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17:14
17:14

Pictorial; Sheik Yusuf Balinda Installed as Supreme Khadi Greater Lango Muslim District 19

In November last year, Sheik Balinda, the Imam of Madina Faizan Mosque in Lira City led a group of Lango Muslims who defected from the Old Kampala Muslim Administration. He was then appointment the Assistant Supreme Kadhi of the Greater Lango Muslim District Administration.
09:32
09:32

NUP President Robert Kyagulanyi Preaches Unity in Lango 1 5

Kyagulanyi accused the current regime of intentionally creating disunity and compromising leaders and called on the people of Lango to become united and embrace his People Power outfit as a ray of hope for Ugandans.
12:44
12:44

Fuel Tanker Burst into Flames along Lira- Soroti Road 4 2

Thomas Ogwal Ochol, a Catechist of St. Philips Church of Uganda Gwengabara where the accident happened, says that they managed to secure church properties and ensured that no one got caught in the fire.
08:00
08:00

Cultural Leaders Joins Fight to Eradicate TB in Lango Ministry Of Health 4

Notably, between July and September 2020, the TB cases in the Lango sub-region stood at 98.8 percent, a figure that increased to 116.0 percent from October to December.
07:54
07:54

200 Girls Recieve Equipment, Start Up Capital 6 1

Okello Sharon Nagenjwa, the NUWEBIZ Foundation Executive Director explained that most youths are still unemployed despite having acquired skills due to lack of equipment, working space, business skills and start up materials or capital.
11:11
11:11

Lira City Faces Staff Shortage Crisis in Health Services 2

Currently, the City Health department has only 89 out of the required 175 staffs at both the health facilities, city and division health offices, equivalent to 51 percent which is against the national recommended minimum of at least 75 per cent.
14:08
14:08

Nancy Comprehensive School for the Deaf Receives Solar Donation 5

Nancy Comprehensive School for the Deaf, established nearly 20 years ago with support from the community and a lady named Nancy, is still awaiting full government support.
21:11
21:11

Two Confirmed Dead After A House Collapses In Lira 3 2

Lawrence Egole, the Resident City Commissioner, said the number of casualties is yet to be confirmed but search and rescue team are combing all corners to ensure that one body is left under.
16:28
16:28

Lira City East Division to Privatize Garbage Collection over Financial Constraints 4

Jimmy Angole, the Division’s Clerk explained that although the division has equipment’s and personnel to handle solid waste, garbage management is still a huge challenge and that is why the division is considering contracting it out.
08:11
08:11

Lira City East Division Finally Nominates Members for Area Land Committee 3

In previous council sittings, councilors rejected the proposed appointees to the area land committees, citing concerns over the nominees' competence and the legality of instituting the committees.
10:36
10:36

Lira City Timber Dealers Protest Planned Relocation Lira City Council 3

Early this month, Lira City Town Clerk Theophilus Tibihika issued an ultimatum of April 1, 2023, asking all dealers to relocate to the timber yard located in Railways Quarters A in East Division, next to the Airstrip. The letter further stated that anybody found operating in the City Centre after April 1, shall be reprimanded.
07:42
07:42

Temporary Driving Licensing Centre Opens in Lira 2 4 Top story

Brian Matsiko, the ICT Officer in charge of the Uganda Driver Licensing System at the Ministry explained that the mobile centre will only operate for a short while as the ministry organizes to set up a permanent centre in Lira.
16:43
16:43

Construction of Railways Seed School Commences 2

Jasper Abura, the Lira City Education Officer, says that the City received 900 million Shillings in this financial year 2022/2023 for the works and the contractor is already on the ground.
08:47
08:47

15 Novices Miss Consecration into Ceaser Asili Founded Congregation 4 1

Sr. Liberata Mandhawun, the Superior General explained that candidates who missed consecration this year will take the vows next year on condition that they have completed their studies.
07:30
07:30

Justice Aweri’s Family Disappointed by Public Opinion About His Ordinary Lifestyle 4 1

Speaking at a special council meeting at Lira City Council hall, the deceased's elder son, George Obong described his father as “a man who lived a simple and ordinary life” and wondered why some members of the public are belittling his lifestyle.
15:21
15:21

USMID Projects Raise Suspicion and Frustration in Lira 6 1

The businessmen are concerned that the slow speed of work will continue to affect their businesses because the volume of work left is much and the disruption will cause them enormous losses. They are also deeply suspicious of the quality of work as the materials being used especially on bridges are visibly substandard and as a result, there work is shoddy.
16:59
16:59

Three Arrested for Vandalizing, Stealing Railway Locks 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says that the suspects have been charged with theft and malicious damage and their file is ready for submission.
07:09
07:09

Parent Accuses School Employees of Assault 2 8

Aweko, who has four children at the school, says that the trio ganged up against her on Monday when she went to report the school guard Samuel Omara for beating her P5 daughter, Brenda Aber.
09:18
09:18

Over 800 Primary Seven Candidates Fail Pre-PLE in Lira City 3

According to the results released on Saturday, 857 pupils representing 15.7% failed the exams, 543 passed in first grade, 1,663 in second grade, 449 in third, 1,349 in fourth, and 626 in Div. X.
07:28
07:28

Lango Province Ejects Bugisu to Qualify for FUFA Drum Semi Finals 1 3

Allan Okello, the Paradou AC super striker now on loan at KCCA FC put Lango Province ahead in the first half when he converted a penalty. Rogers Amatu added the second goal within just a few minutes after a good cross by Moses Aliro. Denis Omedi netted the third goal for the home side as Lango Province ejected Bugisu 3-1 on aggregate.
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