nodding disease

No new cases of nodding disease, Acholi elders say as President unveils government plan to address social dislocation in northern Uganda

28th October 2012
Type: News

President Yoweri Museveni has said there is urgent need to rehabilitate the north and northeastern Uganda and empower elders as a way of addressing the social dislocation in the region following years of conflict, adding that his government had a grand plan to re-launch the restocking exercise in the region.

President urges medical personnel to sensitize the masses

27th May 2012
Type: News


President Yoweri Museveni has called on the medical personnel to concertedly use the many FM radio stations in the country to sensitize wananchi on health issues in general and in particular the so-called “nodding” (River Blindness) disease that has infected over one thousand people in the Acholi Sub-...

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