Health Ministry Fire Destroyed Procurement, Health Promotion Files

The fire at the Ministry of Health started at around 3pm on Sunday

The police fire brigade and rescue services have started investigations into the cause of a fire that gutted the Ministry of Health offices in Wandegeya, visit this site Kampala on Sunday afternoon.

According to the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Emilian Kayima, this the fire started from a kitchen area on the last floor burnt a number of items in offices in the building before being put out.

“It started at around 3 PM from the kitchen before burning to ashes the store for procurement, office of health promotions and secretary for quality assurance’s office,” Kayima said.

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He added that the Commissioner in charge of quality assurance and the office of the Assistant Commissioner in charge of child health among other offices on the same floor were razed down by the Sunday afternoon fire.

“Our teams contained the fire but by this time an assortment of files and other items had already been destroyed, “he added stressing that the place has been cordoned off as a crime scene.


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