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18:27
18:27

Fort Portal Regional Hospital Struggling to Operate without X-ray Machine, CT scan Alex Adaku 2

John Mali, the In-charge of the Department, has confirmed that the X-ray machine broke down about two months ago and they now send the patients to private hospitals for the services.
11:50
11:50

Kabarole Runs to NGOs for Support as Covid-19 Cases Soar Emmanuel Ainebyoona 1 Top story

Brian Kisembo, the Covid-19 Incident Manager in Kabarole and Fort Portal City says over 200 people have contracted the virus in the two areas even though 90 have since recovered. On Monday, the Ministry of Health confirmed 55 new cases in Kabarole, which is the highest number that has ever been recorded in the district.
19:43
19:43

House Fire Claims Mother, Child in Bunyangabu District 1

Jovan Muganzi, the deceased’s neighbor, says he responded to the alarm but could not do much since the fire had already caught the entire room and the door was still closed.
07:12
07:12

Fort Portal Health Centers Lack PPE, Not Observing SOPs task force 1 2 Top story

Murungi Monica, the Ibaale HC II in charge, notes that at on several occasions they have been forced to use their own money to buy things like gloves and masks because they last received a consignment from National Medical Stores -NMS about two months ago.
07:47
07:47

Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital to Reduce Staff Day Offs Alex Adaku 1 1 Top story

Dr. Alex Adaku, the Director of Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital, says that even though the workers are entitled to day-offs; they will need to review them the duty rosters such that those who have been getting more days off can have less for purposes of improving service delivery.
13:58
13:58

Kabarole to Use MP COVID19 Cash to Buy Relief Food for Teachers, Patients Margaret Muhanga 1 1

Kabarole Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Festus Bandeeba, says that they had initially planned to use the money to buy relief food for vulnerable people in the district. He says accounting officers in various Sub counties and town councils had already submitted lists of the beneficiaries but they were asked to deposit the money on the consolidated funds account.
15:34
15:34

Kadaga Convoy Accident Victims Demand UGX 400M Compensation Shamilah Mbabazi 1

According to Hamada Mayanja, the father to Kakwezi and Mbabazi, the Kaliba family, Mitala’s father and the two parliamentary staff met in a closed-door meeting at Mountains of the Moon Hotel in Fort Portal to discuss an out-of-court settlement since the families of the victims were already pursuing the case.
11:42
11:42

Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital Runs Out of Surgical Masks Corona 2

According to the hospital director, Dr Alex Adeko, the health facility ran out of masks at the beginning of this week due to their high demand by the health workers who are handling overwhelming numbers of patients from the eight districts in the Tooro sub-region.
15:54
15:54

COVID-19 Patient Admitted at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital coronavirus 1

According to Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital Director, Dr Alex Adeku, the Ugandan male had traveled to the Democratic Republic of Congo and used a porous border to return to the country.
16:55
16:55

Police Indentifies Traders Gunned Down by UPDF Fisheries Enforcement Team trafficker 1 Top story

Lydia Tumushabe, the Rwenzori West Region Police Spokesperson identifies the deceased as Habibu Tofiki and Basaliza Musakimu.
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