ebola ebola update 3 2 Top story

The Minister of Health Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has allayed fears that a motor cycle rider was on Wednesday found infected with Ebola in Kitgum district. Minister Rugunda states that the National Task Force on epidemics and disease surveillance is on alert to watch out for any Ebola alerts throughout the country.
18:42
18:42

Ebola Kills 4th Victim As Luweero Muslims Bury Another Without Precaution ebola update

The number of people killed by the deadly Ebola Sudan virus has risen to four with the death of another patient this Sunday in Luweero district.
07:32
07:32

Survivor Shares Experience as Uganda is Declared Ebola-free ebola update 3

Midwife Gloria Tumwijuke, a health worker at St. Ambrose Health Center in Kagadi town council represented the survivors. With tears rolling down her cheeks, Tumwijuke narrated how she unknowingly contracted the disease from one Doreen Nantongo, a mother who had experienced an inevitable abortion at the health facility in July.
14:28
14:28

Ebola Outbreak Kills 9 in DRC ebola update

Nine people have died from an outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) has reported. This comes just weeks after the virulent disease was declared “under control” in Uganda, where it killed at least 17 people in Kibaale district in July.
10:52
10:52

Kisoro Patient Under Ebola Monitoring Tests Negative ebola update

Dr Micheal Baganizi, the Kisoro hospital medical superintendent, tells URN that while the tests for Ebola came back negative, the patient was discovered to be suffering from hepatitis.
16:30
16:30

2 Admitted in Rukungiri for Ebola Monitoring ebola update

Two male patients have been admitted, isolated, and are being screened for the Ebola virus at Kisiizi Hospital in Rukungiri district, south western Uganda. The first patient was admitted on Sunday, August 5 while the second patient was admitted yesterday.
17:32
17:32

Panic as Five Die in Ntungamo With Ebola Like Symptoms ebola in uganda

Mpinga Salongo, the brother to the late Geoffrey Kahigi says that before succumbing to death the victims presented with symptoms of high fever, running stomach and vomiting blood.
16:08
16:08

Ebola Death Toll Reaches 16 As Districts Form Taskforce Teams ebola update 1

The death toll as a result of Ebola outbreak in Kibaale district has clocked 16 people after two more people died on Monday.
15:58
15:58

34 People Being Monitored for Ebola Signs ebola outbreak

The disease which broke out in Nyamarunda sub county Kibaale district has so far killed 14 people and another 7 are still fighting for their lives at Kagadi Hospital in Kibaale district.
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