25 October, 2021 | Hits:516
When coronavirus (COVID19) broke out in China in 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) communicated that old people were more vulnerable to succumb to the killer virus and indeed many died.
Extra efforts were put in place to protect the global senior citizens from the virus which at the time had no cure or vaccines. The best way to protect people was through isolation, social distancing, wearing of masks and washing hands (sanitizing).
These measures have over the two years proven...
19 October, 2021 | Hits:67
Stanbic Bank has signed a partnership with the Ministry of Health which will see the bank offer a range of low interest loans to government health workers across the country.
The loans range from personal unsecured salary loans to secured loans, mortgages, vehicle and asset financing loans (VAF), said Anne Juuko, Stanbic Bank Chief Executive at the launch of the partnership event held at the Ministry of Health Headquarters in Kampala on Oct.18.
Health workers (government) will be entitled to open an...
15 October, 2021 | Hits:125
Fresh Dairy, the leading dairy products producer in Uganda has this week revealed a refreshing new look for its Fresh Dairy Long life UHT milk (ESL: Extended Shelf Life). The upgraded Fresh Dairy Long life UHT milk (ESL) packaging is designed to heighten customer product experience in terms of better quality, ease of identification while ensuring that the constantly changing consumer trends, tastes and preferences are met, which will in turn drive further growth for the brand within the Ugandan...
20 September, 2021 | Hits:194
Uganda’s COVID-19 vaccine capacity has grown further after the country received 1,674,270 doses of Pfizer vaccine from the US Government.
The ministry of health said the donation from the US government in support of the ongoing COVID-19 vaccination exercise.
This, according to the ministry of health and National Medical Stores, is the largest consignment of COVID-19 vaccines received to-date.
The US government donated 647,080 Moderna COVID19 vaccine doses on Sept 6 which have since been distributed to district across the country.
The US ambassador...