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KCCA health facilities overwhelmed with patients due to doctors’ strike

By Damali Mukhaye. Kampala Capital City Authority is overwhelmed with the number of patients its health facilities are receiving following the doctors’ strike that took effect yesterday. Addressing the council meeting this morning, the acting deputy executive director Sam Sserunkuma noted that the most affected hospitals are Kirunddu, Kawempe and Naguru. He says all the …

MUK Lecturers give university up to 17th to solve their grievances

By Damali Mukhaye. Makerere University lecturers have given the university council up to November 17th to solve their grievances or they lay down their tools. The lecturers under the Makerere University Academic Staff Association had resolved to strike today over delayed salary harmonization and clearance of their incentive arrears. However, speaking to KFM, the chairperson …