Most of the affected institutions are occupying land donated by the Kingdom of Bunyoro as part of its restituted assets from the central government. However, the Kingdom did not hand over the land titles to the local government.
Nurses at Hoima hospital concluded that the boy had to undergo an amputation due to gangrene, a condition which occurs due to poor or a lack of blood supply to the artery. Tumusiime is still on treatment at Hoima hospital's surgical ward.
Pupils at Kitoma Primary School, Kibaale district are being forced to study under trees in the school compound for lack of enough classrooms. The Kanagwa parish, Mataale sub county school has an enrolment of 430 pupils.
A team of health workers was last evening dispatched to Kakindo Sub County to collect blood samples from some of the patients for further scrutiny. They will also collect body tissue from the deceased; Sanyu Suleiman the Kibaale district surveillance officer- DSO says.
A man in his mid-20â€™s in Kyajawe village, Mpasana sub county Kibaale district has been attacked by a stray fox. The victim only identified as Alex was on Tuesday morning rushed to Hoima regional referral hospital in critical condition.
Kagadi Grade 1 magistrateâ€™s Court heard that Birungi Kabacwamba, a resident of Kajuma Village stole the baby from its mother Pasikazio Nyamihanda who was still undergoing postnatal care at Kagadi Hospital on October 27.
The campaign is one of the measures aimed at reducing the spread of HIV/Aids amongst sexually active males. It follows evidence from land mark-randomised trials in Uganda, South Africa and Kenya indicating that circumcision could reduce a manâ€™s risk of contracting HIV/Aids by up to 60 per cent.
An HIV positive woman in Kibaale district demands an explanation from Kakumiro health center IV for allegedly revealing her HIV status to the Public, a practice which defies the ethics of the medical proffession in Uganda.
Nearly a year after Ebola Epidemic disease struck in Kibaale district claiming 22 lives including 14 members of the same family, the survivors of the epidemic are crying foul over what they are describing as government neglect.
In Kibaale, among 10,175 people who tested between the months of October and December last year, 651 males were found positive, putting their prevalence rate at 6.5% while 529 females or 5.2% were found positive.