Locals happy over extension of vaccination centres to villages

By Gladys Kigozi       Mukono When the Ministry of Health embarked on the Covid-19 immunisation exercise, citizens cited several challenges hindering them from going for it, among them…

Expectant mothers shun COVID – 19 vaccination over miscarriages

By Gladys Kigozi        Mukono In a bid to curb further spread of Covid-19, the government of Uganda embarked on the immunisation exercise to minimize the death rate…

How Mothers are suffering with Medical fees to Immunise kids and for Maternal services at Government Health facilities in the Lockdown

By Gladys Kigozi Mukono It is every woman’s wish to have a healthy child but mothers in greater Mukono are crying foul over the unlawful solicitation of immunisation and maternal…

The World Health Organization has warned that COVID-19 is gaining ground in Africa

The World Health Organization has warned that COVID-19 is gaining ground in Africa, with the death toll jumping 43% in the past week. WHO says the continent recorded 1 million…

Cumulative Uganda confirmed cases of COVID-19 are 45,931. Kampala has 441 and Wakiso 75

Ministry of Health, Results of COVID-19 tests done  in Uganda on *27 May 2021* *confirm 700 new cases* out of 4,882 samples tested. The cumulative confirmed cases are 45,931. Advert…

Austria suspends AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine batch after death

Austria suspends AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine batch after death ZURICH (Reuters) – Austrian authorities have suspended inoculations with a batch of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine as a precaution while investigating the death…

KEITH MUHAKANIZI FLOWN TO TURKEY FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT 3 BILLION SHILLINGS BILL TO BE CLEARED BY TAX PAYERS

Health Professionals have protested to President Museveni Tibuhabulwa Kaguta after top officials from government flew abroad for treatment. Keith Muhakanizi, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance, Planning and Secretary to…

Covid-19 vaccine: First person receives Pfizer jab in UK.

Margaret Keenan was given the vaccine by May Parsons, a matron at University Hospital in Coventry A 90-year-old woman has become the first person to be given a Covid jab…

A Health Worker in Mukono Succumbs to COVID-19

A health worker in Mukono district has succumbed to COVID-19 which has left health workers at Mukono General Hospital in great shock. The deceased is identified as Mule William who…

Mukono District Registers 27 New COVID-19 Cases and Buikwe 5

Mukono district registered 27 new COVID-19 cases in samples carried out on 18th, of this month. Results from COVID-19 tests done on 18 September 2020 423 new COVID-19 cases have…