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15:11
15:11

Prophet Mbonye Followers Sue Police zoe ministries 2 1

The followers Simon Ssenyonga and Amos Musheija filed their suit in the Civil Division of High Court against the Director Criminal Investigations Department, AIGP Grace Akullo, Commissioner of Police Henry Mugumya and the Attorney General.
14:17
14:17

No Link Between Cold Weather and Pneumonia-Health Experts Ministry of Health 1 2 Top story

Dr. Sabrina Kitaka a consultant pediatrician at Mulago hospital said the disease which is more common among children but can also affect adults is common during the cold weather.
13:30
13:30

Pictorial: Inside Camp of Victims Displaced by Landslides in Sironko 26

The landslide victims have pitched camp at Bugimagu primary school in Namanzalaba village in Simuma parish in Zesui Sub County.
07:36
07:36

Cholera Outbreak Reported in Busia 2

Dr Patrick Lule, the Busia Municipal principal medical officer says that the samples of blood from the victims which were taken to Mbale regional hospital tested positive of cholera.
17:50
17:50

Jinja Hospital Operates without a Pathologist Iganga 1 Top story

“The hospital administrators are not clear on when the pathologist will resume duty. Bodies are collected from crime scenes and delivered to the mortuary where they can spend two nights in fridges without postmortem, which kills cases,” he said.
10:02
10:02

Kyamuswa Gets First Motor Vehicle Ambulance Ministry of Health 1 3

Nelson Kaggwa, a resident of Luwungulu landing site in Kyamuswa Sub County, says the ambulance is a huge relief since many patients on several islands have been struggling to get to Kyamuswa Health center IV for treatment.
12:48
12:48

Uganda’s First Health Minister Dies Aged 103 Years MINISTRY OF HEALTH 1 Top story

Dr. Lumu, who is said to be one of the first medical practitioners in Uganda, served at Mulago National Regional Referral hospital before he was appointed Health Minister shortly after Uganda attained her independence in 1962. He is said to be the brain behind the establishment of Regional Referral hospitals across the country.
06:54
06:54

LRA Victim's Lawyer Dies in Gulu Hotel Room Hospital Lacor 1 Top story

A case of her sudden passing was reported at Gulu Central Police Station – CPS on Tuesday by the Hotel manager, Justine Okello.
20:40
20:40

Gov’t, UCC Sued for Failure to Protect Children from Unhealthy Food Advertisement NCDs in Uganda 1 1 Top story

David Kabanda from Dalumba Advocates, which is representing CEFROHT, says manufacturing and advertising firms are playing on the ignorance of children to make profits, which may leave the children unhealthy.
12:31
12:31

Gulu Archdiocese Embarks on Creating Acholibur Parish Church 1 2

In the Roman Catholic Church, a parish is a stable community of the faithful whose pastoral care is entrusted to a parish priest, under the authority of the diocesan bishop.
11:47
11:47

Wakiso Health Officials Raise Concern Over Stone Quarry Sites injury 1 5

Dr Paul Zirimala, the officer in- charge of Wakiso Health IV, notes that the most conditions registered from the sites over the last months has been Hernia. Dr Zirimala says that on average they have been performing five to seven hernia surgeries on patients working from the quarry sites.
15:36
15:36

Teenager Found Dead, Another Rushed to Hospital in Critical Condition food poisoning 1 2 Top story

Although police is yet to establish the exact cause of Hankinga’s death, residents attribute it to suffocation while others claim it may have been food poisoning. Our reporter visited the saloon, which operates in a metallic kiosk and observed that it lacks proper ventilation to regulate air flow.
06:47
06:47

OPM Gives 28,000Kgs of Rice to Elderly Women, Persons Living with HIV/AIDs in Gulu Betty Aol Ocan 2

Betty Aol Ocan, the Leader of the Opposition in parliament who lobbied for the rice, says it is a Christmas gift from government to the beneficiaries through her office.
16:22
16:22

Health Ministry to Conduct Second Cholera Vaccination Ministry of Health 1

The second phase of vaccination is going to be carried out in the districts of Nebbi,Pakwach,Bududa and Zombo
15:58
15:58

Towns in Wakiso Lacking Public Toilets Wakiso District 1 5

Michel Ssenoga, operating in Kira town, says lack of public toilets has forced some people in the municipality to resort to desperate means of disposing their waste like defecating in open areas, incomplete buildings and street corridors.
12:49
12:49

Mukono Medical Stores in Poor State 1 1

Part of the six roomed facility has been abandoned because of a leaking roof. It has also developed cracks putting the life of the workers at risk.
15:36
15:36

Community Health Insurance Schemes Protest Exclusion From Bill 1 4

Fredrick Makaire the Executive Director of Save For Health Uganda a promoter of Community Health Insurance Scheme in Luweero say that they had proposed that poor people can enroll to the National insurance scheme through community health scheme but this was deleted from drafted bill.
15:17
15:17

Stunted HIV Prevalence Rate Worries Health Experts Ministry of Health 1 3

According to experts, Uganda seems to be stuck at a HIV prevalence rate of 6.2 percent that has remained stagnant for the past four years.
13:45
13:45

Health Workers Abandon Manafwa Health Center III Over Broken Bridge 4 3 Top story

Health workers have failed to access the health centre since Tuesday. URN reporter saw health workers stranded at the broken bridge pondering on how to access the health centre.
12:40
12:40

Pharmacists Decry Wastage of Drugs Minstry of Health 4

Sam Opio, the Secretary of the Pharmaceutical Society of Uganda said even as the annual drug availability report launched on Thursday by the Medicines Transparency Alliance puts drug availability in facilities low at 36%, government cannot account for the medicines that they receive annually.
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