Local health workers lead the yellow fever vaccination campaign in Ntungamo District.

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Local health workers in Ntungamo District have taken the forefront in advocating for the yellow fever vaccination campaign. Addressing a district coordination meeting convened at the…

Ministry of Health Sounds Alarm Over Alarming Tooth Decay Rates

Kabale District, Uganda March 21, 2024 Anifa Kawooya, the State Minister for Health overseeing general duties, has highlighted the escalating prevalence of tooth decay across Uganda. Speaking at the World…

Local Leaders Rally for the Yellow Fever Vaccination Campaign in Ntungamo District

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Local leaders in Ntungamo District have stepped up to champion the mobilization for yellow fever vaccination. Addressing a district coordination meeting held at the council hall, Ntungamo Resident District…

Local Governments Urged to Prioritize Child Eye Health

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Local governments across the country are being urged to prioritize child eye care to ensure a healthier population. This call comes from Alex Wesomoka, Assistant Commissioner…

Uganda Christian Institute-Lira: A Beacon of Hope for Uganda’s Youth.

By APN Editorial  Uganda Christian Institute-Lira City is not just a mere educational institution; it is a lifeline for the community and a beacon of hope for Uganda as a…

Historic Success as Kaserem Theater Performs First Scissor Delivery

By Benjamin Arap Kapchorwa Kaserem theater achieved a significant milestone on Wednesday as a team of dedicated medical professionals, led by District Health Officer (DHO) Dr. Mangusho Siraji Masaai, successfully…

Global child deaths reach historic low in 2022 – UN report

Geneva, New York, Washington, 13 March 2024 — The number of children who died before their fifth birthday has reached a historic low, dropping to 4.9 million in 2022, according to the…

Shs 109 millions Maternity ward commissioned at Ruhija Health Center III

By Sophan Niwamanya Under the guidance of Chairperson Steven Kasyaba, the Rubanda District Leadership has taken a crucial stride in improving maternal healthcare. They have inaugurated the expansion of the…

Locals Tipped to Utilize Government Health Facilities.

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Ugandans have been urged to always utilize government health facilities in a bid to improve service delivery and fight diseases. The call was made on Monday…

MOH Top Management Concludes Monitoring Tour in Sebei Subregion

By APN Reporter February 14, 2024 Kapchorwa, Uganda The Ministry of Health (MOH) top management team, led by Director General Dr. Henry Mwebesa, has successfully concluded their comprehensive monitoring tour…