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22:48
22:48

Omoro LC5 Chairperson Seeks Security Protection Over Death Threat 1 1

The district chairperson disclosed that the councilor whom he declined to disclose due to investigation purposes threatened him on phone that he will end his life for attacking and tarnishing his personality to the public and his family.
12:07
12:07

Omoro District COVID-19 Taskforce Operating without Ambulance 1

Robert Ongom, the district health officer says the government did not allocate the district any ambulance and yet the standing guideline from the ministry of health says every district must at least have two ambulances to transport any suspect case or contacts.
16:04
16:04

Families of Nodding Syndrome Patients Appeal for Food Aid hope for humans 3 1

They argue that they are facing an uphill task to meet the feeding needs of the children. Many of these had been supported by Hope for Humans, a non-government organization which was set up to shelter, treat and rehabilitate nodding disease victims. But the centre shutdown in 2017 due to funding constraints.
13:07
13:07

Hail Storms Destroy Over 1000 Acres of Crop Gardens in Omoro Bobi Sub County 2

Francis Odongakara, the Along West Local Chairperson told URN on Saturday that more than 800 acres of crops belonging to about 150 households were razed to the ground during the heavy rains accompanied by hail storms.
14:08
14:08

Omoro Residents Frustrated by Poor State of Moroto Road goods and services 3

Currently, road users whether on foot, bicycle or any other automobile spend significant amount of hours traveling because of pot holes resulting from lack of maintenance.
11:20
11:20

Sympathizers Raise Funds to Treat 82-Year- Old Woman Tortured in Omoro Patuda Parish 1 2

Now Acholi diaspora have opened up an account with Lloyds Bank; a British retail and commercial bank with branches across England and Wales to raise funds to meet Anek’s upkeep and medical bills under Acct No: 57285860 and S/C No: 30-96-26.
12:14
12:14

Omoro Seeks UGX 1.9 Billion to Repair Broken Boreholes 1 1

Franco Ojok, a resident of Rom Village in Koro Sub County said that they draw water for drinking and domestic uses from Ali, Abac, Otim Lagina unprotected springs due to absence of a borehole in the area.
07:59
07:59

Lanenober Health Centre III Resumes Operations 1 1

Douglas Peter Okello, the Omoro LCV Chairperson says that the health facility resumed operations on Wednesday following the discharge of the health workers after a week of monitoring at Opit Senior Secondary School isolation Centre.
16:05
16:05

Omoro District Struggles to Feed Isolated COVID -19 Suspects 1

Omoro district LCV Chairperson Douglas Okello Peter says through the food drive, they have received items from politicians including Rt Hon Deputy Speak Jacob Oulanyah who gave 100 kilograms of posho, a box of soap, Opit investment millers giving 10 liters of cooking oil and 10 bars of soap among others.
15:29
15:29

Suspected COVID-19 Patient Escapes from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital 2 1

Charles Okello, a resident of Lanenober Parish in Lakwana Sub County was relocated from Omoro district coronavirus quarantine Centre in Opit Secondary School on Monday after coming into contact with his boss, a Kenyan businessman who tested positive for the deadly COVID-19 in Kenya.
11:38
11:38

Display of Voters’ Register in Omoro Marred by Missing, Pre-ticked Names 2021 general polls 3 1

Gloria Auma, another registered voter reveals that she found her name already ticked at her polling station adding that a Display Officer told her that they have been encouraging voters to tick names of persons they know in the register.
16:20
16:20

Lives at Risk as Nodding Disease Centre Remains Closed Hope for Humans 3 1

The multi-million treatment Centre was built in 2012 by defunct Hope for Humans, a non-government organization which was then operating in parts of northern Uganda. However it was closed down in 2017 due to funding constraints.
12:34
12:34

Political Aspirants in Gulu Embark on Early Consultations elective positions 1 4

Journalist and disability activist, Pat Robert Larubi resigned his job at Mental Health Uganda as Communications Officer and has stormed Tochi County in Omoro District to unseat incumbent Peter Okot of DP.
18:30
18:30

72-Year-Old Missing Man Found Dead in Omoro Palwo parish 1 1

It is the fourth gruesome murder incident reported in Omoro district in less than 30 days since the beginning of the year.
07:58
07:58

Farmers in Acholi Stuck with Over 200 Metric Tons of Tobacco agricultural inputs 3 1 Top story

Benson Okello, a Tobacco farmer in Odek Sub-County in Omoro District reveals that over 100 farmers were forced to sell their produce cheaply. He says the remaining 18 farmers are still trapped with 5.5 tonnes of tobacco.
18:42
18:42

Woman, Six Month-Old Baby Killed in Omoro Kal parish

Betty Lalam Kilama, the Ongako Sub-County Women Council Chairperson told URN that after breaking the door, they found the lifeless body of the baby with the nipples of her mother in his mouth.
15:28
15:28

CSOs in Acholi Root for Increased Civic Awareness of Voters Action Aid Uganda 4 1

The CSOs that operate in Gulu, Kitgum, Pader, Lamwo, Agago, Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts asserted that educating the electorates is the surest way to increase motivation to turnout so that election results might better match the will of the people.
20:07
20:07

Omoro Man Arrested for Burning Wife to Death Rom village, 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson to Uganda Radio Network that Acellam has been arrested and will face murder charges.
14:26
14:26

Deceptive Politicians in Omoro Face Cultural Chiefs Wrath 3 2

A number of politicians have been paying courtesy visits to clan chiefs of Puranga headed by Rwot Jimmy Ocan Luwala for a blessing. However, Rwot Luwala, also the Chairperson of all clan chiefs in Omoro has warned that incumbent politicians who never delivered on pledges they made during the 2016 campaigns will be out rightly denied further blessings.
15:43
15:43

Unexploded Ordnances Cause Panic in Omoro,Amuru Aruu North County 4 1

Cyrus Okot, the LC 1 Chairperson of Abili East village in Labwoch parish reveals that the explosive and many more still undiscovered are remnants of the war fought in the area in 1986 by the LRA rebels and government forces.
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