Tag Archives: Ministry of Health Uganda

9,000 PEOPLE IN KAMWENGE DISTRICT PRACTICE OPEN DEFECATION 

BY FRED MWEBEMBEZI KAMWENGE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER, 24, 2021 The Water Sanitation and Hygiene actors in Kamwenge District have expressed concern over the low latrine coverage especially in urban centers. According to Statistics, Kamwenge Town council which hosts the district headquarters has the lowest latrine coverage at 22%, while Kabuga Town council has the highest …

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MBARARA MEDIC WARNS OUTBREAK OF 3RD WAVE OF COVID19

BY AGGREY TWESIGYE MBARARA: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER, 21, 2021 Dr. Peter Ssebutinde the District Health Officer – DHO Mbarara has warned the public against the outbreak of the third wave of corona virus following public reluctance in observing the standard operating procedures. The standard operating procedures include, keeping two meter distance, …

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HEALTH SECTOR STAFFING LEVELS INCREASE BY 75% IN UGANDA, LOWEST AT MOROTO,KABALE AND GULU REGIONAL REFERRAL HOSPITALS

By Goodluck Musinguzi Ministry of Health through its Health Service Commission and districts have increased staffing levels at 75% both in Regional Referral Hospitals and Local Governments. Dr Diana Atwine, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health says every year Government increases the wage for health workers which is used to recruit …

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