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10:56
10:56

Solar Power Mini Grid Project Worth UGX18 Billion Launched in Lamwo 3 4

The hybrid solar mini grids are designed in such a way that electricity is generated from renewable solar power and connected to the remote grid that subsequently provides electricity to several customers in the given rural and urban location.
12:57
12:57

Gov`t Allocates UGX 500m for Training Refugees in Vocational Skills 2 1

Hillary Onek, the Minister for Refugees and Disaster Preparedness in the Office of the Prime Minister on Wednesday said that the funds will be channelled through Don Bosco Vocational Training Centre, a missionary owned Centre in Palabek Sub County established last year.
07:33
07:33

Electricity Cooperative Society Offices Closed over Persistent Power Outage Lamwo District 1 2

Geoffrey Nyeko, the Palabek Kal Sub-County Chairperson says the area has not had electricity for the past two months without any PACMEC officials laboring to explain the cause of the power outage.
14:18
14:18

400 Casual Laborers from Busoga Arrive to Plant Sugarcane in Lamwo 1 2

The labourers were transported aboard Gateway buses on Sunday by Horyal Investment Holding Company Ltd. The company contracted by the government is implementing sugarcane growing in the district on behalf of Ayuu Alali Sugarcane Cooperatives Society.
13:32
13:32

LDUs Deployed to Plant Sugarcane in Lamwo Over Manpower Shortage Atiak Sugar Factory 2 1

This comes as Horyal Investment Holding Company Ltd, contracted by government to implement the sugarcane project has failed to acquire targeted 900 laborers to work on 6,500 hectares land ready for sugarcane growing.
16:08
16:08

Atiak Sugar Investor Struggles to Recruit Casual Workers in Lamwo District Atiak Sugar Factory 6

This comes nearly two weeks after the company was stopped from transporting more than 300 casual worker from Kamuli district to Ngomoromo Village in Lokung Sub county due to corona virus disease pandemic.
11:45
11:45

Uganda-South Sudan Border Market Fails To Attract Traders Lokung Subcounty 3 4 Top story

Obwona kibwa, the Lokung Sub county LCIII Vice Chairperson says traders within Ngomoromo village refused to occupy the market because they alleged its located far away from the trading center with no proper security.
16:50
16:50

South Sudan Nationals Charging Ugandans to Access Farms in Lamwo Ngomoromo village 1

The contentious land is located in Parapadwanya bordering Ngomoromo in Uganda and Poge in South Sudan’s, Ayaci County. The disputed area is also one of the busy routes connecting Lamwo District to Imatong State in South Sudan.
11:07
11:07

Host Communities Urged to Offer More Farm Land to Refugees 1 3

David Wangwe, the Camp Commandant of Palorinya Refugees Camp in Adjumani under the Officer of the Prime Minister explained that the current land allocation to refugees is not enough to undertake food security initiatives.
18:22
18:22

Information Gap Hindering Access to UWEP Funds in Lamwo 1 3

The Lamwo District Woman Member of Parliament, Molly Lanyero revealed that several women she has been holding consultations with since December are not sensitized about the initiative whereas those who have already benefited lack good business plans for the money.
10:21
10:21

Lamwo Traders Count Losses as Shop Break-ins Increase 1 3

Traders say the shop break-ins happen late in the night and the burglars use master keys, axe saws, and crowbars to force open the doors or cut the ceiling to steal merchandise.
08:30
08:30

Farmers Petition Museveni Over Agoro Irrigation Scheme world bank 1 3

Denis Onyon, the Agoro Sub County LC 3 Chairperson told URN that government spent over Shillings 27 billion to rehabilitate the scheme but there is very little impact. Onyon disclosed that beneficiaries of the scheme feel that it hasnt met its objectives.
07:22
07:22

Residents Protest Lamwo Sugarcane Growing Project 1 2

The Lamwo district LC 5 Chairperson ,John Komakech Ogwok blames the National Agriculture Advisory Services NAADS for the mess, saying it hurriedly engaged the investor without involving the district and land owners.
07:26
07:26

South Sudan Refugees In Lamwo Celebrate Improved Mobile Phone Connectivity 7 1

Godfrey Byaruhanga, the Refugee Response Field Coordinator in the Office of the Prime Minister, says communication is a vital tool in refugee protection.
18:57
18:57

Acholibur-Musingo Road Nears Completion 2 1

William Matovu, Head of Land Acquisition at Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA says the road project is expected to be completed by November,.
18:21
18:21

Lamwo Leaders Impound Trucks Ferrying illegal Logs 1

Despite the Ministry of Water and Environment banning cutting transportation, and sale of Afzelia Africana trees, shea nut trees, and products made from them last year, trade continues to boom.
09:23
09:23

Cross Border Traders Decry Lack Of Facilities In Lamwo Market 5

Traders in Apiriti border market say lack of well-developed business facilities at the crossing point is the single biggest challenge to full trade between Uganda and South Sudan.
07:11
07:11

Quarantine Forces Lamwo Butchers To Hike Meat Prices

Butchers have hiked meat prices in Lamwo district following quarantine imposed over outbreaks of two cattle diseases in the district. Foot and mouth disease (FMD) and Contagious Bovine Plural Pneumonia (CBPP) broke out in the northern Uganda district in July, killing more than 50 heads of cattle and affecting over 100 others.
13:39
13:39

Lamwo Battles Fresh Outbreak of FMD, CBPP

Dr. Bosco Agena, the Lamwo District Veterinary Officer says the disease was first reported in the area about two weeks ago and only confirmed by the Ministry of Agriculture last week. CBPP was confirmed in samples collected from Potika parish in Agoro and Paluga Sub Counties while Foot and Mouth Disease was detected in Madi Opei Sub County, he further explains.
14:50
14:50

Lamwo Earns 8.2 Billion Shillings From Sim Sim 4

Mathew Akiya Ochen, the Lamwo LC V chairperson says they arrived at the figure after analyzing returns filed by different bulking centers in the district.
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