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Gulu Hospital Accumulates UGX 260M Debt For Covid19 Patient Food COVID 19 1 1

Dr. James Elima, the l Director Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, says they haven’t paid food suppliers for four months. He says the situation has forced them to suspend providing breakfast to patients and cut down on the meals from three to one each day.
10:53
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Gov't to Issue Covid-19 Home Treatment Guidelines Early Next Week COVID 19

According to a source from the health ministry, some of the guidelines that have already been agreed upon is isolating positives in one room and allocating a care giver who is healthy and young enough not to be affected severely by the disease if they are infected
19:34
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700 to Attend DP Delegates Conference in Gulu Democratic Party 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Regional Police Spokesperson says the restriction falls within the guidelines of COVID-19 established for political parties to follow while conducting activities.
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CSOs Ask Gov't to Recognize Herbal Medicines for COVID-19 Treatment patients 1 1

Geoffrey Okello, the Executive Director of Gulu NGO Forum says herbal medicines can support the treatment of patients with COVID-19 and he advised the government to examine those already in existence since so far, science has failed to discover a remedy yet the infection rates are soaring beyond control.
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MP Luttamaguzi Semakula, 22 Others Granted Bail common nuisance 2

Luttamaguzi, Violet Nakalema, an aspirant for the Nakaseke Woman Parliamentary Seat and 21 others were remanded to Kitalya and Kasangati Prisons by Nakaseke Grade One magistrate Milly Nankya following their arrest in Semuto town council a week ago.
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COVID-19: Artists to Get UGX 6.6bn Stimulus Package COVID 19 2

The State Minister for Youths and Children Affairs Florence Nakiwala says that the Department of Culture in the Ministry is compiling the list of beneficiaries and working out modalities to run the fund.
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Luweero Kadhi Asks Police Not to Selectively Enforce Covid-19 Guidelines COVID 19 3 1

Celebrating Eid-ul-Adha at Kasana mosque in Luweero town, Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa Nsanja the Luweero District Kadhi asked the Police not to selectively enforce the directives.
16:18
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Luweero Vendors to Work In Shifts as Roadside Markets Re-Open COVID 19 3 1

Phoebe Namulindwa, the Chairperson of the task force says that the markets have been reopened today after a meeting in which the leaders committed to implementing all measures to combat the spread of the virus. These include wearing face masks, observing the recommended social distance, using sanitisers and taking extra measures to decongest the markets.
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Government Defends COVID-19 Lockdown at East Africa Court Male Mabirizi 1 Top story

The government contends that the President’s directives were backed by statutory Instruments issued by the Health Minister under the Health Act.
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Nakaseke Hospital Struggles to Feed Contacts of COVID-19 Positive Truck Driver lack of funds 4 1

Ntumwa Matovu the Nakaseke Hospital Administrator says that so as to save the contacts from dying from starvation, they have resolved to ask a local hotel to supply food to the contacts on credit but they don’t have a vote to clear the debt.
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PWDs Accuse Luweero District Task Force of Flouting COVID-19 Guidelines physical distancing 4 1

The outcry came up when People with Disabilities and Muslim clerics were invited for relief food to enable them sustain themselves during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown. They were transported to Kasana Playground in Luweero town using taxi’s and motorcycles to a handover ceremony presided over by Resident District Commissioner Phoebe Namulindwa.
14:59
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Woman in Abim Quarantined After Travelling On Truck truck drivers 2

Health authorities say the woman travelled on a truck that was transporting cement to Abim town on Sunday.
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Novelist Kakwenza Rukira Bashaija Remanded COVID 19 1

The State alleges that Kakwenza on April 6th while at Busei ‘A’ Village in Iganga District using a Lenovo Laptop unlawfully posted messages on his Facebook account mobilizing the public against complying with the directives and public health guidelines issued to prevent the spread of COVID -19.
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WHO Calls for More COVID-19 Testing in Africa WHO Geneva 2

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO Director-General says more testing needs to be done because many countries with poor health systems are under-declaring cases because they do not have the means to test.
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Lira Court, Prison Officials Disregard Physical Distancing Guidelines COVID 19 3 2 Top story

More than 80 people comprising suspects, journalists and court officials packed the ten square meters court room in disregard of the physical distancing guidelines issued by the Health Ministry to stop the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. Although the judicial officials were wearing face mask and seated at least 2 meters away from each other, the rest of the room’s occupants had no protective gear at all.
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Archbishop Lwanga Asks Christians to Continue Fasting Corona Virus 1 2

Lwanga is hopeful that with this resurrection, it will help the Christians to continue being strengthened to achieve their Christianity goals.
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12 Police Officers Arrested for Alleged Torture in Lango COVID 19 1

Robert Abak, the Otuke RDC, says that they received several complaints from the public who accuse the suspects of raiding their homes, beating them and extorting unspecified amount of money from businessmen.
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Nakaseke District Struggles To Pool Vehicles For COVID-19 Fight government vehicles 2 1

Ignatius Koomu Kiwanuka the LC 5 Chairman of Nakaseke district says that the others cars were faulty and there was no money to repair them.
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Mabirizi Petitions East African Court over Deregistered Suit Male Mabirizi 1 1

According to his evidence before the East African Court, Mabirizi states that on March 30th 2020, he was shown a handwritten statement by the Administrative Head of the High Court Civil Division, Dr Andrew Bashaija ordering that his cases must be de-registered and their serial numbers given to other cases.
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COVID-19: Lira Diocese Cancels Baptism on Easter Catholic Church 3 3

Baptism on Easter Sunday is particularly significant because according to the Christian faith, that’s the day Jesus Christ returned to life and to many it is “to walk with Christ and be closer to Christ.” However, in Lira Catholic Diocese, this Holy ritual will not take place following the outbreak of COVID_ 19 diseases.
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