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10:41
10:41

Karamoja Struggling to Achieve 2030 Aids Target unaids uganda 1 2

Findings from health experts in the region indicate that only 160,019 people aged 15 years and above out of the targeted 556,092 people have been tested for HIV across the region.
06:57
06:57

Communal Sleeping Aiding HIV Spread in Karamoja- Elders hiv prevalence 1 3

Lodia says some of the men could be engaged to a particular girl but end up sleeping with other girls after finding them in the same room at night. He says at least three girls in his village have reportedly contracted HIV from one person who took advantage of their communal sleeping.
15:50
15:50

Uganda Registers Decline in Safe Male Circumcision hiv 2 1

Dr. Joshua Musinguzi, the head of the AIDS Control Programme, Ministry of Health, says Uganda has a long way to go as far as male circumcision as a preventive measure against HIV is concerned because currently less than 80 percent of men are circumcised.
15:49
15:49

New UNAIDS Country Director Wants Parliament to Accelerate Aids Trust Fund hiv/aids trust fund 2

Judith Alyek, the Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on HIV/Aids and Kole Woman MP, noted that Uganda still faces a high HIV burden that needs attention.
17:11
17:11

Declining Funding Imperils HIV Prevention Research unaids 1

The report shows that in 2016, 75 percent of the overall funding totaling to US881 million out of US1.17 billion came from the US public sector- an increase of five percent from 2015. The US continued to be the major funder of HIV prevention research.
06:54
06:54

Health Ministry: Issuance Of Fake HIV Results On Rise hiv/aids 3 1 Top story

Dr. Allan Muruta, the Assistant Commissioner National Disease Control in the Health Ministry, says the issuance of fake HIV results seems to be increasing.
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