Sheikh Musa Khalil, the Acholi Kadhi and Co-Chair of the ARLPI told URN on Saturday that they are creating awareness about the pandemic through community engagements with local leaders to encourage people to adhere to the preventive measures.
Dr. Paska Apiyo, the In-charge of the Covid-19 Treatment Unit (CTU) at GRRH told URN that the late Dr. Arach had been admitted at the unit for treatment for over a week but the hospital ran short of oxygen due to power outages that was being experienced within Gulu City for at least two days which grounded the generation of oxygen.
Laker told URN on Tuesday morning with tears rolling down her cheeks that doctors told them that the operation requires Shillings 200,000, which the family has failed to raise because of the coronavirus disease lockdown that affected their petty businesses at Omel Trading Centre.
Lawala told URN in a WhatsApp interview on Monday that she was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) but was stable. She also disclosed that her son, Oscar Acellam is battling the same disease he contracted last week.
The committee chairperson, John Baptist Odama disclosed that they had planned to take the drive to West Nile by April this year but they have been forced to halt all their activities including planning meetings, monitoring and evaluations in respect to the Ministry of Health guidelines.