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09:29
09:29

Mukono RDC Stops Police from Arresting Teachers holding Private Lessons COVID 19 1 3

RDC Fatuma Ndisaba says this is the only way teachers in private schools have been surviving unlike their counterparts in the government schools who keep receiving their normal salaries. David Kiwalabye, a teacher from one of the private schools wonders whether the President closed schools or he banned teachers from teaching.
07:44
07:44

19 Private Schools In Nakasongola Cease to Exist Over COVID-19 Debt 4 1 Top story

Nakasongola District Education Officer, George William Kajura, says that when the Ministry of Education and Sports delivered home study learning materials recently to the schools they found them under lock and key.
03:17
03:17

Luwero Chairman, DHO Disagree Over Ugx 249M COVID-19 Cash COVID 19 1 2

Kibirango explains that the money was released by the office of the Chief Administrative Officer and deposited on private accounts of health workers which may put it a risk of embezzlement .
10:52
10:52

One Shot Dead, Another Injured During Curfew Enforcement in Luwero curfew guidelines

The incident occurred at around 9 p.m. as Police Constable David Obong who is attached to Busiika Police Station attempted to disperse crowds in the town, in line with guidelines that imposed a nighttime curfew starting at 7 p.m. The Curfew was one of the measures put in place to control movement and stop the spread of COVID-19.
17:57
17:57

Nakaseke Hospital Doctor Succumbs to COVID-19 Health workers

Nayebare Kyamuzigita, the Nakaseke Resident District Commissioner said that Mukunya tested positive for COVID-19 and has been under treatment for 2 weeks but died today.
16:22
16:22

Districts Struggle to Control Spread of COVID 19 Among Health Workers Mukono Hospital 3 2

The District Health Officials say some health workers have contracted the virus at their places of work over lack of Personal Protective Gears and failure to observe Standard Operating Procedures while mingling with patients as well as people outside the health centres.
07:49
07:49

Markets in Luwero Relax SOPs Amidst Surge in COVID 19 Cases 1 4

Several traders operate with no masks whereas others wear them below the chins while some handwashing facilities operate without soap.
15:00
15:00

Lockdown Delays Operation of Luwero High Court Judiciary Uganda 1

Jameson Karemani the Public Relations Officer of Judiciary says that the delay is due to the ongoing COVID 19 lockdown. He however noted that immediately after the lockdown is relaxed, the Judiciary will deploy a judge and start operations as other requirements are put in place.
12:34
12:34

Luwero Hospital Runs Out of Essential Drugs for COVID 19 MINISTRY OF HEALTH 4 2

The hospital is struggling to manage the patients at the treatment centre over shortage of drugs. The common drugs for treating COVID 19 patients are Azithromycin, Zinc, vitamin C and Vitamin D.
16:34
16:34

Nakasongola District Suspends Emyooga Programme Over COVID-19 loans

Now Alex Felix Majeme the Nakasongola District Chief Administrative Officer explains that the high numbers of beneficiaries converging at the offices seeking approvals for withdrawal of funds poses a risk and may encourage spread of the virus.
02:45
02:45

Persons Seeking Travel Permits To Burials, Farms Overwhelm RDCs In Greater Luweero COVID 19 2

Nayebare Kyamuzigita, the Nakaseke RDC says that he receives up to 100 people daily applying for permits to travel to other districts to attend burials but he rejects them.
17:13
17:13

Bodaboda Rider Killed After Refusing to Stop at Check Point in Luwero COVID 19

Nakigoza Parish Councillor Paul Ssinabulya Najja says that Luyinda, who was riding a motorcycle registration number UFH-186G was allegedly hit by a gun bayonet held by a Policeman at the checkpoint in Kiziri village in Kalagala sub-county.
13:04
13:04

Luwero Reopens Two Isolation Centers As COVID- 19 Cases Surge COVID 19 2 1

Dr. Innocent Nkonwa the Luwero District Health Officer says that the two centers have been reopened to admit patients of COVID 19 as the cases surge.
16:29
16:29

Luwero RDC Suspends Handling Land Disputes Over Surge in COVID-19 Cases land cases 1 2

Rose Birungi the Luwero Resident District Commissioner says that her office has stopped receiving and handing the land disputes to avoid the spread of COVID 19.
09:12
09:12

Wakiso District Kicks off Vaccination of Teachers against Covid-19 COVID 19 5

The campagain is conducted in 52 different health facilities in Wakiso distrct to give chance to all the teachers to go and get their first doze and also to balance with time of teaching the students.
11:42
11:42

Handwashing Craze Wanes in Kampala Despite COVID-19 Surge Twaweza 3 1

At the height of the lockdown which started in March last year, hand washing stations had been set up at the entrances of shopping malls, supermarkets, arcades, markets, and taxi parks. Among other public spaces. Here, guards would remind every person to wash their hands, before entering the buildings. It had become a practice for some and a habit for many as campaigns intensified.
17:17
17:17

MP Candidates in Luwero Defy EC Ban on Campaign Meetings COVID 19 6 1

candidates for Parliamentary seats in Luwero district have defied the ban and on Monday they resumed the campaigns after the Christmas break.
10:15
10:15

Refugee Children Miss Out on Home Based Learning in Adjumani Adjumani District 3 1 Top story

According to Arual, they were advised to buy radio sets for the children to follow lessons broadcast on the radio at the time families could hardly get food on the table.
15:15
15:15

Nancy Kalembe Promises Post COVID-19 Recovery Plan Nancy Linda Kalembe 1 2

The plan entails an economic strategy that revives Uganda in 12 to 24 months through empowering community businesses, farming, job creation, land security and putting in place response teams for disasters and pandemics.
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COVID -19: Schools Considering to Keep Learners During Holidays COVID 19 9

Mike Sekago, says they are considering retaining the learners because they are not of their safety when they return home because of the rampant COVID-19 infections.
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