But it is now expected that the new tool will enable schools to collect health-related data, detect cases, and report to relevant officials, according to Dr Shaban Mugerwa, a Principal Medical Officer at the Ministry of Health and a member of the COVID-19 Education Response Committee.
According to Nyanjura vendors in Nakasero still pay for electricity water, garbage collection and toilet fees even when in 2020, President Museveni directed KCCA to repossess all public markets and suspend market fees.
At the moment all passengers are subjected to a mandatory COVID-19 test and held in a waiting area at the airport for not less than two hours after their arrival while waiting for their results. Those who test negative are allowed to continue to their destinations, while those who test positive are sent to medical facilities.
Peninah Kabenge, Federation of Africa University Sports -FASU General Secretary says that the four universities have confirmed their participation in the games. Ndejje University is the defending champion in the last edition of the championship.
A statement issued today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation indicated that Mulongo, the Deputy Special Representative of the African Union has been declared persona non grata and ordered to leave Mogadishu within 7 days.
The directive followed a statement on the country’s COVID-19 response and vaccination process which was presented before Parliament by Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng. During the debate, Ntungamo Municipality MP Yona Musinguzi noted that a statement presented by the Minister mostly made reference to donated supplies and limited procurement by the country.
Uganda Railways Corporation-URC acquired four refurbished locomotives from Grindrod Rail-South Africa in August this year, as part of its efforts to revamp railway transport. The locomotives bought at 48 billion Shillings have a haulage capacity of between 750 to 1,500 tons and have an axle load of 18 tons.
Ssegirinya is currently admitted at Mulago National Referral Hospital where he was taken after his health condition deteriorated. He had been detained at Kigo Prison and later transferred to the Murchison Bay Hospital, in Luzira; the national referral hospital for prisoners.
Ismail Kaawo, the Acting Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson says that they received information that the party members were holding an illegal meeting in one of the houses in Kilembe Quarters, Kasese Municipality.
Luwero Hospital was recently upgraded from a Health Center IV as one of the measures to improve health service delivery. As such, the government also increased Primary Health Care and Development Fund allocations to the facility.