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19:20
19:20

Uganda's Sachet Waragi Contains Hazardous Metals – Study unbs uganda

They say quantitatively, they found Copper presenting the highest concentrations recorded in any spirit brand studied, followed by Barium and Manganese. The brands found to contain the most metals mainly Copper were the locally distilled Lira-Lira spirits with concentrations averaging 95 percent.
13:13
13:13

Inter-Tribal Land Conflict Erupts in Adjumani 1 3

An inter-tribal off shoot of the prolonged Apaa land ownership dispute has erupted on another piece of land inside Adjumani district.
16:31
16:31

Acholi Region Drafts Charcoal Policy iraqi abuse 1

Michael Tebere, the head of the secretariat says the bill also seeks to prohibit the cutting down of certain species of trees for charcoal production, establishment of local environment committees as well as charcoal producers associations. The others he says is the promotion of charcoal farming, energy security and reforestation of degraded areas.
11:06
11:06

South Sudan Minor Drowns in Hotel Swimming Pool uganda police force 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson, says the minor was part of 82 pupils taken for the swimming lesson from Credo Nursery and Primary School and SOS nursery and Primary School.
19:03
19:03

Omoro LC5 Chairperson Asks Gov't to Decentralize OWC Seeds Procurement 3 1

Okello says centrally procuring seeds from the OWC secretariat has been marred by late deliveries rendering it ineffective. He says since seed firms deal in localized seeds multiplication, there is better chance for them to supply quality seeds from research organizations.
08:00
08:00

Gulu Irrigation Scheme Undergoing Tests 1 2

The scheme covers 20 Acres of land on the Western Bank of River Abera in Ayweri Village in Paibona Sub County, some 60 Kilometers North East of Gulu Town. He says the Ministry of Water and Environment has planned to construct another 15 mini irrigation schemes in the district to transform agriculture in the district.
16:50
16:50

Gulu University Embroiled in Fresh Land Wrangle 6 1

Professor George Openjuru Ladaa, the Vice Chancellor Gulu University acknowledged the land dispute, saying the university is considering annexing the two education institutions under its system.
13:09
13:09

Vehicles Damaged in Gulu - Kampala Highway Accident 1 2

The accident which happened at a wetland located between Afrique Technical Services and Koro Vocational Institute, few meters from Koro Abili Trading Center in Koro Sub County in Omoro district at about 4 am left several passengers with minor injuries.
20:23
20:23

Gulu Forest Officer Ocaka Interdicted 1 1

Ocaka of completely denying knowledge of a counter fake receipt No. 0417458 he issued on November 8th 2018 despite repeatedly issuing the same serial number on three forest produce movement permits worth 2.4 million shillings duly signed by him.
19:24
19:24

Gulu Suspends Charcoal Auction Over Corruption Scandals 1 2

Gulu district revenue officials led by Tom Orik Oryem, the Assistant Chief Administrative Officer came under fire from the activists and the dealers forcing them to abort an ongoing auction at Bomah Grounds, behind Acholi Inn Hotel in Gulu Town.
20:37
20:37

Madi Delegation Delays Final Apaa Land Peace Agreement apaa land dispute 1 5

Lawrence Akuti, the head of the Madi Delegation told journalists in Gulu district that his team has received valuable input from interpretations of land and associated legal regimes of the country a meeting held today, Friday.
15:33
15:33

Apaa Land Dispute Mediation Enters Final Round 1 3

The final meeting of the committee composed of 16 members of Acholi and Madi delegations is being chaired by Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda at the Presidential State lodge in fourth Division Military barracks in Gulu Town.Rugunda said the committee has come so close to finding the solution to the longstanding dispute after a heated start.
18:31
18:31

Tilenga Project: Acholi, Bunyoro Demand Protection of Cultural Sites talenga project 1 3

The two kingdoms say that they possess valuable cultural sites and heritage materials inside the National park, through which the Petroleum Authority of Uganda is set to develop oil infrastructures.
20:47
20:47

Charcoal Dealers Flee Amuru District 4 1

The operation that was launched last week in Atiak Sub County has seen more than 200 charcoal dealers arrested by Police and soldiers of the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF for illegally engaging in extraction and trade in forests products.
15:24
15:24

Dust Storm Engulfs Gulu Town 1

The storms are characterized by very cold morning and evening breezes. Motorists have been forced to drive on reduced speeds with car head lamps turned on throughout the day. In some offices in Gulu administration headquarters, windows remain closed on the Eastern wing to prevent dust covering the floor.
17:07
17:07

LDUs Embark on Firing Exercise 4 1

Major Ceaser Olweny, the Fourth Division Army Spokesperson, says the ban is to prevent residents around Lugore Firing Range from getting injured by stray bullets as they collect fire wood, construction poles and hunt edible rats.
19:08
19:08

Govt Secures Ugx 1.3 trillion for Infrastructure Development

Under the project, urban transportation terminals for buses, lorry parks and market stalls for vendors will be built alongside urban solid and liquid waste management systems, drainage and storm water management systems.
15:28
15:28

One Injured, Three Arrested in Gulu Power Protest 1 5

The municipality has been experiencing intermittent power supply for the past five years. According to residents, supply is often disconnected for as long as 12-hours, a trend which has destabilized businesses and forced some factories to relocate.
10:25
10:25

Gov'ts Urged To Adopt Crop Quarantine to Stop Fall Army Worms 6

Dr. John Recha, a Kenyan Agronomist with the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security CCAFS in East Africa, says once enforced crop quarantine will overwhelm the pest to extinction.
15:29
15:29

Uganda Gets UGX 7.6 Billion for Climate Change Strategic Plan 2

The grant will go towards the development of new bankable climate change adaptation and mitigation projects in view of achieving the national Climate change goals identified under the Nationally Determine Contributions NDCs.
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