• Government Double Standard In The fight Against Ebola.

    Government Double Standard In The fight Against Ebola.0

    The MTN Marathon was launched on the 20th October, 2022 under the theme, “Run for Babies”. The proceeds are to go toward the upgrading of the maternal newborn services in four selected health facilities in several parts of Uganda. Health facilities to benefit from the run include; Kaabong Health Center 111 in Karamoja, Kachumbala Health

  • Cases of Covid-19 Rise in Kisoro District Again.

    Cases of Covid-19 Rise in Kisoro District Again.0

    Kisoro District has been home for many Congolese refugees since the re-mergence of the war between the Congo government and the M23 rebels since March. Due to the increase in refugee population, without screening and observation of standard operating procedure at the boarder communities, there have been reported rising cases of Covid -19 in the

  • Panic As Donors Cut HIV/Aids Funding.

    Panic As Donors Cut HIV/Aids Funding.0

    It is reported that Uganda has about 54,000 people contracting HIV every year – majority of whom are adolescent girls, adolescent boys and young women , the adolescent girls being most affected. Dr. Mary Otieno, Chairperson of the Aids Development Partners’ Group Uganda while addressing participants at the national HIV/Aids symposium in Kampala reported to

  • Ebola Threatens Masaka City.

    Ebola Threatens Masaka City.0

    Masaka city has expressed a concern in regard to the Ebola task force as many health volunteers shun to attend to Ebola contacts. Dr. Ssenyondo reported that Masaka has only recorded three confirmed Ebola contacts. He however adds that the residents remain complacent to the warnings on vigilance to prevent the virus spread in the

  • Baby Beats Ebola In Mubende.

    Baby Beats Ebola In Mubende.0

    A 7 months old baby in Mubende was among those that were discharged by the minister of Health, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng on 27th October, this happens amidst the confirmed at least 30 fatalities since the Ebola outbreak in Uganda. Baby Mathias Mbabazi is reported to have recovered together with his parents; Aziz Zizinga(father) and

  • Ebola places Mubende and Kasanda under lockdown -Uganda.

    Ebola places Mubende and Kasanda under lockdown -Uganda.0

    Uganda declared an Ebola outbreak on the 20th September, 2022 after a 19 year old male died of the same. The lockdown scenario covers the country again as many fear it may go beyond the said districts.