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07:35
07:35

Uganda Raises Ebola Preparedness As DRC Goes to Polls hoima 1 1

Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, the Health Minister, says they are not leaving anything to chance because the first responsibility of her ministry to protect Ugandans.
10:30
10:30

640 Health Workers Vaccinated Against Ebola kasese

According to Ministry of Health records, 107 people were vaccinated in Ntoroko district and 524 in Kasese district as of November 17, 2018. Next week the vaccination exercise will start in Bundibugyo district. A total of 3,000 health workers will be vaccinated in the country.
14:35
14:35

Ministry Of Health: We are Prepared In Case Of Ebola Virus kasese

The Health Ministry has said they are on the highest alert ever of Ebola Virus Disease EVD as the outbreak enters the fourth month and case numbers surpass 300 in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC.
16:07
16:07

40 Health Facilities to Receive Emergency Ebola Vaccines kasese 3 1 Top story

The vaccine rVSV-ZEBOV is the first highly effective Ebola vaccine since the first outbreak of the disease more than 40 years ago. Created by the Public Health Agency of Canada in 2003, the vaccine was shown to be 100 percent effective in monkeys. But it sat on a shelf for decades because of a lack of pharmaceutical company interest until it was licensed to Merck.
10:24
10:24

Ebola Vaccination to Start Next Week kasese 2

Studies carried out by the Public Health Agency of Canada in 2016 found that the Ebola Zaire vaccine is 95-100 percent effective against the Ebola virus.
12:50
12:50

3000 Health Workers to Benefit from Ebola Vaccination kasese 1

The health workers will be vaccinated using the Ebola Zaire vaccine. The vaccine is expected to arrive in the country today afternoon however vaccination will only start once the use of the vaccine has been approved by the Institutional Review Board-IRB.
19:09
19:09

Ebola Case Reported Near Lake Albert uganda 2 1 Top story

Today, Ituri province Vice Governor Keta Upar said in a statement that the latest Ebola case had been reported in Tchomia on the shores of Lake Albert, making it the closest the disease has come to Uganda.
12:37
12:37

UGX 3 trillion Needed for Ebola Prevention district 1 Top story

According to the Health Ministry, the funds will be used to implement a number of preventive methods including the procurement of permanent walk through scanners, surveillance in high risk districts, case management control, facilitate health workers in the high risk districts and vaccination if needed.
15:33
15:33

Museveni Fulfills Cash Pledge to Victims of Gaagaa Bus Accident gobierno 1

The president, through his State House Comptroller Lucy Nakyobe, visited the injured, six in Mulago Hospital, and seven in Nsambya Hospital, to deliver the cash.
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