13 May, 2019 | Hits:36
The theatre at Kigorobya Health Center IV in Kigorobya sub county, Hoima district is lying idle due to the failure by government to recruit there an anesthetic technician and attendant.
The theatre built 10 years ago, is equipped with an operating table, oxygen Cylinder, anesthetic machine and sterilizer among others but it is dysfunctional due to lack of critical staff.
The theatre is being used by the Infectious Disease Institute (IDI) to carry out safe male medical circumcision Lawrence.
Tumusiime the health officer...
31 March, 2019 | Hits:719
Goldstar Insurance Company Ltd has done the noble thing and spearheaded a key drive to have Ugandans donate blood as a way of addressing the blood deficit at blood banks across the country.
John Kawuma deputy managing director Goldstar Insurance said they are encouraging the general public to give blood and save a life. ”There is an acute need of blood in the country and everyone needs it at some point.
Kawuma said the Friday event will not be the last...
24 March, 2019 | Hits:403
For the second year in a row, Kabira Country Club will be holding the Kabira Football Tournament, this time with an agenda to promote fitness and physical awareness among corporate company employees.
The one day tournament, which will take place on 31st March at Kabira Country club, will also be used as a platform for these corporate firms to network, interact and build relationships.
Kabira Country Club general manager Rakesh Hurrychurn speaking at a press conference meeting to launch the tournament...
14 March, 2019 | Hits:135
The deputy director Hoima Regional Referral Hospital Dr Tom Ediam describes the rate as alarming. Dr Ediam says on a daily basis, the hospital registers 2-5 cases of children with disabilities.
He says children with disabilities are among the most neglected groups in the policy domain as well as in the private sphere.
The majority of these children face enormous economic, political, and social barriers that have an adverse impact on their physical, social and intellectual development and wellbeing which he says...