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Uganda Has Received 1.6m Doses Of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

20 September, 2021 | Hits:86

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...

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Victoria University Permitted Bu NCHE To Conduct Online Exams

15 September, 2021 | Hits:749

The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has granted permission to Victoria University to continue implementing the Emergency Open Distance and e-Learning system and to also conduct online examinations. "I am pleased to inform you that after due consideration, the National Council for Higher Education has granted you permission to continue implementing the Emergency Open Distance and e-Learning system and to also conduct online examinations for only programmes accredited by the National Council for Higher Education for twelve (12) months," Rev...

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Rotary, Stanbic Bank In Every Mother Counts Maternal Health Initiative Campaign

14 September, 2021 | Hits:61

Stanbic Bank Uganda’s Maternal Health Campaign dubbed “Every Mother Counts” has received a big boost from Rotary International, Serve to Change Lives and other partners through a new programme. The multi-partner Maternal, and Child Health (MCH) programme is dubbed “saving mothers and children together” comes to reinforce the attainment of global maternal and child health goal at local levels. It will focus on five main areas including, empowering adolescent girls and young women, supporting antenatal care, delivering and postnatal care, enhancing capacity...

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Bitature To Solve Mulago Problems ‘Using A Business Solutions Approach’

04 September, 2021 | Hits:99

Businessman Patrick Bitature, the founder, chairman & CEO at Simba Group East Africa, has been appointed a board member of Mulago National Referral Hospital. In his acceptance message, Bitature said he will be drawing upon ‘my business experience to find solutions that will make Mulago a better national referral hospital. “The last few years have reminded us just how important the health sector is but it has also shown us just how many problems our health sector has,” Bitature said. Adding: “A majority...

Lifestyle

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

10 January, 2021 | Hits:1100

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:1135

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:839

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:1080

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:1032

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:1040

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

Research

Miraj, SRI Group Ponder Introducing Ayurveda Medicine To Uganda After India Roll Out

22 July, 2021 | Hits:339

Businessman Miraj Barot of Tirupati Group recently teamed up with Shri Satsangi Saketdham "Ram Ashram" Group Of Institut...

Uganda Stands Chance To Benefit From UN Vote To Decriminalize Cannabis

04 December, 2020 | Hits:1225

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:1164

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:807

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:1700

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:1141

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