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Update on Two Day Medical Check-up

The medical check-up for HIV, Diabetes and eye testing was held on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th June for the local community.  The only advertising for the medical check-up was through the various church services and by word of mouth. Denis Nkwasibwe, our Project Manager and Senior Laboratory Technician estimated that we would have approximately one hundred and…
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Kashekuro 2017 Blog Day 15 Back in Kampala

After our long drive yesterday we were able to have an easy morning, Stephen picked us up at 10 o'clock for our 'Tour of the City & Shopping'. The team saw a few sights of the Kampala city centre before we went shopping at the African Village. The traffic was horrendous, Stephen makes it so…
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Kashekuro 2017 Blog Day 14 Kampala Bound

It is 8.06am and the team's back on our trusty green bus and passing through the Mweya and Safari Gates for the last time, well for this trip anyway. We said goodbye to Tahlia and Bonny at Ishaka as they head further south for the gorilla trek and we will see them back at the…
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Kashekuro 2017 Blog Day 13 on Safari

Unfortunately, we were unable to blog yesterday because we simply ran out of time and energy after a very long and full day. An early rise and breakfast before leaving Kashekuro set us on the road for a 3 hour plus bus trip to Queen Elizabeth National Park over a very rough "highway". The road…
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