The Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi has treated 102 cancer patients since the breakdown of the radiotherapy machine at the Uganda Cancer Institute-Mulago. The treatment at Agha Khan University Hospital in Kenya would have cost cost close to 700 million Shillings. However, the patients were not charged under the partnership.
In the approved budget, the Kingdom has prioritised the completion of Kasubi Royal Tombs which have been under restoration since 2013 after fire razed them down in 2010. The completion has been allocated 1.5 billion Shillings.
Three Amuru district leaders are being investigated for their roles in last months violent land clashes in Apaa areas. They are Amuru district Chairperson Michael Lakony, Kilak South Member of Parliament Gilbert Olanya and Kilak North Member of Parliament Anthony Akol.
Aceng says the couple is said to have fought at night after a drinking spree and fell on the child who was lying on the bed, killing him instantly. She notes that after the fight, the couple slept only to wake up in the morning to find the child dead.
The seven roomed facility comprises of offices, a laboratory, three isolation rooms each capable of admitting six patients, nursing station, clinical care area and a clinical research site. The facility has also been fenced to prevent Ebola or Marburg patients from getting into contact with the community or other patients at the hospital. .
Wilson Muhwezi, the associations spokesperson says that before acquisition of their own machines; the carpenters had to pay for services like smoothing, designing, sandpapering and carving. He says now the members just pay a small amount of money which is pooled for maintenance of the machines and have the capacity to supply government with their furniture requirements.
Mayigas comments come barely a week after government through the Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana tabled a Constitution Amendment Bill, seeking to amend article 26 to enable government deposit with court, compensation awarded for property declared for compulsory acquisition.
Following the operationalization of Bunyangabu district, concerns have emerged among a section of residents and opinion leaders that Kabarole could cease to exist. In 2015, Kabarole district council approved annexing the whole of Burahya County to Fort Portal Municipality with the aim of coming up with requirements for the city status. Burahya County is the only remaining county in Kabarole district with 14 sub counties.
Gilbert Kadilo, the NIRA Public Relations and Corporate Affairs Manager says person who seek to change names will be required to present a deed poll, as a key document among others, in line with provisions of the Oaths Act and the Births and Deaths Registration Act.
A tentative programme released this morning indicates that the body will arrive at Entebbe Airport on Monday July 24. A joint Rotary fellowship is scheduled at Lugogo Indoor Stadium the next day to enable Rotarians and Friends of Rotary to eulogize a man, credited for the growth of the organisation in the country.