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21:53
21:53

NMS Delivers Over 93,000 COVID-19 Doses To 94 Districts 1 4

Sheila Nduhukire, the NMS Spokesperson says the agency dispatched 117,520 vaccine doses to 135 districts and their trucks have so far delivered doses to 94 districts. These districts include Kwania, Wakiso, Lamwo, Kole, Alebtong and Oyam.
20:57
20:57

Five Local Players Named in Silverbacks Squad Ahead of Afro Basket Qualifiers Mande Juruni 1 3

The Silverbacks assistant coach Mande Juruni said the local-based players have been active with their clubs in the National Basketball league.
19:54
19:54

Speaker Oulanyah In UK To Visit His Son - Chris Obore COVID-19 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah conducted several COVID-19 tests from 2nd June to 22 June before travel, and in all he emerged negative according to family sources.
19:38
19:38

President Museveni Hails Kadaga for Accepting Ministerial Job Parliament 1 2 Top story

President Museveni has hailed former Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga for being a modest person and person of humility.
19:32
19:32

Kitgum Receives Covid-19 Medical Supplies 2

The medical supplies from the Ministry of Health are Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) that include; 5,000 pieces of examination gloves, 50 pieces of plastic face shields, 5,000 pieces of surgical face masks, 50 pieces of safety goggles, 500 pieces of respiratory masks and 150 litres of hand sanitisers.
19:02
19:02

Boda Boda Riders in Gulu City Struggle to Survive During Lockdown 4 1

George Okumu, the Chairperson Nyeko Bali Kare Stage in Pece-Laroo division told URN on Wednesday that since the restrictions was imposed last week he has only been able to raise not more than Shillings 5,000 from carrying luggage.
18:50
18:50

Bundibugyo Hospital Runs Out Of PPE PPE's 2

Dr Amon Bwambale, the Acting Medical Superintendent and chairperson case management committee says that the facility has only 10 N95 masks left.
17:07
17:07

Fire Guts Rukoki HC IV, Destroys Properties, Drugs Worth Millions ART clinic 2 6

Dr. Joyfred Kayiri, the In-Charge of health center, estimates that they have lost property worth over Shillings 200million. He says the fire also destroyed other items including freezers, computers and office documents.
16:58
16:58

Now Ugandans Forge Covid-19 Positive Certificates to Beat Police Roadblocks AIGP Asan Kasingye 1 1

The Assistant inspector general of Police- AIGP Asan Kasigyire said that they have noted that the perpetrators with fake covid-19 positive certificates are presenting them to security personnel on roadblocks and in fear of being infected by the virus, the personnel gives them a go way quickly.
16:47
16:47

Kiruhura District Sets New Guidelines to Curb Spread of Foot and Mouth 6 1

Dan Mukago the LCV Chairperson Kiruhura says that if the farmers and traders adhere to the guidelines, the ban will be lifted.
16:15
16:15

IG Demands Dismissal of Bufunda Health Center Nursing Assistant 1

In her June 23rd letter, the Deputy Inspector of Government, Mariam Wangadya, says Kazibwe was convicted by the Anti-Corruption Court in Kololo on abuse of office contrary to Section 11 of the Anti-Corruption Act, 2009 and Theft of government stores contrary to Sections 254 (1) and 261of the Penal Code Act CAP 120,
16:05
16:05

Number of Journalists Covering Parliament Reduced to 30 lockdown 1

The reduction also means that only 20 media houses of the over 50 will be able to cover Parliament events.
15:58
15:58

Abok Massacre Survivors Push For Compensation 2 7

17 years later, the survivors of the massacre are still waiting for compensation from the government for what they say was its failure to protect them from the brutal attack.
15:48
15:48

Mbarara Injured Suspected Robbers Identified as One Dies in Hospital

The two suspected robbers were rushed to hospital in critical condition after being shot on Tuesday night in Rwentondo cell in Kakoba Division, Mbarara city by police. The suspects were allegedly conducting robberies under the guise of enforcing the nighttime curfew.
15:32
15:32

UPDF Impounds 12 Lorryfuls of Suspected Stolen Cows 3rd updf division 1

The 12 lorries are being held at Nakapiripirit Central Police Station where the animals are being inspected as the communities in Lorengedwat in Napak district where a recent raid was reported are being called to come and try to identify their animals.
15:17
15:17

Bulambuli, Sironko Districts Receive Second Covid-19 Vaccines 2

The vaccines were delivered on Wednesday morning by the National Medical Stores. Bulambuli District received 430 doses while Sironko 420 doses.
13:22
13:22

Create Database of Vulnerable Ugandans, Economists Tell Gov't 2 1

Such a database would be updated regularly, says Dr. Paul Corti, a researcher at Economic Policy Research Center, Makerere, a think tank.
13:21
13:21

COVID-19: Budaka Suspends Annual Leave for Health Workers

The Chief Administrative Officer, Elly Piwang, says that they decided to cancel the annual leave of medical workers because of the increased COVID-19 cases. He explains that several health workers had presented leave requests to his office for the next month, which he has rejected.
12:12
12:12

Experts Warn of Mental Health Problems During Covid-19 Second Wave MOH 4

Experts warn that patients, family members and also health workers are like to suffer from a number of mental health problems such as anxiety and even mild depression due to the high number of cases, deaths
12:03
12:03

COVID-19: Budaka, Tororo Districts Suspend Annual Leave For Health Workers

According to the district officials, all health workers on leave are supposed to report back to help reinforce the existing personnel in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic.
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