According to statistics from the district Probation office, the cases were registered between January 2020 and June 2021 after the first lockdown was announced by President Museveni following the outbreak of COVID-19.
Led by the Director of Western Ankole Civil Society Organization, Apollo Kakonge Lee, Engineer Generous Tugume, a lecturer at Kampala International University Ishaka Campus and Zadock Amanyisa, a reporter with Daily monitor targets to raise Shillings 5million.
Since the resumption of public transport in June, Uganda is experiencing an increase of Covid-19 cases with a total of 1848 confirmed cases and 19 deaths. Among these 18379 are community cases that are followed up as contacts.
The RDC says they detected foul play in the registration forms which led to the disappearance of more than 58 bales of mosquito nets allocated to the division. He has, on this basis, instructed the chairpersons to halt the distribution and first recover the nets that had gone missing.
But residents of cell B and A in Ishaka Municipality say that instead of getting the food at no cost, many of them are forced to pay for it. Joan Tumwebaze, the Vice-Chairperson of Cell B said that she bought two 5-kilogram bags of maize flour at 10,000 Shillings, even when the bags were branded with particulars of Hajji Basajjabalaba, who donated them to the taskforce.
Bishop Johnson Twinomujuni, handed over the relief food to the leaders of the five districts including the Resident District Commissioners, Chairpersons Local Council V and Chief Administrative officers.
A nurse who Spoke on condition of anonymity, at Bushenyi Ishaka Health center IV, says they have been struggling to attend to suspects of corona and they have resorted to buying them out of their pockets at between 2000 and 5000 shillings.
The group was found worshiping on Friday evening in total disregard of a presidential directive which banned all kinds of public gatherings, as one of the measures to control the spread of COVID-19, a new strain of coronavirus that has paralyzed the world.
A mother, who is an employee of Bushenyi district local government talked to our reporter on condition of anonymity, says that she is not allowed to take children to the work place and as a result she is torn between work and attending to her child
Dr. Gelvase Twine, the in-Charge of Shuuku Health Centre IV shares his house with four other health workers, including a female staff. Three male health workers occupy the bed room while the other sleeps in the garage.
Security operatives in Bushenyi district have arrested a health officer in-charge of a Health Centre II for alleged abuse of office and neglect of duty. Musafiri has allegedly been using the health centre facilities to illegally train nurses, coming late on duty and failing to attend to patients in time.
Health centers in Bushenyi offering free medical circumcision have been overwhelmed by the number of youths seeking to be circumcised. They are Mashonga, Bushenyi and Kyabugyimbi health centers. Bushenyi district health department launched free medical circumcision as one of the ways to reduce HIV infection in the district
Two Fourth Year students of Medicine and surgery at Kampala International University
will represent their latest research finding on HIV and AIDS at a scientific conference that kicks off on July 1st in Lusaka Zambia.