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UVRI Demands Funding for Research

16 Jul 2019 · Steven Balinandi, the Laboratory Scientist for UVRI says that the government only pays salaries of a handful of staff at the institute.

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UVRI Demands Funding for Research Laboratory 1 2

Steven Balinandi, the Laboratory Scientist for UVRI says that the government only pays salaries of a handful of staff at the institute.
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Patients Need National ID. Numbers to Access Services in New Mulago Hospital 1

David Nuwamanya, the hospital Principal Administrator said that the old paper records are currently being migrated and integrated into the new electronic system whereby one’s health information will be accessible online to the different medical departments once one’s unique number is punched in.
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New Weather Radar to Boost Thunderstorm Forecasting 3 1

The new RADAR uses transmitted radio signal aimed by an antenna in a particular direction and a receiver that detects the echoes off any objects in the path of the signal.
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Ebola Challenge Requires Big Scale-Up in Funding- UN Relief Chief health system 1 Top story

Despite the high toll, the ongoing risk to neighboring countries – not least Uganda, which has just overcome a recent case of DRC-originating Ebola infection – and reports that the disease has reached the large city of Goma for the first time via an infected pastor, Lowcock noted that “just a small fraction” of the USD 2 billion funds to tackle the 2014-16 West Africa Ebola outbreak has been made available to date.
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Uganda on High Alert as Ebola Spreads to Goma ebola in uganda 1 1

According to the DRC Health Ministry, the disease which started in Ituri and North Kivu provinces in August is increasingly spreading to other areas. Reports show that more transmissions have been recorded in Lubero, Komanda, Bunia and Ariwara health zones in recent weeks.
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Women Activists Ask Gov't To Stop Pastor Bujingo Uganda Police Force 1 Top story

The women activists convened at Bat Valley Primary School and led a procession to parliament but were intercepted by police. They were held at Kampala Central Police Station-CPS for two hours and released.
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Cooking Food in Polythene Bags Persists 1 5

Dr Nyinoburyo adds that when the food cooked in polythene bags is consumed, it can cause mutations in the body cells causing them to become cancerous and other diseases like digestive disorders, liver and kidney related diseases.