Clause 41 (1) of the Bill states that a person who willfully and intentionally transmits HIV to another person commits an offence and on conviction shall be liable to 4.8 million shillings or to imprisonment for a term not more than ten years or both.
Rose Namayanja, the Information and National Guidance Minister notes that oil exploration activities in Hoima, Bullisa and Nwoya district have triggered a surge in population, urbanization and increased pressure on infrastructure and social services.
On Tuesday, Boda boda motorists at Kasiiso stage in Luweero town council blocked Nalwangaâ€™s agents from pinning up her posters at their stage saying they are supporters of Nabukenya. The motorists threatened to beat up the agents drawing the attention of Ronald
Corporal Christopher Gomba and Corporal Mukholi Magombe were picked up on Thursday morning in an operation led by Jacob Opolot, the Elgon Regional Police Commander in connection to the destruction of the railway line in Pallisa district.
Kilembe Mines Hospital has been closed today after River Nyamwamba once again burst its banks threatening a repeat of the floods that ravaged the area on May 1, 2013. The medical superintendent Dr. Edward Wafula says that there were 195 patients admitted in the hospital before the floods occurred at about 9am today.
Arab Contractors SC has confirmed participation in the fourth coming inaugural Cecafa Nile Basin Cup Winners Cup. The Egyptian top League side will be the only guest side that will join other clubs in the Council for East and Central African Football Associations (Cecafa) region for the event that runs from May 20th to June 5th in Khartoum and Port Sudan.
Female teachers in Hoima are undergoing training in making re-usable sanitary pads. The teachers are making pads from 100 percent cotton clothes. The initiative is being promoted by Right to Play, a child rights non-governmental organization.
Jack Wamai Wamanga, the Mbale Municipality MP said that whenever he sees the alarming figures of the number of Ugandans living with HIV he recalls how the Health Ministry misappropriated the Global Fund.