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19:32
19:32

Injured Amuria Student Still Yearns for Justice amuria high school 1 1 Top story

URN followed the matter and discovered that the patient was discharged from Soroti Regional Referral Hospital before he could receive the required treatment and surgery.
09:45
09:45

Operations Against Illegal Health Facilities in Teso Hits Snag MInistry of Health 2 3

In most of the facilities visited, the practitioners either run away or lock themselves inside the houses they operate in until the officers withdraw.
11:43
11:43

Soroti Medics Spend Night in Police Cells RCC, Peter Pex Paak 2

The health workers were rounded up by the security teams led by the Resident City Commissioner (RCC), Peter Pex Paak and the local leaders after a tipoff from concerned residents over alleged negligence of duty by the personnel in the facility.
11:49
11:49

Animal Quarantine Imposed in Kumi, Bukedea 1

The Commissioner of Animal Health at MAAIF, Dr. Anna Rose Ademun says that the movement of cattle, goats, sheep, pigs and their products and by- products has been restricted to and from Kumi and Bukedea districts until further notice.
07:28
07:28

Speaker Among Opens Multi- Million Teaching Hospital, Offers Free Treatment to Voters Soroti- Mbale Road 1 1

Among also told her newly recruited healthcare team to offer professional services as they render their services to the community, which is also her constituency. "Do your work with diligence and bring good results. Give a smile to the patients and treat them with respect and humility because a good smile is the starting point of healing," she said.
12:43
12:43

FGM Activists Asked to Restructure Messages to Curb Vice sebei sub-region 4 1

According to Chemutai, FGM has persisted in the communities because the messages used by the activists are no longer appealing to the communities.
12:57
12:57

Twenty New Urinary Tract Infections Treated at Soroti Hospital Daily Dr. Wilson Etolu 1 2

At Soroti Regional Referral Hospital, at least 20 patients are diagnosed with UTIs daily, according the Consultant Physician, Dr. Wilson Etolu. He says that most of the patients diagnosed with UTIs present with Lower Abdominal Pain, difficulty in passing urine among other complications.
09:42
09:42

Serere Undertakes Survey to Curb Malaria Upsurge Dr. Daniel Ogwal 1 2

According to the Serere Acting District Health Officer (DHO), Dr. Daniel Ogwal, six out of every 10 patients tested for malaria turns positive across most health facilities in the district, doubling the national malaria average burden of three out of 10 people testing positive to the disease.
08:23
08:23

Hawkers Intercepted in Hospital, Handed to Police Soroti Hospital 1 1

The suspects, identified as Frank Agaba, 23, from Kiruhura district, and Anastus Twesimire, 27, from Kakumiro district, were arrested for attempting to persuade patients at the hospital to purchase their herbal remedies instead of following the prescribed medications from health professionals.
11:12
11:12

Kapelebyong Residents Turn to Kitchen Gardening to Fight Malnutrition food and nutrition 1 2

Cecilia Amoding of Acilakide Women Farmers’ Group says that most of the families have suffered cases of malnutrition because of the poor feeding habits and lack of access to the markets where vegetables are sold. She says that the introduction of kitchen gardens has helped the communities in the district to access food dietary and money when they sell excesses of their produce.
11:19
11:19

Soroti Hospital Gets CT Scan Machine CT Scan services 1 1

The machines that were delivered around April this year have been mounted and assembled in one of the new buildings behind the main theatre. The installation of the CT Scan in Soroti marks the end of long travels to Mbale, more than 100 kilometers away from Soroti for the CT Scan services.
14:22
14:22

Electricity Sparks Leave Patients in Disarray in Soroti Hospital 2 3

Some of the affected patients were on life support, while others were undergoing blood transfusions and intravenous (IV) treatments. The sparks coincided with a drizzle that began around 10:00 pm on Wednesday night.
08:16
08:16

Police Given Ultimatum to Unearth Extortion Claims at Princess Diana HC1V MInistry of Health 2 1

Princess Diana HC1V charges inpatients 3,000 Shillings for a file and another 20,000 Shillings for detergents like Jik, powder soap, and toilet paper. In most cases, patient attendants are sent out to buy drugs, including gloves, needed for the treatment of their patients.
12:07
12:07

Patient Attendant Spends Days in Nurse’s Garden to Clear Medical Bills Princess Diana HC1V 2 3

Iloku, a resident of Tukum in Soroti district arrived at the facility empty- handed expecting free service from the government health unit. But on arrival, she was asked to pay for the file, which the facility gives patients at Shillings 3,000.
16:23
16:23

Intern Medic Arrested for Extorting Money from Patients Soroti West CPS 2 2

Omoya says that the hospital conducts a diabetes clinic on Fridays and it appears that the intern took the advantage to solicit money from unsuspecting patients who need services.
09:33
09:33

Kapelebyong Reviews Security Measures to Curb Theft in Health Facilities teso sub region 1

Emmanuel Opio, the Kapelebyong District Communications Officer says that the district security committee has resolved to keep most of the drugs meant for HC2s and HC3s at the district headquarters until the security situation is fully addressed. 48M. The facilities raided were Nyada HC2 in Kapelebyong sub- county, Angerepo HC2 and Ajeleik HC2- all located in Acowa Sub County.
16:57
16:57

Businessman Hospitalized After Failing to Kill Himself in Soroti Market Soroti Main Market 2 2

Allan Onyait, a resident of Orungo Sub County in Amuria district climbed to the second floor of the new market and summersaulted to the ground but his plot was frustrated when he landed on the jerricans and was rushed to the hospital.
16:21
16:21

Gateway Passenger Died of Acute Pneumonia -Police Gateway Bus Company 1 1

The deceased passenger, identified as Oscar Ocen, was a security guard working with Saracen Security Company was traveling from Kampala to his village in Abim district when he suddenly died along the way, between Mbale and Soroti city.
16:12
16:12

Panic as Passenger Dies Aboard Gateway Bus Soroti CPS 1 2

Jimmy Owili, one of the passengers aboard the Gateway bus, says that the deceased was escorted to the park by his brother who supported him to board the bus. Owili says the passenger looked weak by the time he boarded the bus.
10:17
10:17

Kumi Leaders Want Defilers Named, Shamed to Fight Teenage Pregnancies Action Aid Uganda 2 4

Christine Apolot, the Kumi District Woman Member of Parliament, says that most of the girls have been spoilt by men in responsible positions in the district and Boda- boda cyclists.
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