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10:20
10:20

Councilors Want Bududa-Nabweya Gravity Flow Scheme Investigated

Emmanuel Wakibi, the district councilor representing Bushiribo Sub County, said the purpose of the project was to serve people uphill of Nabweya who did not have access to water. “The people uphill are still suffering but am surprised that pipes are only in the lower area leaving the people who were supposed to be the main beneficiaries of the project,” he said.
09:40
09:40

Bududa Farmers Using ARVs to Fatten Bulls 2

Deborah Nekesa, the HIV focal person Bududa district acknowledges the reports of the sale of ARVs to cattle traders. She says that some of the caretakers sell drugs they receive for children under their care, which affects their treatment.
10:34
10:34

Police Impound Animals, Disperse Crowds At Namasho Bull Fighting Grounds Uganda Police Force 1 Top story

Ryan Akampulira, the Bududa District Police Commander, said that they are keeping the impounded animals and motorcycles at Bududa Central Police as exhibits. He asked the residents to wait until the president lifts the suspension on public gatherings before they can resume bullfighting.
06:43
06:43

Anaplasmosis Disease Killing Cattle in Bududa MAIF 2

. Paul Mumwata, a livestock farmer, says that he lost his two animals on Saturday to the disease. He says that the animals presented with difficulties in breathing and by the time he called a vet, it was too late to save them.
07:46
07:46

Health Workers At Bududa Hospital Choking On Foul Stench 3 1

Daniel Matseketse, the Bududa town council LC V councillor blamed the hospital administrators for the mess yet they keep preaching about the need for maintaining proper hygiene.
11:34
11:34

Over 60 Motorcycles Impounded in Bududa District Uganda Police Force 2

Gerald Mugisha the acting DPC Bududa said they are still impounding those motorcycles that have continued to flout the guidelines set by the president adding that they are using are the fines schedule for the traffic and road safety act since the ministry of finance has not yet released and sent them the current fines that were promised by the president.
13:42
13:42

COVID-19 Restrictions: Business as Usual in Hard to Reach Trading Centers in Bududa Covid-19 Taskforce 1

The revellers told our reporter on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisal that they have not felt the pinch or any threat from the police since the first lockdown was announced in March last year because they are neighbouring Mt. Elgon National Park.
10:33
10:33

Bududa Secondary School Closed After Nine Students Test Positive for Covid-19 Ministry of Health

The District Covid 19 task force led by the Resident District Commissioner George William Wopuwa said they decided to close the school to prevent further spread of the disease.
15:33
15:33

Theatre Building Lies Idle for Lack of Equipment Ministry of Health 1

The theater which was constructed in 2019 has since lain idle due to lack of funds to buy equipment to be used for operations. It is estimated that over 500 million shillings is needed to buy the equipment
14:35
14:35

Nabweya Health Center II Grappling With High Cases of Teenage Pregnancies

Mike Kigai, the in-charge Nabweya health Centre II attributes the high cases of teenage pregnancies to the laxity by parents to counsel their children. He says parents have turned their children into the business, something that has promoted teenage pregnancies in the area.
16:24
16:24

Residents Flood Bududa Hospital to See Mother of Quadruplets 4

Many residents said they had never seen such an incident in the district. They said such incidents were just reported in other places but they did not believe.
16:48
16:48

Authorities Asked to Fence Thieves Out of Bududa Health Facilities

Tom Mukhobe Wandendeya the Bukibokolo local council five councilor said recently thieves also broke into Bukibokolo health facility and stole solar panels something that annoyed them as leaders. He appealed to the district to fence the facility so that they don't lose valuable items.
09:15
09:15

Upgrade of Bunamono Health Centre II Stalls Ministry of Health 2

The project was expected to be completed within a space of eight months after they were awarded the contract in December last year.
13:52
13:52

Upgrade of Bumusi Health Centre II Begins Ministry of Health 1 4

Barnard Wataka, the Managing Director Bam Construction and Surveyors Ltd, says that they are committed to complete the work within the allocated time frame.
13:27
13:27

Bududa Leaders Bitter with Contractor Over Shoddy Work 4 3

In March 2019, Ministry of Health contracted Geomax Engineering Company to build a maternity ward, three stance pit latrine and placenta pit at the facility. The company was also expected to renovate the Outpatient Department-OPD.
12:22
12:22

Bushiyi Health Center III Stuck with Faulty Solar Power System Ministry of Health 2

The system which was installed in 2000 by the Ministry of health during the construction of the facility was meant to facilitate deliveries and other medical services at night.
10:35
10:35

VHTs in Bududa Demand Allowances for Mosquito Net Distribution Exercise 3

David Mawanga the parish coordinator of VHTs in Buraba Parish says that out of the 28 VHTs in his parish only 4 received the allowance.
11:34
11:34

Expectant Mothers in Bududa Trek 20Km to Access Maternal Health Services 3

The mothers say they only have one health center III in Bushiyi Sub County which is far away from their homes. This has forced them to abandon antenatal services.
09:03
09:03

Bududa District Receives 215,000 Face Masks Ministry of Health 1

George William Wopuwa the Bududa Resident District Commissioner and head of the district Covid-19 task force says that the masks will be distributed to 214,000 people.
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