OUGANDA | UGANDA

24-Jan-2020 to 12:17

Uganda records yellow fever outbreak in two districts

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s Ministry of Health has confirmed an outbreak of Yellow Fever in Moyo District in West Nile region and Buliisa District in Hoima region.

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20-Jan-2020 to 11:21

Uganda rallies African leaders to fight trafficking of counterfeit medicine

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has described the continued trafficking of counterfeit, substandard, and falsified medicine and health product on to the African continent as a “crime against humanity” and huge risk for countries all over the world.

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19-Jan-2020 to 14:46

Uganda to sign agreement to criminalize sale of fake drugs

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni is in the Togolese Capital Lome for a two-day France-Africa summit on drug trafficking and counterfeit medicines on the continent.

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16-Jan-2020 to 17:13

Uganda protests to Kenya over impounded milk products

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The government in Kampala has issued a protest note to Kenya on Thursday expressing deep concern about what it called illegal seizures of Ugandan made milk and milk products under Lato brand, causing heavy financial losses to the company.

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13-Jan-2020 to 21:01

Uganda on high alert as locusts invade neighbours

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s ministry of agriculture has alerted all its districts bordering neighboring Kenya to be on the lookout and report immediately to the nearest extension staff in case of any strange grasshoppers detected in their areas.

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13-Jan-2020 to 20:11

Uganda partners with UK to build business park

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — UK Minister for Africa Andrew and Uganda‘s Minister for Investment Anite Evelyn have broken ground at the Namanve Industrial Park for the development of infrastructure at the Kampala Industrial and Business Park (KIBP).

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08-Jan-2020 to 23:45

Uganda hand over freed Rwandans for repatriation

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Ugandan government has handed over nine Rwanda nationals to the Rwandan High Commission and Immigration Office in Kampala on Wednesday, a day after they were freed from detention.

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