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12:05
12:05

Lyantonde Registers Decline in HIV Prevalence 1 3

According to Dr. Moses Nkanika, the Lyantonde District Health Officer, the prevalence rate reduced from 11.6% in 2018 to 9.5% to date.
15:51
15:51

Lyantonde Health Workers Face Probe for Refusing to Take COVID-19 Vaccine 1 3

Catherine Kamwin, the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner who heads the task force, says they were perturbed to learn that the people who administer the Covid vaccine jabs aren’t vaccinated.
10:58
10:58

Delayed Release of Funds Cripples Management of Home-based Care Patients In Lyantonde 5 1

Catherine Kamwiine, the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner, says that the task force is stranded due to a lack of funds. She adds that they may lose the fight against the pandemic without funds to run different operations mainly testing and follow-up on patients in hard-to-reach communities.
14:58
14:58

Kalungu Family Exhumes Remains of Man Buried 100-Years Ago 3

It is said that Paul Kivumagana died from a strange ailment in 1921 and his body was buried in the hospital cemetery after failing to trace his family members. But the family now says that the spirit of the deceased is haunting them, as he demands a decent burial.
07:43
07:43

FMD Outbreak: 50,000 Cows, 15,000 Goats Vaccinated In Lyantonde 1 4 Top story

Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantonde District Veterinary Officer-DVO, says that they have vaccinated animals on several farms in Kanshagama, which was the most affected. The FMD resurgence found the vaccination campaign ongoing prompting the veterinary officers to expedite the exercise.
08:24
08:24

10 Arrested For Flouting FMD Directives In Lyantonde 3

According to Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantodne District Veterinary Officer, some were selling cows and goats while others slaughtered and secretly sold meat to residents amid quarantine.
16:06
16:06

FMD Resurgence Leaves Lyantonde Meat Consumers, Dealers Stranded 1 2 Top story

According to Dr. Ronald Bameka, the District Veterinary Officer (DVO), more than 500 animals especially cows and goats are infected adding that they decided to close all beef, mutton, goat’s meat butcheries, pork joints and meat-roasting stalls and cattle markets to control the spread.
18:41
18:41

Lyantonde Registers First Covid-19 Cases self isolation 1 1

Dr Moses Nkanika, the District Health Officer, says that the five cases are asymptomatic and are being isolated and monitored from their homes.
20:10
20:10

Fatal Accident in Rakai Claims Two Lives Police 1

The deceased have been identified as Christopher Ssentumbwe 16, a resident of Gayaza village in Kasaali town council and Ignatius Kangave Mutaawe, 12, of Buterere village in Rakai town council.
07:57
07:57

Acute Bacterial Disease Hits Livestock Farms in Lyantonde District 4 1

The strain has been identified to be Black Quarter, an infection which stacks the animal’s muscles and blocks blood flow in the veins causing its sudden death. Research shows that the infection is mainly caused by contaminated pasture.
13:05
13:05

Lyantonde Conjoined Twins Referred to Uganda Heart Institute Parents 1 2

The seven-day-old baby girls who were born in Lyantonde General Hospital last week, share the chest, umbilical cord and stomach.
07:37
07:37

Lyantonde Bans Hawkers, Food Vendors to Reduce Human Contact 1 1 Top story

Catherine Kamwine, the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner and District Security Committee Chairperson announced the ban on hawking and roadside vending on Wednesday so to as to reduce human contact.
12:47
12:47

Lyantonde RDC Halts Construction of Health Facility Citing Substandard Materials office of rdc 1

Kamwiine says the poor quality of construction materials is a direct indicator of poor workmanship.
08:01
08:01

Lyantonde HIV/AIDs Services Providers Decry Increase of Commercial Sex Brokers dr okoth obbo 2 1

According to Dr. Obbo, their investigations show that most of the brokers are retired commercial sexual workers who were pushed out of the business because of age or diseases and know how to evade authorities.
14:44
14:44

Over 2000 Benefit from Free Health Camp at Lyantonde hospital medical camp 2

Philemon Graver Timitegyereze, the coordinator Lions Diabetic Retinopathy Project, one of the partners in the health camp advises Ugandans to go for routine medical checkups because some eye diseases like diabetic nephropathy cannot be detected without medical examination.
15:51
15:51

Rift Fever Outbreak: Lyantonde Hospital Struggling to Provide Medical Support uninspected meat 5 2

Dr. Obbo explains that their inadequacies range from limited quantities of the required medicines and drugs, specialised testing equipment and reagents as well as protective gears for the health workers attending to patients.
15:25
15:25

Lyantonde Residents Irked by Delayed Theatre Completion lyantonde hospital 1

The theatre was closed in March to allow for major repairs and expansion. It was anticipated that the task would be completed within two months.
13:32
13:32

Lyantonde District Pleads with Medical Workers to End Strike lyantonde hospital 2

The medical workers started the strike last week in protest of delayed salaries, allowances, poor working conditions and the irregular transfer of the Hospital Administrator Amon Mugume.
11:30
11:30

Lyantonde Councilors Protest Filthy Toilets

Joseph Juuko, the Lyantonde District Vice Chairperson, says the problem stems from lack of water to clean the toilets.
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