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16:21
16:21

NDA Impounds Drugs, Closes 167 Drug Shops in Greater Luwero 2 2

The drug shops were found operating without licenses, employing unqualified staff, clinics illegally operating drug shops and others operated in unconducive buildings.
13:21
13:21

Bars Threaten Efforts to Sustain Luwero's COVID-19 Success Story 4 1

Luwero District Health Officer Dr Innocent Nkonwa says that the district has for the third week recorded no new COVID-19 infections, a trend attributed to both national and local measures aimed at containing the disease. Before this, Luwero district had recorded 580 cumulative cases of COVID-19 and 33 deaths.
03:17
03:17

Luwero Chairman, DHO Disagree Over Ugx 249M COVID-19 Cash COVID 19 2 1

Kibirango explains that the money was released by the office of the Chief Administrative Officer and deposited on private accounts of health workers which may put it a risk of embezzlement .
06:55
06:55

Luwero Registers High Uptake of Contraceptives Among Teenagers religious leaders 1 4

Doctor Innocent Nkonwa the Luwero District Health Officer says that the district data clearly indicate that teenagers are sexually active and some are already seeking contraceptives without knowledge of their parents.
07:26
07:26

Luwero District Starts Campaign to Promote Female Condoms lubricants 5 1

Dr Innocent Nkonwa the Luwero District Health Officer says that they have started a campaign to sensitize the women about the use of the female condoms and ensure they are available across health centers.
14:21
14:21

Luwero District Registers Increase In TB Treatment Success Rate 1 2

Bagonza says that the TB success rates are important in reducing the spread of the disease, deaths and developing multi-resistant drug TB.
08:29
08:29

Families Battle Malaria As Cases Surge In Luwero District mosquito nets 1 3 Top story

Nusurah Nalwoga, a resident of Kigombe village in Luwero sub-county, says that six of her grandchildren contracted malaria disease and those of them are still on malaria treatment.
10:59
10:59

More Mothers Delivering from Health Centres in Luwero District MInistry of Health 5 1

The Ministry of Health rolled out the Result Based Financing (RBF) project in Luwero district in 2019, with an aim of improving Reproductive, Maternal and Child health. And the Ministry has injected 1.16 billion Shillings into the project to enable mothers to benefit from a package of high quality and cost-effective interventions.
21:36
21:36

Fistula Cases Could Surge as More Teens Join Motherhood -Gynecologists Teenage Pregnancies 1 5

The medical condition comes as a result of a hole created between the birth canal and bladder and the rectum, caused by prolonged, obstructed labour. It leaves women leaking urine, faeces or both, and often leads to chronic medical problems, depression, social isolation and deepening poverty.
11:36
11:36

Opening of Coffins Containing Bodies of COVID-19 Victims Worries Nakasongola, Luwero Officials 1 2 Top story

At least four cases of mourners opening coffins of the COVID-19 victims have been reported in both districts.
20:18
20:18

Luwero Hospital Administrators Ask District To Lift Suspension On Private Wing health services 1 2 Top story

On Tuesday, Dr. Innocent Nkonwa, the Medical Superintendent of Luwero Hospital described the decision by the council as rushed and unfair in a meeting with the LC V Chairperson, Erastus Kibirango and District Speaker, Abdul Mazinga among other Executive Committee members.
16:22
16:22

Districts Struggle to Control Spread of COVID 19 Among Health Workers Mukono Hospital 3 2

The District Health Officials say some health workers have contracted the virus at their places of work over lack of Personal Protective Gears and failure to observe Standard Operating Procedures while mingling with patients as well as people outside the health centres.
07:49
07:49

Markets in Luwero Relax SOPs Amidst Surge in COVID 19 Cases 1 4

Several traders operate with no masks whereas others wear them below the chins while some handwashing facilities operate without soap.
12:41
12:41

Luwero District Installs Biometric Timers to Fight Absenteeism in Health Centres 1 5

Dr Innocent Nkonwa, the Luwero District Health Officer says that to fight absenteeism, each staff at the Health Centers and at Luwero Hospital will be required to check in on arrival and also check out after work. He adds that the timer will delete the names of those who check-in and leave work without checking out and be counted as absent on that day.
02:45
02:45

Persons Seeking Travel Permits To Burials, Farms Overwhelm RDCs In Greater Luweero COVID 19 2

Nayebare Kyamuzigita, the Nakaseke RDC says that he receives up to 100 people daily applying for permits to travel to other districts to attend burials but he rejects them.
13:04
13:04

Luwero Reopens Two Isolation Centers As COVID- 19 Cases Surge COVID 19 2 1

Dr. Innocent Nkonwa the Luwero District Health Officer says that the two centers have been reopened to admit patients of COVID 19 as the cases surge.
16:29
16:29

Luwero RDC Suspends Handling Land Disputes Over Surge in COVID-19 Cases land cases 1 2

Rose Birungi the Luwero Resident District Commissioner says that her office has stopped receiving and handing the land disputes to avoid the spread of COVID 19.
11:11
11:11

Operations of Luwero Hospital Private Wing Suspended over Extortion abuse 5 1

Ronald Ndawula the Luwero LCV Chairperson says that he has received numerous complaints from residents that those without money can’t access services yet the facility is primarily a public hospital.
08:04
08:04

Officials Condemn Misinformation as COVID-19 Vaccination Kicks Off in Luwero Ministry of Health 2 3

The Luwero Resident District Commissioners Rose Birungi, her deputy Mariam Nalubega Sseguya and District Vice Chairperson Joseph Serugo among other officials were the first the COVID 19 jabs so as to encourage health workers as well as general public to embrace the exercise.
18:50
18:50

COVID- 19 Vaccination in Greater Luwero to Start On Monday 1

Florence Namuyanja the Officer In Charge of Vaccination Exercise in Luwero district says that atleast 1,174 health workers from both government and private health workers are listed to benefit first in the vaccination.
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