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14:17
14:17

COVID-19: Pader Local Government Offices Closed After Eight Staff Test Positive

According to Dr Layoo, only four offices among them that of the Resident District Commissioner, District Health Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and District Chairperson will remain open for daily businesses.
18:32
18:32

Man Electrocuted by Falling Electric Cables

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says Komakech's lifeless body was found lying on the ground by residents in the morning.
11:34
11:34

Brig. Kabango Hands Over Fifth Division Command For AU Peace Operations 3

Brig Kabango handed over office on Wednesday in a ‘scientific’ ceremony officiated by the Chief of Land Forces Lt. Gen Peter Elwelu at the fifth divisions tactical headquarters in Pader District.
07:33
07:33

Pader Leaders Want Nusaf Official Investigated over Corruption Allegations

Pajule Sub-County Chairperson, Brilliant Tito Okello told URN in an interview that Too-Olanya has been flouting the guidelines of NUSAF in the district this jeopardizing its implementation.
05:24
05:24

54-year-old Woman Commits Suicide After Suspecting Husband of Infidelity

The deceased, identified as Matilda Adong, a resident of Lwala village in Puranga sub-county reportedly ingested poison, after a brawl with her husband David Opira.
07:25
07:25

In-charge Closes Health Centre for Two Weeks

On Wednesday, the Pader district Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Richard Odoch Poromoi ordered police to arrest Okot for negligence.
17:00
17:00

Acholi Paramount Chief Irked by Encroachment on Royal Land physical plan 3 1

Speaking to URN on Friday from the Acholi Cultural Institution office in Bardege Divisionin Gulu Town, Acana said it was wrong for the district authorities to plan access roads on the royal land without permission.
12:53
12:53

UNICEF Halts Funding to Pader District Over Poor Accountability health department 1

This follows the failure by the district to provide proper accountability for 224 million Shillings disbursed in the financial year 2018/2019 to support activities in the health and education department.
15:16
15:16

Bomb Kills One in Pader Latanya Subcounty 2

Vincent Okello 22 died after sustatining severe body injuries from the bomb shrapnel on Sunday morning.
19:17
19:17

Kenyan Fishermen Join Search for Engineer Who Drowned in Achwa River Aswa river 2 1

Dusman Okee, the Pader Resident District Commissioner says that the Kenyan fishermen volunteered to join the search for Wafula’s body after police marine divers were called for an emergency rescue in Kampala three days ago.
09:34
09:34

250 LRA Insurgency Victims Remembered in Pader Latanya Subcounty 2 1

The third commemoration prayers held in Amoko village in Golo Parish was in memory of innocent civilians killed in a space of only one month in August 1991.
17:25
17:25

Police Dispatch Divers To Retrieve Missing Bodies from Aswa River Angagura Subcounty 2

Joseph Wafula, a Kenyan consultant Engineer and Charles Komakech a resident of Angagura Sub-county went missing on Monday afternoon when their boat capsized in the river.
10:44
10:44

Pader District Fails to Enforce Alcohol Ordinance 3 1

The ordinance was passed in 2018 by Pader district council to regulate the sale and consumption of alcohol. However, its enforcement was never been implemented, angering the leaders.
16:09
16:09

Pader Struggles to Reverse Ownership of Aswa Ranch 4 1

Godfrey Largo Oringa, the Pader district LC 5 Chairperson says the disputed ranch is being controversially encroached into by a section of local investors who are diverting away from the original purpose for which the ranch was given.
19:44
19:44

Food Shortage Hits Pader District 2 1

Philip Odong, a farmer in Laguti Sub County attributes the acute food shortage to floods that swept across the district in May and June. He explains that the floods destroyed his two acres of staple cassava gardens including beans.
12:27
12:27

Under Staffing Cripples Health Services in Pader 1 2

Geoffrey Largo Oringa, the Pader District LC5 Chairperson LC5, says that the staff shortage has also been compounded by some health workers who go for further studies without the authorization from the district.
10:44
10:44

Pader Returns UGX 290 Million to the Treasury patrick onyango 2 1

The money was meant to pay pensioners and contractors in the last financial year.
08:06
08:06

Female Councilors Assault Pader LC 5 Chairperson 1

The councilors overpowered the Sergeant at arms and roughed up the chairperson before they started landing heavy punches and kicks as he tried to enter his office adjacent to the council hall.
16:44
16:44

Pader Leaders Raise Concern Over Aswa Dam Construction aswa river 2 1

The power station is one in a cascade of five power stations planned on Achwa River. They are expected to produce 109 megawatts which will be distributed via a 132kV high voltage transmission line to a substation in Lira, where it will be sold to Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited - UETCL.
20:08
20:08

Furious Residents Block Impassable Road in Pader 1

The residents were led Pajule Sub County Councilor Godfrey Ocaya who accuses the district authorities of taking too long to work on the road, which has hindered public transport in the area.
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