Now is not the time for Uganda to cut the health budget #WinterABC2021

Uganda’s health sector has been on the spot for a while now. The government proposed a budget cut to UGX 2.5 trillion, a huge reduction by UGX 258.29 billion (23.6%) for financial year 2021/2022 budget. This comes around the same time when countries are reinforcing their health care systems and building capacity in response to … More Now is not the time for Uganda to cut the health budget #WinterABC2021

WORLD AIDS DAY: HIV/AIDS IN UGANDA IN THE MIDDLE A PANDEMIC

World AIDS day 2020 looks a bit different on all fronts. We are in the middle of a pandemic that among other things requires all of us to have our immunity and body systems working at their best to combat. And yet here is HIV, an immunodeficiency virus. People living with HIV/AIDS have had it … More WORLD AIDS DAY: HIV/AIDS IN UGANDA IN THE MIDDLE A PANDEMIC

Of 240,500ugx Testing fee and the COVID 19 Response in Uganda

There is an Acholi saying about breaking the water pot right at your door step. When I saw the news about Uganda charging 65 USD (240,500ugx) for individuals to test for COVID 19 that saying came back to mind. Previously Uganda was recognized as one of the countries that were ahead of the fight against … More Of 240,500ugx Testing fee and the COVID 19 Response in Uganda