The benefiting facilities are Kasese Community Health and Education Foundation and Bwindi Community Hospital in Kanungu District. Each of them will receive a consignment of personal protective Equipment-PPE’s, patient monitoring systems, and oxygen consecrators, among others.
Although Kampala and Wakiso districts remain the epicentre of COVID-19, there is concern that people outside Kampala and its Metropolitan have discarded all protocols are returned to pre-covid lifestyles. many of which had been banned. Many are seen in public spaces with no facemasks and are attending events with huge crows, even though the government limited the gatherings to only 20 people.
The decision was based on the need to maintain a constant flow of medical personnel to health facilities that heavily rely on intern doctors and nurses, especially at a time when the country is struggling to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
Muhammad Makumbi Ssengooba, the headteacher Kisasi College says the school is admitting both Senior One and Five students physically. Makumbi explains that when public transport resumed, they started admitting the students on a physical basis with an admission fee of 50,000 for both levels.
The ICT and National Guidance Minister, Dr Chris Baryomunsi notes that authorities in the concerned ministries are currently locked in a meeting to look for possible solutions and strategies that might inform the reopening.
He says that 50 of the 120 arcades also don't have water in toilets while in some cases have faulty water lines, some toilets don't have doors, are congested with steps turned into selling points and have also termed underground parking lots into selling points.
According to the proposal, the municipality will relinquish the responsibility for garbage handling to the private firms whose services will have to be directly paid for by the residents that wish to have their waste collected.
A 13-year-old girl was among the people whose lives were lost to alcohol over the last two weeks, sparking public outcry about the dangers of alcohol consumption to the community in Karenga. The other incident involved a couple, suspected to have taken excessive alcohol leading to the death of the wife and the husband in one day.
Jamir Ssekyondwa, a resident of Kabunyata Trading Centre in Kamira Sub-County, Luwero district first appeared in court on Thursday, July 15, 2021, before Luwero Chief Magistrate Samuel Munobe. He was charged with offensive communication contrary to section 25 of the Computer Misuse Act, 2011.
The land in question was gazetted as East Madi Game Reserve under Zoka Forest in 2012 by the Adjumani District Council, a decision that sparked a border dispute between Adjumani district in West Nile and Amuru district in Acholi, as communities in Amuru argued that the land, which was declared a wildlife reserve is their ancestral land.
Abdullah Wakubona, a resident of Kyanja, in Nakawa Division says he was intercepted minutes to 7 pm about a week ago. Within a moment, he recalls that he was beaten up by combined security teams of Field Force and Local Defence Units personnel from Kyanja Police Station who were deployed to enforce nighttime curfew guidelines.