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The National Medical Stores (NMS) has announced that in order to access their premises, one will have to be fully vaccinated or present a Covid-19 negative PCR test result taken not more than 72 hours. As revealed by the NMS Principal Public Relations Officer, Sheila Nduhukire, all staff and visitors will have to present proof […]

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has watered down allegations made yesterday on Whatsapp circulating a bottle of AstraZeneca vaccine to mislead the population about the shelf life of the vaccines. The Senior Public Relations Officer at the MoH, Emmanuel Ainebyoona clarified that the AstraZeneca vaccines being administered are valid and have a shelf life of up to 30th September 2021. […]

The first recipient of the COVID-19 Relief Cash and a resident of Gulu City, Geoffrey Oloya yesterday presented himself before the authorities to dismiss falsehoods that labelled him as a “ghost” recipient of the cash. This followed bad publicity around him that he had never been a bodaboda rider and that he was unknown in Gulu. “I first heard of the falsehoods around my name last week when Members […]

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic existence, life was normal across almost every business zone but since its declaration, wails have been a characteristic of many players in different sectors. At Port Bell in Luzira, a number of youths center here every day so that they can have something to enlarge their bellies and also provide […]

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has revealed that there is a consistent reduction in daily confirmed cases following the partial lifting of the lockdown. This was revealed by the Minister, Dr Jane Ruth Acheng recently while she updated the public on COVID-19 response after the lockdown. Acheng noted that daily confirmed cases reduced from the […]

The Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) is currently constructing the East Africa Oncology Center of Excellency, which the Institute is optimistic to reduce the health revenue flight out of the East African region once completed. This was revealed by the Uganda Cancer Institute Public Relations Officer, Christine Namulindwa as she informed the public about the Cancer care services amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. “Once this center is fully functional, […]

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has denied information released by the Daily Monitor that alleged that some health Officers hid COVID-19 jabs offered. This was watered down by the Director-General Health Services, Dr. Henry G. Mwebesa while addressing the press at the Uganda Media Centre today. The article headlined, “Health officials hide offer for COVID-19 […]

The Ministry of Health has created an online vaccination certificate on the verge of enabling fully vaccinated persons to easily access their certificates. According to the Ministry’s Senior Public Relations Officer, Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the self-service e-portal enables an individual to download their certificate only a fortnight after reception of their second dose. This was revealed […]

The National Planning Authority (NPA) has revealed that even with an increase in COVID-19 projected cases in the next two months, the pandemic will be manageable. This is as revealed by the NPA Executive Director, Joseph Muvawala as he released the weekly COVID-19 case projections to the press. “Even if the projected cases of 242 […]

As the world still battles with the novel COVID19 pandemic, Uganda is at the end of the second wave. As other countries have witnessed up to fourth wave as of now, it wouldn’t be surprising if the third wave rocked the motherland Uganda. It has been scientifically proven that even the vaccine does not stop […]