Breaking News Health National

Five Mbarara hotels closed and workers quarantined after accommodating COVID-19 positive clients

Five hotels in Mbarara city;Rwampara Suites,Leisure Park International Hotel,Golden Monkey, Africa Guest house and Acacia have suspended services on orders of authorities after accommodating COVID-19 positive clients on July 29,2020. Authorities closed the hotels yesterday, Friday , July 31,2020 and workers have been quarantined for 14 days. The Deputy RDC Mbarara Emmy Turyabagyenyi Kateera confirmed […]

Breaking News Crime Health National

Police officer caught in sexual act with COVID-19 patient, Uganda police finally speaks up

Uganda police has revealed that the officer caught having sex with COVID-19 patient is a Kenyan not Ugandan. Busia police officer caught having sex with COVID-19 patient in quarantine centre. He was caught having sex with a female COVID-19 patient quarantined at the Agricultural Training Centre (ATC) in Busia at Uganda-Kenya border. The ATC quarantine […]

Breaking News East Africa Health National

One Ugandan MP tests positive for COVID-19

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has announced to the Members of Parliament that starting tomorrow Thursday,July 16,2020 all MPs and staff are to undergo covid-19 screening.Kadaga’s announcement comes when Parliament has today suffered a scare surprise blow when one of its own has been reported by ministry of Health officials among those who tested […]

East Africa Health Politics

Ndorwa East NRM Chairperson Donates Medical Equipment to Health Facilities

By Richard Akandwanaho The NRM Chairperson for Ndorwa East constituency in Kabale District Grace Bekunda Bwesigye has donated an assortment of human medicines and medical equipment worth 72 million shillings to health facilities in Ndorwa East county. The donation included human drugs like Amoxicillin, Omeprazole, Paracetamol, Diclofenac, Coartem, Folic Acid, among many other medicines. […]

Education Health

IML Partners with CTI Africa to Boast Access to Medical Care

By APN Reporter Kampala  International Medical Link (IML) on Friday 10/7/2020 announced its partnership with CTI Africa which will provide the Life Health wallet and Life Health CTC (Call the Clinic) applications to enhance access to quality healthcare to their clients conveniently. Life Health CTC is an innovative digital health service offered by CTI Africa. […]

Breaking News Health Politics

Ray of Hope as Construction of Kyamwasha and Karuruma Health Centers nears Completion

Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo The is a ray of hope for the residents of Nyabihoko and Rukoni West sub counties in Ntungamo district as the construction at health units recently upgraded to health center III’S nears completion.  The roofing, painting, wiring, shuttering is now complete with toilet facilities.  The projects being implemented by Kwed construction company […]