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13:56
13:56

Schools in Amolatar Hit by Shortage of Desks 3 1

The recommended pupil-desk ratio is three pupils per desk, but some of the schools are now struggling with six pupils per desk while in other schools, the pupils sit on the floor.
13:11
13:11

Aninolal Primary School Temporarily Opens as District Plans to Relocate it 3 5

Sam Ronald Ogweng, the Amolatar District Education Officer, says that with minor renovations, the school can open while the relocations plans are ongoing.
13:06
13:06

Amolatar Leaders Concerned About Delayed Completion of Health Centre Nakatiti HCIII 4 1

Otada Construction Company was awarded the contract to construct a single block housing the Out Patient Department (OPD), maternity, labor and children’s ward, a laboratory, and store among others.
11:39
11:39

Amolatar Receives 12,578 Doses of Covid-19 Vaccines 4

The District, which had a low uptake of vaccines was forced to send back the Moderna vaccines which were expected to expire by December 2021. So far the district has vaccinated 58,192 people.
15:24
15:24

Amolatar District Councilors Granted Bail, Released

The four were arrested, charged and remanded on November 28, for attacking the District Service Commission offices (DSC) and ejecting the acting secretary of the commission. It is said that the group also removed from the notice board, a list of candidates that had been shortlisted for interviews and locked the commission offices.
18:34
18:34

Construction of Amolatar District Headquarters Stalls Over Lack of Funds presidential pledge 3 1

Daniel Ekilu, the Chief Administrative Officer Amolatar District says the construction stalled due to lack of money.
13:56
13:56

Contractor Accused of Delaying Completion of Health Centre III Nakatiti HCIII 6 3

Amolatar District leaders are questioning why the contractor was paid all the money before completing the works.
17:25
17:25

Amolatar Officials Reject Cassava Cuttings over Poor Quality 3

Tony Opio, a supplier from Nalubwoyu Sub County delivered the 144 bags of cassava cuttings to the district headquarters. The samples were inspected by the district leaders who confirmed that they could not be received for planting.
09:07
09:07

Sixty-year-old Senior Police Officer Arrested for Defilement 6 2 Top story

The new Amolatar Resident District Commissioner, George William Wopuwa says he ordered for the OC's arrest after four people stormed his office complaining over not being helped even after they caught the officer red handed defiling the kid.
19:15
19:15

Amolatar District Engineer On the Spot for Alleged Diversion of Fuel 3

Robert Okidi is accused of diverting fuel worth 7 Million Shillings meant for the construction of Aromi- Abarikori road.
12:40
12:40

Pictorial: Prime Minister Nabbanja Visits Flood Affected District of Amolatar impassible roads 15

The Prime Minister who arrived in the district aboard a chopper was assessing the magnitude of damage as well as following up on the relief food which delivered by the OPM to over 200 persons displaced by floods and currently living in a camp.
12:11
12:11

Floods Cut Off Two Parishes in Amolatar 5 1 Top story

Richard Odur, a resident of Abino A village in Muchora parish explains that living on the island is now a big challenge because there is only a small portion of land to dig and attending to medical emergencies is a great challenge.
11:57
11:57

Amolatar Floods: OPM to Procure Engine Boats 5 1

Robinah Nabbanja was on Saturday in Amolatar to assess the magnitude of damage caused by floods and also follow up on the relief food distribution to the flood victims.
11:04
11:04

Pictorial: Floods Destroy Road Network in Amolatar 16 Top story

Geoffrey Ocen, the District LCV chairperson says over 65% of the entire road network in the district is cut off.
10:50
10:50

Over 65% of Amolatar’s Road Network Ravaged by floods Lake Kyoga 1 6 Top story

Geoffrey Ocen, the District LCV chairperson says over 65% of the entire road network in the district has been affected by the floods. Adding that their attempts to fix it has been futile since the water levels keeps rising.
11:11
11:11

Arwotcek Health Centre II Faces Shortage of Delivery Beds 3

The facility has only one delivery bed which is broken forcing most expectant mothers to deliver on the floor due to lack of beds.
12:50
12:50

Amolatar RDC Accused of Meddling in Emyooga Program Emyooga funds. 6 1

On Wednesday, MPs probing the utilization of the Emyooga funds were told that Kwesiga side-lined Carla Teddy Ayo, the commercial officer and other members of the Emyooga task force and formed 317 new groups to replace the initial 411 groups that had been approved by the task force.
12:15
12:15

Pictorial: Flash Floods Displace Thousands in Amolatar 15

The floods have submerged several kilometres of the district’s land and roads, disconnecting a number of communities. Crop gardens that had initially survived the drought are now submerged.
06:51
06:51

Floods Displace Thousands in Amolatar District roads cut off 6 1

Alfred Ebong, a resident of Ocamolum parish says he almost lost his 4-year-old son when he failed to get to the health center due to the floods. Adding that he resorted to treating the child with local herbs for three days before the canoe became operational to cross to the other side.
15:14
15:14

COVID SOPs Violators in Lango Caned, Forced to Buy Mask at UGX 5K wearing face masks 4

Christopher Omara, the Otuke Resident District Commissioner who is also chairperson District Task Force explained that the LCIs should ensure that a maximum of 5 people are allowed at a water point at a go.
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