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12:51
12:51

Ntungamo Registers Increase In Malaria Cases MINISTRY OF HEALTH 1 4

Beatrice Chemisto, the Acting Ntungamo District Health Officer, says that the escalation of the malaria cases in the last three years is of concern since the district wasn't among those prone to malaria cases.
15:11
15:11

27 Ntungamo Employees Investigated Over Mess in Health System 4 1

Julian Nabatanzi Muwanguzi, the Deputy Director of the State House Health Monitoring Unit, said that they started their investigations at the beginning of October and their focus was on the health Human resources where they unearthed issues that include nonexistent health centers with ghost health workers on the payroll, among others.
06:54
06:54

Ntungamo District Health Officer Collapses to Death In Sauna 1 2

Anthony Kushaba, the Ntungamo district Communications Officer, says that Bakamuturaki collapsed in a Sauna at Ntungamo Resort Hotel on Sunday evening and was rushed to Amazing Grace clinic where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
09:38
09:38

Ntungamo District Councillors Reject Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 5 1

The councillors protested the allowance of 30,000 Shillings for airtime for three months allocated to them for mobilization.
09:25
09:25

Muslim Scholar Dr. Kaliisa Laid to Rest in Ntungamo District 1 3

Kaliisa, who died at the age of 70, was a political analyst, an Islamic Scholar and Lecturer, according to family members he had earlier complained of abdominal pain, was found dead in his bedroom.
14:01
14:01

Covid-19: Ntungamo Municipality Health Centre Closed After Staff Test Positive 1 1

Dr. Richard Bakamuturaki, the District Health Officer, says Ntungamo has got seven community cases; three local government staff and four security personnel
08:52
08:52

Ntungamo Scales Down Staff After Registering Two Positive Covid19 Cases 1 1

Hanny Turyahebwa, the Ntungamo Chief Administrative Officer, says they have reduced staff by 30 percent as a preventive measure to contain further spread of the disease. “We don’t want this to spread to others, so we are asking our staff to stay and work from home,” he said.
10:34
10:34

Proposed Relocation of Market Splits Ntungamo Municipality Leaders Matooke dealers 1 5

Mayor Jacob Kafureeka wants the market shifted to his land in Kiziiko, a move that has been rejected by the councillors.
16:47
16:47

Kenyan Truckers Stranded at Mirama Border Cargo Trucks 6 2 Top story

George Bakunda, the Ntungamo Resident District Commissioner, blames the challenge of cargo trucks at the border on the stringent measures imposed by the Rwanda government.
18:29
18:29

Ntungamo Health Teams Monitoring 35 Teachers from Rwanda COVID 19 Outbreak 1 3

Over 500 teachers from Ntungamo and several other districts in Kigezi region have been teaching in Rwanda. However, they were forced to return home when schools closed, in the wake of an ourbreak of the Coronavirus Disease- COVID-19.
10:32
10:32

Catholic Church Opens Paediatric Clinic in Ntungamo 2 1

Rev. Fr. John Baptist Tumusiime, the parish priest, says that the clinic will offer specialized treatment for children below 13 years suffering from malnutrition, pneumonia, malaria, diarrhoea and other ailments.
17:25
17:25

Health Ministry Moves to Streamline Data Collection 1

Dr. Richard Bakamuturaki, the Ntungamo District Medical Officer, says the roll out of the mTrac information delivery procedure has improved timely reporting although there a few challenges that will soon be addressed.
09:44
09:44

Medic Held Over Theft of Government Drugs uganda 2

Dr. Nabatanzi says they made an impromptu visit to Family Doctors Clinic on a tip off by residents. She says they were shocked to find government drugs and government equipment in the clinic.
10:45
10:45

Ntungamo Registers 100 Percent Polio Vaccination polio vaccinations 2

Vivian Nakaliika, the Health Ministry spokesperson says 95 percent of children below 5 years in the targeted districts received supplementary polio dozes during the mass immunisation campaign.
07:30
07:30

Ntungamo Director of Health Services Steps Down civil service

In a letter dated August 12, 2017 addressed to Chief Administrative Officer Kweyamba Ruhemba, Dr. Richard Bakamuturaki revealed that he has been encountering challenges while executing his duties.
07:22
07:22

Thirty Pupils Injured in Ntungamo Accident reckless driving

The town service Vehicle Registration number UAJ 610H belonging to Brilliant Kindergarten was transporting pupils from school on Thursday evening when the tragedy occurred.
11:52
11:52

Appalling Sanitation Irks Ntungamo Residents 1 3

He says the heavy stench from the sewage has forced several of his customers to abandon his milk fearing it could be contaminated.
09:11
09:11

Implementation of PMTCT program Hit by Shortage of HIV Testing Kits hiv test kit crisis 2

In March, government launched the B+ option at Itojo hospital in Ntungamo district, which is aimed at preventing mother to child HIV/ Aids transmission.
14:49
14:49

Lack of Male Support Blamed for Increase of Mother to Child HIV/Aids Transmission emtct 4

Lack of male support has been sighted the major challenge in the eradication of mother to child transmission EMTCT of HIV /Aids to new born babies. In order to fight EMTCT throughout the country, the Government has today launched the option of B+ a new measure adapted in the fight against the HIV Aids disease. The launch took place at Itojo Hospital ground championed by Janet Museveni the first lady.
16:49
16:49

Ntungamo Hospital Disconnected Over 160 Million UGX Umeme Bill electricity 1

Topher Byamukama, the assistant District Health Officer Ntungamo, blames the hospital staff for failing to pay for the electricity they use in their staff quarters and instead transfer their bill onto the hospital.
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