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20:46
20:46

Health Ministry Adds CT Scan, X-ray in Diagnosis of COVID-19 2

According to clinicians, the use of chest X-ray s and CT scans will help identify cases that would have undetected with PCR tests
20:26
20:26

Gulu Regional Referral Hospital Demanding UGX 509m COVID-19 Arrears Coronavirus Disease 2 1

Dr Paska Apiyo, the in-charge of the CTU at the facility says she is among the staff who have not paid the risk allowance yet they constantly work under stress and for long hours.
19:27
19:27

Buvuma District Taskforce Struggling Management of Covid-19 Cases 2

In one month, Buvuma’s covid-19 cases have increased from 90 to 164. In Bwema sub-county alone there are 54 cases.
18:59
18:59

Leaders in Kigezi Renew Demand for Hospital in Rubanda, Rukungiri 3 1

The leaders argue that due to the lack of government hospitals in the three districts, all Covid-19 patients that need special management are taken to Kabale regional referral.
18:26
18:26

MAAIF Dispatches 500,000 FMD Vaccine Doses 2 1

The Minister of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries Frank Tumwebaze says that the doses were procured from the Kenya Veterinary Vaccines Production Institute.
18:01
18:01

Amuru Integrates VHTs in Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic cargo truck drivers 3

George Ocan, the District Secretary for Health disclosed that they have proposed activation of the work of the village structures and intensify surveillance and risk communication interventions to strengthen coordination.
16:53
16:53

Cancer Institute Gets Over UGX 7b to Equip National Reference lab 5

The Institute’s Executive Director Dr Jackson Orem says they are revamping the lab using money acquired from the government of Uganda to cut down on expenditure by individuals who seek sophisticated tests from outside the region. He says that once it’s complete they will then be able to conduct all tests done for all types of cancers.
15:44
15:44

COVID-19 Ravaging Bakateyamba Home in Nalukolongo 1 Top story

Sister Mildred Ategeka, a nun attached to Good Samaritan Sisters and one of the administrators of the Home notes that they have had numerous cases at the centre. She, however, says that currently four elderly people and one staff member are battling the virus.
10:20
10:20

Police Arrest Somali National on Charges of Counterfeiting Ugandan Sugar counterfeit sugar 1

The Mt. Moroto Region Police Spokesman, Michael Longole confirmed the arrest of Umar, saying that they have also impounded his property to help in the investigation of the case.
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