Tag Archives: MALARIA

UGANDA’S DANGEROUS MOSQUITO NAMED, ANOPHELES GAMBIAE SENSU LATO

By Goodluck Musinguzi Ugandan’s top Malaria Expert, Dr Jimmy Opigo says Malaria disease in Uganda is mostly caused by the Anopheles Gambiae Sensu Lato a dangerous mosquito. Dr Opigo in an exclusive interview with Kigezi News, said the threat posed by this tiny mosquito is in great proportions. He says …

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UGANDA REMAINS THE HEARTLAND OF MALARIA, PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY NEEDED

By Goodluck Musinguzi Uganda is not about to get off the list of the Global Malaria Burdened countries because of its Geographical location. Being on the Equator is a blessing in terms of tourism and a curse in terms of temperatures that are conducive for both the mosquito and protozoa …

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UGANDA REDUCED 441.87 MALARIA CASES TO LESS THAN 100 PER 1000 IN 20 YEARS

By Goodluck Musinguzi Uganda has made great strides in the fight against Mosquitoes that cause malaria disease compared to 20 years. According to World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository/World Health Statistics report. Malaria cases reached maximum value of 441.87 per 1000 population that were at risk in the …

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MINISTER OF HEALTH MAKES PASSIONATE APPEAL IN FIGHT AGAINST MALARIA,4000 UGANDANS DIED IN 2019

THESE STATISTICS NEED INCREASE FOCUS ON MALARIA MANAGEMENT AMIDST COVID-19 PANDEMIC By Goodluck Musinguzi Hon Jane Ruth Aceng, Minister of Health has appealed to Ugandans to make sure they join the fight against mosquitoes that cause malaria. In a post on social media she asks Why survive covid-19 and die …

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UGANDA KEEPS EYE ON ITS MOST KILLER DISEASE MALARIA, SLEEP UNDER THE MOSQUITO NET IS A SUCCESS IN EASTERN UGANDA

THE DISRUPTION OF COVID-19, LOSS OF STAFF ,RAINS AND TOUGH TERRAIN HAS NOT STOPPED PROCESS By Goodluck Musinguzi Despite the weather conditions,limited transport in some hard to reach areas in Eastern Uganda, Ministry of Health Staff have pulled off a successful assignment in the distribution of Mosquito nets targeting millions …

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MALARIA OVER BURDENING PEOPLE IN KIGEZI REGION,LOCALS DO NOT EMBRACE SLEEPING UNDER MOSQUITO NETS

Hon David Bahati(In yellow tie) and Hon JaneRuth Aceng launch spraying of mosquitoes using larviciding program HON JANE RUTH ACENG AND HON DAVID BAHATI PRESIDE OVER NATIONAL LAUNCH OF LARVICIDING PROGRAM TO END MALARIA IN UGANDA By Goodluck Musinguzi Malaria cases have increased in Uganda most especially in the Kigezi …

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