Category «News»

Obama in acceptance speech, offers new hope

US president Barrack Obama has thanked the American people for the renewed vote of confidence in his acceptance speech. With results in from most states, America’s first black president has secured the 270 votes in the Electoral College needed to win the race He has described his re-election as a re-affirmation of the belief the …

Wives of police officers in 2nd day of demo

The wives of policemen living in Nakawa, Naguru have hit the streets, demonstrating for the second day running. The women are protesting against the increased cases of load shedding and delayed payment of their husbands’ salaries. Electricity at the Naguru barrack was disconnected yesterday as part of the operation against illegal connections countrywide. The women say …

Conjoined twins have died

The conjoined twins who were admitted at Mulago hospital have died. The twins who were born at Buhinda Hospital in Fort portal district on 5th of October were admitted at Mulago Hospital last week. The twins, both boys are sons to Olivia Kaminde and Robert Kyaligonza. The twins had respiratory problems and had been admitted …

Conjoined twins fight for life

The new set of conjoined twins admitted at Mulago hospital is still fighting for their lives with respiratory problems. The twins who were born at Buhinda Hospital in Fortportal district on 5th of October were admitted at Mulago Hospital last week. The twins both boys are sons of Olivia Kaminde and Robert Kyaligonza. The doctors …

Maburg: 2 more deaths reported

Two more people suspected to have contracted the Marburg virus have died in Ibanda District. If confirmed, this will bring the total number of Marburg deaths to seven. Health experts there say the two had been admitted at Ibanda hospital after they presented with Marburg signs. The deceased whose identities have not yet been revealed …