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The East African Community (EAC) Secretariat in collaboration with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is implementing a project on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) that will strengthen the capacity of Partner States to prevent and address infectious diseases at hot spot areas in the region. “We have secured EUR 1.5 million from the German […]Continue Reading
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Joint security forces have arrested Katumba Abdul aka Ben who was allegedly planning an attack on Gen Paul Lokech’s burial ground in Pader District. According to Brig Flavia Byekwaso, the Uganda People’s Defence Force spokesperson the arrest the suspected suicide bomber followed an intelligence led operation on the afternoon of Thursday 26 August 2021. “The […]Continue Reading
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Turaco Insurance Brokers Limited is the latest insurance company to enter the growing Ugandan insurance market. According to Alhaj Kaddunabbi Ibrahim Lubega, the Chief Executive Officer of Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRA), Turaco Insurance Brokers Limited entered the local market on August 18, 2021 to transact insurance business in the country. IRA which is Continue Reading
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Japan has suspended the use of 1.63 million doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine after reports of contamination in several vials, drugmaker Takeda and the health ministry has said. Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, which is in charge of sales and distribution of the Moderna shot in Japan, on Thursday said it had “received reports from several vaccination […]Continue Reading