Nodding Syndrome Patients in Dire Situation in Northern Uganda


The only medical facility that has been handling cases of Nodding disease in Omoro district, in northern Uganda has been closed even with reports of the resurgence of new cases “Hope for Humans care centre” was closed after it run out of funds leaving patients to trek to health centre 2s and 3s. Our reporter Nabaasa Innocent who visited the facility, brings us the status and how communities are coping with not only deaths but drug stock out.