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Apr 2020 8 results
17:23
17:23

Soroti Stuck with Over 100 Street Children COVID-2019 pandemic 1 3

Amos Oluka Adutu, the Soroti District Probation Officer, says only a handful of partners dealing with street children are on the ground.
16:52
16:52

Lack of Medical Equipment Affecting Management of COVID-19 in Lango COVID_ 19 1 4

Most isolation centres are lacking basic medical necessities like gloves and face masks.
16:07
16:07

Man Kills Own Father Over UGX6000

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, told URN that they are currently hunting for the suspect who fled the scene after the incident.
12:01
12:01

Mother Stranded with Child's Body in Mulago Hospital 2 3

But the mother identified as Jenifer Muhai, a resident of Nawuyo, Mbale District says she has no means of transport to take the body home amidst a ban on public transport announced as one of the measures to control the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).
11:51
11:51

Mbale Covid19 Task Force Shelters Street Kids at CRO Sports Facility 5 1

Lillian Nakaweesi, the Mbale Deputy Resident District Commissioner who also chairs the District Covid19 Task Force, says are working in collaboration with Devoted Youth at Work in Africa, a nongovernmental organisation to quarantine over 400 street children.
11:25
11:25

School Closures Expose Startling Disparities in Digital Learning Digital solutions 1 Top story

In Uganda, where more than 15 million learners were affected by the lockdown, nearly 90 per cent do not have household computers while 82 per cent are unable to get online. Similar figures cut across the entire sub-Saharan Africa region, according to figures compiled by the Teacher Task Force, an international alliance coordinated by UNESCO, using data from the UN agency’s Institute for Statistics and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
11:17
11:17

Mbale Based Radio Station Suspends Staff Citing Covid19 Lockdown 1

“You are advised to stay in your homes to avoid the deadly infection of Covid19. You may use this time to focus on your other personal productive activities as we wait,” the letter reads.
08:03
08:03

Rwebikona Market Reopened Food Vendors 3 3

The market was closed by the District COVID -19 Task Force last week for failing to implement the health guidelines and presidential directives put in place to fight the spread of Corona Virus.
Apr 2020 8 results