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Kimbowa Ivan

Staff reporter District head District Head in Mukono, Uganda

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10:34
10:34

Kawolo Hospital Neonatal Unit Overwhelmed with Increase in Premature Births 4 1

Children admitted to the neonatal unit often need breathing support given through their windpipe, and suffer from convulsions, failure to feed, severe chest in-drawing, fever, hypothermia, jaundice, umbilicus redness or draining pus, skin boils, signs of local infection and vomiting.
07:34
07:34

Schools Record Poor Turn Up of Learners Two Weeks After Reopening School Reopening 8 1

Several government-aided schools in Luwero, Masaka, Rakai, Mukono, Nakaseke, Gulu and Amolator, among other districts, are struggling with a very poor turn up of learners, many of them recording less than half of the student population they had before schools were closed on March 20, 2020.
08:05
08:05

Mukono Residents Protest Land Allocation to American Rapper Akon 2 1 Top story

Akon, together with his wife Rozina Negusei, visited Uganda last year and met with high profile government officials including president Yoweri Museveni with whom they discussed the issue of investing in Uganda.
07:07
07:07

Missing Minor Found Dead child sacrifice 3 3 Top story

Praise Lugoloobi Nakavubu had just been enrolled at Katente Church of Uganda primary school and disappeared on her third day after starting school. Police recovered her body from a thick bush near the garden of the residents in Nakisunga sub-county on Sunday.
12:50
12:50

Buikwe Head Teachers Advised to Revive School Demonstration Gardens 2 1

Buikwe District Senior Education Officer Joyce Nalubega says that the schools abandoned the gardens when schools were closed following the outbreak of covid-19.
14:21
14:21

Manpower Shortages Hamper Polio Vaccination Campaign in Mukono 4 1

The district dispatched 108 medical workers to carry out the exercise in the entire district with each parish receiving one medical worker. The district targets to vaccinate 147, 000 children.