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  • Speaker on Kawempe Hospital’s state

    The speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga orders the health committee of parliament to table a report on the state of Kiruddu referral hospital. This after the committee went to Kawempe referral hospital  and found poor conditions. Among the findings was lack of  a sewerage system, only 2 out 10 theatres

  • Pre-eclampsia leading cause of maternal mortality in Uganda

    Pre-eclampsia remains the leading cause of maternal mortality at Mulago national referral for the last four years. Pre-eclampsia is a disorder of pregnancy characterized by the onset of high blood pressure and often a significant amount of protein in the urine. Pre-eclampsia remains the leading cause of maternal mortality at

  • President to give state of the nation address next week

    The Deputy Speaker of parliament Jacob Oulanya urges Members of parliament to actively participate in the ongoing deliberations about the budget. Parliament is debating the budget for the financial year 2018/19 and Oulanya has used the same opportunity to re-echoe the voice of the speaker Rebecca Kadaga who called for

  • Govt to borrow 84.4 billion for skills enhancement

    Cabinet approves plans to borrow 84.4 million dollars from the Exim Bank of China to finance the National science, technology, engineering and innovation skills enhancement project under the ministry of science and technology The money will be used to among others establish centers of excellence and incubation centers that will

  • A truck full of stolen drugs has been recovered

    A truck full of drugs and has been recovered and the stores manager at Kiruddu hospital arrested in a crackdown conducted by the ministry of health officials and the president’s health monitoring unit. The Permanent Secretary ministry of health Dr. Diana Atwiine says the culprits stole and stashed the drugs