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Uganda Confirms 84 New COVID-19 Cases To Push Total To 413 Cases

31 May, 2020 | Hits:229

The COVID-19 story in Uganda is getting uglier at a time when Ugandans were hoping for the best following President Yoweri Museveni partial lifting of the lockdown. The ministry of health has Saturday night confirmed that they had registered 84 new COVID-19 cases. 51 positive foreign truck drivers were handed over to their country of origin. The total confirmed cases are now 413. Of the 84 recorded positive cases, 52 cases are truck drivers: 50 arrived from South Sudan via Elegu, while...

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Guests To Wear Masks, Social Distance As Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort Reopens

28 May, 2020 | Hits:422

Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort has swung its doors open for business following President Yoweri Museveni’s partial lifting of the lockdown caused by the menacing COVID19 pandemic. In his latest address to the nation regarding coronavirus (COVID 19) held on 18th May, President Museveni offered a number of measures to guide the country in the easing the two months lockdown. One such advisory was to let hotels and food restaurants to open for business as long as the clients observe social-distancing and other...

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COVID-19: Speke Apartments Based La Cabana Restaurant Reopens

28 May, 2020 | Hits:443

La Cabana Restaurant, located at Speke Apartments Wampewo Avenue, has announced that it is now open after government partially lifted the COVID-19 lockdown this week. La Cabana Restaurant, which is part of the Speke Group of Hotels, announced that it has opened its doors and ready to serve guests with their rich Brazilian, Chinese, Indian and continental cuisines. “We have taken measures to ensure the safety of both our guests and staff.  We can’t wait to see you again at La Cabana...

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COVID-19: Speke Group Of Hotels Start Opening Its Doors To Serve Guests

28 May, 2020 | Hits:563

The hotel industry in Uganda and the larger tourism sector have been hit hard by the COVID19 pandemic and have courageously embraced the two months-long lockdown. With all means of transport grounded, borders closed and Entebbe Airport closed, President Yoweri Museveni on the advice of ministry of health closed many businesses including hotels as a measure to curb coronavirus. As the country rises from the ruins of the pandemic, many hotels are opening up for business. This week, Speke Group of...

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African Leaders At AU Summit Call For Action To End Malnutrition By 2025

11 February, 2020 | Hits:400

African countries have made progress toward eradicating malnutrition and stunting but need to do more to hit United Nati...

Speke Resort's Gym Introduces Zumba Fitness Classes

01 February, 2020 | Hits:774

Dance, particularly Zumba, as a fitness exercise has become a global phenomenon and has enormous health benefits for tho...

Start 2020 With This 30% Discount Gym Offer At Speke Resort

04 January, 2020 | Hits:734

After a long festive season of resting and little or no physical activity to pump up body fitness, many people are consi...

Five Healthy Benefits Of Practicing Taekwondo

12 December, 2019 | Hits:854

For many people, the only time they see people practicing taekwondo is during international sporting events like the Oly...

The City Gym Introduces Ballet Dance Programme For Holiday Makers

12 December, 2019 | Hits:820

The schools' third term holiday is pretty a long one and it can be troublesome for the kids and parents alike. The child...

Achieve Your Fitness Goals This Xmas At The City Gym

12 December, 2019 | Hits:746

The festive season is here and during this period many times people tend to eat not proportional amounts of food, drink ...

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

21 March, 2020 | Hits:654

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:356

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:800

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

Ministry Of Health Suspends Measles, Rubella Vaccination Campaign

08 September, 2019 | Hits:9198

The ministry of health has announced that it has postponed the Measles-Rubella (MR) national vaccination campaign from t...

Victoria University Launches Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy Book

09 May, 2019 | Hits:1041

Victoria University Vice Chancellor, Assoc. Prof. Krishna N. Sharma, has today launched a new book titled ‘Advanced Tech...

Medical Marijuana To Reduce Pain In Older Ugandan Workers

01 May, 2019 | Hits:1334

As Uganda ponders to legalize marijuana growing and production, it is emerging that the weed could have direct positive ...