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17:38
17:38

Ministry of Health Denies Owing Bad Black UGX 500m

The Ministry of Health in the statement indicates that what the socialite did was her voluntary contribution to the response just as many other companies were donating.
17:13
17:13

Taxi Drivers from Border Districts Using Porous Routes to Operate via illegal routes 1 3

Some drivers from Ntungamo, Rukungiri and Isingiro have devised ways of defying the ban by using routes commonly known as panya.
16:47
16:47

Crowds Fail to Observe Physical Distancing at Face Technologies 1 1

Face technology reopened yesterday and since then, hundreds of drivers line up for hours without observing social distance.
16:14
16:14

Community Volunteers in Kasese Get Bicycles to Reach Out to HIV Positive Children ART 2 3

Due to lack of transport, some of the volunteers have been walking long distances to reach out to HIV positive children in mountainous areas.
16:10
16:10

Calls for New Collection Strategy As Blood Stock Outs Persist blood donation

From collecting an average of about 25,000 units per month, Dr Robert Lubega, the Deputy Secretary-General of the Association says recently they have been collecting under 15,000units.
14:38
14:38

Contacts of Covid-19 Positive Patient in Buyiga Island Test Negative 2

The Acting Mpigi district health officer Dr Margret Nannozi says that the contacts continue to undergo close monitoring with the family members still under quarantine at the district quarantine centre for 14 days
14:09
14:09

Kenyan Truck Driver Found Dead At Check Point in Busia 1

The driver whose identity is yet to be established was found lying dead near his parked truck registration number KAT 578T along the Tororo-Iganga highway. He was from Kenya heading to Kampala.
13:05
13:05

Eleven New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed Ministry of Health

Three of the cases were from Elegu and three from Malaba points of entry. Others were one front line health worker and 4 cases among contacts and alerts from Buikwe, Lira, and Adjumani and Amuru districts.
11:17
11:17

Construction of Buramba Health Centre III Suspended Over Shoddy Work 7 1

Authorities accuse the contractor of shoddy work by using poor quality bricks and sand. They also accuse him of using poor sand cement ratio which they say shortens the lifespan of the structure.
11:00
11:00

Residents Raise Concern Over Lack of Toilet At Newly Constructed Health Centre World Bank. 2 2

Edward Ssebuliba the Chairperson of Health Management Committee of Katuugo Health Center explains that although they are happy for the construction works and elevation of the facility, lack of toilet facility for patient is a great health concern.
10:44
10:44

Mobile Covid-19 Laboratory Starts Operations in Adjumani Adjumani Hospital

Dr George Bhoka Adjumani District Health Officer notes that with the Laboratory in operation, results will be declared in only two hours, saving the health department from excess expenditure on fuel, staff allowances and wear and tear of ambulances.
10:36
10:36

50% of Girls Unaware of Programmes Geared Towards Ending Child Marriages 1

Obadiah Kashemeirwe a Gender Ministry Official says that they found 50% of the population are unaware of the government Free Child Helpline.
10:24
10:24

Lira Hospital Discharges All COVID-19 Recovered Patients 3 5 Top story

Joyce Moriku Kaducu, the Minister of State for Primary Health Care congratulated the recovered patients for adhering to their treatment guidelines and tasked them to become agents of change in the community where they are going.
08:39
08:39

Uganda’s COVID-19 Cases Back to 685 After Deducting False Positive Results Ministry of Health 2

Health Minister Dr Jane Ruth Aceng said while Uganda’s total cases had earlier on Saturday been put at 694 with the eight new cases picked from the samples tested on Friday, this number has been revised after deducting nine cases that had earlier been confirmed to positive yet they were negative.
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