The five are part of Radio Pacis staff who were quarantined after they were identified as direct contacts of their colleagues who first tested positive. They included two security guards at the mast, a cashier and two radio presenters.
Pictures showing Dorish Okundinia, a nurse from Ediofe Mission Dispensary rolling a male to patient to Arua Referral Hospital on a wheelchair started circulating on social media pages on Thursday. The patient had reportedly waited for an ambulance from the District Health Office for four hours in vain.
Markot Taibot, a reporter of Radio Pacis and member of West Nile Press Association based in Adjumani district, says the move is aimed at eliminating some critical journalists from accessing information from the council.
Radio Pacis and its marketing manager Vincent Ochaya are demanding 401.000.000 million shillings from the Red Pepper and the Razor over defamation after running a story that the marketing manager was caught stealing a bunch of banana (Matooke).