Bwanika explains that in the situation where government fails to provide the required medical supplies, the health workers have to choose between asking the patients to provide these for themselves and be treated or leaving them go untreated.
Several patients, particularly expectant mothers told trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde that they have been forced to abandon the facility and instead endured a long journey to Gombe Hospital in the neighbouring Butambala district to avoid harassment and extortion.
It is alleged that on August 8th, 2020 while at Masheda Farm in Buyala along Mityana Road in Mpigi District, the accused persons presented themselves to Norman Ekyarisima as officials from the National Environment Management Authority who were conducting an Environmental Impact Assessment on his fish farm.
The suspect is Benard Karubanga, a resident of Kiryatete, a Hoima town suburb in Kahoora division Hoima Municipality. The suspect was arrested on Friday evening from Kiryatete following numerous complaints from members of the public.
Juma Sserwadda blames the death of his baby on health workers at Luweero Hospital who dillydallied him for hours demanding for 200,000 shillings to carryout caesarean section against his wife Nakitende .
The two traders identified as Hawa Namubiru and Elvis Mugula, both residents of Kiwogozi zone in Luweero town council were allegedly intercepted in Amuru district on Monday, and beaten by Patrick Omara aka Akeng, the RDC’s driver, one Robert Okwera and a Crime Intelligence officer only identified as Okot.
It is alleged that Turyatunga together with other officers under his command raided a mobile money outlet in Kigorobya town council operated by Sam Ziiwa and demanded 50,000 shillings to allow him to operate his business.
Sulaiman Ssebuliba a businessman at Katwe zone in Kikyusa town says that technicians sub contracted by UMEME limited have now resorted to solicit money from affected users to migrate them to other reliable lines .
Kigayaza says that the OC Jackson Bogere connived with one Meddie Ssemuyaba to extort money from him for allegedly recovering his stolen mobile phones. About 300 phones were reportedly stolen when unknown thugs broke into Kigayaza’s shop, located in Zirobwe town on January 30.
Jackson Wamani, a youth from Buliisa who was turned away from the recruitment exercise because he did not possess a Primary leaving Examinations-PLE certificate, says one of the conmen asked for 50,000 Shillings to connect him to officers conducting the exercise even if he had no PLE certificate.
The most affected Fishermen are from the landing sites of Hoimo, Kaiso, Nkondo, Sebigoro, Kijangi, Kyehoro,Kiryamboga and Kyehoro in the sub counties of Kigorobya, Buseruka, Kyangwali and Kabwoya in Hoima and Kikuube districts.