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20:03

Cabinet Approves New National Population Policy 1 3 Top story

Cabinet’s approval of the policy comes at the same time when the United National Fund for Population, (UNFPA) and the government of Uganda were launching the UNFPA UGANDA 9th Country Programme (2021-2025)
18:01
18:01

TASO Enrolls Back 200 on ART Treatment in Gulu Deaths 1 1

Michael Ochwoo, the Centre Manager for TASO Gulu says several persons living with HIV who could not afford transport at the time of the lockdown were forced to abandon treatment.
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17:30

Luwero Women Shun Free Cancer Screening Services Luwero Hospital 5 1

Mariam Najjuko, a resident of Kizito zone in Luwero town council, says that she has attended two awareness campaigns for cervical cancer screening but she is yet to go for it.
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17:13

Kumi District Unable to Account for 700 Teen Pregnancies Cases of Defilement 1 2

Sr. Suzan Okwakol, the Assistant District Health Officer, who doubles as the in charge of Maternal and Child Health in Kumi, says they registered more than 1,900 teenage pregnancies between January and September, 2020 at different heath facilities across the district.
14:23
14:23

32 Test Positive for Hepatitis B in Rubanda, Kabale Districts 4

The Rubanda District Health Officer, Dr. Abdon Birungi, says the 26 people who tested positive for the virus are part of about 12000 people who have been screened in the district since mid-last month.
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Covid-19: Ntungamo Municipality Health Centre Closed After Staff Test Positive 1 1

Dr. Richard Bakamuturaki, the District Health Officer, says Ntungamo has got seven community cases; three local government staff and four security personnel
07:28
07:28

Lira Regional Referral Hospital X- Ray Unit Closed Over Radiation Leakage Ministry of Health

A source at the facility told URN that the X-ray unit was closed on October 15th, 2020 because the radiation from the X-ray machine was exposing the operators to danger.
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