Thursday, July 29, 2021

VP Alupo tours NMS, lauds new innovations to improve delivery of drugs

The National Medical Stores’ mandate is to procure, store and distribute medicines and medical supplies to government health facilities.

NMS receives refrigerated trucks to safely transport COVID-19 vaccines

While handing over the trucks to NMS General Manager, Moses Kamabare, Dr Aceng said the vehicles were well equipped to ensure vaccines are kept at optimal temperatures while being delivered.

2nd Lockdown Worsens Mental Health Crisis, Says Daniel Lubanga

Mental ill-health is a global concern, with depression being the second leading cause of years lived with disability. It is estimated that at least...

Govt has priorities right, acquiring vaccines, ambulances, vehicles concurrently

Following the development of various Vaccines globally, the government immediately embarked on a process of acquiring vaccines for the Ugandan population.

Oxgyen, drug shortage hit Jinja Hospital

He said that due to the infection of medical personnel it was also noted that patients suffering from other diseases were shunned.

Museveni, Kenya’s Ruto lay foundation stone on Uganda’s largest Pharmaceutical company

DEI Biopharma will generate thousands of new high-paying jobs,

Uganda Funeral Services boss Regina Mukiibi dies of Covid on her way to Nairobi

Regina lost the battle to Covid-19 on Tuesday morning at Entebbe International Airport as she was being flown out for further treatment.

COVIDEX prices skyrocket as Gov’t approves wonder drug

The local herbal medicine has been approved as a supporting treatment for viral infections, including Covid-19.

NMS Clarifies on alleged petition allegations

In late 2020, President Museveni ordered the Inspector General of Government (IGG) to probe the matter.

NUP talks alternative COVID-19 containment measures

The Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, Hon. Mathias Mpuuga, on Monday, 21 June 2021, responded with alternative measures, at a news conference in Parliament.