"We will reduce the ranking of groups and pages that spread misinformation about vaccinations in news feed and search," Bickert said in a statement.
The ministry of health's vaccination campaign, with cooperation from the WHO, will target healthcare and frontline workers in the high-risk states of Juba,...
Last month, Uganda announced the plan to roll out the vaccinations for frontline health workers over fears the virus could spread.
More than two million people will receive the oral cholera vaccine as part of five major campaigns in Malawi, Nigeria, South Sudan, Uganda and Zambia....
"We have a falsified vaccine and we know how it was falsified and we have confirmed its potency is low and that the vaccine was damaged."
A full 12.9 million infants received no vaccinations last year
"We do have a problem with the vaccine in the sense of not having enough of it."
Uganda’s immunisation program has grown tremendously, from the initial six basic vaccines to 10 antigens.
The mass vaccination for Hepatitis B virus currently targets those who are aged 15 and above.
"So far we have commenced vaccination of children," says health minister Isaac Adewole.
President Yoweri Museveni launched Nile Fibre Boards Uganda Ltd at Kinoni Village, Kakoge Sub County in Nakasongola district on April 10. The $25m factory is to employ over 1000 locals. The company is specialised in making wood products including different...
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