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22:31
22:31

Uganda Records 14 New COVID -19 Deaths as Daily Cases Rise COVID-19 pandemic

The new deaths announced by the MOH on Friday night are the highest to ever be recorded in one day.
18:33
18:33

Health Workers in Jinja Trained in Prevention of NCDs project 2 3

Health workers were tipped on rallying their clients to exercise at least four times a week to minimize the risk of acquiring NCDs.
18:12
18:12

Kabale District Headquarters Closed for Disinfection 2 2

Edmond Ntimba, the Chief Administrative Officer issued the directive on Friday, adding that the offices will remain closed until Tuesday. He also directed that all district staff undergo a mandatory Covid-19 test.
17:14
17:14

Gulu Regional Hospital Yet to Install ICU Beds 2 1

Dr Paska Apiyo, the Deputy Director of the Hospital and in-charge of the COVID-19 Treatment Unit revealed says that the absence of the beds has made it difficult for effective care delivery to critically ill patients at the facility.
16:48
16:48

Health Ministry to Distribute 6.5 Million Mosquito Nets in Second Phase

A total of 27 million nets are to be distributed during the exercise this year at a cost of 445 billion shillings (USD 120 million). This time round, persons found guilty of abusing the nets will be liable to a short prison sentence or a monetary fine
16:16
16:16

Amuru Residents Struggle to Access Health Services Atoro Locals

The most affected area is Atoro where more than 300 residents are forced to travel for at least 92-kilo meters to Otwee health centre III or sail across River Nile and travel at least 15km to access Wadilai health center III in Nebbi district.
12:20
12:20

Kaliisa Mourners in Fatal Accident 1

According to eyewitnesses, the driver was trying to save a motorcyclist riding on the wrong side of the road when he lost control and hit an eclectic pole.
11:44
11:44

Kabarole District Staff to Undergo Self-Quarantine social distancing

According to Brian Kisembo, the Incident Manager for COVID-19 in Kabarole, the total of confirmed cases in the district now stands at six.
10:41
10:41

Cases of Premature Babies Overwhelm Kakuuto HCIV Brick by Brick 2 5

An average of 20 premature babies and children with jaundice, a condition that causes yellowing of the skin and eyes is born every month compared to the previous years when the number was less than than 15 cases.
10:40
10:40

Heavy Rains Destroy Pit Latrines in Gulu City Gulu City Council 2 1

Some of the pit latrines are filled with water while some had their roofs blown off by heavy rains. The lack of toilets has forced many residents to ease themselves in polythene bags and buckets and dispose of the waste in drainage channels and on the streets.
08:51
08:51

Mandatory COVID-19 Test for All Mityana District Staff 2

The area Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Isha Ntumwa says that all staff members have been instructed to carry out a mandatory test for the pandemic upon which the district task force will decide whether its necessary to close the facility.
06:52
06:52

Comboni Priests Burial Restricted to only 70 Mourners Archdiocese of Gulu 1

The deceased are Brother Benito Ricci, a former Treasurer for the Archdiocese of Gulu, a resident of Layibi in Gulu West Division and Fr. Jesus Aranda who was working in Palorinya Refugee Camp in Moyo District.
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