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11:29
11:29

Minister Vows to Fight Contractor if he Gives 'Kick Back' to Anyone 2 4

Dr. Acheng cautioned the officials and other people involved in the project against corruption saying most times, it’s the leaders and senior civil servants who cause shoddy work by asking for "kick back"
05:49
05:49

Government to Inject Shs 3.5billion to Construct Lango Palace 4 1

Hon. Grace Freedom Kwiyocwiny, the Minister in charge of Northern Uganda explained that the construction that is now being undertaken by CMD Investment Limited had stalled for many years due to a number of challenges including cultural institutional conflicts.
12:27
12:27

Teachers in Lira Trained on Revised Curriculum new curriculum 4 1

Anna Mary Apio, a teacher at Rachele Comprehensive Secondary School believes that the new curriculum will help students apply the skills acquired directly unlike the past where students are trained to pass exams.
19:06
19:06

Health Workers in Lira Trained on COVID-19 Rapid Diagnostic Test MInistry of Health 2 1

The training follows an initiative started by the Ministry of Health in improving accessibility to testing services for purposes of ensuring that all cases are detected and attended to at the earliest stage.
07:29
07:29

Lira Hospital Gets Blood Bank Ministry Of Health 2 4 Top story

Until recently, Lira Regional Referral Hospital has been relying on the blood bank at Gulu Regional Referral hospital for testing and screening blood.
12:41
12:41

Lira District Given Tents to Accommodate Covid-19 Cases Ministry Of Health 1 3

Dr Edmond Acheka, the Assistant DHO in-charge of maternal and child health says that the tents can accommodate 60 beds. He adds that they are going to boost their capacity to admit more patients especially from within the local community.
10:01
10:01

One-Stop Center Opened in Lira City Lira City Council 4 1

The purpose of the One-stop Centres is to provide important services at a single location and to save time for both the clients and government officials.
09:59
09:59

Installation of CCTV Cameras Starts in Lira City Lira City Council 1 5

The Uganda Police Force’s engineering department this week started erecting poles for the CCTV cameras to be placed on. They will be installed in prime locations which include Odokomit, on Lira -Kampala highway, Lira-Kitgum road, and Lira-Soroti road among other areas.
08:46
08:46

Museveni Flags Off Rwenkunye-Masindi Port, Apac-Lira, Pader Road Works 1 Top story

Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony held at Anai Primary School, Lira City East Division, president, Yoweri Museveni noted that the road project will increase connectivity in the region, facilitate trade and help exploit the agricultural opportunities in the area.
15:56
15:56

UTC Lira Gets UGX 20b for Skills Development Project 1 2

Moses Obong, the Deputy Principal UTC-Lira, says the funds will be used to construct two-storied classroom blocks, workshops, purchase heavy road equipment, a bus and pickup vehicles among others.
11:58
11:58

Akii-Bua Stadium Feasibility Study Begins Ahead of Construction 2 5 Top story

Obua says the consultants are expected to undertake the study in line with the Chinese grant for the construction of the stadium.
12:23
12:23

Northern Region Football Association Seeks UGX 75M for Activities FUFA 1 3

The funds are meant for organizing women football tournaments, paying salaries for the regional staffs and office rent in all the districts in both Lango and Acholi sub-regions.
22:13
22:13

Lira Catholic Diocese Not Ready to Reopen Churches 2

Rev. Fr Innocent Valente Opio, the vicar general of Lira Catholic Diocese, says their Chapels and Parishes are yet to procure temperature guns, sufficient sanitizers and disinfection equipment among others.
08:59
08:59

Lira Regional Hospital Gets 10 ICU Beds Ministry of Health 4 1

Each of the ICU beds has a ventilator to aid breathing for patients and oxygen supply systems, among other specialised systems.
10:24
10:24

Lira Hospital Discharges All COVID-19 Recovered Patients 5 3 Top story

Joyce Moriku Kaducu, the Minister of State for Primary Health Care congratulated the recovered patients for adhering to their treatment guidelines and tasked them to become agents of change in the community where they are going.
11:33
11:33

Health Authorities in Lira Express Fear of Infections at Quarantine Centre MINISTRY OF HEALTH 3

Dr. Edmond Acheka, the Assistant Health officer in charge the quarantine center revealed that there are people who are under institutional quarantine but are not tested.
08:09
08:09

Langi Beat Hides, Drums, Jerrycans to Chase Corona COVID 19 2

Similar to what happened in Acholi two days ago, the practice popularly known as "Ryemmo Ideke" loosely translated as chasing away an epidemic", requires that one bangs anything, which can make noise while lamenting and cursing the “bad omen.”
10:30
10:30

Lira University Gets UGX 7.4 billion Teaching Hospital uganda 1 Top story

Alex Kakooza, the Education Ministry Permanent Secretary also disclosed that government has acquired more than Shillings 426 billion to face lift infrastructure in nine public universities.
09:59
09:59

Lira in Talks with CAA Over Airfield Relocation 1

Assy Abirebe Tumwesigire, the Town Clerk Lira municipality, says they have started talks with CAA to finance the establishment of the modern airfield at Anai village.
14:12
14:12

Banned Lira Airfield Still in Use Years Later 2

\"Air operators and the general public are hereby notified that Lira Airfield is not safe for normal aircraft operations. A notification will be issued once the safety status of the airfield has been restored,\" read the CAA statement.
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