Health



Terekeka

Terekeka leads death in new cholera cases

The newly created Terekeka state has been hit by the surge in new cholera cases, taking the highest mortality cases, according to the humanitarian bulletin. The cholera outbreak, which began in June, has now reached…


Juba

Oxfam Leads Clean-up Campaign in Juba

By Catholic Radio Network: More than five hundred Juba residents joined Oxfam in the launch of the “Clean up Juba” campaign last week. A joint effort between Oxfam, UNICEF and the Juba City Council, raised…




Magwi

Two Buses Collide on Juba-Nimule Road

By Radio Tamazuj Two buses traveling along the Juba-Nimule highway have collided. Different accounts suggest that at least eight people were killed and tens wounded. A witness who was traveling on a separate bus that…


Mvolo

Striking Health Workers Cause Crisis in Mvolo

Mvolo county commissioner voices concerns about a growing crisis in health service provision in his area due to a health workers’ strike and the shortage of drugs. Health workers are demanding a switch to USD….


Maridi

Severe Drugs Shortage Hits Maridi Hospital

The national health ministry hasn’t been able to resupply the Maridi Hospital since 2015. It has run out of drugs and patients are being asked to go buy their medicines from private pharmacies. Chandi Sevia,…