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Uganda Races to Contain a Deadly Ebola Outbreak

New York Times 01 Oct 2022
The outbreak was caused by the Sudan strain of the virus, which has no approved vaccine or drug treatment. Scientists are now rushing to begin clinical trials in the coming weeks ... .
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Parliament Sets Tough Penalties for Human Organ Trade

All Africa 30 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- Parliament has passed the Uganda Human Organ Donation and Transplant Bill, 2022 setting tough penalties for dealing in human organs for commercial purposes ....
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Uganda: Kasangati Death Sample Is Negative, Ruling Out Any Confirmed Ebola Cases in Kampala

All Africa 29 Sep 2022
Health minister Jane Ruth Aceng has said samples from the alleged Kasangati fatality have tested negative, meaning that Kampala is still free of Ebola ....
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Power Outages in West Nile Irk MPs

All Africa 29 Sep 2022
Arua, Uganda -- Members of Parliament on the Public Accounts Committee (Central) are irked by the power outages in West Nile that have adversely affected the smooth running of Muni University in Arua City ....
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Govt to Release S.$7.7 Million for Coffee, Tea Seedlings

All Africa 29 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- Government has agreed to release Shs30 billion towards the supply of seedlings to coffee and tea farmers, the Minister of Finance, Matia Kasaija, has said ....
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Govt to Regulate District, City Property Sharing

All Africa 29 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- The Ministry of Local Government is finalizing the preparation of regulations to facilitate sharing of property between new cities and districts from which the cities were created ....
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Uganda: More Ugandans Will Now Have Free Access to Safe Water

All Africa 28 Sep 2022
Eng. Ahmed Ssentumbwe and Emmanuel Dennis write that Government of Uganda partner Evidence Action will expand its safe water program to reach 4.4 million people in the Eastern region ....
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Opposition Kicks Off Consultations On Copyright Law

All Africa 27 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- Opposition MPs have started holding stakeholder engagements with a view of improving a draft private Members' Bill that seeks to amend the 2006 Copyright and Neighbouring Rights Act ....
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East Africa: EAC Member States Urged to Join Forces in Promoting Tourism

All Africa 26 Sep 2022
Arusha, Tanzania -- Burundian Vice-President Prosper Bazombanza has called on member states of the East African Community (EAC) to join forces in promotion of tourism in the region, the EAC said in a statement late Saturday ....
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Uganda: Eliud Kipchoge Sets New World Record At Berlin Marathon 2022

All Africa 26 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- Eliud Kipchoge from Kenya set a new world record of two hours, one minute and nine seconds to claim the 48th Berlin Marathon title on Sunday ....
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Return of Looted Artefacts to Africa

All Africa 24 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- The conversation on the return of African art, popularly known as tribal artefacts by ...
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Parliament to Budget for Contingency Fund to Curb Supplementaries

All Africa 23 Sep 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- Legislators have committed to budget for a contingency fund in the next budget cycle after it was left out in the Financial Year 2022/2023 budget ....

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