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Mbabazi Campaign Team Members Arrested in Fort Portal

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Apac District Health Authorities have raised concerns over the expired Antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) which are currently available in the various health facilities in the district.

Dr. Mather Emer, treat http://ccalliance.org/blog/wp-includes/l10n.php the District Health Officer said, viagra 60mg http://curarlaimpotencia.com/wp-content/plugins/seo-magico-pro/paged_rankings_blog_wordpress.php “We have ARVs in all the 32 health facilities in Apac district but most of the drugs are getting expired because patients do not come for them.”

This was revealed at a consultative meeting held at the planning unit board room at the district headquarters on Monday.

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Emer noted that the number of HIV clients getting the Aids treatment are few.

“It is only women who are undergoing treatment compared to the men,” Emer said.

According to Emer, Apac has the high HIV prevalence rate of 10.7% compared to the national prevalence of 7.3% while Northern has the prevalence rate of 8.3%.

“What we need to do is just to pull ourselves and fight the new cases since it’s the only major economic challenge threatening the achievement of Millennium Development Goal,” he noted.

“We need to spread the gospel of zero grazing to those who are now married and those who do not have partners should abstain,” he advised.

Joel Ewany, ART focal person said the numbers of HIV positive children receiving treatment is less compared to the number of Children diagnosed with the disease.

“In Apac hospital, the latest statistics shows that only 310 children are on ARV yet they are supposed to be 500,” he said.

The district health Educator Mr. Onyik  Geoffrey Paul said the finding  from 2011 national Hiv indicator survey says the prevalence rate of Ugandans aged between 15-49 years who are infected with  Hiv/AIDS has risen and stands at 7.3%.

“Note that the number of   women infected with Hiv is even higher than the national prevalence with 8.8% than their counter part men who has 5.6% while the one for children is 12.5% up from 6.4% in the 2004-2005 survey,”
Onyik added.
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Apac District Health Authorities have raised concerns over the expired Antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) which are currently available in the various health facilities in the district.

Dr. Mather Emer, sildenafil http://debiontheweb.com/wp-includes/default-filters.php the District Health Officer said, “We have ARVs in all the 32 health facilities in Apac district but most of the drugs are getting expired because patients do not come for them.”

This was revealed at a consultative meeting held at the planning unit board room at the district headquarters on Monday.

Emer noted that the number of HIV clients getting the Aids treatment are few.

“It is only women who are undergoing treatment compared to the men,” Emer said.

According to Emer, Apac has the high HIV prevalence rate of 10.7% compared to the national prevalence of 7.3% while Northern has the prevalence rate of 8.3%.

“What we need to do is just to pull ourselves and fight the new cases since it’s the only major economic challenge threatening the achievement of Millennium Development Goal,” he noted.

“We need to spread the gospel of zero grazing to those who are now married and those who do not have partners should abstain,” he advised.

Joel Ewany, ART focal person said the numbers of HIV positive children receiving treatment is less compared to the number of Children diagnosed with the disease.

“In Apac hospital, the latest statistics shows that only 310 children are on ARV yet they are supposed to be 500,” he said.

The district health Educator Mr. Onyik  Geoffrey Paul said the finding  from 2011 national Hiv indicator survey says the prevalence rate of Ugandans aged between 15-49 years who are infected with  Hiv/AIDS has risen and stands at 7.3%.

“Note that the number of   women infected with Hiv is even higher than the national prevalence with 8.8% than their counter part men who has 5.6% while the one for children is 12.5% up from 6.4% in the 2004-2005 survey,”
Onyik added.
Police in Fort portal are holding Mugasha Jomo, http://cgdt.org.br/components/com_k2/templates/default/category_item_links.php a political activist from Amama Mbabazi’s camp for allegedly circulating fake currency notes

Mugasha was arrested by Police over the weekend in Fort Portal town on allegations that he was circulating fake notes.

Police spokesperson Fred Enanga revealed that on arresting Mugasha, case http://dailycoffeenews.com/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/3rd-party/3rd-party.php counterfeit notes totaling to Shs Shs 400,000 in the denomination of 50,000 were discovered in his car.

“As Police we are still investigating where Mugasha got these fake notes and afterwards we shall produce him in court,” he said.

Amama Mbabazi’s camp however, revealed today that Mr Mugasha was arrested while trying to collect signatures for the former Prime Minister’s presidential nominations.

According to Mbabazi’s lawyer Severino Twinobusigye, Mugisha together with another activist identified as Yusuf Karwani were collecting signatures in the district when police rounded them up.

Enanga says police is still verifying the connection of the duo with Hon Amama Mbabazi’s campaigns.

By publication, a campaign to have the two released was taking shape on various social media platforms.

 

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