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20:38
20:38

Kyambogo Management Asks Gov’t to Reopen Namboole for COVID-19 Positive Students 3 1

According to the Vice Chancellor, Kyambogo has already registered 50 Covid-19 positive cases of students and eight positive cases of staff and fortunately, no one has died .
18:46
18:46

More Education Institutions Close After Registering COVID-19 Cases 1 1

Amid a new COVID-19 wave in Uganda, several institutions of learning are being forced to temporarily suspend physical teaching and learning activities after students and staff tested positive for the virus.
17:05
17:05

Kinyara Health Center III Reopened Health workers 1

The health facility that is located within Kinyara Sugar Works Company Limited premises and serves the company workers and the neighboring communities was closed on Thursday last week.
14:50
14:50

Experts Push for Generic COVID-19 Vaccines 1

More than 1.87 billion doses of vaccines have been supplied globally, but there are just ten countries that have been able to vaccinate 40 percent of their population. These include the USA, Seychelles, the United Arab Emirates with 70 percent of their populations vaccinated.
14:41
14:41

Rapid Population Growth Worries Pallisa Officials 4 1

Dr. Mulekwa explains that the uptake of family planning remains low with the use of contraceptives standing at 31%.
14:35
14:35

Gov't Lacks Funds to Implement Tobacco Act Tobacco Control Act

According to officials, initially, 1.8 billion Shillings was budgeted to fully implement the law countrywide. However, more than five years since the law was passed, little has been done to reduce the use of tobacco use in the country. Due to the lack of funds, the health ministry has not been able to enforce the law. In addition to this, they cannot hire the necessary staff to help with making regulations to guide the implementation of the law
08:40
08:40

Nabilatuk Locks Out Teachers Without COVID-19 Certificates covid-19 vaccine 2 2 Top story

According to the district COVID-19, only teachers with COVID-19 vaccination certificates will be allowed to teach.
08:20
08:20

Government Installs First CT Machine in Northern Uganda 2 7

Dr. Thomas Malinga, the Oyam District Health Officer, said being the only referral hospital in the district, the installation of the CT scan will boost service delivery as well as improve their performance as a district.
07:04
07:04

Irate Youth Destroy Cars, Houses After Police Disrupts Night Party Uganda Government 1 3 Top story

Hundreds of revellers were reportedly partying at a thanksgiving party organized for Retired Col. Fearless Obwoya Oyat, the new Pader LC V Chairperson when police stormed and dispersed them for violating the nighttime curfew and restrictions on social gatherings as part of the COVID-19 control measures.
May 2021 9 results