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07:43
07:43

RDCs Tipped on Effective Mobilization for Gov’t Programs transformation 3 1

Dan Ssekiboobo, the senior presidential advisor in charge of research, challenged the RDCs to collaborate with district leaders regardless of their political affiliations to effectively serve the people.
13:02
13:02

West Nile Leaders Tasked to Enact By-laws On Roadside Fuel Dealers 1 2

Data from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development indicates that there are about 4,942 retail fuel selling points in Uganda as per March 2024.
16:00
16:00

Experts Blame Malaria As Infant Mortality Shoots Up in West Nile Health Management 1 3

The latest Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS) report for 2022 reveals that the infant mortality rate in the West Nile region is 54.9 deaths per 1,000 live births, the highest in the country.
11:39
11:39

13 Suspected Red Eye Cases Reported in Arua City Schools Ministry of Health 1

Dr. Pontius Apangu, the principal health officer for Arua City explains that the suspected cases now under isolation are from Arua Technical Institute Ragem, and that they have also received alerts in some schools in Tanganyika ward, Arua Central.
12:24
12:24

Arua City Offers Free Stalls in New Market to Vendors 2 1

Under the initiative, the vendors will be given a six-month grace period to settle in the main market to enable them raise enough money before they start paying monthly fees for the stalls.
15:34
15:34

Sale of Alcohol Banned As Secondary School Ball Games Kick Off in Arua City 2 1

Over the past years, secondary school ball games in the city and other districts in the West Nile region have been marred with cases of violent fights among students of especially rival schools which often results in injuries, destruction of school properties and sometimes loss of life.
08:50
08:50

78 Suspects Arrested as Police Bursts Criminal Gang in Arua City 3 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson, explained that the operations are meant to tackle the recent surge in cases of Insecurity within the city.
14:40
14:40

Arua City Moves to Enforce New Physical Development Plan 3 1

The new physical development plan for the period 2022-2040 was launched in September 2023. It was developed by the Global Green Growth Institute and Mott MacDonald with support from the European Union under “Greening Uganda’s Urbanization and Industrialization project.
10:42
10:42

URA Relaxes Rules for Motorcycle Registration in West Nile 2 1

Henry Musasizi, the Minister of State for Finance Planning and Economic Development highlighted that the temporary measure following a petition by the local leaders from the West Nile sub region.
12:28
12:28

Gov’t to Compensate West Nile Tobacco Farmers Next Financial Year 3 1

The farmers under their umbrella body, West Nile Cooperative Union in the 2018/2019 finanicial year sold their tobacco to Continental Tobacco Company amounting to Uganda shillings 12 billion but the company only managed to pay about 2.4 billion shillings leaving a balance of 9.7 billion shillings.
08:37
08:37

URA Adopts Intelligence Led Operation To End Deaths in West Nile 1 2

Over the past years, confrontations between URA enforcement teams and the local community have led to the death of innocent civilians as well as URA officials
23:26
23:26

Arua City Fish Mongers Protest Over Impounded Trucks 1 3

The fish mongers, who are mostly women threatened to strip naked if the fish they bought using their hard-earned money was not released. They accused Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF soldiers of impounding six trucks for allegedly carrying immature fish from the neighbouring South Sudan for more than two weeks now.
10:04
10:04

West Nile Mourns Former Chief Of Staff Maj. Gen. Gowon 1 2

Atiku Abdallah, the LC 2 chairperson of Pangisa, Central division in Arua city told URN that Gowon had been battling an unknown illness for long. He praised Gowon as humane and a dedicated Muslim faithful who valued development of the community.
15:43
15:43

DRDIP Infrastructure Projects Worth UGX11Bn Idle In West Nile 1

According to the audit report, Yumbe District Local Government has 7 unutilised projects, followed by Moyo District Local Government with 6 Madi-Okollo District Local Government with 2 projects and Obongi District Local Government with one unutilized project.
09:09
09:09

West Nile Province Summons 35 Players Ahead of Lango Clash FUFA Drum 1 1

The reigning champions, the White Rhinos, are set to travel to Lira to face the 2023 finalists, Lango Province, on Sunday, 21st January 2024, at Akii Bua Stadium for the first-leg semifinal. The return leg is scheduled for Saturday, 27th January 2024, at Ababet Green Light Stadium in Arua City.
09:06
09:06

Lugbara Kari Seeks Rotational Leadership for Paramount Chief 2 1

The recommendation is among other proposals that were received for consideration by a special committee that was put in place to review the constitution of the cultural institution. The eight-member committee is chaired by Rev Dr. Christopher Yiki Agatre who is deputised by Professor Willy Ngaka of Kyambogo University.
16:46
16:46

West Nile Leaders Demand Review of URA Enforcement Operations 1 3

Atidra was shot by Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Officers during an operation to impound numberless motorcycles at Okollo Town Council in Madi Okollo district on Wednesday.
12:04
12:04

Construction of UGX 4.6Bn Regional Election Centre in West Nile Starts 1 3

Nobert Mao, the minister of Justice and Constitutional affairs believes that the construction of regional election offices will go a long way in reducing government expenditure on rental costs. According to Mao, the commission has plans of establishing at least twelve regional election centers across the country in order to improve effectiveness and efficiency in the provision of electoral services.
13:07
13:07

Refugee Cultural Festival in Arua to Focus on Peaceful Coexistence 2 1

Gabriel Akuien, the chairperson of the Junubin cultural gala explains that all the 64 south Sudanese tribes who reside within the city will participate in the event which is scheduled to take place on January 6 in Arua city.
14:47
14:47

West Nile Mourns Nile Star Bus Proprietor 1

According to a statement released by the office of the Ambassador of Uganda in Ankara, Turkey on Thursday November 7, 2023, Agarile died at Medipol hospital in Istanbul on Monday due to an unknown illness.
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