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Kitgum Hits Measles-Rubella Vaccination Target

21 Oct 2019 · Dr Patrick Asibo, who is supervising the campaign in Kitgum district told URN this morning that his team surpassed the health Ministry’s target and vaccinated a total of 104,069 children [109.9 percent] in the five days’ exercise.

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Kitgum Hits Measles-Rubella Vaccination Target kitgum municipality 1

Dr Patrick Asibo, who is supervising the campaign in Kitgum district told URN this morning that his team surpassed the health Ministry’s target and vaccinated a total of 104,069 children [109.9 percent] in the five days’ exercise.
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Kitgum Leaders Demand Accountability for Funds From Hospital Private Wing 3

A section of district councillors allege that since its inception in 2016, the hospital administrators have not issued any financial accountability from the private wing and other revenue sources citing the Municipal parking yard and mechanical workshops which are both hosted by the hospital.
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Seven-Year-Old Pins Village Chairman for Criticizing Measles-Rubella Vaccination Mucwini subcounty 2 1

The minor reportedly refused to undergo through Measles and Rubella immunization at her school on Thursday citing a directive from her father, Kenneth Ocan, 28, the Chairperson of Ikorom village in Mucwini Sub-county.
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Security Bans Musician Bosmic Otim's Concerts in Kitgum 1 1

Komakech says Bosmic has ventured into partisan politics and notes that he seeks to use his musical background to hold concerts which threaten security.
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Police Investigates Student for Using Sister’s Name in UCE Exams

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Health Ministry to Withdraw Measles Vaccine from Health Facilities 4 3

Dr Asibo says previously the health ministry had been administering only measles vaccines without the component of rubella vaccines adding that it was only effective to treating measles.