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16:48
16:48

Patients Need National ID. Numbers to Access Services in New Mulago Hospital 1

David Nuwamanya, the hospital Principal Administrator said that the old paper records are currently being migrated and integrated into the new electronic system whereby one’s health information will be accessible online to the different medical departments once one’s unique number is punched in.
15:13
15:13

Uganda's Food Insecurity Worsens - UN Report United Nations 1 2

Uganda is placed amongst East African countries that suffered an increase in food crisis by almost 20 per cent. It shows that the prevalence of undernourishment increased from 24.1 per cent in 2006 to 41 per cent in 2018. This translates into an increase in the number of malnourished people from 6.9 million in 2006 to 17.6 million in 2018.
13:14
13:14

Three Makerere University Lecturers Suspended for Alleged Sexual Harassment School of Business 1

Professor Barnabas Nawangwe, the institution's Vice Chancellor says the three were suspended pending investigations for alleged sexual harassment against female students.
12:54
12:54

Namamabasa Residents, Pastors Clash Over Land 3

Shouting on top of their voices, the angry residents accused Pastor Musai of illegally occupying their land and deploying a militia to terrorize them. Police used live bullets and teargas to disperse the angry residents and restore calm. He said the group has on several occasions put up illegal roadblocks to terrorize the people entering or leaving the sub county.
12:54
12:54

Kasese Youth Seek Answers on LDU Exclusion 3

The two-week-long recruitment exercise started yesterday in the districts of Gulu, Lyantonde, Kaabong, Lamwo and Kampala, before moving to Kotido, Kitgum, Amuru, Kyotera and Kampala Central Division, this morning.
12:27
12:27

Ebola Challenge Requires Big Scale-Up in Funding- UN Relief Chief health system 1 Top story

Despite the high toll, the ongoing risk to neighboring countries – not least Uganda, which has just overcome a recent case of DRC-originating Ebola infection – and reports that the disease has reached the large city of Goma for the first time via an infected pastor, Lowcock noted that “just a small fraction” of the USD 2 billion funds to tackle the 2014-16 West Africa Ebola outbreak has been made available to date.
13:36
13:36

Court of Appeal Upholds Kasiwukira's Widow Acquittal 1 Top story

Nabikolo was initially charged with murder following the death of her husband, who was knocked dead by a speeding motor vehicle while jogging near his home in Muyenga in October 2014. The prosecution had maintained that the accident that claimed Kasiwukira’s life was planned by Nabikolo, her cousin Sandra Nakkungu and Ashraf Jaden, a police officer formerly attached to Muyenga police post.