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12:10
12:10

Acholi Cultural Leaders Caution Residents Against Bush Burning 1 4

Paul Poppy Arop, the Pagen Clan Chief, in Kitgum district who also doubles as the chairperson of all cultural leaders in East Acholi says such practices have partly led to the current change in the rainfall patterns being experienced.
19:56
19:56

Man Turns Himself in After Killing Four-Year-Old Niece in Kitgum

The suspect, Clay Kibwota reportedly smashed Mitchel Ayerwot’s head on the wall at their family home in Oyuru Aromo village in Akworo Parish, Labongo Amida Sub County on Tuesday at around 6 pm.
20:08
20:08

Nine Netted Over Suspicious Online Business cyber crime 4

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, William Komakech, says the suspects have been operating in the district since November last year as “Century Trade Online” employees and business associates.
18:31
18:31

People Power Losses Trust In Bosmic After Museveni Meeting Robert Kyagulanyi 3 1 Top story

Joel Ssenyonyi, the People Power movement Spokesperson says Bosmic’s meeting with the president isn’t surprising, saying they have got reports indicating that the artist has so far met Museveni twice.
18:20
18:20

Kitgum Gets UGX 300m Children’s Library Block 4 2

The Kitgum District Chief Administrative Officer Martin Jacan Gwokto during the commissioning ceremony says the library will help to improve education of children in the district that still grapples with high dropout and illiteracy rates.
13:23
13:23

Suspect Commits Suicide in Kitgum Police Cells

Richard Odong, a resident of Mulago B Village in Paibony parish in Kitgum Matidi Sub County reportedly hanged himself on Monday night.
07:29
07:29

Ministry of Lands Cancels Design of 0.46km Kitgum Municipality Road World Bank 1

The road named after Uganda's former President Gen Tito okello lutwa is among the three kilometers road network selected by Kitgum municipal council to be constructed under Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure development [USMID] programme. The project is funded by the World Bank.
18:51
18:51

Kitgum Records Improvement in PLE

The results released on Friday shows a total of 221 pupils scored first grade out of 3,605 pupils who sat within the municipality and district level. This is slightly higher than the numbers district registered in 2018 when only 153 pupils scored first grade.
15:36
15:36

Kitgum Hospital Suspends X-Ray Services 5 1

The Philips Primary Diagnost model x-ray machine procured in 2016 by government serves thousands of vulnerable patients within and outside Kitgum district.
16:45
16:45

3,000 Former LRA Abductees Yet to Receive Resettlement Packages amnesty commission 1 3

James Okwany, the Amnesty Commission Regional Coordinator says that some 3,000 former LRA abductees from east Acholi and parts of Lango haven’t yet received their resettlement benefits.
07:11
07:11

LCI Chairperson Shot Dead in Kitgum Municipality

The Kitgum Resident District Commissioner William Komakech says the deceased had been admitted at the hospital on Monday suffering from mental illness.
16:49
16:49

Village Chairperson Reported Missing in Kitgum

Orom Sub County Vice Chairperson Vincent Kilama says Okello had earlier been sighted at Orom trading centre on December 31, 2019, watching fireworks with his colleague to usher in the New Year. He, however, says Okello started claiming that he was being trailed by police before disappearing.
07:20
07:20

Police Denies Intimidating Kitgum Hotel Management Over People Power Meeting Kitgum Municipality

Over the weekend, Sebastian Ogoni, the Northern Uganda Region People Power Youth Coordinator claimed that the hotel management had cancelled their booking after making an initial down payment of Shillings 100,000.
10:33
10:33

Kitgum Market Contractor Asked to Expedite Construction Works kitgum main market 1 2

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, says that there is limited development at the market site at the moment compared to the duration the works commenced. He attributed the delay to bickering between the contractor and consultant.
13:08
13:08

Hotel in Kitgum Refuses to Host People Power Consultation Meeting bobi wine 1

Solomon Onono, the manager Jaflo Gardens Hotel confirmed that they turned down the booking for fear that their business may be affected by the activities of the people power movement.
11:29
11:29

Water Pump Procured to Promote Vegetable Growing in Kitgum irrigation 4 1

Charles Oyoo, the Labongo Akwang sub-county chairperson, says the initiative is also intended to improve on income generation among the local farmers which will help to alleviate poverty, enable education of children and healthy living as a result of nutritious feeding.
15:29
15:29

Kitgum Vendors Occupy Pedestrian Walkways In Protest kitgum main market 1 3

The vendors shifted on Saturday alleging that Kitgum municipal officials have failed to enforce eviction of rival vendors currently occupying an illegal market Tuma Atoo in central division.
10:16
10:16

LC1 Chairperson In Trouble For Endorsing Sale Of NUSAF Oxen 1 1

According to Angora, the group members claim they sold off the oxen because they have been disappearing during dry season and instead want to replace them with goats. The group Chairperson, Richard Nyekorach could be reached for comments by press time to answer the allegations.
11:36
11:36

Two Suspected Thieves Lynched In Kitgum Municipality

An eye witness who spoke on condition of anonymity says the suspects grabbed a handbag containing 10 million shillings from a woman who had just made a transaction from Centenary Bank Kitgum Branch.
15:36
15:36

Kitgum Increases Vigilance on Animal Transportation Ahead Of Christmas 6 1

Jackson Omona, the Kitgum District Chairperson, says that the district security committee has recommended deployment of mobile police patrol to monitor transportation of livestock.
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