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Uganda slow to get slice of lucrative cannabis...

Uganda is likely to lose millions of dollars of exports in the fast-growing global cannabis industry to other African states unless the government fastens...

Govt suspends Kisita mining license

The Government has suspended the mining license of Kisita mining company over tax default. According to the State Minister of Energy and Mineral Development,...

Graduates warned against corruption

She urged the graduates to desist from corruption and create meaningful jobs using the skills acquired from the institute.

Fistula day commemoration in Rukungiri

This year’s International Fistula Day under the theme: “Fistula is a human rights violation-end it now.” was held at Nyarushanje Model Primary School in...

Ugandans not completing Hepatitis B vaccine...

Sarah Opendi, state minister for health told Parliament that many Ugandans take the first dose with few returning for the second and third doses.

Health ministry defends fees charged by cancer...

The minister told the house that with effect from November 1, 2018, the Cancer Institute started implementing revised fees charged at an increased rate...

Government gets sh14.4b from Global Fund...

“From July we shall have the funds and the drugs,” Opendi.

Midwives urged to observe good hygiene

"We do not want to see mothers who have come to health facilities to deliver, but end up with a different disease because of poor hygiene and sanitation,”...

Invest in preventive rather than curative...

Statistics indicate that the proportion of the national budget that is spent on the health sector has been declining over the years.

Uganda can export cancer specialists - health...

The Uganda Cancer Institute was chosen the centre of excellence for oncology in East Africa.

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Elderly persons to get five seats in parliament

Elderly persons to get five seats in parliament...

Prospective candidates for the Parliamentary seats for the elderly must have the minimum qualifications of a Member of Parliament,...