Thursday, September 19, 2019

Winnie Byanyima appointed UNAIDS boss

BY UGANDA VANGUARD GENEVA — UNAIDS has appointment of Ms Winnie Byanyima, a Ugandan and wife to opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besigye as its new...

Experts warn over Africa’s future

By UGANDA VANGUARD MUNYONYO – Africa must reject corruption, misguided donor policies and embrace a political will if its population is to leave a better...

UMA to export health workers to UK

BY UGANDA VANGUARD MUNYONYO – Uganda Medical Association (UMA) is in advanced stages to register a company to export medical workers to United Kingdom. According...

Uganda to be declared ebola free

BY UGANDA VANGUARD MUNYONYO – Recruitment of participants for the experimental vaccine for Ebola Sudan has started in Kampala as government is expected to declare...

Health experts fault donors over increased poverty

BY UGANDA VANGUARD MUNYONYO – Increasing poverty levels, poor health care and education are due to foreign loans government has undertaken and if not checked...

Government warns parent over hygiene

By Uganda Vanguard RUBAGA - Government has warned parents against neglecting the urgent call to get involved in menstrual hygiene of their children. According to State...

WFP Karamoja food poision probed

By Uganda Vanguard KAMPALA - The Government of Uganda and United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) are investigating whether there is a connection between recent...

Government to close media houses over fake traditional healers adverts

By Josephine Birungi KAMPALA. Media houses that advertise traditional healers risk being closed, pay a fine of not less than twenty currency points (Shs20 million)...

American tourist infected with maggots in Kibale National Park

By Our reporter NEW YORK. A painful lump on the forehead may, for most of us, be a sign we've banged our head on the...

Cattle farmers want beef sector regulated

By Stephen Wandera KAMPALA, Uganda. Cattle farmers have called for regulation of the beef sector to boost local production that is key for Uganda to...

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Public warned of more floods

BY UGANDA VANGUARD KAMPALA - Government has cautioned the public of more floods due to much rain expected in most of parts of the country...

Police arrests woman over tortured kid

BY UGANDA VANGUARD NAJJERA – Police has arrested a woman for allegedly brutalizing six years old in Najjera, Wakiso district now facing torture charges. According...

Discard Penal Code, UN Tells Uganda

BY UGANDA VANGUARD KAMPALA – United Nations has been told Uganda to repeal the Penal Code that criminalizes sexual workers, an act that discriminates gender....