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19:07
19:07

Govt Approves UGX 25b for Coronavirus Preparedness Ministry of Health 3

Reports indicate that the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in mainland China has risen to 490 after more deaths were reported in Hubei province. There are now more than 24,600 cases in China alone, with a much smaller number of cases in about 25 other countries around the globe.
17:28
17:28

No Ugandan has Tested Positive for Coronavirus - Minister Aceng MINISTRY OF HEALTH

Minister Aceng said there are 71 Ugandan students quarantined at their residences in China and none of them has tested positive.
14:26
14:26

Lack of Cancer Control Plan Complicates Cancer Response cancer in uganda 2 1

The World Health Assembly passed a resolution in 2005 urging member states including Uganda to develop cancer control programmes and plans aimed at reducing cancer incidence and mortality and improving the quality of life of cancer patients and their families.
11:49
11:49

Mixed Reaction as Epidemiologists Arrive in Moyo to Document Yellow Fever Health Ministry 4

The team leader Dr Peter Muwereza says that the team will sensitise residents on the disease in addition to compiling an on-site report about the yellow fever threat in the district. He added that the Ministry is also mobilizing resources to carry out mass vaccination against yellow fever in the district.
11:39
11:39

Halted HIV Vaccine Trials Were Not A Waste of Time-UVRI

On Monday, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of the National Institutes of Health stopped the administration of vaccinations in a trial where they have been studying whether a vaccine code-named HVTN 702 or Uhambo could help prevent HIV infection.
11:32
11:32

Coronavirus: Museveni says Ugandans in China shouldn’t be Evacuated

Speaking at the State House Entebbe where he received a brief about the outbreak from Chinese ambassador to Uganda Zheng Zhu Qiang, Museveni said that the government of China has already put in place mechanisms to contain and prevent the transmission of the disease, hence Ugandans are safer there.
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