AfDB Gives Uganda U.S.$1 Million for Ebola Response Programme
The grant released by the African Development Bank will be used for the management of suspected and confirmed Ebola cases in Uganda, including the procurement and distribution of medical supplies and care for people affected by the virus. It will also be used to strengthen readiness and capacity at the national level and in high-risk districts, including training and emergency support.
The health ministry has confirmed that the blood sample of a 9-year-old Congolese girl was drawn and sent to the Uganda Virus Research Institute for testing and confirmed positive ... Read more »
Dr Allan Muluuta, the assistant commissioner for disease control at the Ministry of Health has said the government is on top of the plan to fight the further spread of Ebola which ... Read more »
During a cross-border meeting among health officials from the two countries, Uganda and DR Congo resolved to increase cross-border surveillance and harmonize data collection tools ... Read more »