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15:27
15:27

Absenteeism of Health Workers Hindering Covid-19 Vaccination at Kasunganyanja HCIII 5 1

Lawrence Katabazi, a resident says that he arrived at the health centre at around 8:00 am and he was not attended to until after 11:00am. He says this experience was disturbing and might discourage many people from coming to take the jab.
13:41
13:41

Bunyangabu District Leaders Want Covid-19 Vaccination Extended to Public Places 3 1

The leaders argue that many people including those who are supposed to receive their second first jab have shunned the exercise.
09:56
09:56

1,298 Teachers Get Vaccinated for COVID-19 in Bunyangabu 1 4

Dr. Richard Obeti the district Health Officer says they are trying to move closer to the teachers to ensure they comply with the directive of the ministry of health.
11:54
11:54

Bunyangabu COVID-19 Task Force Runs Out of Fuel, Calls For Community Support 4 1 Top story

Dr. Richard Obet, the Bunyangabu District health Officer-DHO, says that due to the lockdown, patients or suspects cannot easily move to health centers for testing and treatment necessitating medical teams to pick them from their homes.
18:11
18:11

Lack of Storage for Drugs, Water, Messing up Buhesi Health Centre lack of drugs

Best Kusemererwa, the Acting officer in-charge says the facility receives between 30 to 50 patients per day, which is beyond its human resource capacity.
12:59
12:59

COVID-19 Prevention: Lemon Prices Soar in Kasese corona virus 2 Top story

Rose Kemigisha, a vendor outside Kasese main market, says the demand for lemon and ginger is high compared to May this year. She says most of her customers believe lemons and ginger offer high protection against coronavirus.
14:07
14:07

Bunyangabu District Headquarters Closed After Nine Staff Test Positive for Covid-19 1 1

Jane Asiimwe the Resident District Commissioner who also chairs the District COVID-19 taskforce, says they have decided to close the offices to stop further spread of the virus as they also disinfect the offices.
11:23
11:23

Kahondo Health Centre II Hit by Drug Shortage 6

Edith Gumusiriza, the facility in-charge says they are overwhelmed by the huge number of patients who have doubled since the lock down was announced.
20:18
20:18

Bunyangabu LCV Chairman Arrested for Refusing to Handover District Vehicle Vincent Twesige 1 2

Bunyangabu Resident District Commissioner Jane Asiimwe, who was part of the operation says that the district Covid-19 Rapid Response Team was struggling to do its job due to lack of vehicles. She explains that the district has only two vehicles that were used by a team of over ten members to traverse the whole district in response to alerts in relation to COVID-19.
10:24
10:24

Bunyangabu Residents Protest Exorbitant Water Connection Fees NWSC 1 1

The residents pay 300,000 and 600,000 shillings which is sometimes not receipted by the NWSC staff.
11:54
11:54

Bunyangabu Health Centers Lack Medical Supplies ambulance 5

The facilities lack drugs, have insufficient staff, while their major health centre Kibiito Health Center IV does not have an ambulance, lacks a general ward and a mortuary.
13:17
13:17

Only 24% of Bunyangabu Residents Wash Hands After Toilet Visit accessibility 2

According to the 2014 population census, Bunyangabu district has 170,000 people but the number is expected to have increased to 200, 000, which means only 48,000 residents wash hands after visiting the toilet.
11:45
11:45

Kisomoro Health Center Hit By Drug Stock Out district 2

The acting Health Center in Charge, Sarah Kabaranzi, says they dont have drugs for common medical conditions like Sexually Transmitted Diseases - STDs, respiratory Tract Infections and supplies like cannulas.
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