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Press statement on New Confirmed Ebola Case in DRC near Uganda Border

September 22, 2018 NO CONFIRMED CASE OF EBOLA IN UGANDA 229/2018. The Ministry of Health would like to inform the general public that there is no confirmed case of Ebola in Uganda. However, the Ministry of Health has received information from WHO on a newly confirmed case of Ebola in DRC, in Kasenyi village, situated …

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Ugandan Wildlife Ranger Julius Obwona Wins the prestigious Tusk Wildlife Ranger Award 2018

6 October 2018 “Every creature in this world has a purpose and a positive one. We should strike a balance living in harmony with them. These resources must be protected!” Julius Obwona – Tusk Wildlife Ranger Award Winner 2018 The annual Tusk Conservation Awards, in partnership with Investec Asset Management, celebrate extraordinary people, whose work and lives …

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GOVERNMENT DEFAULT ON TRAVEL AGENTS AND SUBSEQUENT DECISION TO TICKET DIRECTLY FROM AIRLINES

07 June 2018 Quick facts about the Air ticketing business in Uganda. The Air ticketing business world over is conducted through agents, who work as intermediaries between the Airline and the travelers, through this method a foreign airline is able to create employment indirectly in the countries where they fly. In Uganda there over 400 …

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UGANDA MAKES HISTORY WITH BIRTH OF BABY GIRAFFE AFTER TRANSLOCATING A HERD

5th April 2018 First baby Giraffe born in Mburo National Park, it has been a long wait since 2015,” the Uganda Wildlife Authority recently announced. “The translocation of Giraffes to Lake Mburo has started yielding fruits. Almost three years ago, 15 Rothschild’s giraffes a species quickly disappearing from the planet were on the move. The …

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Press Statement On Rumoured Ebola Outbreak In Mubende District – Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Health has noted with concern reports of an Ebola outbreak in Mubende district making rounds across the different media platforms. We would like to inform the public that there is no Ebola outbreak in Mubende or any other part of the country. What was quoted in the media is rather a case …

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Uganda Ministry of Health issues guidelines for safety of travelers

Uganda’s Ministry of Health has issued guidelines to ensure the health and safety of travelers into the country and all Ugandans. The health guidelines are already being implemented at all border crossings and airports around Uganda. Travellers are expected to fully cooperate with the health, and immigration officers to for the safety and well-being of …

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