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10:07
10:07

Lt. Gen Elwelu Warns Army Against Greed karamoja sub region 2 1

Presiding over the 6th pass out of Local Defense Unit, LDU personnel who completed a four months training at Olilim Training School, Katakwi district, noted that nothing rewards in the military other than honesty.
17:27
17:27

Elderly Woman Strangled to Death in Katakwi 2

Her lifeless body was found lying in her house by her daughter, Hellen Akori on Monday evening. Akori had gone to visit her family when she stumbled on the lifeless body of her mother.
15:47
15:47

Bodies of Lake Bisina Accident Victims Retrieved 2

John Robert Oluka, the Kapujan Sub County LC III Vice chairperson, says Nabiryes body was buried on Sunday evening while Odelo will be buried this evening.
21:42
21:42

Two Drown After Boat Captsizes In Lake Bisina. 3

Police and local authorities identified the deceased as Michael Odelo 30, a boat captain and Esther Nabirye alias Itabu aged 18 years all residents of Kelim 1 Village in Kapujan Sub County, Katakwi district.
10:41
10:41

Katakwi Speaker Wants Conflict over Pian-Upe Game Reserve Resolved francis okwameri 4

The residents of Apapai Village were earlier displaced by the Karimojong warriors who rustled cattle and killed dozens of people in the 1970s to 80s, which forced them to flee the area. However, attempts to resettle back in the area has since hit a snag after authorities of Pian Upe game reserve in Nakapiripirit district chased them away claiming that the land belongs to the game reserve.
11:27
11:27

Gap Between Parliament, Districts Fueling Corruption francis okwameri 5

Francis Okwameri, the Katakwi District Speaker, says parliament often passes policies without consulting district council yet some of them contradict the operations of local governments.
07:09
07:09

Corruption Hindering Justice For SBGV Victims in Katakwi sophie nampewo 4 2

Sophie Nampewo, Budget Policy Specialist at the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group CSBAG while disseminating the report to the district stakeholders on Wednesday says the high and rising prevalence of Gender Based Violence cases is manifesting in various forms including physical violence.
11:51
11:51

Church Closed for Campaigning Against Govt Programmes 4

Robert Ibwala, the LCI Chairperson of Agurigur village says the resolution was made by the residents and the leaders after Richard Asutu, 27, the founder of the Church, was accused of preaching against government programmes, dividing families and stating that most homes in the area are covered in witchcraft.
13:22
13:22

Katakwi Leaders Decry Uneven Deployment of Teachers deo 3

A section of the LCIII Chairpersons in Katakwi district and some members of the community say that only schools within the town council have had senior, experienced and multi-skilled teachers, while those in rural areas get drunken and inexperienced staff.
07:56
07:56

Katakwi On The Spot Over Failure to Enforce Charcoal Ordinance katakwi district 2

Emmanuel Ekwith, the Katakwi District Forest Officer, says they have been conducting operations but those involved maneuver around the laws. Ekwith says some charcoal dealers have started sneaking out with charcoal at night.
07:47
07:47

Katakwi in Fear of Food Crisis disaster 3 2

Moses Okello, a maize farmer in Toroma Sub County told URN on phone that he lost 4 acres of maize to water logging, something that shuttered his dreams of harvesting at least 60 bags of maize. Okello says he only harvested 10 bags yet he spent over Shillings 1.5 million on labor including opening the garden.
11:49
11:49

Katakwi Residents Protest Land Grabbing katakwi dpc 2 1

In May, MPs Peter Ogwang of Usuk County and Viola Akurut, the Katakwi Woman MP took government officials to privately survey and plant mark-stones in their land. They claimed that the land belonged to the government and it was being gazetted to implement a resilience programme of veterinary animals.
17:15
17:15

Katakwi Hospital Staff Resume Work medical workers 2 1

On Thursday, the workers held a sit-down strike protesting the manner in which one of their colleagues were assaulted by a district councillor, David Okiror.
20:06
20:06

Illegal Charcoal Burning Gulps Katakwi Forest Cover environment 3 3

Uganda Radio Network has learnt that many charcoal burners in Katakwi are targeting the tree which is locally known as Ekungur in Ateso because it produces high-quality charcoal, which has attracted a large market in neighbouring Kenya. Men, Women and Youth are depending on charcoal for their livelihood.
19:20
19:20

Katakwi Doctors Interdicted Over Alleged Extortion katakwi district

The officers, identified as Wilfred Ochen, an orthopaedic specialist, Charles Collins Morulem, a Medical Officer and David Alacu, the Unaesthetic Officer had several complaints filed against them by persons who had sought treatment from the health facility.
14:21
14:21

Katakwi Police Hold Their Own for Killing Civilian astu

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says Lotiang is wanted for shooting to death 65-year-old Moses Ikabat, a resident of Oturukan village in Osabot parish on Wednesday night.
16:17
16:17

Katakwi Youth Petition President Museveni Over Livelihood Fund Suspension

The programme has been operational since 2016. However, due to the failed recovery of funding during the first year of implementing the programme, the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development suspended funding in several districts citing misappropriation of the project funds officials or beneficiaries.
14:34
14:34

UPDF Deploys in Teso, Karamoja amid Renewed Cattle Raids

The warriors came into the area in March this year searching for pasture and water for their animals following the dry spell that hit the region early in the year. However, during the same time, locals reported that about 376 head of cattle were rustled from a grazing area in Panyangara Sub County, Kotido district.
17:16
17:16

Minister Blocks Creation of Two Sub counties in Katakwi katakwi district 2

Walter Elakas Ekiring, the Katakwi District LC V Chairperson, says the Local Ministry halted the proposed creation of the two sub counties until the land dispute between the community in Magoro Sub County and Uganda Wildlife Authority is resolved.
12:43
12:43

Over 200 children Lack Where to Study From katakwi district 3

Walter Elakas Ekiring, the Katakwi LCV chairperson, says the district had planned to build two classroom blocks in Angisa parish but was advised to stay the decision until the dispute is resolved.
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