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WFP distributes poisonous food in Karamoja, 2 dead, more than 100 others hospitalized

At least two people have been confirmed dead and several others hospitalized in critical condition following consumption of suspected to be poisonous porridge said for having distributed by the World Food Program. Chemkany Stiango, 50 [Read more]

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UCI wants 400 billion to establish new hospitals

The Uganda Cancer Institute want shs400 billion to establish new regional cancer hospitals in different parts of Uganda. The Uganda cancer institute spokesperson Nickson Nyonzima has informed that they want to establish cancer hospital in [Read more]

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Water shortage in Kampala cause tension

Water shortage in Kampala and the neighboring areas that have taken a couple of days caused tension among residents after the blockage of supplying pipes at Muyenga According to residents, this website managed to talk [Read more]

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Lord Mayor Lukwago visits areas attacked by cholera, put ambulance for quicker help &aid survivors

The outbreak of cholera in Kampala suburb has brought aboard many city authority to get involves, participate and provide strategies in curbing and treating the disease outbreak Kampala Lord Mayor Elias Lukwago has also come out to sensitize [Read more]

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Over 250 public toilets to be constructed around Kampala

Cholera outbreak in Kabowa a Kampala suburb has put the country in a panic more especially people around the city and so far the country has registered 16 suspected cholera cases, however, 7 have been fully [Read more]

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Residents on panic after suffering from yet unidentified strange disease.

Residents of Kironde Zone in Kabowa parish Lubaga division in Kampala are in panic following yet unidentified strange disease experienced by many in the area. John Suuna is one of the survivors of the mysterious [Read more]

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Managing deadly heart diseases.

One out of every few Ugandans suffered from high blood pressure today, High blood pressure is a condition in which the blood against your artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health [Read more]

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Deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history continues to worsen as 329 dead in Congo

One of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history continues to worsen in the Democratic Republic of Congo with as many as 319 people now dead. The Ministry of Health said Tuesday that 542 Ebola cases [Read more]

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Cancer patients to die, Gov’t says no more free services.

As the number of cancer patients increases in Uganda, the news from Mulago referral hospital in cancer institute says that cancer patients will start paying for medical services after the government announces that can no [Read more]

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No bribery No service, Patients pin Katakwi health workers

As Uganda celebrates the anti-corruption week, residents in Katakwi have pinned government hospital workers of extorting money from them. This was raised during the fifth Anti-Corruption Caravan organized by Action Aid and the office of [Read more]