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19:32
19:32

Injured Amuria Student Still Yearns for Justice amuria high school 1 1 Top story

URN followed the matter and discovered that the patient was discharged from Soroti Regional Referral Hospital before he could receive the required treatment and surgery.
11:43
11:43

Soroti Medics Spend Night in Police Cells RCC, Peter Pex Paak 2

The health workers were rounded up by the security teams led by the Resident City Commissioner (RCC), Peter Pex Paak and the local leaders after a tipoff from concerned residents over alleged negligence of duty by the personnel in the facility.
12:43
12:43

FGM Activists Asked to Restructure Messages to Curb Vice sebei sub-region 1 4

According to Chemutai, FGM has persisted in the communities because the messages used by the activists are no longer appealing to the communities.
12:57
12:57

Twenty New Urinary Tract Infections Treated at Soroti Hospital Daily Dr. Wilson Etolu 1 2

At Soroti Regional Referral Hospital, at least 20 patients are diagnosed with UTIs daily, according the Consultant Physician, Dr. Wilson Etolu. He says that most of the patients diagnosed with UTIs present with Lower Abdominal Pain, difficulty in passing urine among other complications.
08:23
08:23

Hawkers Intercepted in Hospital, Handed to Police Soroti Hospital 1 1

The suspects, identified as Frank Agaba, 23, from Kiruhura district, and Anastus Twesimire, 27, from Kakumiro district, were arrested for attempting to persuade patients at the hospital to purchase their herbal remedies instead of following the prescribed medications from health professionals.
11:19
11:19

Soroti Hospital Gets CT Scan Machine CT Scan services 1 1

The machines that were delivered around April this year have been mounted and assembled in one of the new buildings behind the main theatre. The installation of the CT Scan in Soroti marks the end of long travels to Mbale, more than 100 kilometers away from Soroti for the CT Scan services.
14:22
14:22

Electricity Sparks Leave Patients in Disarray in Soroti Hospital 2 3

Some of the affected patients were on life support, while others were undergoing blood transfusions and intravenous (IV) treatments. The sparks coincided with a drizzle that began around 10:00 pm on Wednesday night.
08:16
08:16

Police Given Ultimatum to Unearth Extortion Claims at Princess Diana HC1V MInistry of Health 2 1

Princess Diana HC1V charges inpatients 3,000 Shillings for a file and another 20,000 Shillings for detergents like Jik, powder soap, and toilet paper. In most cases, patient attendants are sent out to buy drugs, including gloves, needed for the treatment of their patients.
12:07
12:07

Patient Attendant Spends Days in Nurse’s Garden to Clear Medical Bills Princess Diana HC1V 2 3

Iloku, a resident of Tukum in Soroti district arrived at the facility empty- handed expecting free service from the government health unit. But on arrival, she was asked to pay for the file, which the facility gives patients at Shillings 3,000.
08:57
08:57

Soroti City Gets UGX 6.9B for Water Extension 4

Awoja Water Pumping Station currently generates 5 million liters of water per day and the upgrade will lead to an increase of 2.5 million liters and will serve more than 10,000 households in Soroti City and neighboring sub-counties
13:31
13:31

Soroti Hospital Locks Out Medical Student over Bribery Allegations 1 3

Soroti Regional Referral Hospital has vowed to block the Intern Doctor arrested over soliciting money from patients from continuing his practice in the hospital.
16:23
16:23

Intern Medic Arrested for Extorting Money from Patients Soroti West CPS 2 2

Omoya says that the hospital conducts a diabetes clinic on Fridays and it appears that the intern took the advantage to solicit money from unsuspecting patients who need services.
16:57
16:57

Businessman Hospitalized After Failing to Kill Himself in Soroti Market Soroti Main Market 2 2

Allan Onyait, a resident of Orungo Sub County in Amuria district climbed to the second floor of the new market and summersaulted to the ground but his plot was frustrated when he landed on the jerricans and was rushed to the hospital.
16:21
16:21

Gateway Passenger Died of Acute Pneumonia -Police Gateway Bus Company 1 1

The deceased passenger, identified as Oscar Ocen, was a security guard working with Saracen Security Company was traveling from Kampala to his village in Abim district when he suddenly died along the way, between Mbale and Soroti city.
16:12
16:12

Panic as Passenger Dies Aboard Gateway Bus Soroti CPS 2 1

Jimmy Owili, one of the passengers aboard the Gateway bus, says that the deceased was escorted to the park by his brother who supported him to board the bus. Owili says the passenger looked weak by the time he boarded the bus.
07:51
07:51

Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Confirmed in Soroti Dr. Wilson Etolu 1

The patient is a 41-year-old woman from Aprikila Sub County in Kaberamaido District. She was admitted to Soroti Regional Referral Hospital on Wednesday after a referral from Kaberamaido Hospital where she was taken to treat a headache and stomachache earlier in the week.
18:30
18:30

Malaria Prevalence Hits 70 Percent in Soroti Soroti district 1 3

Emmanuel Ekodeu, the Malaria Focal Point Person in the Soroti district, says that the malaria situation in Soroti is worrying. He notes that the current situation shows that there is an outbreak of malaria in the district, something he notes needs urgent attention.
12:04
12:04

10 Arrested for Vending Drugs in Teso 1 3

The operation that ended on Friday was conducted in the weekly markets of Bukedea, Soroti, Serere, Ngora, and Katakwi districts.
08:09
08:09

New Wave of Theft Hits Health Facilities in Teso MInistry of Health 1 1

In Soroti district, unknown assailants broke into Ojom HC II in Oculoi Sub County on May 2, 2022. The thugs made off with all the medical supplies in the facility. Police investigations indicate that the thieves took away 82 boxes of coartem for adults and children and other drugs, whose value hasn’t been established.
10:13
10:13

Water Crisis Hits Kaberamaido, Soroti for Weeks 1 2

In Soroti City, the water crisis climaxed over the weekend following a power outage on Friday evening. Piped water was completely cut off leaving several businesses struggling.
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