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Govt Starts Installation Of Oxygen Plant At Mulago

18 June, 2021 | Hits:130

The ministry of health has revealed that they have started installing an oxygen plant at Mulago National Referral Hospital. Oxygen has become the most needed commodity in managing terminally ill COVID19 patients. “Installation of the new oxygen plant at @MulagoHospital has commenced. The plant is expected to produce 70,000 Ltrs of oxygen per minute in addition to the 2,083 Ltrs produced by the old oxygen plants,” the ministry announced on Twitter. The ministry recently announced that the country is running short of...

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Police Recovers Stolen Govt Drugs At Nansana Clinic

18 June, 2021 | Hits:121

Uganda Police has revealed that they recovered government drugs at a health facility in Nansana, a town in Wakiso district. They also arrested and detained a nurse at the clinic after a tip-off from members of the Nansana community. In a press statement issued on Friday, Asp Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy PRO Kampala Metro Police (KMP) said Police at Nansana Thursday carried out an operation at Brocch Medical services, a clinic in Gganda Wakiso district at around 5 pm. "This operation was...

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Masaka COVID19 Patients Return Into Community Without Treatment

18 June, 2021 | Hits:110

By Abbas Kabonge   Hordes of people diagnosed with Covid19 are getting back into the community without treatment because there is no space in health facilities in the district to admit them.   The president's representative in the district, Fred Bamwine reveals how sixty people out of one hundred who turn up daily for testing are being diagnosed with the fatal disease.   " Majority of the victims go back into the community because the health facilities here are filled up", Bamwine, who is also the...

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Covid19: Two Pregnant Women Die As Doctors Decline To Treat Them

17 June, 2021 | Hits:107

By Abbas Kabonge   The disturbing lack of protective clothing for health workers in Uganda has led to the death of two women in labor.   The two mothers had turned up at one of the rural government health facilities in Mubende for antenatal care when health workers reportedly declined to treat them.   The health workers suspected the women to be victims of COVID19 and so feared treating them in absence of protective clothing.   A number of eyewitnesses reported how the health workers in Mubende have...

Lifestyle

Health & Fitness: Staying Active Is Key To A Positive Mindset

10 January, 2021 | Hits:942

With the start of the New Year, many people have made resolutions to improve their health and fitness. While having spec...

Have A Taste Of Mongolia’s Healthy Foods At Kabira Country Club Every Friday

07 January, 2021 | Hits:897

Ugandans are people who love to adventure especially with things that bring excitement and satisfaction in their lives. ...

Why You Should Wed At Kabira Country Club This Festive Season

11 December, 2020 | Hits:681

A wedding is an important day for people walking down the lane of marriage therefore it should be handled in a manner th...

Speke Hotel Is Offering Free Venue For Corporate End Of Year Parties

11 December, 2020 | Hits:920

Corporate companies and organizations can now organize their end of year retreat parties at Speke Hotel located at Nile ...

Festive Season: Speke Resort Launches 12 Days Of Christmas Promo

11 December, 2020 | Hits:864

Speke Resort and Conference Centre has launched a festive season promotion dubbed '12 Days Of Christmas' that will see t...

12 Days Of Christmas: Speke Hotel To Reward Customers This Festive Season

09 December, 2020 | Hits:895

Christmas is coming early at Speke Hotel, the first and one of the oldest hotels in Uganda’s capital Kampala. The cozy h...

Research

Uganda Stands Chance To Benefit From UN Vote To Decriminalize Cannabis

04 December, 2020 | Hits:958

Mid-October this year, businessman Sudhir Ruparelia wrote a lengthy letter to President Yoweri Museveni making a case fo...

Health & Safety Oil & Gas Online Course Opens At Victoria University

13 November, 2020 | Hits:1013

The oil and gas industry has been taunted as the next big driver of the economy in Uganda, a country that boasts of 6.5b...

African Countries Engaging In Ground-Breaking Covid-19 Vaccine Initiative

09 September, 2020 | Hits:654

While the race to find safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines continues, African countries are signing up to a ground-brea...

Victoria University VC Explains Importance Of Internet Of Things In Today’s Healthcare Management

21 March, 2020 | Hits:1457

Internet is a big driver of our social lives and has fast moved on from just enabling humans to seamlessly communicate a...

How Autotransfusion Device Hemafuse Will Revolutionize Blood Access Across Africa

05 February, 2020 | Hits:971

Hemafuse, a surgical autotransfusion device, will revolutionize blood access across Africa. Hemafuse is designed to salv...

Uganda Embarks On Plan To Legalize Medical Cannabis Farming

12 December, 2019 | Hits:1427

Ugandans will soon start to legally farm medical marijuana on their farms, news reports quoting State Minister of Health...