Abdulaziz Tugume

Abdulaziz Tugume is an epidemiologist and public health specialist with over 8 years of experience in public health practice, majorly in infectious diseases emergency preparedness and response, outbreak investigations, Research, Project management, and partner coordination. He worked for Uganda’s Ministry of Health as a Technical Assistant on the immunization data quality improvement project, as an […]

Charles Ugochukwu Ibeneme

Prior to joining Africa CDC, Charles Ugochukwu Ibeneme has served for about 10 years in different capacities within the scope of public health with vast experience in Health System Strengthening, Immunization, Diseases Surveillance, and Outbreak Management. His last assignment was as an Interim National Coordinator, Africa CDC Saving Lives and Livelihood Programme in Kenya from […]

Chika Collette Ukenedo

After the declaration of COVID-19 as an outbreak, Chika an Event-based Epidemiological Analyst is working tirelessly to provide up-to-date COVID-19 case counts and vaccination data through monitoring, tracking, analyzing and generating visuals from epidemiological data to interpret trends to inform response efforts and to help support coordination and decision making for informed action. She proposes […]

Yahya Kandeh

Mr Yahya Kandeh is a public health officer with more than eight years of work experience in public health, project management, water hygiene, and sanitation. He currently serves as a Public Health Fellow at Africa CDC Southern Africa RCC, where he supports strategic planning and provides technical assistance to Member States on disease surveillance and […]