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14:41
14:41

Consecration of Nebbi Catholic Bishop Cancelled 1 2

Monsignor Emmanuel Udaga the Diocesan Administrator Nebbi Catholic Diocese said that due to the second wave of Covid19, the Consecration and installation of the new Bishop has been postponed indefinitely. He asked the Christians to remain faithful and prayerful.
12:01
12:01

NDA Intensifies Operation Against Theft of Government Drugs, Arrests Two in Nebbi 3 2

In an eleven day’s operations that was concluded over the weekend covering nine districts in the region, NDA inspectors inspected 434 drugs outlets. The team recovered 171boxes of assorted government and prohibited drugs estimated at over Shillings 42million and are currently lying in the NDA offices in Arua.
12:18
12:18

Lack of Ambulance Service in Nebbi Hindering Referral of Covid-19 Patients 3 2

Nebbi General Hospital currently relies on the local government vehicles including that of the LCV Chairman and Resident District Commissioner to refer Covid19 patients to Arua regional referral hospital.
18:15
18:15

Police Halts Uganda-DRC Movement over Ebola Threat 1

Asuman Mugenyi, the Director Operations Uganda Police says Ugandan citizens who have relatives and friends in the DR Congo should not allow them to travel to Nebbi.
11:39
11:39

Health Ministry Roles Out Mass Cholera Vaccination in Nebbi 3 1 Top story

According to Dr. Oryema, the mass cholera vaccination campaign targets people from 1 year and above. He says under the campaign they will also install chlorine dispensers at landing sites, which are prune to cholera to provide clean and safe water to residents.
12:00
12:00

Pneumonic Plague Claims One in Zombo 1

Charles Munguriek, the Warr Sub County LC3 chairperson, says the admitted woman is under close supervision by health workers.
11:08
11:08

Water Shortage Hits 6 Villages in Nebbi

Grace Onim, a resident of Munduriema village says she has gone without water for the past one week. She says that she treks up to 4kms every day to the nearest water source which they share with grazing livestock.
07:47
07:47

Nebbi District Chairman Succumbs to Accident Injuries 1

It was reported that the vehicle registration number UG332O in which he was travelling swerved off the road and hit a tree in the newly created Pakwach district on Friday. The chairperson was traveling to Kucwiny Sub County Nebbi district for the routine inspection of schools when the tragedy occurred.
18:51
18:51

Nebbi Hospital Motorcycles Stolen 1

Dr Justine Okwaimungu, the Medical Superintendent, says that one motorcycle was stolen early this year, while the two were stolen three weeks ago from the hospital parking yard.
11:17
11:17

HIV Prevalence in Nebbi Hits 7.2 percent

Henry Lulu, the West Nile regional manager Aids Information center attributes the escalation in infections to the reckless lives led by fishing communities in Panyimur. He calls on government to come up with programs targeting fishing communities around the country.
06:57
06:57

Nebbi Town Council Threatens to Close Lodges Over Poor Condom Disposal condoms

Festo Thugitho, the Acting town clerk Nebbi town council says they have started imposing fines on some lodges but if they don't improve they will be left with no option but to withdraw their operational license.
18:53
18:53

Hepatitis B: Nebbi Residents Decry High Testing Cost

Testing for Hepatitis B at Nebbi main hospital costs UGX 5000 and in private clinics between UGX 10,000 and 15,000.
12:47
12:47

Nebbi Hospital in Water Crisis

Dr. Charles Kennedy Kissa, the medical superintendent Nebbi Hospital says they have been grappling with the water crisis since the water valve broken down because they don't have funds to buy a new one.
09:46
09:46

New Business Initiative Raises Hope for Reformed Sex Workers boda boda riders 1

This initiative by Total E&P Uganda is geared towards accelerating the fight against HIV through creating awareness and provision of life skills training to sex workers, boda boda riders and youth in Pakwach town council, Nebbi district.
10:01
10:01

Patients Share Single Ward at Pamenya Health Center nebbi

Mark Tivu, the Nebbi Deputy Chief Administrative Officer concurs with the councillor and patients on the need to construct a new ward.
15:05
15:05

Fresh Cholera Outbreak Claims 5 in Nebbi

At least four people have been confirmed dead and 44 others admitted in the various health centers following the resurgence of the disease in Panyimur Sub County in Nebbi district.
16:59
16:59

Community Dispute Stalls Operationalization of Nebbi Health Center

As a result of the dispute, residents have failed to form the Health Center Management Committee to oversee the operations of the health center.
11:43
11:43

Health Centre closed over land wrangle

The health center was closed by residents last year following a dispute on the land hosting the unit.
18:28
18:28

Nebbi DHO: Deaths due to dysentery, not Ebola ebola in uganda

The Nebbi District Health Officer Dr Oryema Jakor has clarified that the couple whose deaths on Monday sparked an Ebola scare in the district could have died of dysentery and not the deadly disease now reported in Kibaale district.
09:49
09:49

Nebbi Hospital in TB Drug Stockout

Reports from Nebbi Hospital show that the hospital ran out of TB drugs three months ago.
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