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07:59
07:59

Kotido Farmers Warned Against Selling off Their Harvest Kotido district 1 2

Joseph Abura, the Bishop of Karamoja Diocese says that the harvest for this year was very poor, and therefore more hunger crisis is expected come 2023.
12:42
12:42

Hunger Forces Kotido Residents to Sell Gov't Goats Kotido district 1 3

According to a report from Kotido District authorities, nearly 95 percent of the goats distributed by the government to the reformed rustlers have been sold so as to survive starvation.
14:23
14:23

Moroto Vendors Continue Doing Business on the Streets Despite Ultimatum Moroto municipality 4 1

Betty Akunyo, one of the street vendors says they prefer selling from the streets because the spaces allocated for them in the market do not favor their business.
09:51
09:51

Moroto Municipal Authorities Move to Regulate Pork Sale Moroto municipality 1 2

Ismail Mohammed, the Mayor of Moroto Municipality, says that the unregulated pork joints are affecting other communities, which don’t consume pork. ‘’I have received several complains from the Muslim community about these mushrooming pork joints, I feel their rights must be respected and we must regulate the pork business’’ Mohammed said.
11:36
11:36

Traders Decry Lack of Power, Water in Moroto Central Market 3 1

The market has been operating without electricity and water for the last three months.
11:36
11:36

Police Collects UGX 15.9m from EPS Defaulters in Moroto police operations 1 1

Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson said that during the operation 58 vehicles were impounded. Longole says that the traffic officers ensured that all the defaulters were tasked to clear their dues.
11:31
11:31

Moroto Councilors Demand Audit over Suspected Financial Mismanagement 2 4

John Gaston Napokol, chairperson works and social services committee of the municipal council says the work done is not worth the money spent and therefore they demand an audit to establish how the funds were utilized.
11:59
11:59

Why Kotido Elders Prefer Cash to Food Cash relief 1 1

John Bosco Akore, the secretary of Kotido Elders council says the most effective way to distribute relief is to give households cash so that they can plan and spend on what fits them as far as food is concerned.
13:26
13:26

Moroto Residents Block UNRA Works at Lokitanyala-Kitale Road Over Delayed Compensation 1 3

Charles Tokon, a resident of Tapac trading center says ever since they filled compensation forms early last year, they have not received any response from the UNRA and yet they promised to compensate them within a period of six months.
19:52
19:52

Moroto Elders Concerned Over Delayed SAGE Payments 1 2

Lomeri Apaa Loduk, an elder and resident of Lotisan sub county says ever since he was enrolled in 2021, he has never received any money from the government even after fulfilling the necessities.
16:42
16:42

Police Recovers Stolen Relief Food in Moroto police in moroto 1 2

Micheal Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson said they received the information concerning the diversion of posho meant for vulnerable communities, which prompted them to swing into action. He said the suspected relief food was found in the home of Sophia Nakoroi in Camp Swahili Juu, south division in Moroto municipality.
10:41
10:41

Hunger Forces Kotido Farmers to Harvest Premature Crops food insecurity 2 1

Emanuel Lokuda, a farmer in Kacheri sub county says the high cereal prices caused by hunger forces them to harvest their sorghum two months ahead of its getting ready
09:03
09:03

Moroto Residents Exchange Charcoal for Malwa Residue moroto district 3 2

Mary Nakiru, a 13 years old female from Loputuk village said they struggle to burn charcoal or collect firewood depending on what’s in high demand and they take to a town that is about 10 kilometers away from the village to go for an exchange to get local brew residues as food.
07:19
07:19

Museveni Goats Stolen in Moroto insecurity 3 1 Top story

John Robert Adupa, the LCIII chairperson of the Lotisan sub-county, says that 10 beneficiaries in his sub-county have already lost their goats to armed warriors. He said over 150 Galla goats, 80 local breeds, and 36 cows have been stolen between June and July.
10:47
10:47

Traders in Karamoja Transporting Crude Waragi in Sacks to Evade Arrest 2

The government banned the sale of crude waragi that is supplied from Jinja, Lira, Mbale, and Soroti to Karamoja to allow locals to concentrate on development.
12:30
12:30

Former Warriors Recruited As Tour Guides to End Raids in Karamoja reformed warriors 3 1

Several reformed warriors have been recruited to help in guiding the tourists and ensure they are safe.
08:41
08:41

Clerics Join Fight Against Crude Waragi in Karamoja religous leaders 4 2

Joseph Abura, the Bishop of the Anglican Karamoja Diocese attributes the high rates of domestic violence and crimes to overdrinking. He says that many parents have abandoned their families and resorted to drinking.
12:35
12:35

Matany Hospital Seeks UGX 600M to Treat Bullet Wound Patients Napak district 2 1

Nsubuga said much as the hospital is receiving some support from the government, it’s too little considering the overwhelming number of patients ferried to the hospital from different regions of Karamoja, Teso, Bugisu, Sebei, some parts of Kenya, and South Sudan.
17:30
17:30

Police Enhances Operations Against Crude Waragi in Karamoja karamoja sub region 1 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto region police spokesperson told URN that they have resolved to resume their operations against the sale and consumption of crude waragi because it is partly to blame for the increasing cases of insecurity.
13:31
13:31

Moroto Starts Sensitizing Local Leaders on PDM 1 4

Pauline Prisca Angolore, the economic planner of Moroto Municipality, says that the training is aimed at empowering the stakeholders on their roles in the implementation of the program.
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