Experts warn without careful planning, this population structure might drive Uganda, one of the countries with the highest growth rate considering that the global average is 1.2% into high levels of poverty and conflict.
The report establishes that three out of ten Ugandans have experienced an accident or injury in the past six months, either personally (about 4 percent) or through a friend (about 12 percent) or a household member which stands around 16 percent.
Dr. Placid Mihayo the Assistant Commissioner Sexual Reproductive Health at the Ministry of Health confirmed a stock out and said a consignment is expected to arrive soon. But, according to other sources the earliest the stocks can arrive is August.
Ssegawa noted with concern that a big number of pupils in Masaka region are not immunized yet the immunization Act bars schools from enrolling them. The mass immunization campaign that is bankrolled by the World Health Organization at the tune of Shillings 44 billion targets children between nine months and 15 years of age.