Eight DRC refugees die of cholera

Eight refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo have died as a result of Cholera in Kyangwari refugee settlement in Hoima District.

Over 20 schools closed in Mbale

Authorities in Mbale district have closed over 20 schools which do not meet the minimum qualifications.

FDC demands for an apology from Uganda blood transfusion services

The opposition Forum for Democratic Change party demands for an apology from the Uganda Blood Transfusion services for rejecting blood donated by the party members.

Hepatitis B cases on the increase – medics

Medics warn that there could be a huge number of people with Hepatitis B virus and unaware of their predicament due to its nature of presentation.

A stand by legal team to defend journalists has been set up

Defenders of journalists rights resolve to set up a standby legal team to fight for the rights of journalists who have are increasingly being arrested.