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Nwoya District Inoculates 700 On Day One Of Village Outreach Programme For Covid-19

BY JOHNISANI OCAKACON NWOYA: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2021 The Nwoya District health department and the District Covid-19 task-force committee have embarked on a village outreach programme to scale up mass vaccination of communities against Covid-19. Dr Janeth Oola, the Nwoya District Health Officer, said the exercise kicked off on Thursday …

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Kasodo Technical Institute Workers Told To Get Covid-19 Vaccination

BY ALEX AKOL PALLISA: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2021 The Dolphins construction and engineering consultants’ workers at the site of Kasodo technical institute in Pallisa district have been told to get Covid-19 jabs to protect against the pandemic. Majidu Dhikusoka, the Pallisa resident district commissioner, in a meeting to assess the progress …

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Uganda Positioning To Be First Country To Adopt Malaria Vaccine – Dr Opigo

BY RICHARD DRASIMAKU            ARUA: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2021 Uganda is positioning to be the first country to adopt vaccines to combat malaria among children below five years, Dr Jimmy Opigo, an assistant commissioner in charge of malaria control programme has said. Dr Opigo’s revelation follows the landmark announcement by the …

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