Uganda-made Covid vaccine will be ready soon, says President Museveni

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni.

Photo credit: Badru Katumba | AFP

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  • The President also touted a possible breakthrough in highly effective Uganda-made Covid-19 therapeutics. 

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni Friday said his country's production of a more effective Covid-19 vaccine was nearing an advanced stage, as infections continued to surge, with government hospitals and medics overwhelmed.

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