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11:14
11:14

Uganda Human Rights Commission Probing Kaabong Murders 1

A number of murder cases which include shootings, strangulations and other forms have been reported in the district. The recent case that compelled the team to camp in Kaabong this week involves a civilian, Longem Tayal, 22, resident of Kalonyangiat village in Kalapata Sub County.
20:34
20:34

Museveni, Kenyatta Sign Cross- Border Peace Agreement west pokot district 2 1 Top story

Eugene Wamalwa, Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary of Devolution, says the MoU is going to facilitate peaceful coexistence between the pastoral communities across border.
15:16
15:16

Mou Signing on Cross- Border Peace Underway in Moroto west pokot district 1

The activity, ongoing at Naitakwae Play Ground in Moroto is expected to accord communities on the Kenya and Ugandan sides of the border opportunities for better co-operation, close coordination and peaceful coexistence. The MoU is also envisaged to bridge isolation gaps to improve livelihood and socio-economic conditions for sustainable peace and development in Karamoja, Turkana and West Pokot.
20:22
20:22

Key Road Linking Uganda to Kenya Graded Ahead of Kenyatta Visit President Museveni 2 1

Kenyatta and his host Yoweri Museveni will be in Moroto to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on cross border integrated programs for sustainable and socio-economic transformation of Karamoja, Turkana and Pokot communities.
16:15
16:15

Sub Counties in Karamoja Double Ahead of 2021 Elections 1 1

Karamoja had 1,996 villages, 52 sub-counties, 19 constituencies and seven districts during the 2016 general election. However, the region now has more than 2,000 villages, 102 sub-counties including town councils, 21 constituencies and nine districts.
11:31
11:31

Deployment in Mines Worries Karimojong mining in karamoja 4 1

In Moroto, the district Chairperson, Andrew Napaja Keem was denied access to the DAO Marble Mining Site last year. Other leaders in Nabilatuk, including the district youth chairperson reported denial to the mining site in his district.
17:21
17:21

Jan Mangal Loses Gold Mining License in Karamoja mining in karamoja 3 1

Gerald Eneku, the Inspector of Mines in North Eastern Uganda says the license was cancelled after all attempts to have the company back to the site failed. He explains that Jan Mangul hijacked some of the required procedures into the acquisition of the mining lease, something he notes disadvantaged its production in Moroto.
08:00
08:00

Karamoja Cultural Celebrations Underway in Amudat 2 1

Hannah Longole, the Executive Director of Ateker Cultural Centre says the cultural celebrations help revive and strengthen the positive cultural aspects for the development of the Karamoja Cluster communities.
16:55
16:55

ULGA Wants Consultations on Fiscal Reforms Halted low local revenues 1 1

In a letter written on Monday and addressed to the Finance Minister, Matia Kasaija through their association, Uganda Local Government Association, ULGA, the local governments have expressed concerns over what they term as increasing unfavorable operating environment resulting from the on-going fiscal reforms. They note that the reforms have for long constrained their performance as constitutionally mandated.
07:25
07:25

Napak, Katakwi Leaders Search for Colonial Maps to Solve Border Conflict karamoja mps 2

Napak and Katakwi districts have been embroiled in the conflict that has caused loss of lives and now instigating tribal differences between the Iteso and Karimojong.
06:50
06:50

Moroto Police Abandon New Offices 2 1 Top story

The offices were constructed with funding from the Shillings 7.7 billion provided by Netherlands for the construction of police headquarters in Moroto, Kotido, Abim and Kaabong. The construction of Moroto CPS dragged from 2011 to 2014 when it was finally completed and commissioned.
20:54
20:54

Livestock Quarantine Lifted in Moroto 1 1

The quarantine was imposed on January 15th, 2019 by the Commissioner of Animal Health in Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, MAAIF.
18:37
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Voters in Karamoja Want Joint Campaigns Electoral Reforms 4 1

Christine Akot, the Moroto District Vice Chairperson says joint campaigns help the electorate to make informed choices after hearing from all candidates in the same date. She also stresses that joint campaigns reduce fatigue and confusion of the electorate.
10:56
10:56

Teacher in Mororo Arrested for Alleged Defilement Uganda Police Force 1

Police arrested Charles Iiko at a drinking joint in Labourline village, Moroto Municipality on Saturday. It is alleged that Iiko took advantage of a P.2 pupil who was hungry and enticed her with food.
18:31
18:31

Museveni Triggers Massive Changes at UBC Radio in Moroto President Museveni 2 1 Top story

Last week, a delegation of 12 officials led by the UBC Board Chairperson, James Rwehabura, UBC Managing Director, Watson Agaba and Chief Engineer, Michael Agaba visited the facility on a fact finding mission.
06:50
06:50

Karamoja Residents Resort to Wildlife, Several Arrested tourism industry

According to Ediau, the activities of the poachers are threatening the tourism industry especially in Karamoja sub region, which is endowed with many rare animal species. He revealed that a number of suspects have been produced in court and remanded, awaiting trial.
07:43
07:43

Moroto Authorities Feud Over Cattle Market resident 2 1 Top story

The market was under Nadunget Sub County until April, this year, when the Local Government Ministry merged 20 new villages from the neighbouring sub-counties with the municipality. However, the two sub-counties had earlier agreed to allow the operations of the market to continue in the same location pending council resolutions.
11:53
11:53

Bus Operators Shun New Moroto Bus Terminal moroto municipality 2 1

But the bus operators and other businesspersons who initially expressed interest to conduct business in the bus terminal are yet to relocate. Gateway Bus Company and Teso Coach, that ply Moroto- Kampala route on a daily basis have expressed different demands to be able to relocate to the terminal.
17:29
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Police Disperses Livestock Traders, Impounds Cattle Trucks in Moroto 2 1

Moroto has been under livestock quarantine since January this year, following an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease. But this week, a number of herdsmen brought cattle to the market, claiming that they had secured permission from area leaders to sell off the livestock despite the quarantine.
07:54
07:54

LDU Recruitment Drive Starts in Moroto 2 1 Top story

This is part of a drive to recruit up to 13,000 personnel to boost the UPDF reserve force. According to the 3rd Division Spokesman Abert Arinaitwe, the recruitment will start from Kaabong district this morning and continue up to Friday in the districts of Kotido, Abim, Moroto and Nakapiripirit.
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