Suspected Ebola Patient Suffering From ‘Bleeding Disorders’

[Observer] The patient who was recently admitted and isolated at Lacor hospital in Gulu district, after profuse bleeding, is suffering from a bleeding disorder, medical personnel have announced.

[Observer] The patient who was recently admitted and isolated at Lacor hospital in Gulu district, after profuse bleeding, is suffering from a bleeding disorder, medical personnel have announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What Uganda Needs to Do to Manufacture More and Crack Export Markets

[The Conversation Africa] Four years ago, Uganda adopted a social and economic development plan aimed at creating jobs and raising incomes. The plan acknowledges that Uganda must boost manufacturing, improve its services sector, and crack export market…

[The Conversation Africa] Four years ago, Uganda adopted a social and economic development plan aimed at creating jobs and raising incomes. The plan acknowledges that Uganda must boost manufacturing, improve its services sector, and crack export markets to realise stronger growth. To do this, it must raise productivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Limuru’s Karichu Seals Coronation Cup By Two Shots

[Nation] Limuru Country Club’s John Karichu beat Kiambu’s Michael Karanga by two shots, to claim the 2017 Coronation Trophy at the par-73 Nakuru Golf Club course at the weekend.

[Nation] Limuru Country Club's John Karichu beat Kiambu's Michael Karanga by two shots, to claim the 2017 Coronation Trophy at the par-73 Nakuru Golf Club course at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KQ Seeks to Convert Govt’s Debt to Equity

[East African] Kenya Airways is banking on the conversion of its debt owed to the Kenyan government to equity as part of its restructuring effort that will see it fly out of the financial crisis that has dodged it over the last three years.

[East African] Kenya Airways is banking on the conversion of its debt owed to the Kenyan government to equity as part of its restructuring effort that will see it fly out of the financial crisis that has dodged it over the last three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

What Kenya Needs to Do to Find ‘Missing’ TB Cases

[The Conversation Africa] Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top ten causes of death worldwide. People with TB can infect up to 10 to 15 people annually if they are in close contact with them. Breaking the transmission cycle is key to fighting the diseas…

[The Conversation Africa] Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top ten causes of death worldwide. People with TB can infect up to 10 to 15 people annually if they are in close contact with them. Breaking the transmission cycle is key to fighting the disease. For that to happen diagnosis needs to be stepped up. The Conversation Africa's Health Editor Joy Wanja Muraya spoke to Dr Jane Ong'ango on strategies to find the missing TB cases in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mining Industry ‘Infested With Corruption From Bottom to Top’

[Observer] Regardless of what you are mining in Uganda, access and connections to the ruling elites will help protect your investments, a new report by Global Witness reveals.

[Observer] Regardless of what you are mining in Uganda, access and connections to the ruling elites will help protect your investments, a new report by Global Witness reveals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cape Town Prepares for Mudslides, Flash Floods, Gale Force Winds

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town is bracing for a massive storm and plans to have its disaster operation centre in Goodwood on full alert from Tuesday evening to co-ordinate any emergency responses.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town is bracing for a massive storm and plans to have its disaster operation centre in Goodwood on full alert from Tuesday evening to co-ordinate any emergency responses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa