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Family sues Butiru Chrisco hospital for professional negligence

Kampala, Uganda |¬†THE INDEPENDENT¬† | ¬†Butiru Chrisco hospital in Butiru town council in Manafwa district is in trouble for alleged professional negligence. ¬†The family of Suzan Nabifo, an expectant mother who died in May last year during delivery has together with the Centre for Health Human Right and Development-CEHURD sued …

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New COVID variants

They have changed the game and vaccines will not be enough. Susan Michie, Professor of Health Psychology and Director of the UCL Centre for Behaviour Change, UCL, and other members of the Lancet COVID-19 Commission Taskforce on Public Health explain why the world now needs global ‚Äėmaximum suppression‚Äô. At the …

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Nile breweries joins COVID-19 vaccination drive

Kampala, Uganda |¬†Julius Businge¬† | ¬†Nile Breweries Limited has started a COVID-19 vaccination drive for staff and their spouses in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, it said on April 13 in a notice.¬† ¬† ¬† The company said, the move would promote safety and health of the targeted group …

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Elegu residents appeal for massive COVID-19 test

Amuru, Uganda |¬†THE INDEPENDENT | ¬†The residents of Elegu town council in Amuru district are appealing for a massive COVID-19 tests to be carried out following their interaction with truck drivers whose status is unknown.¬† Over 2000 truck drivers from the East African countries recently staged a strike, parking their …

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