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10:20
10:20

Fire destroys Property worth UGX 200M at Hotel Pan Afric fire incidents 1

Properties worth millions of shillings were on Sunday night burnt to ashes in a fire incident that gutted hotel Pan Afric in Lira town. The fire that broke out at around 11:15 pm on Sunday reportedly is believed to have been sparked of by electricity power irregularity at the hotel.
12:28
12:28

Local Governments Without Functional Roads Committee to Miss Out on Gov't Funds

Odongo says the road committees are expected to submit minutes of their meetings to Uganda Road Fund or else they will start missing the funds.
11:17
11:17

Akii-Bua's Mother Passes On At 104 john akii bua 1 1

Imat Salume Angwech Bua, the mother of Uganda’s first Olympic Gold medalist John Akii-Bua, has passed away in Lira town. She died on Wednesday evening at the age of 104.
12:34
12:34

David Obua's Mother Killed in Nakasongola Accident

The other accident victim has been identified as Chris Akena.
14:50
14:50

Muslims Clash With Land Board Over Land 2

The disputed land includes plot 5 to 8 along Kabalega road in Central Division.
09:30
09:30

UPDF Recovers 9 Bombs in Kole landmine victims 1

A total of nine pieces of anti-tank bombs have been recovered by the Uganda Peoples Defense Force (UPDF).
17:10
17:10

Two Buried Alive in Quarry quarrying

Ojok told police that the deceased were covered by the rock that fell on them.
12:22
12:22

19 Cattle Rustlers Surrender To UPDF in Kaabong illegal guns 1

A total of 19 Dodoth cattle rustlers have surrendered to Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) in Kaabong district. The rustlers mainly from the Dodoth clan in Karamoja region have been living in South Sudan after they fled the country around 2007 at the height of the disarmament exercise.
12:26
12:26

Locals In Lira Use Kerosene To Treat Corpses as UPDF Refrigerators Break Down mortuary 2

Lango Paramount Chief Yosam Odur has offered to spearhead a fundraising drive to collect money for rehabilitating a refrigerator for preserving dead bodies at Lira Army Barracks.
12:43
12:43

Lira Inmates Clash With Security Over Delayed Trial

Over 600 inmates at Lira Central government prison on Wednesday evening clashed with armed security personnel during a protest against what they described as delayed justice.
08:50
08:50

Lira NRM Offices Closed over UGX 1.3m Rent Arrears nrm party offices

Lira district National Resistance Movement (NRM) party offices have been locked over accumulated rent arrears amounting to 1.3 million shillings.
06:44
06:44

50 Left Homeless by Lira Residential Building Fire fire outbreaks

More than 10 households in Ojwina Division, Lira municipality, were on Sunday evening left homeless after a fire gutted a residential building they were living in.
12:09
12:09

MP Ogwal Wants Obote, Oyite Ojok Reburied At Kololo uganda heroes 3

Veteran politician Cecilia Atim Ogwal wants the bodies of former President Apollo Milton Obote and Army Chief of Staff, Major General David Oyite Ojok, exhumed and buried at Kololo heroes cemetery.
16:16
16:16

Fire Guts Lira Main Timber Workshop 1

Benjamin Okii, the proprietor of the ill fated workshop says that he lost 22 machines used for designing timber. The fire outbreak that broke started around few minutes passed 1am on Saturday burnt numerous properties including several ready beds, chairs, raw timbers and 22 machines for designing timber.
16:45
16:45

UPDF Monitors Implementation of Government Programs 3

The army is involved in monitoring the implementation of the IDP resettlement, the National Agricultural Advisory Services - NAADS and Northern Uganda Social Action Fund II –NUSAF projects.
16:21
16:21

Man Kills Wife in Jealous Fit domestic violence 1

A 20 year old man has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife in a jealous fit.
12:13
12:13

Speeding UNRA Vehicle Kills one on Lira-Soroti Highway acciddents

He says that angry residents descended on the driver of the pickup and beat him but he was rescued by police which arrived in time.
12:24
12:24

Lango Voluntary Disarmament a Big Flop

He says that out of the eight districts in Lango region, Lira has the highest number of illegal fire arms.
16:19
16:19

Lira Army Barracks Fridge for Dead Bodies Breaks Down burial traditions

Lira town residents have been forced to resort to traditional methods of preservation of dead bodies after the breakdown of the military fridge at Lira army barracks.
10:41
10:41

Activists Embark On Screening Of Rural Women For Cervical Cancer sexual violence 2

During the campaign under the theme “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let’s Challenge Militarism and End Violence against Women!” rural women are going to be screened and later treated for cervical cancer.
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