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15:36
15:36

MPs Want a Public Holiday for Vaccination COVID-19 1 2

Members of parliament on the forum of children’s affairs have urged the government to declare public holidays to scale up vaccination of teachers and students in order to achieve the vaccination target required to reopen schools.
11:51
11:51

COVID-19 Disrupting Routine Immunization in Children- WHO Vaccination 1

23 million children missed out on basic vaccines through routine immunization services in 2020 accounting for 3.7 million more than in 2019, according to data published Thursday by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF.
10:38
10:38

Home-Based Care Helped Fight Stigma-Director Moroto Hospital COVID-19 1 4 Top story

Dr. Ben Watmon, the Director Moroto Regional Referral Hospital, says there is a lot of stigma related to COVID-19 and lack of knowledge on the virus. He was addressing a team of Greater North COVID-19 Parliament Taskforce led by Koboko Municipality MP, Charles Ayume.
12:29
12:29

Hoima Residents Embrace COVID-19 Vaccination Health workers 4 1

According to Tumusiime, more than 3,500 people have taken the COVID-19 jab within the last week. He says that those vaccinated include teachers, Journalists, medical workers from various health facilities, the elderly and other front line workers.
21:08
21:08

Health Ministry Yet to Receive Funds for Vaccines Parliament 1 3

Although Parliament passed 18.3 billion shillings supplementary budget for the procurement of the AstraZeneca Vaccines from the Serum Institute of India last month, the Health Ministry says there has been a delay in availing the money by the Ministry of Finance.
07:25
07:25

Vaccine-Derived Polio Virus Remains an Emergency for Africa-WHO Vaccination 2 1

Dr Annet Kisakye, the Immunization Focal Person with the World Health Organisation (WHO) says that Vaccine derived Polio is a danger for a country like Uganda, because of cases that have been recorded in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Zambia and Ghana.
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