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Couple abandon their dream wedding plan to tie the knot in hospital after the groom is diagnosed with cancer

Couple abandon their dream wedding plan to tie the knot in hospital after the groom is diagnosed with cancer

A couple who had to abandon their dream wedding plans to marry abroad after the groom was diagnosed with terminal cancer have tied the knot at a last minute ceremony, thanks to the kind donations of strangers. Tracy Brooks, 45, and Ray Kershaw, 63, had hoped to wed in ...

David Kugonza

May 22nd, 2017

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Moroto hospital stuck with Shs 800m meant for staff quarters

Moroto hospital stuck with Shs 800m meant for staff quarters

By Steven Ariong Authorities at Moroto regional referral hospital are making a hasty move to utilize shs 800 million meant for the construction of additional staff houses before the end of this financial year. According to Geoffrey Mawa the Principal hospital Administrator ...

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May 2nd, 2017

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Speaker Kadaga Faults IPU Leaders For Not Addressing Income Inequality

Speaker Kadaga Faults IPU Leaders For Not Addressing Income Inequality

The Speaker of the Parliament Rt Hon.Rebecca Kadaga has decried the ever widening income gap and the lack of commitment by the international community to ensure dignity and equal rights of men and women. While addressing the 136th Inter Parliamentary Union Assembly in Dhaka,

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April 3rd, 2017

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HIV patients dodge drugs following an acute shortage of food

HIV patients dodge drugs following an acute shortage of food

BY SANDRA BABIRYE Persons Living with HIV in rural parts of Soroti have stopped taking Anti-Retroviral Drugs following an acute shortage of food. The patients say they are afraid of the adverse effects of the drugs if taken without food. Martin Amodoi, the Soroti District ...

David Kugonza

March 15th, 2017

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WHO Lists 12 Bacteria Families That Threaten Human Health

WHO Lists 12 Bacteria Families That Threaten Human Health

For the first time ever, the World Health Organization has published a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health. The move is part of the agency’s efforts to address growing global resistance to antimicrobial medicines. ...

David Kugonza

March 1st, 2017

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