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11:28
11:28

MPs Divided Over Decision to Convene National Prayer Breakfast at State House MInistry of Health 4 1

Michael Timuzigu, the Kajara County Member of Parliament noted that the aim of the Prayer Breakfast is to bond people with divergent cultural, religious, and political affiliations both within and outside of government, hence Kololo Independence ceremonial ground is ideal and convenient for all but not State House.
14:07
14:07

MOH Blames Failure to Hit Covid-19 Vaccination Targets on Complacency MInistry of Health 1 3

The Ministry had set out to have vaccinated all the targeted 22million people by end of March, but Kyabayinze says they are still struggling to have half of those fully vaccinated and therefore they cannot start enforcing punitive vaccination mandates.
17:47
17:47

Uganda Registering Cases of Extra Drug-Resistant TB-Experts MInistry of Health 2

Dr. John Paul Otuba, a TB specialist working in Mulago's TB Treatment unit, says the main cause of XDR TB is manmade. He says many patients with Multiple Drug Resistant TB (MDR TB) and XDR fail to adhere to the treatment.
17:11
17:11

Health Ministry Launches New 12 billion Disease Surveillance System MInistry of Health 2

The system will be able deployed in all parts of the country and will be able to detect future epidemics in the country. As part of the new system, health workers and members of the community will be able to report suspicious diseases early which will then be monitored by epidemiologist at the command center in Kampala
15:02
15:02

Why Uganda Voted Against Removing Cannabis From Dangerous Drugs List MInistry of Health 2

Lukwata tells URN that 25 countries voted a NO and she did on behalf of Uganda. Other countries that voted NO include China, Egypt, Nigeria, Pakistan and Russia whereas the United States and European nations voted YES.
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