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Mar 2021 8 results
18:42
18:42

Two Health Workers Arrested in Agago over Alleged Theft of Drugs

Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson Jimmy Patrick Okema says preliminary investigation indicates that essential drugs estimated to cost shillings 5 million were stolen from the health Facility.
18:29
18:29

Parliament Blocks Gov’t Move to Withdraw Health Insurance Bill 1 5

Robinah Nabbanja, the State Minister for Health announced that the government was withdrawing the bill, moments after the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga called for its second reading this afternoon. The Bill was first tabled before parliament for consideration in August 2019.
16:13
16:13

Schools With Multiple UNEB Centres Flout Covid-19 SOPs PLE 2020 1 3

According to schools that URN visited, schools like St Joseph’s Nansana and Sam Iga Memorial School and St Stephen’s Church of Uganda Primary School found it hard to adhere to Standard Operating Procedures due to lack of adequate space.
15:59
15:59

Strange Disease Kills Hundreds of Birds in Omoro Bobi Sub County 1 2

Albino Ogwang, one of the affected farmers in Aremo says he has lost up to 102 hens, which he expected to earn him Shillings 5 million.
14:05
14:05

300 Health Workers in Bundibugyo Get Covid-19 Jab 3

Dr Christopher Kiyita, the District Health Officer-DHO, says that 600 health workers in public and private health facilities across the district had registered for vaccination.
13:10
13:10

Mulago Denies Ignoring Conjoined Twins Who Needed Emergency Care 2

But, despite what was visibly a case of a medical emergency, the family says they were ignored by the medics and Mulago, forcing them to return to Soroti Regional Referral Hospital on Wednesday.
12:53
12:53

50-Year-Olds to Start Getting COVID-19 Jabs

According to data from the health ministry, over 3, 000,000 are registered in this age group. During this round vaccination, persons aged 18 and above who suffer from co-morbidities like; asthma, diabetes,high blood pressure can also go and get their jabs.
10:59
10:59

Arua Hospital Ambulance Disappears from Parking Yard 1 2 Top story

Dr. Gilbert Aniku, the Deputy Director of Arua Regional Referral Hospital has confirmed the disappearance of the Ambulance but declined to divulge details.
Mar 2021 8 results