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08:28
08:28

Police Probes Theft of Jinja Hospital Air Conditioner regional police

Hospital staff, speaking anonymously, express surprise that the suspects cannot be traced through the CCTV footage, which was installed specifically to prevent such thefts.
16:00
16:00

Experts Blame Malaria As Infant Mortality Shoots Up in West Nile Health Management 3 1

The latest Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS) report for 2022 reveals that the infant mortality rate in the West Nile region is 54.9 deaths per 1,000 live births, the highest in the country.
15:52
15:52

Police Uses Teargas to Disperse Jinja Hospital Workers blood transfusion 1

Sheikh Adhi Basoga, the Kadhi of Jinja district, reiterated their claim to the land and urged government agencies to avoid double standards in land allocation, which can lead to conflicts among communities.
13:22
13:22

Cross Border Relations Complicating FGM Fight In Karamoja health worker 3 Top story

The procedure, involving the complete excision of female genitalia can lead to long-term health complications during childbirth, such as fistula, continuous urine leakage, and increases the risk of death during delivery due to early marriage.
12:52
12:52

Vandals Target Incinerator at Walukuba Health Center IV government 1 1

Joseph Wakonte, the in charge of Walukuba, said that the health facility is surrounded by a wetland, which makes it easy for medical waste to end up in the community drainage systems. Wakonte notes that vandals first vandalized the perimeter fence around the health center in 2018 before resorting to the incinerator.
18:21
18:21

Mob Razes Down House of Businessman in Jinja resident 2 1

Moses Mpango, one of the area residents, says that they live in a very superstitious community. He says most of the residents link all manner of death to either witchcraft or food poisoning.
15:33
15:33

Namutumba Health Center in Charge in Trouble Over Extortion, Unethical Conduct patient

Prisca Nanangwe, one of the complainants accuses health workers of instructing her to either pay 2000 Shillings and access coartem drugs cheaply at the health facility or buy the same at 5000 Shillings from a neighboring drug shop.
15:12
15:12

Jinja Registers Two More Ebola Cases health worker

According to Kigongo, the victims include the daughter of Dan Waiswa, who succumbed to Ebola last week, and her 18-month-old daughter, both residents of Kayalwe B village in Buyengo town council.
11:11
11:11

10 Pupils Injured As Main Hall Collapses in Mayuge accident 2

48 pupils in Primary Seven were attending a party at the time the building collapsed. All the pupils were retrieved from the rubble alive, but 10 were rushed to Bukatuube Health Center III for treatment.
09:16
09:16

Bugiri Hospital Superintendent, Staff Face Probe over Negligence district

The probe stems from reports that health workers at the Hospital deliberately ignored the need for a caesarian operation for two expectant mothers, who had failed to undergo normal labour procedures due to unforeseen medical complications.
07:27
07:27

UPDF Engineering Brigade Starts Renovating Jinja Hospital ICU health worker 1

Angela Namala, the acting Director of Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, who declined to reveal the cost of the entire renovation works told URN on Sunday that the ICU ward needed a facelift and the repair of some of the interior fittings.
15:06
15:06

State House Officials Blame Oxygen Cylinder Thefts in Jinja on Administration Gaps security guard 2 1

Karugaba further stresses that, the unit has investigated several cases of misconduct, theft of government drugs and theft of equipment in Jinja hospital within the past five years, however, criminal actors keep evolving and employing new tactics.
12:52
12:52

15 Oxygen Cylinders from Jinja Hospital Recovered from Factory police station 1 Top story

A source from the records department told URN on condition of anonymity that some health workers blocked them from availing the health ministry the exact number of the cylinders, which had been donated to the hospital by well-wishers.
17:45
17:45

Police Probes Theft of Oxygen Cylinders From Jinja Hospital Busoga 1 Top story

A security guard, who spoke on condition of anonymity says that most of the essential footage, which would help police to identify the prime suspects in this matter, was deleted from the hospital's CCTV servers, which has slowed down the investigations.
15:04
15:04

Rotarians Donate Telemetry Machine to Jinja Hospital patient 2 1

Angela Namala, the Hospital’s Acting Director, says that a number of their patients are often referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital to conclusively screen out mild cardiovascular complications.
08:31
08:31

Namutumba Parents Lose Children to Strange Illness health worker 3

According to Naiwumbwe, her grandchildren contracted the infection and started suffering persistent breakdowns within three days. She explained that the infected minors pass out urine contaminated with blood, develop uncontrolled pain in their private parts, lose appetite and experience dizziness.
12:19
12:19

Acting Jinja District NRM Chairperson Dead death 1

Kato is reported to have broken down while at his home in Igombe village in Buwenge town council to Nile International hospital where he was pronounced dead.
17:37
17:37

Clinical Officer In Custody on Allegations of Raping Patient victim

The Kiira regional police surgeon, Vincent Masinde examined the patient and confirmed that she had indeed been sexually abused. The report shows that the rape victim sustained tears in her private parts and lost a lot of blood, which left her unconscious for close to three hours.
18:07
18:07

Woman Dies After Being Hacked on the Head by Her Husband police station

"The health workers in Mulago hospital accorded us all the necessary attention required to save Babirye, but we lacked funds to purchase essential medicines which partly contributed to her demise," her sister says.
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