10 Children Admitted In Rubanda Over Jiggers
10 children have been admitted at Bufundi Health Centre III in Bufundi sub-county, Rubanda District following the infestation by jiggers.
The children were picked from their homes by Rubanda district authorities led by the district chairman Kenneth Jogo Biryabarema and the District Health Officer, Dr Abdon Birungi.
The victims aged between 3-14 years are from Mushanje and Nyakabungo villages.
Jogo says the children affected by the problem are malnourished and in need of medication.