Category «Health»

Ethiopian PM pushes for eradication of NTDs

By Moses Kyeyune African Heads of State have been urged to undertake more public commitment towards the eradication of Neglected Tropical Diseases, for a healthy population across the continent. The call by Ethiopia‚Äôs Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn comes on the heels of the 30th African Union Summit held in Addis Abba, Ethiopia. Neglected Tropical Diseases …

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, …