By Kyamanduma Patrick,
The Minister of Local Government Hon. Raphael Magyezi has given two weeks ultimatum to the chief Administrative officer Kasese district, Mr. Elias Byamungu to have Dr. Edward Wefula reinstated on Government payroll.
Dr. Wefula, the Medical Director Mt. St. Marys Hospital Diocese of Kasese is alleged to have spent thirteen months off payroll.
Addressing hundreds of Christians at our lady of assumption Kasese cathedral church shortly after official opening of Mt. St. Marys Hospital Diocese of Kasese, Hon. Magyezi who represented President Yoweri Museveni, described Dr. Wafula as a medical resource, pledging to report to President Museveni and the Minister of Health, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng about the status of Dr. Wafula, who is among experienced Orthopaedic surgeons in Uganda.
Hon. Magyezi one speaking…
Earlier, the Bishop Diocese of Kasese Rt Rev Francis Aquirinus Kibira Kambale had asked Minister Magyezi to ensure Dr.Wefula is reinstated back on salary and appointed at Mt. St. Marys Hospital Diocese of Kasese.
Bishop Kibira on Dr. Wafula……
Hon. Godfrey Baluku Kabyanga, state Minister for National Guidance, lashed at leaders who allegedly wrote to the Inspector General of Government, alleging abscondment of duty by Dr. Wefula at Kilembe Mines Hospital, saying they lacked procedure. Kabyanga on Wafula….
Hon. Magyezi revealed that President Yoweri Museveni has donated new brand ambulance to Mt.St.Marys Hospital and also secured scholarship for eleven survivors of the Allied Democratic Forces-ADF at Mpondwe-Lhubiriha secondary school in Mpondwe-Lhubiriha town council Kasese district, the survivors under the care of Bishop Kibira. Hon. Magyezi two speaking…
Hon.Ferigo Kambale, the Member of Parliament for Kasese Municipality, urged nurses at the hospital to remain professional as stated by the nurse’s anthem.
In his Homily while presiding over Holy Mass during the blessing and the official opening of Mt. St. Mary’s Hospital diocese of Kasese, Bishop Kibira said health services are part and partial of the ministry and mission of the Catholic Church, saying the church believes that evangelization without good health cannot prosper and it the reason why the catholic consider health services among the four pillars. Bishop Kibira on pillars….
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