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National Medical Stores Receives 175,200 COVID-19 Vaccines

National Medical Stores (NMS) has today received 175,200 COVID-19 vaccines from the Ministry of Health. The AstraZeneca vaccines will be stored at the NMS headquarters in Entebbe. NMS’ mandate is to procure, store and deliver drugs mainly to public health facilities. The Minister of Health Dr Ruth Aceng received the vaccines from the

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Annual Directors and Company Secretaries Conference Returns With 10th Edition

The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Uganda has organized the 10th annual Directors and Company Secretaries conference scheduled for 23rd June virtually in accordance with the recent restrictions announced by President Yoweri Museveni. In partnership with KPMG, the conference will host several high profile and reputable business leaders, entrepreneurs

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Gen Katumba Wamala Shot

Former Commander of Defence Forces Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala has Tuesday morning survived an assassination attempt. Gen Wamala was reportedly shot by yet to be identified assailants along Kisalosalo road in Kisaasi as he left his Najjera home. He has been rushed to Malcom Hospital for treatment but some of the occupants

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Somali President Farmaajo, South African Officials Arrive for Museveni Inauguration

Somali President Abdullahi Farmaajo has arrived in Uganda to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect and National Resistance Movement Chairperson Yoweri Museveni. Farmaajo who arrived on Tuesday afternoon was welcomed by State Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem at Entebbe Airport. He becomes the second Head of State to jet in

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Burundi President Ndashimiye Jets in for Museveni Inauguration

Burundian President Evariste Ndashimiye has arrived in Uganda to attend President Museveni’s swearing in ceremony. Ndashimiye together with his wife Angeline Ndayubaha Ndashimiye touched down at Entebbe International Airport on Tuesday afternoon escorted by other Burundi government officials. He is one of the seven Heads of State who have been confirmed to

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Gen Muntu Turns Down Invite to Museveni Swearing-in Ceremony

Alliance for National Transformation – ANT president Gen Mugisha Muntu has turned down an invite to attend the swearing in ceremony of President elect Yoweri Museveni. Muntu who came fourth in the January 2021 general elections says that attending the ceremony would be celebrating impunity. "To attend means celebrating, as though I

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