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07:36
07:36

Panic as EC Conducts Election in Nonfunctional Sub Counties, Town Councils 1 Top story

Sarah Bukariwa, the Lango and Acholi Regional Electoral Officer, says that they are neither responsible for the creation of the administrative units nor their operationalization. “The Electoral Commission is not responsible in any way for the operationalization of the new administrative units, our work is to conduct elections in the gazetted areas and that is all. The Ministry of Local Government is responsible and I think they will handle that,” she said in an interview.
16:01
16:01

Witchdoctor Survives Lynching after Failing to Remove Charms 1

Sam Olal, an eye witness, says the residents roughed up Katumba and started assaulting him. It took the intervention of the local leaders to rescue Katumba and hand him over to police.
18:54
18:54

Village Chairperson Caught Redhanded with Married Woman, Impeached 1

The locals accused the Village Chairman of sleeping with married women in his area which they According to Acio, Opito alerted his neighbours who helped him to break the door and they managed to catch Obia red-handed in his bed with his wife. He was led to Arocha LCII Chairman, Tonny Otyang with used condoms and his underwear as exhibits.
13:09
13:09

Thousands Miss Out on Mosquito Nets in Apac Apac District 1 4

Francis Ayo, the chairperson of Ilera Cell Village, Agulu Division in Apac Municipality, says he received only 155 out of the 349 mosquito nets he was expecting for his area, a reason why he refused to take it.
06:23
06:23

Pictorial: Flooding in Apac District UNRA 11

The small canoes carry a total of 9 passengers at a cost of 1000 shillings per head without luggage. They charge 4000 for a person crossing with a bicycle and 5000 shillings for one with a motorcycle. Luggage are charged separately depending on the size and weight.
06:46
06:46

Floods Cut-off Ibuje Sub- County Cut from Apac District roads impassable 2 5

Robson Bob Orech, the Community Development Officer at Ibuje Sub county who said the flood was first experienced in the area in 1964explained that so many people are suffering as a result of the floods.
08:48
08:48

600 Pupils in Apac Fail to Show up for PLE Registration 3

According to the copy of the report obtained by Uganda Radio Network, Alenga primary school registered only 69 out of the 84 candidates that reported before the lockdown, Adem primary school registered 30 out of the 38 finalists while Amilo primary school only registered 34 out of 64 learners in the candidate’s class.
11:24
11:24

Palm Oil Investor Blocks Residents from Grazing Livestock in Maruzi Ranch 1 1

In 2019, the government allocated 54 square miles of the Ranch land for 50 years to Hill Side Agricultural Investment limited for the establishment of Palm Oil production.
15:01
15:01

Museveni Criticizes Large Campaign Crowds NRM party 4 1

Museveni said that the people encouraging the supporters to gather in large numbers are enemies of the people.
11:10
11:10

Three Pupils At Apac School Test Positive for COVID-19 Apac District 4

The School headteacher, David Newton Odong, says the positive cases include two girls and a boy. He says the learners first presented with the symptoms of malaria, which was being managed at the school.
12:07
12:07

Thugs Break into Ibuje Health Center III in Apac District Ministry of Health 2

Geoffrey Anyac, the in charge Ibuje Health Center III says the incident occurred on Tuesday night when the health facility was not guarded since the security guard was on a sick leave and no patient was admitted at the ward.
07:51
07:51

Fisheries Protection Unit Impounds Illegal Fishing Boats, Nets in Apac District 1 1

Peter Tibwaboas, the Commandant of the Fisheries Protection Unit in charge of Apac district, says although the majority of the fishermen are complying with the standard operating procedures, there is another group that has totally failed to comply.
19:31
19:31

Four Civil Servants in Apac District on Spot for Engaging in Politics 3 2

Innocent Abongo, the Apac district Acting Probation Officer, Frank Ogwang, the Acting Sub County Chief of Chegere Sub County, Wilbert Obala the Ibuje Sub County Chief and Andrew Omadi Omara, the Office Assistant have allegedly appeared in public campaigning for some aspirants in Apac district.
07:30
07:30

700 Teenagers Impregnated in Apac During Lockdown 3

Innocent Abongo, the Apac District Probation and Social Welfare Officer says 312 cases were registered in Akere Division in Apac Municipality, 224 in Chegere, 196 in Ibuje, 38 in Akokoro and 21 in Apac Sub Counties.
13:15
13:15

Apac Businessmen Held Over Deploying Street Kids to Steal 2

The arrest stemmed from a confession by some street kids to security that they were being used by the arrested businessmen to go and steal for them scrap metals in exchange of food.
06:03
06:03

Apac Taskforce Imposes Partial Lockdown in Amun Parish As Six Test Positive for Covid-19 Ministry Of Health 2

Dr Mathew Emer, the Apac District Health Officer says locking the area that consists of over 5,000 residents in the nine villages will help the medical team trace over 100 contacts to the six confirmed cases.
07:53
07:53

Apac Security Arrests Ten Street Children Uganda Police Force 2 1

Innocent Abongo, the Apac District Probation and Welfare Officer, attributes the increasing number of street children in the area to domestic violence. He says they are now considering handing over the street children to their respective families.
11:41
11:41

Eight Landing Sites in Apac Opened for Fishing Activities 1 5

Sam Ogwal, the chairman fishing community is excited that at least for now, their livelihood will improve since most of them survived on fishing as a source of income.
18:46
18:46

UPDF Soldier Arrested in Apac for Impersonation 1

Victor Omara, 30 years, a resident of Agege in Bala Sub County, Kole district who lives in Barapwoo in Lira district was arrested on Sunday after allegedly conning two staffs at Apac Main Hospital.
17:37
17:37

Two Arrested in Apac for Forging Pension Documents 1

It’s alleged that the suspects presented forged documents including a national Identity Card, LCI and RDC’s letter and stamps claiming to be relatives of the late Sergeant Joel Obote who died in 2013.
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