Tuesday,October 20,2020 09:47 AM

Eggs Scandal

Dutch ministers quizzed over tainted egg...

Many lawmakers blamed the country's Food and Goods Authority watchdog for failing to prevent the problem from developing into a scandal.

Egg scare 'shows flaws in food alert system'...

"Consumers routinely don't know about important food warnings," says Foodwatch in a report.

Tainted-eggs scandal reaches Italy

Fipronil is commonly used to get rid of fleas, lice and ticks from animals but the European Union has banned its use in the food industry.

Contaminated eggs scandal spreads from Europe...

Millions of eggs have been pulled from supermarket shelves across Europe and dozens of poultry farms closed since the discovery of fipronil.


Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.