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18:28
18:28

Woman Dies in Labour As Luwero Hospital Battles Drug Stockout maternal death 1 5

According to Otuuka, although he later paid the money to the doctor to attend to his wife, she passed due to prolonged labor without attention.
15:13
15:13

Cult Followers in Luwero Hamper Polio Immunization Campaign Luwero district 4 1

Local Leaders say the cult believes that the immunization campaign is satanic and a plan to enforce the new world order.
17:39
17:39

Unvaccinated Residents Denied Access to Luwero Headquarters Luwero Hospital 1 4

Juliet Najjuma Ssenkoole the Chairperson of Luwero District Task Force on COVID 19 says that the directive is intended to protect the civil servants and encourage the public to embrace the vaccination exercise.
16:45
16:45

Three Children Drown in Nakasongola Dam valley dam

Benon Mbowa the LC 1 Chairman of Kimole explains that the children drowned after they escaped from their homes and went swimming into the community valley dam.
17:59
17:59

150 Teenagers in Luwero Acquire Life Skills to Deal With Lockdown resilience 5 2

Safe Spaces was launched after the March 2020 directive by President Yoweri Museveni to have all schools and learners sent home following the outbreak COVID 19. The pandemic has since ravaged economies across the globe and killed over five million people.
16:21
16:21

NDA Impounds Drugs, Closes 167 Drug Shops in Greater Luwero 2 2

The drug shops were found operating without licenses, employing unqualified staff, clinics illegally operating drug shops and others operated in unconducive buildings.
13:21
13:21

Bars Threaten Efforts to Sustain Luwero's COVID-19 Success Story 4 1

Luwero District Health Officer Dr Innocent Nkonwa says that the district has for the third week recorded no new COVID-19 infections, a trend attributed to both national and local measures aimed at containing the disease. Before this, Luwero district had recorded 580 cumulative cases of COVID-19 and 33 deaths.
03:17
03:17

Luwero Chairman, DHO Disagree Over Ugx 249M COVID-19 Cash COVID 19 2 1

Kibirango explains that the money was released by the office of the Chief Administrative Officer and deposited on private accounts of health workers which may put it a risk of embezzlement .
06:55
06:55

Luwero Registers High Uptake of Contraceptives Among Teenagers religious leaders 1 4

Doctor Innocent Nkonwa the Luwero District Health Officer says that the district data clearly indicate that teenagers are sexually active and some are already seeking contraceptives without knowledge of their parents.
07:26
07:26

Luwero District Starts Campaign to Promote Female Condoms lubricants 1 5

Dr Innocent Nkonwa the Luwero District Health Officer says that they have started a campaign to sensitize the women about the use of the female condoms and ensure they are available across health centers.
14:21
14:21

Luwero District Registers Increase In TB Treatment Success Rate 1 2

Bagonza says that the TB success rates are important in reducing the spread of the disease, deaths and developing multi-resistant drug TB.
08:29
08:29

Families Battle Malaria As Cases Surge In Luwero District mosquito nets 1 3 Top story

Nusurah Nalwoga, a resident of Kigombe village in Luwero sub-county, says that six of her grandchildren contracted malaria disease and those of them are still on malaria treatment.
10:59
10:59

More Mothers Delivering from Health Centres in Luwero District maternal death 5 1

The Ministry of Health rolled out the Result Based Financing (RBF) project in Luwero district in 2019, with an aim of improving Reproductive, Maternal and Child health. And the Ministry has injected 1.16 billion Shillings into the project to enable mothers to benefit from a package of high quality and cost-effective interventions.
21:36
21:36

Fistula Cases Could Surge as More Teens Join Motherhood -Gynecologists Teenage Pregnancies 1 5

The medical condition comes as a result of a hole created between the birth canal and bladder and the rectum, caused by prolonged, obstructed labour. It leaves women leaking urine, faeces or both, and often leads to chronic medical problems, depression, social isolation and deepening poverty.
11:36
11:36

Opening of Coffins Containing Bodies of COVID-19 Victims Worries Nakasongola, Luwero Officials COVID 19 SOPS 2 1 Top story

At least four cases of mourners opening coffins of the COVID-19 victims have been reported in both districts.
20:18
20:18

Luwero Hospital Administrators Ask District To Lift Suspension On Private Wing health services 1 2 Top story

On Tuesday, Dr. Innocent Nkonwa, the Medical Superintendent of Luwero Hospital described the decision by the council as rushed and unfair in a meeting with the LC V Chairperson, Erastus Kibirango and District Speaker, Abdul Mazinga among other Executive Committee members.
16:22
16:22

Districts Struggle to Control Spread of COVID 19 Among Health Workers Mukono Hospital 2 3

The District Health Officials say some health workers have contracted the virus at their places of work over lack of Personal Protective Gears and failure to observe Standard Operating Procedures while mingling with patients as well as people outside the health centres.
07:49
07:49

Markets in Luwero Relax SOPs Amidst Surge in COVID 19 Cases 4 1

Several traders operate with no masks whereas others wear them below the chins while some handwashing facilities operate without soap.
12:41
12:41

Luwero District Installs Biometric Timers to Fight Absenteeism in Health Centres 5 1

Dr Innocent Nkonwa, the Luwero District Health Officer says that to fight absenteeism, each staff at the Health Centers and at Luwero Hospital will be required to check in on arrival and also check out after work. He adds that the timer will delete the names of those who check-in and leave work without checking out and be counted as absent on that day.
02:45
02:45

Persons Seeking Travel Permits To Burials, Farms Overwhelm RDCs In Greater Luweero COVID 19 2

Nayebare Kyamuzigita, the Nakaseke RDC says that he receives up to 100 people daily applying for permits to travel to other districts to attend burials but he rejects them.
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