Minister Bahati rallies VHT’S to champion COVID-19 vaccination

By Sophan Niwamanya apearlnews.com The State Minister of trade industry and cooperatives Hon David Bahati has rallied local Council One Chairperson and village health teams to spearhead covid-19 vaccination campaigns…

‘Under $1’ test kits available to stop mother-child HIV/syphilis transmission

By APN Editorial apearlnews.com Dual test kits, which cost less than $1, are now available for pregnant women to stem mother-to-child HIV and syphilis transmission, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Monday.   The low cost is possible thanks to…

Contractor cautioned against shoddy work

By Alex Byakatonda apearlnews.com Kabale district authorities have warned “Extech Technical services Ltd, the contractor of renovation works, on the maternity ward at Maziba health center IV in Maziba sub-county,…

Reigning MISS Y+ Western Uganda 2020 Tells her story of HIV

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba apearlnews.com As the World Celebrated the World AIDS Day on 1st December, we managed to listen to the story of Sheila Naturinda the 21-year-old Beauty Queen living…