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Since 2002, the country moved to using treated nets, but some people are hell bent on importing untreated ones and sell them to unsuspecting public.
The campaign has so far achieved over 95% coverage, with a total of 23,743,822 bed nets distributed
“Others were using them as filtering local brew called Kwete which they sell to people in the markets and trading centres”.
Registration will be carried out by Village Health Teams together with LCI chairpersons in peoples’ respective homes
The misuse of mosquito bed nets is common across Uganda. In Teso most families use the nets for fishing; others make fences for young chicks and flowers....
Dr. John Turyagaruka, the Masindi district health officer believes that, the mechanism by which students in boarding schools sleep on deck beds is complicated...
The Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda presided over the exercise at Boma grounds in Apac district on Friday.
The minister also stated that the first wave will last five weeks and will end on February 17, saying at the end, about 4 million nets will have been distributed....
The six were arrested in an operation conducted by the Health Monitoring Unit (HMU) between Saturdays 4 to Monday 6 in the month of June.
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