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07:35
07:35

Lacor Hospital Protests Primary Health Care Budget Cut donation 4 1 Top story

“We have engaged the Ministry of Health and the answer they gave us is that now we have a result-based funding in place and Lacor should earn from that and you must do certain activities, have a certain quality to earn this money,” Ogwang told Uganda Radio Network in an interview.
17:31
17:31

US Army Envoy Assesses Health Situation at Forth Division Army Barracks 5 2

Lt. Col Scott Polasek later told journalists that they are impressed by the professionalism exhibited while providing health services to soldiers and civilians at the facility.
15:43
15:43

Gulu Archbishop Odama Asks Media to Preach Peace, Unity Omoro By-election 1 3

Turning to the campaign in Omoro Constituency, Archbishop said that the media should be guided by the holy spirit but not by self or group interest and must be for the good of humanity and of Uganda.
16:32
16:32

UPDF Starts Campaign Against Tuberculosis, Leprosy in Acholi 1 1

The UPDF in partnership with the Ministry of Health is currently conducting free mass screening, awareness creation, contact tracing and treatment of Leprosy and Tuberculosis patients at the Military Hospital in Gulu City Bardege-Layibi division.
19:16
19:16

Over 14,530 Acholi Babies Aborted in 2020 - 21 1 1

The report shows that the highest number of post-abortion care was registered in Gulu with 2,775 admitted in the inpatient department and 2,043 attended to in OPD followed by Pader District where 2,037 cases were registered in OPD and 361 cases admitted to the inpatient department.
12:45
12:45

Goiter Remains Neglected Surgical Conditions in Gulu Unyama Sub County 1 1

Dr. Kenneth Cana, the Gulu District Health Officer told the Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the medical camp has exposed a number of neglected surgical conditions, which include goiter and hernia.
08:15
08:15

Construction of Gulu City Landfill Stalls over Lack of Funding 1 1

Christo Omara Balmoi, the Gulu City Engineer says that the contractor shall resume work by the end of next month when funds are availed and other construction materials are supplied from China.
15:32
15:32

More HIV Negative People Than Positive Infected with TB in Gulu Tuberculosis 4 1

Joseph Okello, a Clinician at the TB Unit in Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says 60 percent of clients enrolled in TB treatment at the facility are HIV negative. He says 40 percent of their clients are patients living with HIV.
16:49
16:49

WHO Boosts Power Supply At Gulu Hospital With New Generator 1

The Hospital has for the past years been relying on a 60 Kva Generator which officials say hasn’t been able to supply sufficient electricity to the whole Health Facility in case of a power blackout.
06:29
06:29

Gulu Targets 150,000 People in Second Phase of Covid-19 Vaccination 1

Onyai says they are targeting to vaccinate 93,795 people for the first dose of the vaccine and another 62,960 for the second covid-19 doses.
13:55
13:55

COVID-19 Drug Covilyce-1 Boosts Libido-Gulu Varsity Scientist Gulu University 1 2

Covilyce-1 was developed by scientists led by Dr Lamwaka at Gulu University’s faculty of Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Studies (PharmBiotec). The herbal remedy was initially developed to treat other respiratory illnesses but the scientists announced publicly last year that it can cure COVID-19 symptoms.
14:28
14:28

Gulu Referral Hospital Gets New Oxygen Plant 1 1

Dr. Elima says the new plant will produce a maximum of 80 cylinders of oxygen daily to sufficiently support patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the hospital and other health facilities across the Acholi sub-region.
18:09
18:09

Minister Asks Acholi Leaders to Rally Residents for Covid-19 Vaccination 1 5

The Minister says misinformation on the efficacy and alleged dangers of the covid-19 vaccine remains a big hurdle for vaccine uptake in the region, limiting the government’s progress in fully vaccinating citizens.
15:23
15:23

Covylice-I Impresses WHO Experts Covilyce-1 7 1 Top story

Prof. Joseph Okeinbunor, who led a delegation of scientists from the WHO Regional Office for Africa, said the innovation is a good gesture on their calls for more research on African traditional medicine.
16:18
16:18

Gulu Stages Marathon Against Teenage Pregnancies Gulu City 4 1

Jessica Anena, the Senior Probation Officer of Gulu says the marathon was organized in order to create awareness on the dangers and prevention of teenage pregnancies which have skyrocketed during the two-year-long lockdown period.
10:25
10:25

Health Activists Concerned by Low Adherence to ART By Disabled Women 1 1

Statistics from the Gulu Women with Disabilities Union-GUWODU, a health and rights group for women living with disabilities operating in Acholi Sub Region supporting persons with disabilities indicate that dozens of the clients have abandoned the life long life-saving treatment.
08:49
08:49

Poison Scare as 69 Chicken, Other Domestic Animals Die in Gulu City Ogony Cell 1 1

Emmanuel Acaye, a resident of Ogony Cell in Bardege –Layibi Division told URN in an interview that out of the 200 hundred birds he is raring for commercial purposes, 47 have been killed by poison in the last three days and that the number is likely going to increase since many others are getting weaker.
11:47
11:47

Parvovirus Disease Kills Dozens of Puppies in Gulu City The Big Fix Uganda 5 1

Aero explained that this is the first time the disease has manifested in her puppies. She recalls that the puppies first lost appetite started vomiting whitish fluid and presented with a smelly blood discharge before their subsequent deaths.
07:45
07:45

Six Teachers in Gulu City Battling Mental Illness 1 2

Irwenyo also revealed that the Gulu City Education Department still lacks qualified people to offer guidance and counseling services to handle such cases among teachers and learners.
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