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06:53
06:53

Kitgum To Rent Out Redundant Bulking Stores 3 Top story

Morris Atwom, the Kitgum District Principal Commercial Officer, says they resolved to hire out the bulking stores to private individuals because they have been shunned by the intended beneficiaries.
11:15
11:15

Pictorial: Inside Government Cotton Farm in Orom-Tikao Prisons 24 1 Top story

Johnson Byabashaija, the Commissioner General Prison Services, says that the farm is the biggest in the country and dwells on the 430 male convicted inmates as its major source of labor force.
09:08
09:08

Government Launches Cotton Farm in Kitgum 1 4 Top story

Johnson Byabashaija, the Commissioner General of Uganda Prisons, said President Museveni gave Uganda Prisons services a target of 44,000 acres of cotton to revive the textile industry. He explained that in the first season of 2016 they produced 261 acres of cotton as a pilot and in the second season produced 2,359 acres and in 2018 they planted 4,600 acres of cotton respectively.
12:58
12:58

Kitgum Businessman Missing 1

Victor Nahabwe, the Aswa River Region Deputy Police Commander told URN on Thursday they have picked up Selsio Kilama, a resident of Onyala Central Village in Pagwok parish also in Namukora in connection to Acaye’s disappearance.
07:19
07:19

Security Bans Musician Bosmic Otim's Concerts in Kitgum 1 1

Komakech says Bosmic has ventured into partisan politics and notes that he seeks to use his musical background to hold concerts which threaten security.
15:24
15:24

Court Orders Mediation Between Kitgum Vendors, Municipal Authorities Court of Appeal 1 2

The resolution was reached during a court session on an appeal filed by the vendor’s legal representative Dalton Opwonya, seeking to challenge a decision by the High Court in Gulu which lifted a temporary injunction against the eviction of vendors from the site.
17:41
17:41

Kitgum Municipality Proposes Revaluation Of Property Rates 1 4

Patrick Ocan Ocitti, the Kitgum Municipal Deputy Town Clerk said in an interview on Friday that they are fetching low revenue from taxing properties because of the low percentage charged.
17:46
17:46

Kitgum Vendors Disapprove Proposed Revenue Collection Kitgum municipality 3 3

Kitgum Municipal ActingTown Clerk Patrick Ocan Ocitti told URN in an interview that the collection of new revenues is set to start next month. The vendors had been stopped from paying dues following their relocation to a new site at Kitgum Airfield in November last year.
10:46
10:46

Tenants in Kitgum Municipality Count Losses as Authorities Close Buildings 5 1

Since Monday, the authorities have been closing buildings that have defaulted ground rent, temporary occupational permits and property rates.
11:57
11:57

Acholi Cotton Farmers Decry Insufficient Seed Distribution 5

The farmers note that accessing cotton seeds at the East Acholi Co-operatives Union ginnery in Kitgum they are restricted to acquire only 2 or 3 ten kilogram capacity bags of seeds which are inadequate for planting.
07:55
07:55

Construction of UGX 23bn Kitgum Market Starts 2 2

The construction works worth 23.8 billion Uganda shillings is expected to be completed within 24 months
14:00
14:00

Kitgum Leaders Faulted for Low Local Revenue Collection 2

The Chief Administrative Officer, Rosemary Adong Luhoni. Adong says that several sub-counties fail to enforce, collect and remit to the district local tax revenue in order to appease their voters.
18:36
18:36

Kitgum Businessman Arrested For Selling Expired Maize Flour 1

The duo was found in possession of 660kg of expired maize flour packed by Arise and Shine Maize Millers. The flour had been transported from their stores on Janani Luwum Street to be reground for repackaging.
18:01
18:01

Kitgum Teachers Flee Classes over Loans 1 3

Henry Oryem Kissinger, a local leader in Kitgum says some of the money lending institutions have very high-interest rates, which partly explains why the teachers find it hard to repay given the high standard of living.
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