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Bamba-Babwisi Communities Drag Gov't to Court Over Semuliki National Park Land 1 1

More than 3,000 households have now sued Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA and Attorney General demanding to be compensated or their land be returned to them.
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Shortage of Clean Water in Pawor Sub County Worries Residents 3 1

The sub-county has only 8 functional water points after some of the boreholes that were drilled broke down and others dried up due to the low water level in the area.
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Lamwo Education Dep't Pleads With Striking Teachers to Administer Pre-Mock Exams 2

The District Education Officer Barnabas Langoya says the request to the teachers follows concerns raised by parents, local leaders, and other stakeholders over the two weeks of industrial action that could ruin the pupils’ education and even disrupt the academic calendar.
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Eviction of Vendors, Roadside Transporters in Gulu City Starts Gulu City Council 1

Last week, Gulu City Clerk Isiah Tumwesigye issued a directive to the public banning businesses along the streets, pavements, walkways, verandahs, backstreets, and corridors within the city effective July 1.

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Pictorial on Bwebajja Senior Officers Pass Out Top story

Assistant Inspector General of Police -AIGP Godfrey Golooba, who presided over the pass out on behalf of Inspector General of Police -IGP Martin Ochola rallied the officers to ensure that they practice the skills they have acquired and exhibit them in their duties purposely to match the ever-changing policing needs.

Business and finance

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Drought, Cattle Rustling Affect Livestock Prices in Karamoja

The drop in animal prices in the region is due to a shortage of grass and water and also rampant cattle raiding by the armed Karimojong warriors who are now forcing many people to sell their animals instead of keeping them in Kraals where they are raided by rustlers.
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Traders Attribute Increase in Commodity Prices to Drought, High Fuel Costs

Several consumer commodities like maize flour, rice, and ground nuts are experiencing a sharp price increase since May.
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Women in Northern Uganda Make Soap From Pig Lard to Earn Money Brac Uganda Limited 2 1

Lard or the pig fat is crucial during saponification process where chemicals like sodium or potassium salts mix with fatty acids to form soap. Vegetable oils and animal fats are the traditional materials that are saponified.
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Saving and Cooperative Groups Decry Multiple Regulations 7 1

John Njoki Rugeimukamu, the Board Secretary of Greater Bushenyi Teachers SACCO, said the current laws governing savings and cooperative organizations are creating conflict amongst the regulators noting that the multiple registrations are weakening the principals of SACCOs.

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