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09:16
09:16

Three Kiboga Hospital Staff Arrested For Selling Gov't Drugs people 4 1

The Hospital staff were nabbed on Friday evening on the orders of the parliamentary committee on Health Headed by DR Micheal Bukenya during an Impromptu visit at the Health facility to Monitor health service delivery.
08:52
08:52

Luweero Health Center IV in Power Blackout Over Unpaid Bills district 4 1

According to Mulwana, they only have Shillings 2 million, which they intend to use to hire a technician to tap solar energy from eye clinic run by German partners.
10:39
10:39

Demand for Flu Vaccines on the Increase health center 3

Otoori explains that the shots are taken on annual basis because every year, a new vaccine is manufactured depending on the new strains of flu that might be affecting people during a certain part of the year.
12:07
12:07

Mbale District Registers Low Turn up for HPV 2 Vaccine people 4

However, only 21,292 girls of the 92,000 returned for the second dose of vaccine meaning that over 7000 girls didnt show up. Ayub Madoi, the Mbale District Assistant Health Officer, says for maximum protection each girl is supposed to receive 2 doses.
11:11
11:11

Over 100 Children Join Prostitution in Migyera Town uganda 1 1 Top story

Godfrey Kabogoza, the Migyera town council LC 3 Chairperson, says their hands are tied, arguing that there is no way they can block the minors from joining the trade without addressing reasons why they leave their homes.
11:37
11:37

Expectant Mothers Pin Health Workers for Extortion resident

Kasifa Gudoyi, another mother, says many mothers are left without option but to run to TBAs who charge them Shillings 1000 since they cant afford the money demanded by the health workers.
07:51
07:51

Health Workers Absenteeism Drops to 11.9 Percent district 4 1 Top story

Dr. Vicent Oketcho, the Chief of Party of IntraHealth International - Uganda, discloses that in some districts such as Iganga, local leaders went further to use the attendance records to make administrative decisions including payment of salaries based on the number of days worked.
07:01
07:01

NDA Cracks Whip on Unlicensed Pharmacies in Kasese village 3 1 Top story

Emmanuel Umirambe, the Inspector of Drugs at National Drug Authority, says they closed the two pharmacies in an operation aimed at clamping down on pharmacies and drug shops operating without the requisite requirements.
13:09
13:09

Japan Donates Ambulance to Kisoro Hospital uganda 1

He explained that the donation was in response to frequent pleas by Kisoro district authorities over transport shortfalls at the hospital.
08:01
08:01

Bickering Threatens HIV Fight in Kalangala district 3 1

Emmanuel Kayanja, the chairperson of one of the organizations, says the infighting has led to mistrust among patients and civil society organizations.
11:16
11:16

Jiggers Infestation Reported in Rubanda District resident 4 1 Top story

Epaphras Ntamusore, a resident of Nyakabungo village in Kashasha parish, says the jigger infestation in the area started in 2015 but the situation worsened this year.
10:15
10:15

LC 3 Chairman Remanded for Flouting Quarantine resident

The trio was charged with three counts including inciting violence and negligence likely to spread an infectious disease. The suspects pleaded not guilty to the charged and applied for bail through their lawyers of Turinawe and Kamba Co advocates led by Hassan Kamba, which was denied by the magistrate.
13:39
13:39

Video Game Addiction A Mental Health Disorder- WHO treatment 1

Although a small percentage of people across the world deal with this disorder, the World Health Organisation says that the number suffering from this mental health condition is enough to study the behavioural pattern and create a treatment program.
13:59
13:59

Naguru Hospital Asks Govt for More Funding ministry of health 2 1 Top story

Dr. Batiibwe says they are unable to use their current budget to put up more buildings.
14:45
14:45

Health Center In Charge Wanted Over Theft of Drugs resident 1

Muniru Kotachi, who operates a shop opposite the main gate of Budadiri Health Centre IV, says he became suspicious when he noticed several boxes on the double cabin of the Dr. Chebet as he drove out at 6am.
12:52
12:52

Embattled Moroto Hospital Director Reinstated, Transferred ministry of health 1 Top story

Dr. Atwine interdicted Dr. Nyeko on March 30th, 2018 for alleged embezzlement and misappropriation of over Shillings 50 million meant for the maintenance of the regional workshop in the financial year 2015/16.
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