7. Cancer institute receives six chemotherapy chairs worth 50 million.
As part of fulfillment of pledge made in August last year, members of the Association of Chattered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has donated to the Uganda Cancer Institute a donation of six chemotherapy chairs worth 50.4m to help patients receive their treatment.
According to Dr. Jackson Orem, the Director to Cancer Institute, the additional six chemotherapy chairs have boosted their capacity in advancing treatment to cancer patients as the chairs are used while giving infusion to patients.
The support has also increased the number of chemotherapy chairs at the cancer institute from only 20 chairs to 28.