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19:09
19:09

Nebbi Taxi Drivers Protest Relocation to Gazetted Taxi Park 2 1

There are three taxi roadside stages now in Nebbi. One is stationed at Arua stage along the Nebbi-Arua road, the Pakwach stage along the Nebbi-Kampala Road and the third one along Nebbi-Paidha Road. But the association has written to the Municipal authorities to demolish all three and compel drivers to return to the park.
16:03
16:03

Alur King Orders Restoration of Traditional Fireplaces alur kingdom 1 1

In a three-page dossier, the King expressed concern over the erosion of cultural values and norms which is negatively affecting the level of loyalty Alur subjects have for cultural and royal matters. He attributes the lack of respect for cultural leaders and deviation from cultural matters to modernity.
13:55
13:55

Subsistence Farmers are Enemies of Progress – Museveni 1

Museveni says that subsistence farming has presented itself as a curse, which lasts for generations and if the current generation does not deviate from the practice, the larger community will starve due to reduced food supply. He described those still practising subsistence farming as enemies of progress.
21:39
21:39

GaaGaa Bus Catches Fire In Nebbi District 1 1

The bus registration number UBB 991Y from Kampala heading to Koboko via Arua district went up in flames at Mbaro Oryang East Village Nyaravur Sub County Nebbi district at around 4:30 pm.
16:36
16:36

Police Recover Gun in Nebbi Municipality 1

Nicholas Natajja, the OC CID Nebbi Central Police station says detectives recovered the gun following a tip-off from support staff of Nebbi Municipal Council, who were slashing the compound on Thursday.
10:51
10:51

NRM’s Emmanuel Orombi Wins Nebbi LCV By-election 4 1

Orombi of the National Resistance Movement-NRM party garnered 20,280 votes, defeating Vicky Onyai of Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party who obtained 4,022 votes. George Uthuba an Independent Candidate got 18,323 votes.
18:29
18:29

NRM’s Orombi Leading in Nebbi LCV By-elections 1 1

At Goli Poling station the home of Orombi, out of 218 votes cast he obtained 187 while Vicky got 0 votes and Uthuba got 04 votes, at Juangero P.S, Vicky got 04, Uthuba 07, and Orombi 240.
18:15
18:15

Police Halts Uganda-DRC Movement over Ebola Threat 1

Asuman Mugenyi, the Director Operations Uganda Police says Ugandan citizens who have relatives and friends in the DR Congo should not allow them to travel to Nebbi.
14:29
14:29

Low Voter Turnout in Nebbi LCV by-Elections 2 1

At Classic Nursery school polling station in Nebbi Municipality, only two voters had so far voted by 11:00 am, while at Nduru Polling Station in Nebbi Municipality, which registered very long queues during the Parliamentary elections, one voter was seen casting her vote at around eleven followed by another after ten minutes.
13:32
13:32

Nebbi Youth Chairperson Arrested for Diverting YLP Funds 2

Ocircan was arrested on Monday following investigations by the Police and the Nebbi District Internal Security Office.
19:41
19:41

Nebbi District Stuck with Former LRA Abductee 2

The woman, identified as Apio Justine was abducted in 1993 at the age of five, from South Sudan where she was residing with her maternal aunt. Apio says her parents were Apolonia Muding a South Sudan national and Julius Odongo, an officer of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces UPDF.
07:40
07:40

Farmers Asked to Alternate Pesticides to Control Fall Armyworms 2

Winfred Aol Opio, an entomologist at NARO says that the worms become resistant to a single pesticide when used for two or more consecutive seasons in the same garden. She says more mature worms become more resistant when the same chemical is applied over time.
13:10
13:10

EC Bans Fundraising in Nebbi District By-Elections government 2

Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi, the EC chairman, says no candidate will be allowed to organize any activity aimed at soliciting money from potential voters as it is tantamount to bribery contrary to Section 147(1) of the Local Government Act.
12:26
12:26

Nebbi LCI Chairpersons Protest Non-Payment of Salary ex-gratia payment 2

The leaders note that they have never received any salary payment ever since they were elected into office in July last year.
13:14
13:14

EC Sets Date for Nebbi LCV Chairperson By-Election 1 1

According to the road-map released by the Electoral Commission, the update of the voters’ register will take place on May 27th 2019 while consultative meeting with LC1 chairpersons on 29th May 2019 and consultative meeting with other stakeholders including political parties, religious leaders and Civil Society Organizations on 30th May.
17:12
17:12

Nebbi Boda Boda Cyclists Stabbed 1

Abibu Najar of Roundabout boda-boda stage was stabbed along Obote road near Nebbi Town church and his motorcycle registration number UEB 206G9 stolen.
11:18
11:18

Man Jailed 18-months for Insulting his Wife

Mike Komakech, a resident of Got Moyo Village, was convicted by the Grade Two Magistrate Mike Okonye on the basis that he used obscenities to insult his wife contrary to Section 128(3) of the Penal Code Act.
11:21
11:21

Nebbi Municipality MP Takes Election Case to Court of Appeal 1 1

On May 2nd, the Arua High Court Judge, Anthony Ojok nullified the election of Sulaiman after the petitioner Robert Onega of the FDC party proved that he lacked Advanced Level (A' level) certificate.
07:01
07:01

Nebbi Municipality Sued Over Malicious Damage 1 2

Cikawun claims that the municipal authorities forcefully deployed a grader to open a road through his land in order to provide an access road to his neighbor even when they were fully aware that he was erecting his residential house on the said land.
14:56
14:56

Court Nullifies Nebbi Municipality Elections 1 1

Through his lawyer, Erias Lukwago, Onega accused Sulaiman of conniving with Electoral Commission to disable and use faulty biometric machines during the polls to allow non-registered voters to vote.
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