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11:12
11:12

One Killed As Jie Warriors Attack Health Facility to Rescue Injured Colleague 3rd updf division 2

Simon Peter Makeng was shot in the leg on Saturday in Kacheri town Council by UPDF soldiers after resisting arrest following reports of possession of an illegal firearm.
18:37
18:37

Kotido Registers Highest Maternal Deaths in Karamoja, 18% of Victims Teenagers maternal health 3

At least 39 maternal deaths have been recorded since September 2020 including 7 teenagers aged between 15-19, which is 18% of the fatalities.
06:54
06:54

Kotido Hospital Yet to Operationalise Key Departments 3

Dr. Abdilahi Muhammed Lomwar, the acting Hospital in Charge, says that although the number of patients has more than doubled the hospital is still operating below capacity due to inadequate medical equipment and health workers.
11:02
11:02

Kotido CAO Orders Unvaccinated Health Workers, Teachers to Vacate Staff Quarters Ministry of health

Lomongin also said that all civil servants who have not taken the jab shall not attend the meetings, earn any allowances, including Covid allowances for LC1 and village chairpersons.
16:30
16:30

Give Pregnant Teenagers Second Chance in School–Educationists teenage pregnancies 1

Benson Katyango Boeing, a Senior Education Officer of Kotido district says girls are at the risk of dropping out of school once their parents don’t give them another chance to study and complete their education because despite early pregnancies.
16:19
16:19

Child Born With Exposed Intestines 2

Dr. Eric Alilo, the in-charge ogf Kotido Health Centre IV described the condition as gastroschisis, a birth defect of the abdominal wall where the baby’s intestines stick outside of the body through a hole besides the belly button.
13:35
13:35

COVID-19: Kotido Water Offices Closed After Staff Member Tests Positive ministry of health 1

The resolution was made after some of the staff from Moroto district tested positive to the virus. Joseph Lomongin, the Chief Administrator Officer Kotido said the water department shall remain closed for several days as the taskforces seek resources for fumigating the department.
14:59
14:59

Kotido District Seeking UGX 15.8m for Cholera Response Plan MoH

The District Health Office, Dr. Serino Acar says the money is needed to support VHTS and village chairperson on case finding as well as support the district health systems on response and management mechanisms.
13:48
13:48

Suspected Cholera Kills 2 People in Kotido MoH 1

The deaths were recorded at Kotido Health Centre IV, after being referred there by health workers from Napumpum Health Centre III.
05:32
05:32

Cholera Death Toll Reaches 11 in Kotido MoH 1

Kotido District Chairperson Ambrose Lotukei said the district response system needs to be supported following the breakdown of the two ambulances. He says that with no standby ambulance, the district authorities can hardly respond to any of the alerts from the communities.
21:01
21:01

Suspected Cholera Kills 8 People in Kotido ministry of health 1

Another 46 people have been treated and discharged with similar symptoms, according to health authorities in the district. 11 of these are still receiving treatment at Kanawat and Kotido Health Centre IV where the district authorities have established treatment centres. However, the health ministry had not confirmed an outbreak of Cholera in the district.
17:33
17:33

Kotido on Alert Over Suspected Cholera Outbreak MoH 2

Dr. Acar says a Cholera Response Taskforce has been formed to oversee management and control of the disease.
14:02
14:02

Ten Contacts of COVID-19 Positive Businessman Quarantined in Kotido Ministry of Health 1

A renowned businessman and cattle trader in Kotido district tested positive last week and was consequently picked by health authorities from his home district of Bukedea. But prior to the test, he had interacted with a number of people including traders and cattle keepers.
13:10
13:10

Pastor Under Investigations for De- Campaigning Measles- Rubella Vaccination UGanda Police Force 1 2

At least 22 pastors were arrested by security agencies on Wednesday and interrogated for several hours. This is after several members of the sect resisted the exercise saying it was “evil”.
17:51
17:51

Kotido District Surpasses Measles-Rubella Immunization Target Ministry of Health 2

Health officials in the area say that more than 2000 children were immunised in the district, against a target of 87,421 children.
11:56
11:56

Kotido Commits to Achieving 100 Per Cent Measles, Rubella Vaccination polio immunization 1 1

The district is targeting to immunize an estimated 87, 419 children aged between 9 months and 14 years across five sub Counties and four divisions.
18:22
18:22

Three Officials Arrested for Theft of Drugs in Kotido kotido district 1 1

The police also arrested Julius Opio Otim, a middleman who reportedly sold the drugs to pharmacies in Soroti, where the tins of drugs are rebranded in a cover-up.
17:44
17:44

Elders Abandoned in Homes as Hunger Hits Kotido hunger in karamoja 2

Loyeng Longoli, another elder aged about 80 years is living with his two grandchildren. The elder has resorted to wild fruits and tree leaves collected by his grandchildren for survival.
10:15
10:15

Security Guard Arrested For Theft of Solar Panels ministry of health 1

The panels estimated at five million Shillings were reported missing on Thursday when residents observed that the health centre has been in darkness for a couple of days. It later emerged that the equipment was vandalized on Monday night.
07:00
07:00

Two Children Die After Eating Poisonous Tubers kotido district 1 1

The Kotido District Police Commander, Apollo Kyangungu confirmed receiving information regarding the death of minors but said he was yet to confirm the cause of death.
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