Regional News

INSTALL GPS TRACKERS IN ALL AMBULANCES BEFORE KAMPALA EMERGENCY SERVICES CALL AND DISPATCH CENTER OPENS

By Goodluck Musinguzi Naguru Ambulance Station is set to open for the public to access ambulance services in Kampala Metropolitan Area ending years of complaints from the public against lack of access. Dr. Diana Atwine, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health said each ambulance should be fitted with the Global Positioning …

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AVAILABILITY OF AMBULANCE SYSTEM TO IMPROVE DIGNITY OF ACCIDENT OR SICK PATIENTS IN KAMPALA WHO HAVE BEEN USING POLICE PATROL CARS

By Goodluck Musinguzi With emergencies happening every minute or hour in Kampala Metropolitan Area, improved Ambulance services will help in reducing avoidable death and disability. Dr. Diana Atwine, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health has today assessed the readiness of the Naguru Ambulance Station to host the emergency medical services call …

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Nwoya District Inoculates 700 On Day One Of Village Outreach Programme For Covid-19

BY JOHNISANI OCAKACON NWOYA: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2021 The Nwoya District health department and the District Covid-19 task-force committee have embarked on a village outreach programme to scale up mass vaccination of communities against Covid-19. Dr Janeth Oola, the Nwoya District Health Officer, said the exercise kicked off on Thursday …

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Kasodo Technical Institute Workers Told To Get Covid-19 Vaccination

BY ALEX AKOL PALLISA: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2021 The Dolphins construction and engineering consultants’ workers at the site of Kasodo technical institute in Pallisa district have been told to get Covid-19 jabs to protect against the pandemic. Majidu Dhikusoka, the Pallisa resident district commissioner, in a meeting to assess the progress …

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Kanungu RDC Tells Residents To Stay Vigilant As DR Congo Begins Ebola Vaccination

BY RICHARD DRASIMAKU ARUA: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2021 The Kanungu Resident District Commissioner (RDC), Hajji Shafiq Sekandi, has appealed to the bordering communities to increase their vigilance following an outbreak of the deadly Ebola hemorrhagic disease in North Kivu province of Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Sekandi made the call …

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Amuru Csos Join District To Mobilise Residents For Covid-19 Vaccination

BY WALTER KUMIRA AMURU DISTRICT: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2021 Civil Society Organizations in partnership with Amuru district local government have used the land week awareness Campaign to launch fresh calls to community members to vaccinate against coronavirus during the ongoing vaccination exercises. David Komakech, the Programs Manager on Land matters …

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