According to Tibemanya, four people succumbed to various illnesses at the hospital in 2018 without any of their relatives appearing by their sickbeds. Their remains were buried in Gulu Municipal Public Cemetery.
The Chairman of Rotary Blood Bank Program Board Emmanuel Katongole says the blood bank is in dire need of specialized equipment to facilitate testing, processing, packaging and production of blood components like platelets, red blood cells and plasma. Part of the money is to purchase a fully equipped Mobile Blood Bank.
Napak District Chairperson Joseph Lomonyang says that the delay in the completion of the Morulinga project has continued to affect the institutional performance of schools and health facilities. He adds that although the time-frame for the construction of the project has elapsed, there seems to be nothing on the ground to show progress.