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21:12
21:12

UPC's Dickson Opul Seeks Party Flag to Contest for Presidency 4 1

His manifesto will focus on the fight for a corruption-free Uganda, economic development based on equal distribution of resources and the detachment of state institutions from personalities. He says that he has discussed his candidature with both factions of UPC before he can pick nomination papers from the Electoral Commission.
16:57
16:57

Government Free Masks to Have Manufacturer Logos Ministry of Health

Health Minister Dr Jane Ruth Aceng said on Monday that the move is meant to enable the public to hold specific companies accountable for the poor products adding that some companies have already been contacted with proposals to have them replaced.
16:45
16:45

Uganda's Tea Exports Earnings Rebound 1 1

According to official government figures, tea sellers earned more money in April, May, and June 2020, an indicator that the sector has put the COVID-19 slump behind. This is even though in April and May 2020, Uganda was under total lockdown.
14:40
14:40

Saliva Effective as Nasal Swabs in COVID-19 Testing -Study 1 Top story

In positive patients, they found more copies of the virus in the saliva samples than they had established in the alternative nasopharyngeal deriving a 95 per cent confidence level in the test. When they subjected the patients on admission in hospital after five days on treatment, 81 per cent tested by saliva were positive whereas the nasal swabs were at 71 per cent.
13:19
13:19

500 Girls Defiled in Kampala During Lockdown 1 1

The records show that July had the highest number of defilement cases at 175, followed by June with 163 while May and April had 124 and 85 cases respectively.
05:02
05:02

Nutritionists Seek Guidelines on Diets to Beat COVID-19 Ministry of Health 2

Some of the foods recommended as important in the fight against COVID-19 according to nutritionists include vitamin c rich fruits like lemon, orange, onion, watermelon, yellow bananas, apples, leafy vegetables that include spinach, cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli.
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