The Ministry of Health has named the best and worst districts in the ongoing COVID-19 vaccination exercise.
Ministry of Health
A weekly COVID-19 case projections report by National Planning Authority (NPA) has revealed that daily new infections are stabilizing despite a slight increase in the number of reported new cases in the past 2 weeks.
President Yoweri Museveni has described the death of former Director General of health services Prof Anthony Mbonye as a big disappointment to the country.
Prof Mbonye who was Ms Lucy Nakyobe's Husband died after a short battle with cancer.
The US government donated $3.5 million, or about Shs12.4 billion, to support Uganda in fighting Covid-19.
The Government has today, Monday resumed the COVID-19 vaccination exercise.
Uganda Baati Limited (UBL) officially handed over its first CSR project of 2021, a renovated health center ward in Agago a district in the northern part of Uganda 500Kms away from the capital city, Kampala.
Government has decided to withdraw the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Bill, 2019. The Minister of Health, Dr. Jane Aceng is this week expected to appear on the floor of Parliament to withdraw the Bill that has taken the Ministry about 20years to discuss and draft.
The ministry of health has said that Uganda’s application to access the Covid-19 vaccine that’s already in circulation and accepted by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
As Uganda's COVID-19 records continue to soar, the Ministry of Health announced a record high 701 new cases registered in a single day.
The Monday night statement said results from tests done on Sunday sent the COVID-19 cumulative confirmed cases to 23,200.
Press release -- UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency and Jumia Uganda, the country’s largest e-commerce platform announced a new partnership that aims to increase access to reproductive health commodities and information through Jumia’s platform.