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Blood Shortage Hits Ugandan Hospitals As COVID-19 Lockdown Restrictions Bite

The COVID-19 lockdown measures have negatively affected blood collection causing shortage of blood in many of hospitals across the country,The Uganda Blood Transfusion services (UBTS) has said.  Appearing before The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee on Tuesday, Dr. Dorothy Byabazaire, the UBTS Director said that if COVID-19 pandemic continues, they may

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Uganda’s Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Delivers Life-saving ARVs To Botswana

The consignment was transported by chartered Boeing 727 cargo freight planes In preparation of COVID-19 restrictions in Botswana, the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the government’s Ministry of Health and Wellness and the Central Medical Stores did

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