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NTV’s Dance party in conjunction with longtime collaborators Smirnoff is set to turn the party a notch higher to commemorate Uganda’s 59th Independence Day. The NTV Dance party has established itself as the official Saturday night “plot” in the country. When bars were closed in March last year and the parties could not be turned […]Continue Reading
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Uganda joined the rest of the world in a virtual tour as Johnnie Walker Princes Street, the eight-floor new visitor experience for the world’s best-selling Scotch whisky, officially opened, in the heart of Scotland’s capital city. A select few Ugandan whisky aficionados were invited to the virtual tour as they sipped on homemade highballs, made […]Continue Reading
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The government has said it will consider importing the Cuban vaccine, Abdala, after the World Health Organisation (WHO) approves it. This comes after a report by the New York Times that the Cuban health authorities said on Monday that their three-shot Abdala vaccine has proven about 92% effectiveness against Covid-19 in late-stage clinical trials. Cuba […]Continue Reading
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The national standards manager, Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS), has warned manufacturers, dealers and other businessmen selling substandard iron bars to be used in the reinforcement of concrete. According to UNBS statement, those caught dealing in such bad bars shall face heavy punishments as provided by by the laws of Uganda. “UNBS warns all […]Continue Reading
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Currently, there is limited information on the state of emergency medical services (EMS) in Uganda. Most of the information focusses on studies either assessing EMS capacity and gaps at the national level especially in Kampala or identifying risk factors for specific emergency medical conditions (e.g., injuries).  However, when it comes to semi-urban or rural areas […]Continue Reading