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COVID19 Depression: Leela Foundation Helps 80 Elderly People Rejuvenate

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...

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Stanbic Bank Partners With MoH To Support COVID-19 Hit Health Workers

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...

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Fresh Dairy’s Long Life UHT Milk Gets A Refreshing New Look

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...

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

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...

Lifestyle

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

10 January, 2021 | Hits:1147

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:1189

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:893

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:1122

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:1075

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:1079

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

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

22 July, 2021 | Hits:393

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:1283

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:1204

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:849

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:1827

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:1188

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