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Jinja Hospital Operates without a Pathologist Iganga 1 Top story

“The hospital administrators are not clear on when the pathologist will resume duty. Bodies are collected from crime scenes and delivered to the mortuary where they can spend two nights in fridges without postmortem, which kills cases,” he said.
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Dark Memories of 1966 Evoked as Family, Friends Celebrate Dr. Lumu's Life health 6 1 Top story

Henry Kyemba, the then Personal Secretary to Dr Apollo Milton Obote points out that as tension between Mengo and Obote continued rising, there were a lot of accusations. Kyemba notes that since Dr. Lumu was a personal friend to Kabaka Fredrick Muteesa, who was already at loggerheads with Obote, his arrest was unavoidable.
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Intern Worked On False Result to Rush C-Section in Which Baby’s Hand Was Chopped team 2 1

Jinja hospital director Edward Nkurunziza says that the mother, identified as Betty Biribawa suffered from antepartum haemorrhage, a serious complication of pregnancy which is sometimes caused by uterine rapture. At 32 weeks of the pregnancy, the mother was bleeding uncontrollably, warranting an emergency C-section to save her life.
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Three Health Workers in Kamuli Interdicted over Alleged Extortion report

The three were interdicted after soliciting a bribe of 600,000 Shillings from a cervical cancer patient whose names have been withheld before agreeing to carry out surgery.
08:00
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Makerere Don Decries State Abdication of Health Service Provision Ministry of Health 4 3

Ssali, who is also a Global Public Health specialist, says Ugandan citizens have been turned into clients whose access to healthcare is determined by their own ability to pay, their location and socio-economic status.
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Sorry State of Hoima Municipal Mortuary Irks Residents police 4 1 Top story

Daniel Kaseregenye, the Hoima Municipal town clerk told URN that they are set to renovate the facility this financial year. He says the facility is to be painted and fenced before they install electricity and water.
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One Held Over Kira Murder police 1

The suspect, whose name has been withheld by police, was picked up from unnamed clinic in Kira Municipality where he had been rushed by his colleagues for treatment for a dog bite.
17:29
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Allied Health Professional's Council Closes Clinics, Laboratories in Masindi team 2

Dr. Gino Abiriga, the Director Wananchi Clinic explained that he paid for the license but was yet to pick it from Kampala. His pleas to the team not to close his clinic and give him time to pick the license from Kampala fell on deaf ears.
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Demand for Flu Vaccines on the Increase gobierno 3

Otoori explains that the shots are taken on annual basis because every year, a new vaccine is manufactured depending on the new strains of flu that might be affecting people during a certain part of the year.
15:08
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MP Zaake Out of Intensive Care at Manipal Hospital India statement 1 1 Top story

Zaake had been arrested alongside other legislators and supporters of People Power, a pressure group led by Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu after the chaos that preceded the parliamentary by-elections in Arua Municipality.
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Police Grant Zaake Bond, Clear His Travel for Treatment president 1

According to the bond form, the legislator is expected to appear before Mugwisagye on October 3rd 2018. Zaake couldnt sign the bond forms because of the injuries on his fingers. The forms were instead signed by his lawyer, Nicholas Opiyo and his two sureties.
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Kyagulanyi, Zaake Reject Doctors robert kyagulanyi 1 1

A team of seven doctors today morning visited Kyagulanyi and Zaake at Kiruddu hospital to carry out medical examination. However they were stopped by the MPs and their caretakers.
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Makerere University Hospital Runs Out of Drugs student 1 3 Top story

Prof. Byamugisha told URN that the hospital has not had any medical supplies since May but said the problem is being handled as an emergency.
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Police Investigating Zaake's torture - Kayima people 1 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Emilian Kayima, says despite the fact that Zaake hasnt filed any formal complaint with Police, they are investigating the claims by the legislator that he was tortured by security officers.
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Parliament Guard Shooting Puzzles CID Detectives doctor 1

The detective says based on the nature of the wound, CID is considering two possibilities on where the bullet came from. The possibilities are either shooting by a colleague from close range or by a sniper from Parliamentary Avenue.
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UPDF Doctors Will Treat Bobi Wine in Makindye -Karemire election 1 2

The Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF has said it will treat ailing Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Ssentamu from within the Military facility unless doctors recommend otherwise.
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Lango Paramount Chief Petitions Museveni for Additional Security president museveni 1 1 Top story

Arnold Otim, a resident of Adyel Division, believes Odurs security is at risk due to the leadership wrangles that has split the cultural institution. There are at least four factions under the cultural institution each led by a parallel paramount chief appointed by the clan heads.
07:06
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Gunmen Shoot Business Couple in Kabale district 1

According to an eye witness, unidentified gunmen shot the couple at around 8:40pm while walking to their home in Mwanjari trading center shortly after closing their Soda Depot in Kabale Central Market.
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Gen. Odongo Directs Immigration Academy to Include ICT Training investigation 2 1 Top story

Dr. Benon M. Mutambi, the Internal Affairs Ministry Permanent Secretary, said they had expected over 50 officers to attend the training but majority of them dropped out leaving the 22 officers. She said the minister will redeploy the officers since they have acquired extra skills, which should be utilized.
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Thugs Easily Accessing Chloroform From Pharmacies district 2

URN visited Eco Pharm, Friecca, City Pharmacy and Zodiac Pharmacy in Kampala and confirmed that a bottle of 200ml of Chloroform goes for between Shillings 40,000 and 70,000.
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