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10:21
10:21

Abil-Nino Health Centre III Resumes Operations 1

The facility was closed in June following an eviction order issued by the court that directed the health unit to evacuate its initial location following a longstanding land dispute with one of its neighbours.
12:35
12:35

Councilor Seeks Resignation of Workers’ Rep. for Clinging on Public Office 3 2

By the time of his election, the workers representative James Ocan Oyaro was serving as the Human Resource Personnel Officer at Patongo Town Council. He was subsequently appointed the Senior Assistant Secretary for Lamiyo Sub County in Agago district, an office he assumed on Friday.
16:44
16:44

Floods Cut Off Six Villages in Agago District 3

The rains have submerged feeder roads and major bridges in the area leaving residents struggling to access social services.
10:52
10:52

Heavy Rains Leave Households Homeless in Agago District adilang subcounty 2 2

Mohammed Okwir, the Adilang Sub-County LCIII Chairperson says that the families are now in dire need of urgent help adding that there is a possibility of food shortage in the next months due to crop destruction.
13:20
13:20

Manpower Shortages Hamper Services in Agago District understaffing 1 2

Agago District Chairperson Leonard Ojok Opio says that they are working around the clock and engaging the Public Service Commission for an increment in the wage bill to allow them to recruit more staff. He says currently the district has a shortage of close to 500 teachers while the health sector alone requires about 100 staff considering that some health facilities will be elevated from Health Center II to Health Center III.
15:54
15:54

Agago Introduces Hefty Fines For Illegal Charcoal Dealers 1 1

According to Opio, owners of small trucks impounded with charcoal will be required to pay shillings 1.5 million while big lorries will pay shillings 3 million. while culprits apprehended transporting charcoal in trailer trucks will pay between shillings 5 and 10 million.
12:20
12:20

Agago Field Extension Worker Accused of Forging Tree Project Accountability 4

The matter came to the limelight after Denis Makmot, the owner of the private teak tree forest sought the intervention of the district leaders to apprehend Felix Okidi, the field extension officer attached to Mura parish in Wol Sub County, who reportedly took photos of his teak tree species under unclear circumstances.
11:13
11:13

Stray Buffaloes Cause Panic in Agago Adilang subcounty 1

Adilang Sub-county LCIII Chairperson Muhamad Okwir says that the buffaloes are roaming around River Agago and have destroyed crops in several gardens.
15:13
15:13

UNRA Faulted For Delayed Replacement of Broken Culvert In Agago 2 1

A section of culverts that had been installed at a swamp in Abone village, Lira Palwo Sub county collapsed about three months ago but no major repair works have been undertaken by UNRA engineers.
14:55
14:55

Schools in Agago District Yet to Receive UGX42M Maintenance Funds 3

The funds worth over 40 million shillings were disbursed last year in August by the Ministry of Education to facilitate the maintenance and cleanliness of school compounds, classrooms and overseeing the safety of school property regularly following the closure of schools.
10:00
10:00

IG Queries UGX 206 Million Valley Dams Project in Agago NUSAFIII 6 1

James Peny-Wii, the Director of Project Risk, Monitoring and Control at IG, says that reports indicated the beneficiaries lost a great share of the project fund to the contractor in procuring equipment.
17:45
17:45

Agago Leaders Want Review of UGX74 Million Valley Tank Construction Contract 2 1

District officials say the necessary procedures for procuring a contractor were not followed since the district technical committee was not involved in the technical evaluation of the bid.
16:44
16:44

One Dead, Another Unconscious After Drinking Hand Sanitizer in Agago Lapono Subcounty

Johnson Omona, a porter at Kaket Health Center II in Lapono Sub-county died on Sunday afternoon while being referred to Dr Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital Kalongo in Kalongo Town Council. He reportedly consumed the potent liquid on Saturday with Louis Odonga 53, a watchman at the same health facility.
13:30
13:30

Excitement as Pacer Health Center is Elevated 2

The facility which was constructed by government 2017 was elevated to Health Center III with support from World Vision Uganda. The facility serves residents from 19 villages in Parabongo Sub County.
16:24
16:24

Acholi Leaders Want Access Roads Opened Along Porous Karamoja Border 2 1

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner William Komakech says lack of access roads along porous border points between Kitgum, Agago and Karamoja region have created safe haven for the thugs over the years.
17:44
17:44

Clerics Call For Unity Among Acholi, Karamoja Leaders to Fight Cattle Theft karimojong warriors 5 1

Archbishop Odama says leaders from the two sides should now start engaging themselves in dialogues to promote harmony and peace whose ultimate goal is to fight the insecurity.
18:58
18:58

Five Health Workers in Agago Test Positive for Covid-19

Dr Smart Okot, Chief Executive Director of Dr Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital Kalongo says the health workers are part of 250 staffs who underwent test for the contagion.
13:07
13:07

11 NUSAF Animals Recovered from Local Leaders in Agago World Bank 5 2

The oxen and ox-ploughs worth 10.6 million Shillings were purchased two weeks ago to support vulnerable community members in Omiya Pacwa Sub-county under Tic ber, Abicelo Ox-traction and Rwot Omiyo groups.
18:57
18:57

Lightning Claims Two, Injures Two Others In Agago

Kalongo Town Council LC III Chairperson, Elijah Olaa says they were still trying to get proper identities of the deceased to enable them trace for their relatives.
12:04
12:04

Lightning Kills One in Agago Adilang subcounty

The deceased has been identified as 13-year-old Ivan Ebong, a Primary Seven pupil of Lala Primary school.
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