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13:40
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FDC Supporters in Gulu Brace for Police Confrontation Ahead of Amuriat's Campaigns procession 2 1

Wilson Oyat Chagga, the FDC Parliamentary contestant for Gulu City West Division seat says their preparation to host Amuriat is within the laws of the country and any intimidations by the police won't stand on their way.
12:51
12:51

Lives at Risk as Hospitals Struggle to Diagnose Sickle Cell in Acholi sickle cell anemia 3 1

Atim revealed to URN that since its establishment, the hospital has been operating without a point-of-care diagnostic machine despite the overwhelming number of patients seeking services. She says four patients have died since October this year.
15:38
15:38

Gulu Hospital’s Dr Paska Apiyo Nonminated for Heroes Health Award 2

Dr. Apiyo is being recognized for her commitment and distinguished treatment and management of novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) at the Treatment Centre. She is a Physician who doubles as the Deputy Director at the facility.
07:26
07:26

Police Constable Recuit Dies During Physical Fitness Test in Amuru Amuru Town Council

The deceased Morris Odoch was participating in the vigorous preliminary drills as a prerequisite for recruitment into Uganda Police Force.
17:14
17:14

Gulu Regional Hospital Yet to Install ICU Beds 1 2

Dr Paska Apiyo, the Deputy Director of the Hospital and in-charge of the COVID-19 Treatment Unit revealed says that the absence of the beds has made it difficult for effective care delivery to critically ill patients at the facility.
12:59
12:59

Youth Gangs Cause Panic in Gulu City Bardege Division 4

According to security reports, the gangs comprise of young boys aged between 17 and 30 who move in groups of three while armed with knives and iron bars.
07:18
07:18

Nine Health Staff Dismissed from Gulu Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Unit Mulago Hospital 2 1

Maj. Santo Okot Lapolo, the Gulu Resident District Commissioner (RDC) who also doubles the Head of COVID-19 Task, says the personnel in the unit were reduced following the implementation of the home based care strategy for asymptomatic COVID-9 patients as recommended by the Health Ministry.
18:22
18:22

Dog Steals Suspect's Amputated Leg, Dumps it on Gulu Street Pece Prison 1 Top story

Gulu Resident District Commissioner and Chairperson District Security Committee Maj. Santo Okot Lapolo revealed that the limb belonged to Mr Kennedy Ocaya, an inmate who was shot during a foiled escape from lawful detention at Pece Prison.
07:03
07:03

Stock Out of Sample Collection Swabs Halts COVID-19 Testing in Gulu Amuria District

Dr. Paska Apio, a physician in charge of the COVID-19 Treatment Unit, says the situation is alarming and may lead to more community transmissions. Through tests, she says patients with severe illness may be evacuated for treatment, which will not be the case if those seeking care are not tested.
13:21
13:21

Malaria Deaths Rise in Gulu as Hospitals Run Out of Drugs Ministry of health 1 2

Elvis Okello Romnson, the Bio statistician in the Health Department in Gulu told Uganda Radio Network that the district will in the next two weeks declare an epidemic of Malaria if the current situation remains.
12:50
12:50

College Security Guard Pleads for Justice After Being Assaulted by Gulu RDC 1 2

Simon Ojara alleges that Maj Lapolo slapped him severally on September 16th for declining to open the gate of the College when a Covid19 patient was rushed to the facility for treatment.
07:36
07:36

Gulu Task Force, Clinical School Disagree Over Relocation of COVID-19 Patients Ministry of Health 1 3

Grace Aninge, the Principal of the College says they want to use their space in both campuses to manage social distancing rules as a recommended standard operation procedure (SOP).
12:37
12:37

200 COVID-19 Patients in Acholi Still Mixing with Community Ministry of Health

According statistics obtained from the surveillance and case management committed, there 28 active cases that have not been evacuated for treatment in Omoro; 35 in Gulu, 7 in Nwoya, 15 in Amuru, 6 in Lamwo, 5 in Kitgum and 168 in Aswa Hydropower Dam.
14:43
14:43

Agago LCV Chairperson Tests Positive for Covid-19

Drazia says the district taskforce will screen all civil servants for Covid-19 as the contacts of the four cases is ongoing. She says they have so quarantined six primary contacts of the four officials.
20:34
20:34

Gulu LCV Chairperson, 11 Others Discharged from Covid-19 Treatment Center Covid-19 in Gulu 2 1

Mapenduzi said that all his confirmatory tests result for Covid-19 turned out negative and he is equally feeling much better.
14:10
14:10

Gulu Hospital Accumulates UGX 260M Debt For Covid19 Patient Food COVID 19 1 1

Dr. James Elima, the l Director Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, says they haven’t paid food suppliers for four months. He says the situation has forced them to suspend providing breakfast to patients and cut down on the meals from three to one each day.
13:20
13:20

Gulu Regional Referral Hospital Gets New Board 2 1

The appointment of the new board chaired by Dr Paul Onek, the retired Gulu District Health Officer comes three years after the demise of the former Board Chairperson, Michael Ocan in 2017.
17:58
17:58

Braking System Defect Caused Parliament Bus Fire- Police Omoro District 1

The Linglong bus registration number UG-0391H, attached to the Ministry of Health was evacuating 25 patients from Kitgum District to the national treatment centres in Kampala. The patients were on Monday turned away from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital due to space constraints.
10:52
10:52

Gulu Hospital Wants Treatment Centres Decentralized COVID-19 in Gulu 1 2

Last week, it rejected 24 patients from Kitgum over lack of space. Dr Paska Apio, who is in charge of the treatment centre at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says that they have been forced to borrow beddings from Anaka Hospital in Nwoya and Amuru district to accommodate more people.
16:53
16:53

Parliament Bus Evacuating Covid-19 Patients Catches Fire Kitgum District 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema couldn’t tell whether any of the people on the bus sustained injuries.
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