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Gov’t advised to establish emergency response against diseases affecting Covid-19 survivors

By Ben Musanje 13th Oct 2021 The Coalition for Health Promotion and Social Development (HEPS-Uganda), a non-governmental organization (NGO) that promotes the rights of poor and vulnerable people with special focus on health and socioeconomic rights, has alerted the government of Uganda to monitor Covid-19 survivors in order to avoid cases of black fungus disease. […]

NPA predict decline in Covid-19 reported cases this week

By Ben Musanje 13th Oct 2021   The Covid-19 Case projection model is projecting a decline in daily reported cases for the week of 10th to 16th October with an average of 86 new cases per day and a weekly total of 604 new cases, the National Planning Authority-NPA has said.   According to the […]

Government to revise enforcement to curb illicit alcohol in Uganda

By Charles Katabalwa 13th Oct 2021   The Uganda Alcohol Industry Association (UAIA) has this Wednesday launched an industry report that sheds light on the trade and consumption of illicit alcohol in Uganda which indicates that Government loses over UGX 1.6 trillion annually in such untaxed alcoholic content.   David Bahati, the State Minister for Industry […]

Court sets free former Minister Kabafunzaki

By Rachael Najjuma 13th Oct 2021   The Anti-corruption court has discharged and set free former State Minister for Labour Herbert Kabafunzaki after payment of a fine that was accorded to him as a sentence.   On the 8th October 2021 Kabafunzaki was convicted and sentenced before lady justice Margret Tibulya on two counts of corruption.   […]