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15:39
15:39

Nebbi Cotton Farmers Uncertain Amidst Bad Weather, Falling Prices 4 3

Many of those who struggled to cultivate cotton got as little as 300 kilograms because of the too much rainfall. The rest of the plants were soaked in water and remained of no use to the farmers whose earnings dwindled drastically. During the earlier seasons, the cotton ginnery at Parombo was buying a kilogram of cotton seed a cost ranging between 1,500 and 1,800 Shillings.
07:35
07:35

One Arrested, Four On the Run for Murder, Arson Josephine Angucia

According to information obtained from the police, the suspects ganged up against Ngamita accusing her of bewitching their mother who died at 6 am on Sunday.
23:39
23:39

Two Dead After Amuriat’s Convoy Involved in Accident 2

The accident happened this afternoon at Uvuru Nubi, an accident black spot along the Nebbi-Pakwach border.
13:11
13:11

Nebbi Excited Over Bobi Wine's Visit 2 2

Lina Zedriga the Vice president NUP and also coordinator of Bobi Wine’s tour of West Nile said they are determined to ensure the people of West Nile vote for a new Uganda under the NUP party
17:30
17:30

Woman Arrested for Killing Husband`s Girlfriend Murder

Charles Mba Ulangi, a resident of Angir cell in Nebbi Municipality, who reported the matter to police, says that the late Ayirwoth was called by the suspect’s husband to spend Monday night with him.
04:57
04:57

13 People Arrested for Flouting COVID-19 Guidelines in Nebbi NRM supporters 1 1

Enriko Opio, an aspiring candidate for the Nebbi Municipality Parliamentary seat had flown from Entebbe to Arua and later travelled to Nebbi where he was received by a huge crowd, causing traffic gridlock, along Arua the road on Friday.
09:57
09:57

Nebbi State Prosecutor Found Dead in Room

According to information from the police in Nebbi, Mugoya had travelled from Kampala to Nebbi and arrived at 5:00 am on Wednesday and went to his room to rest before waking up for work.
15:41
15:41

IFMS Tier One Hindering Road Maintenance in Nebbi District 3

A number of activities in the district have been suspended due to challenges of the system. Among the activities that have been suspended in the district include maintenance of a 261 km road network in the financial year 2019/2020 due to poor coding to access UGX 320 million from the Uganda Road Fund URF.
15:30
15:30

Fire Guts Nebbi Police Barracks 1 1

Nebbi District Police Commander Bernard Mugerwa told Uganda Radio Network that the fire started in the house of one of the officers who were unreachable at the time, and spread to other rooms. It was contained almost an hour later, after the arrival of the Regional Fire Unit from Arua.
07:18
07:18

Nebbi Butchers Abandon Municipal Abattoir Ahead of Christmas Over High Taxes 3 1 Top story

George, Jalumu, the chairperson Nebbi Municipality Butchers’ Association, says a number of butchers have resorted to slaughtering animals in open spaces without inspection to avoid the heavy fees.
10:46
10:46

Double Registration Mars Update of Voters Register in Nebbi 3

Guidelines issued by the EC Chairman Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi bars double registration of voters. However, polling officials have expressed concern over the low turn up of voters and numerous cases of double registration at polling stations across the district.
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 1 4

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.
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