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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.
12:49
12:49

Moroto Municipality Seeks UGX 5B to Build Offices 1 2

Vicent Okurut, the Moroto municipal town clerk told URN that they are facing a crisis of office space and they are engaging the council to start lobbying funds for the construction of their own offices. Okurut says limited office space has affected their day-to-day duties and people who come to seek services.
11:36
11:36

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

The market has been operating without electricity and water for the last three months.
12:36
12:36

Man Tortured by Chinese Employer Seeks Justice at Moroto Police Access to Justice 2 1

Martin Satya, a driver hired by the company told URN that he was tortured on August 28, by his 'boss,' a Chinese national who accused him of siphoning fuel from a truck that he had been told to take to the garage for repairs.
13:31
13:31

Moroto Waragi Dealers Defy Sale Ban, Business Booms police operations 1 1

When our reporter visited parts of Moroto Municipality, illicit waragi could be seen being sold in open markets mostly in the areas of Campswahili juu, Kakoliye and Kambizi in South Division.
13:24
13:24

Tapac Residents Decry Lack of Access to Safe Water tapac sub county 3 1

Joseph Achila, one of the community members told URN that Tororo cement factory limited promised to drill boreholes within Kothiroi in order to make it cheap to access safe drinking water, but all in vain.
17:01
17:01

Construction of Moroto Remand Home Stalls 3 1

In 2021, at least 400 million shillings were set aside for the completion of dormitories that were at the roofing level but since then, the project has been stagnant for more than six months despite being behind the schedule.
12:40
12:40

UNATU Launches Go Back to School Campaign in Karamoja Child Labour 3 1

In many parts of Karamoja, school-going children are engaged in activities that include mining, and hawking while the boys are trapped up in the kraals looking after cows.
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.
13:08
13:08

Moroto Leaders Want Donors to Register Food Relief Moroto district 1 2

Ismail Mohamed, the mayor of Moroto municipality noted that although the community is in dire need of food support, some people have taken advantage of the situation to get political mileage.
07:42
07:42

Heavy Rains Leave 50 Families in Moroto Homeless Moroto municipality 1 2

Juliet Nachap, a resident of Kakoliye ward in the south division lost two houses. The rainwater also washed away household items and chickens. According to Nachap, the damage has left her vulnerable yet she cannot afford to rent a better place.
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.
14:37
14:37

NAFOPHANU Food Assistance Enables People Living with HIV/Aids to Resume Treatment Ministry of Health 4 1

Each beneficiary recieved 10 kgs of posho and beans. Margy Lowanyang, 30, a family head and resident of Rupa sub-county, says that she has resumed ARV treatment after getting food that will help boost her immune system.
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.
13:05
13:05

Suspected Warriors Attack Kraal in Moroto, Steal 35 Cows Moroto district 2 1

John Robert Adupa the LCIII Chairperson Lotisan sub-county, says that the warriors attacked the kraal in the night and people who were guarding the kraal fled to the Army detach that is about 100 meters away.
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.
17:09
17:09

Moroto Residents take "Museveni’s Goats" Near Army Detach for Protection 2 2

Emmanuel Moru, whom our reporter found constructing a kraal adjacent to the army detach said the warriors have continued terrorizing them over the goats distributed by the president and they are now resorting to camp near security for their safety
18:37
18:37

Hunger forces Moroto Residents to Eat Skins lotisan sub county 3 2

Lokeris Nakwang, a resident of Atedeoi village in Lotisan sub-county, says that hunger has forced them to start boiling hides for food. She says that they have eaten all sorts of wild green vegetables and the only edible items they are left with in the house are skins and hides.
14:53
14:53

Moroto Shocked at UPDF Soldiers' Killing Blind, Lame 80-Year Elder Loputuk sub county 1 3

Brig Gen David Mugisha the second in command of the 3rd infantry division apologized for the incident and the miscommunication from their public relations officer and also condemned the act of the errant officers who participated in the murder. Mugisha disclosed that the five soldiers who were involved in this act have been arrested to face court-martial on murder charges.
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