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14:32
14:32

36 Health Workers in Kagadi District Contract COVID-19 PPEs 2

Many health facilities in the district are operating with inadequate or no PPEs, putting the lives of the medics in danger.
17:08
17:08

Patients Desert Kagadi Hospital over COVID-19 health workers 3 1

A visit by Uganda Radio Network on Saturday at the facility discovered that most of the beds that had been occupied by patients have remained vacant. The most affected are the children, male and female wards.
13:32
13:32

39 Workers of Chinese Road Firm Test Positive For COVID-19 3

Godwin Tashobya, the Public Relations Officer of Shengeli Engineering Construction Company told Uganda Radio Network (URN) in an interview on Thursday morning that 39 workers tested positive for COVID-19. He says that staff that tested positive have been asked to self-isolate and be treated. Tashobya adds that the company continues to ensure the safety of the workers and the community.
20:28
20:28

Bisaka's Body Preserved for Future Viewing owobusobozi bisaka 3 1 Top story

Hundreds of people descended on Kapyeemi village to pay their last respects to the deceased before his body was placed at its final resting place. Omukwenda Turyamureeba, the head of Communications in the Faith of Unity and some government officials declined to comment on the decision to embalm Bisaka’s body.
15:31
15:31

Bisaka's Followers Overwhelm Security to Attend Burial owobusobozi bisaka 2 Top story

Earlier on the leadership of Faith of Unity and security had indicated that only 200 people with invites would be allowed to attend the burial in line with the Health Ministry directive to contain the spread of COVID-19. However, around 11 am, thousands of Bisaka’s followers dressed in white tunics stormed the burial venue making it hard for security to control them.
12:40
12:40

Pictorial: Hundreds Attend Bisaka’s Burial Owobusobozi Bisaka 12

The late Bisaka, who died in the Aga khan hospital in Kenya’s capital Nairobi on January 13th, 2021, will be laid to rest at the Faith of Unity Healing City Kapyeemi in Muhorro town council this afternoon.
10:24
10:24

Kagadi District Headquarters Closed Over COVID-19 2

Lillian Ruteraho, the Resident District Commissioner-RDC of Kagadi who doubles as the COVID-19 Task force Chairperson says following the confirmation of a case , they have been compelled to take samples of all staff attached to the district Headquarters.
12:16
12:16

Kagadi District Receives 341,197 Face Masks Ministry of Health 2

Lillian Ruteraho, the Resident District Commissioner Kagadi who doubles as the Kagadi COVID-19 Taskforce Chairperson says that the delay to distribute the masks was putting more lives of the community at risk.
11:46
11:46

COVID-19: 14 Casual Laborers from Lira Stranded in Kagadi Total lock down 2

Stephen Kamar, the Kagadi District Police Commander told Uganda Radio Network that police intervened and rescued the 14 casual laborers and transported them to Kagadi community hall in Kagadi town where they are currently being accommodated.
15:17
15:17

IRC Donates Ambulance to Kagadi COVID-19 Task Force 3

Speaking at the handover of the ambulance, Joe Orech, the Acting Coordinator International Rescue Committee, said the Ambulance will ease movement of the Task Force to respond to emergencies. According to Orech, International Rescue Committee will pay the driver, provide fuel and service the ambulance.
10:50
10:50

Isolated Congolese National Tests Negataive to COVID-19 corona virus 1

The patient is a 15-year-old girl who reportedly crossed from the Democratic Republic of Congo, through Lake Albert waters and landed at Ndaiga landing site in Kagadi district on Friday. The teenager first reported to Kagadi Central Police Station after failing to locate the Hospital, to seek treatment after experiencing general body weakness, Headache Fever and cough.
10:01
10:01

Congolese National Isolated at Kagadi Hospital Coronavirus 1

The victim who is a 15-year-old girl is reported to be from the Democratic Republic of Congo. She arrived at the facility on Friday evening after experiencing general body weakness including Headache Fever and cough.
14:41
14:41

Kagadi Homesteads Battle Bedbug Infestation villages 2

Hassan Babyesiza, the Kasatu Village LC I Chairperson, says about 50 homesteads have been hit by bedbugs. He says the situation has forced some residents to flee their houses and abandon their household items. Some residents interviewed by URN called for quick intervention to stop the bugs from spreading further.
16:44
16:44

Three Siblings Succumb to Measels in Kagadi children 3

According to health officials, more than 60 cases of measles outbreak were reported in the district in January and February.
15:01
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Medics Investigate Death of Two Children strange disease 2

Wilber Mugenyi, the Kiryanga Sub-County LC 3 chairpersons, says Natukunda died on Thursday Morning while bleeding from the nose and mouth, which caused tension among the area residents.
13:21
13:21

Ministry of Health Rule out Ebola Outbreak in Kagadi Health Ministry 1

Emmanuel Ainebyona, the Health Ministry’s Public Relations officer says the blood samples taken to Uganda virus research Institute-Entebbe tested Negative to Ebola and Marburg and other Hemorrhagic Fevers.
07:44
07:44

Kagadi Gets UGX 146M for Ebola Preparedness DR Congo

The activities include coordinating the preparedness activities, strengthening surveillance, capacity building in contact tracing, laboratory diagnostics, Infection Prevention, and Control, clinical management of patients including psycho-social care.
18:22
18:22

Hippo Kills One, Injures Two Others district 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson, told Uganda Radio Network that the Hippo grabbed one of the fishermen and disappeared with him in the river.
13:49
13:49

Kagadi Catechist Injured in Family Brawl investigation 1

Mukiza told URN on his sick bed at St Ambrose Health Center III this morning that it all started when he returned home after watching the 10 oclock TV news at his neighbors residency and didnt find his wife at home.
07:15
07:15

Stray Chimpanzees Injure 5-Months-Old Baby center

The babys mother, Oliver Kemigisha told Uganda Radio Network that more than 20 chimpanzees believed to have escaped from Kangombe forest reserve invaded their home in Kyamajaka cell in Kagadi town Council on Sunday afternoon and attacked her child.
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