Ministry of Health has handed over 700,000 “Long Lasting
Insecticide-treated” mosquito nets to Uganda People’s Defence Force
(UPDF) as part of the efforts to control Malaria among the UPDF
The nets will be distributed during the 39th Tarehe Sita celebrations on February 6, 2020.
The Ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Dr. Diana Atwine who presided
over the handover of nets appreciated the support from UPDF towards
improving service delivery in the health sector.
“I want to appreciate the work you are doing, especially during
emergencies. During the Measles and Rubella campaign, you helped us
airlift our vaccines. May God bless UPDF,” she said.
The Ministry of Health is yet to roll out the third Universal Coverage Campaign for the distribution of Mosquito nets w...