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07:53
07:53

Lango Cooperative Union Struggling to Repossess Assets 3 1

Maxwell Akora, the Lango Cooperative Union Chairperson who doubles as Maruzi County MP says while they need all their assets to enable them to expand their projects, some people occupying the properties are reluctant to return them to the Union.
19:24
19:24

88 Cattle and 104 Goats Slaughtered on Christmas Day in Lira 3 1

Simon Peter Okullo one of the Directors of Lira Butchers and Cattle Traders Association said despite the big numbers already slaughtered, they are still expecting to slaughter more during the day since the consumption is high.
18:34
18:34

Customers Defy COVID-19 SOPs in Christmas Rush Shopping Lira Main Market 5 2

Barros Odongo, a butcher at Lira main market, said most of their customers were not observing the SOPs, adding that it was very hard to force them to since most of them walk away when asked about face masks.
11:09
11:09

Over 200 Vendors Face Eviction from Lira Bus, Taxi Park council meeting 6 1

Richard Okello, the Lira City Commercial Officer, says despite their failed attempts to evict the vendors in the past, they are determined to force them out this time.
15:37
15:37

Lira Street Vendors Protest Their Planned Eviction street vending 7 1

Amanda Ngabirano, the chairperson National Physical Planning Board, says street vending inconveniences pedestrians and tasked the city authorities to ensure the vendors are evicted.
12:54
12:54

Paint Your Premises in Lira City or Pay Sh2 million Fine Lira City Council 6

Amanda Ngabirano, the National Physical Planning Board chairperson, said the country is disorganized because national physical planning has not been valued. A fine of 2million shillings shall be levied on those who shall not paint their business premises and lack dustbins
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.
16:18
16:18

Lira Main Market Vendors Decry Water Shortage Water crisis 7

Sam Okello, the Assistant Town Clerk at Central Division says the municipality lacks funds to clear the water bill.
16:09
16:09

Lira Main Market Plunged in Darkness over Unpaid Power Bill Umeme 10

The market, managed by Lira Municipality has failed to settle its power bills of 12 million Shillings.
20:26
20:26

Lira Market's Day Care Center Becomes 'Christian Electrical Business' Lira main market 6 1

Now the children are seen moving to the streets and in unfortunate incidences getting knocked by moving vehicles, motorcycles or even bicycles while others crawl to play at the pile of garbage which poses a great risk to their health.
18:04
18:04

Lira Taxi Operators Abandon Park 5 2

Daniel Komakech, a driver plying the Lira Gulu road argues that the taxi park is too small to accommodate all taxis and it is difficult to observe social distancing.
07:16
07:16

Teenager Buried Alive at Murrum Excavation Site Uganda Police Force 1

Alyanyo met his death when he went to excavate murrum from the site in Amuca parish in Lira City on Wednesday morning. His guardian, Bosco Ogwang, says excavating murrum and stone quarrying has been their mainstay activity for survival.
09:25
09:25

NDA Closes 117 Illegal Drug shops 4 6

According to NDA, some of the impounded drugs will be returned to their owners after securing an operational license. Some of the closed drug shops were found using unqualified personnel, others were found in possession of government drugs whereas some were offering clinical services like admission.
14:02
14:02

Police Launches Manhunt for Lira Businessman for Illegal Possession of Six Guns 1 1

On Tuesday morning, heavily armed police officers from Lira Central Police Station stormed the suspect’s motorcycle and vehicle spare parts shop along Bala Road where he was said to be in possession of an illegal pistol.
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 2 1

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.
13:15
13:15

Mt. Meru Millers On Spot Over Poor Waste Disposal in Lira 8 2

Polycarp William Okello, who neighbours the factory, says he has grown rice in a nearby wetland but he is not expecting any yield after his crop started drying up due to the waste.
06:06
06:06

Mt. Meru Millers Closed After 11 Staff Test Positive for COVID-19 COVID_ 19 1

The factory which employs close to 10,200 personnel has since been closed awaiting for disinfection as well as conducting tests on all the remaining staff at the factory. A member of staff at the factory says 11 out of the 13 staffs picked at random for testing tested positive and the rest were told to go home.
08:00
08:00

Ireda Estate Tenants Protest Eviction Notices Lira City Council 8 2 Top story

“A number of staffs have applied to occupy the staff quarters but we cannot allocate them houses since you are still occupying them," the letter reads in part.
15:38
15:38

Radio Wa Former Staff Sues Station For Illegal Termination Radio wa 89.8fm 1 2

“Sadly, the investigation Committee of the Board of Directors of Radio Wa found out that you were involved in the disgraceful act. Therefore, the Board of Directors has decided to relieve you from serving Radio Wa as a Luo news anchor,” reads the July 10th termination letter. The letter indicates that Obwona would receive full payment for the month of July.
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