Category «Health»

Nine butchers in Kampala closed by KCCA

By Damali Mukhaye. Nine butcheries in kalerwe and Ntinda have been shut down by Kampala capital city authority for failing to meet the minimum health and quality standards. This was during a joint operation conducted by KCCA and the Uganda national bureau of standards across the city. KCCA’s Supervisor of Animal Production Dr. Emilian Ahimbisibwe, …

Striking doctors set to meet cabinet team

By Lillian Namagembe A cabinet team is today expected to meet the leaders of Uganda Medical Association (UMA) over the ongoing doctors’ strike. The multi-sectoral sub-committee was established by the Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda to review and persuade the doctors to return to work. This comes after the doctors vowed to continue their industrial action …

Workers demand meeting with the president over looming doctors’ strike

By Moses Ndhaye The National Organization of Trade Unions has asked the president to meet the Medical workers Union over a looming medical workers’ strike instead of dealing with just a few individuals. The Chairman General of Union Usher Wilson Owere says president Museveni must meet the workers union to resolve their grievances without politicizing the matter. …