crime Three dead, scores in hospital after eating funeral food
By Hakim Kanyere . 5 days ago
Three dead, scores in hospital after eating funeral food

Seventy-two people were admitted to Buwenge General Hospital Thursday, having developed diarrhoea and vomiting after allegedly eating food suspected t...


featured Gov’t yet to set kidney transplant charges - PM Nabbanja
By Samuel Muhimba . 5 days ago
Gov’t yet to set kidney transplant charges - PM Nabbanja

In December last year, Mulago performed its first kidney transplant, bringing hopes to citizens who would have to endure heavy bills of travelling abr...


featured UPDF to construct Sheema Municipality headquarters, Kabwohe Health Centre IV
By Alex Mugasha . 6 days ago
UPDF to construct Sheema Municipality headquarters, Kabwohe Health Centre IV

The UPDF Engineering Brigade chief, Col Eng Godfrey Tukamwakiira, pledged to complete the Shs4.8 billion municipality headquarters and the Shs1.3 bill...


featured Lubowa hospital contractor overpaid by Shs64 billion
By Shamim Nabakooza . 6 days ago
Lubowa hospital contractor overpaid by Shs64 billion

The project has been at a standstill since 2015 and the Auditor General's report, which is set to be presented to Parliament, shows that the project i...


health HIV prevalence in Lyantonde still high - report
By Zainab Namusaazi Ssengendo . 1 week ago
HIV prevalence in Lyantonde still high - report

In response to the growing urgency of the situation, stakeholders have pledged to intensify efforts aimed at HIV prevention, testing, and treatment.


health Dr John Ekure: Celebrated bone disease doctor to launch new book
By Lindah Nduwumwami . 1 week ago
Dr John Ekure: Celebrated bone disease doctor to launch new book

As his Kumi Orthopedic Centre treats bone complications, his second book, "Changing Our World", is out to tackle the economic disease.


health Kabale Hospital stuck with six unidentified bodies
By Lukia Nantaba . 1 week ago
Kabale Hospital stuck with six unidentified bodies

Five bodies have been in the mortuary since last November 2023, while the sixth is of a 21-year-old Rwandan national who perished in an accident last...


health Condoms too small for Ugandans - legislators
By Samuel Muhimba . 1 week ago
Condoms too small for Ugandans - legislators

This year’s National Condom Day celebrations will be commemorated in Lyantonde district which is among the districts with high HIV/AIDS prevalence rat...


health Alert in Mbale Bukasakyan after cholera cases confirmed
By Gerald Matembu . 1 week ago
Alert in Mbale Bukasakyan after cholera cases confirmed

Investigations have revealed a troubling connection between the contamination of adjacent stream specifically through the disposal of 'flying toilets'...


health Disease killing children in Bukomasimbi is severe malaria - medics
By Zainab Namusaazi Ssengendo . 1 week ago
Disease killing children in Bukomasimbi is severe malaria - medics

Severe malaria occurs when infections are complicated by serious organ failures or abnormalities in the patient's blood or metabolism


featured Bukomansimbi investigates after strange disease kills four children
By Zainab Namusaazi Ssengendo . 1 week ago
Bukomansimbi investigates after strange disease kills four children


health Treatment and management of the silent killer, kidney disease
By Michael Kanaabi Dollar . 2 weeks ago
Treatment and management of the silent killer, kidney disease


health Covid kills two in Kabale
By Lukia Nantaba . 2 weeks ago
Covid kills two in Kabale


health Bilharzia outbreak hits Pakwach District
By Henry Mugenyi . 3 weeks ago
Bilharzia outbreak hits Pakwach District


health Mother dies after C-Section at Tokora Health Center IV

featured Navigating the referral landscape in Ugandan hospitals

africa Hundreds killed as deadly Cholera outbreak grips Zambia

featured WHO issues USD 1.5bn appeal to secure global health

agriculture Sembabule faces UGX 400 million loss over foot and mouth disease
By Zainab Namusaazi Ssengendo . 1 month ago
Sembabule faces UGX 400 million loss over foot and mouth disease


health The importance of eating well for a healthy lifestyle in 2024
By Hatmah Nalugwa Ssekaya . 1 month ago
The importance of eating well for a healthy lifestyle in 2024