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10:08
10:08

Shortage of Vaccine Carriers Hampers Polio Vaccination in Arua 2 1

The vaccination campaign has been hampered by inadequate carriers forcing health officials to conduct the campaign in two phases up to Wednesday.
16:51
16:51

Medical Records Personnel Give Government 90 Day's Ultimatum to Address Welfare Concerns 2 2

In their press briefing in the boardroom of Arua Regional Referral Hospital on Saturday morning, Emmanuel Manenga, the Publicity Secretary Bonded Uganda Health Information Officers and Medical Coders Association-BUMECA, said that they have given government up to April 1st, 2022 to address their concerns lest they lay down their tools nationwide.
17:17
17:17

Former Division Headquarters in Arua Turned into Covid-19 Management Centre Muzaidi Khemis 4 2

Due to the increasing cases of the Covid-19, the health department opted to request to use the structures to establish offices and also Covid-19 management centre.
18:54
18:54

Compulsory COVID-19 Testing for Staff Starts in Arua After Surge in Cases 4 1

Last week, the City health office registered 177 cases out of 500 tests carried out in a space of four days. Seven of the cases were nurses at Oli Health Centre IV in Arua Central Division, 22 were Police officers at Arua Central Primary School, while the rest are from Mvara, Onduparaka Sambya and Ediofe areas.
14:29
14:29

Arua City Leaders Concerned About Surge in Covid-19 Cases 1 3

According to records from the health department, 177 covid-19 cases have been reported from Monday to Thursday. Seven of the victims are nurses at Oli Health Center IV in Arua Central Division, 22 Police officers at Arua CPS
18:52
18:52

Health Minister Warns Arua Hospital Staff Against Stealing Items From New OPD 5 3

Dr Acheng’s warning comes after Arua Regional Referral Hospital lost a new ambulance early this year and reports that One Printer, three laptops and four desktop computers were also stolen from the OPD site during construction.
15:21
15:21

Emergence of New COVID-19 Hotspots Worries Arua Health Officials 3 1

The two new hotspots now bring to six, the number of COVID-19 hotspots in Arua City after Ayiforo Cell, Mvara, Awindiri and Club Cell most of which are in Arua Central Division.
14:31
14:31

Arua City Health Officials Resort to Home Care Camps as Chicken Pox Cases Rise Dr. Pontius Apangu 2 3

Elias Mahmud, the in-charge of Risk Communication and Laboratory Services in Arua City, says that they are still making more consultations with WHO as they set up Home Care Camps for treatment and educating the affected people.
19:09
19:09

Anxiety as Chicken Pox Outbreak Hits Arua City 3 1

Godfrey Apangu the Principal Health Inspector Arua City said their findings showed that 33 Children and eight adults have signs of Chickenpox and some have been receiving treatment from a local retired nurse in the area.
10:09
10:09

COVID-19 Vaccination Cards On Sale in Arua City 3

Arua Resident City Commissioner Alice Akello has said she has received information that some health workers are selling vaccination cards to unvaccinated members of the public. The cards are allegedly sold between UGX15, 000 to 25,000.
16:45
16:45

Four New Covid-19 Hotspots Found in Arua 1 4

The team has listed Arua Public cell, Hospital cell, Tanganyika cell and Pajulu Ward in Ayivu Division, where out of every 6 people tested, 4 are found positive as per the weekly report.
12:23
12:23

Arua City Fails to Access UGX 338M COVID-19 Response Funds 3 1

Dickson Adomati, the Deputy Arua Resident City Commissioner-RCC and chairperson of the City COVID-19 Taskforce said all efforts to know the whereabouts of the UGX 338 million have not yielded positive results.
07:02
07:02

Five Covid-19 Patients in Arua Referred to Gulu over Insufficient Oxygen Supply Dr. Pontius Apangu 3 2

According to Dr Apangu, the production and supply of oxygen remain low coupled with intermittent power challenges at the hospital necessitating the referral of some of the critical patients to Gulu regional hospital.
13:47
13:47

South Sudanese Bishop Succumbs to COVID-19 at Arua Hospital Covid19 Pandemic 4 1

Rt. Rev. Stanley Nelson Dada, a resident of Ayiforo village Ariwara Parish Dadamu Ward in Ayivu Division breathed his last on Wednesday in the Isolation unit at Arua regional hospital after battling COVID-19 for nearly a week.
09:45
09:45

Arua Regional Hospital Seeks 60 Additional Oxygen Cylinders to Manage COVID-19 Patients 2 2 Top story

Valet Barungi, the in-charge of Arua hospital Oxygen plant, says that most of the time the plant is rendered idle once the 90 Cylinders are filled up as they wait for them to first be consumed.
10:58
10:58

Arua City Leaders Want List of COVID-19 Relief Beneficiaries Revised 5 2 Top story

Sam Nyakua, the Mayor Arua City wondered about the criteria used to determine the number of COVID-19 relief beneficiaries. He demanded that the current figures for Ayivu Division be included.
07:44
07:44

Over 50 Senior Medical Workers Vaccinated Against COVID-19 in Arua City on Day One covid19 vaccination 2 2

Suzan Tabu, the Principal Nursing and Human Resource Officer at Arua hospital, one of those who took the vaccine, says that they were careful not to vaccinate much health workers so that in case of any negative impact, service delivery doesn’t breakdown totally.
11:24
11:24

Passenger Dies Aboard Nile Star Bus heart attack 2 3

Abdulatif Atiko, an employee of Nile star Bus Company, says when the bus stopped for a break mid-way through the journey in Pakwach district, the deceased got out for a short call and collapsed in the toilet.
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