Congolese Refugee Children Battle Malnutrition

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Congolese refugees Children lining up to get food at Nyakabande transit Center (Photo Credit Samuel Amanya)

Congolese refugees Children lining up to get food at Nyakabande transit Center (Photo Credit Samuel Amanya)

In short
Dr. Benon Karekezi Rukunda, the Kisoro Hospital Medical superintendent, says that they have so far registered eight cases of death resulting from malnutrition. According to Karekezi, some of the deceased children were staying with their parents in Bunagana town council while others were from the Nyakabande refugee transit center.

 

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