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18:34
18:34

Construction of Amolatar District Headquarters Stalls Over Lack of Funds presidential pledge 1 3

Daniel Ekilu, the Chief Administrative Officer Amolatar District says the construction stalled due to lack of money.
17:25
17:25

Amolatar Officials Reject Cassava Cuttings over Poor Quality 3

Tony Opio, a supplier from Nalubwoyu Sub County delivered the 144 bags of cassava cuttings to the district headquarters. The samples were inspected by the district leaders who confirmed that they could not be received for planting.
19:15
19:15

Amolatar District Engineer On the Spot for Alleged Diversion of Fuel 3

Robert Okidi is accused of diverting fuel worth 7 Million Shillings meant for the construction of Aromi- Abarikori road.
12:11
12:11

Floods Cut Off Two Parishes in Amolatar 1 5 Top story

Richard Odur, a resident of Abino A village in Muchora parish explains that living on the island is now a big challenge because there is only a small portion of land to dig and attending to medical emergencies is a great challenge.
11:57
11:57

Amolatar Floods: OPM to Procure Engine Boats 5 1

Robinah Nabbanja was on Saturday in Amolatar to assess the magnitude of damage caused by floods and also follow up on the relief food distribution to the flood victims.
11:04
11:04

Pictorial: Floods Destroy Road Network in Amolatar 16 Top story

Geoffrey Ocen, the District LCV chairperson says over 65% of the entire road network in the district is cut off.
10:50
10:50

Over 65% of Amolatar’s Road Network Ravaged by floods Lake Kyoga 6 1 Top story

Geoffrey Ocen, the District LCV chairperson says over 65% of the entire road network in the district has been affected by the floods. Adding that their attempts to fix it has been futile since the water levels keeps rising.
12:50
12:50

Amolatar RDC Accused of Meddling in Emyooga Program Emyooga funds. 1 6

On Wednesday, MPs probing the utilization of the Emyooga funds were told that Kwesiga side-lined Carla Teddy Ayo, the commercial officer and other members of the Emyooga task force and formed 317 new groups to replace the initial 411 groups that had been approved by the task force.
11:10
11:10

Amolatar Farmers Counting Losses After Heavy Rains 3 1

The affected villages include Kitaleba A’ where 120 households were affected, 80 from Kitaleba B’ and some from Nakatiti.
15:19
15:19

Amolatar District Service Commission Secretary Arrested for Alleged Bribery 2

The suspect, Tonny Odongole has allegedly been demanding huge chucks of money from job seekers in the two districts of Kwania and Amolatar with empty promises of giving them jobs.
10:13
10:13

UPDF Veteran Drowns in Swamp While Catching Mudfish 2

Geoffrey Otim, the officer in charge Bangaladec police outpost in Namasale Sub County, says the deceased has been venturing into the swamp to catch mudfish for the last five years. He explains that Opio would go to the swamp at 4 am and return home around 11 am.
19:10
19:10

Fishermen in Amolatar Decry Low Fish Catch 1 4

Despite the growth in the number and sizes of fish in the lake, most of the fishermen in Kampala landing site are still registering very low fish catch that has left them stranded.
13:44
13:44

Floods Ravage Nine Sub Counties in Amolatar 6 1

The most affected sub-counties are Namusale, Awelu, Etam, Agikdak, Akwon, Muntu, Awingiri, Nalibwoyo, and Opali. The floods have submerged several homes, pit latrines and crop gardens leaving residents with nowhere to turn for help.
11:59
11:59

Amolatar District Registers 95% Increase in Fish Stock 4

The government banned fishing activities on all Uganda water bodies in May 2019 to improve the fish stocks and reorganise the sector. As a result, a number of districts have reported improvements in fish stock, which have been attributed to the intervention of the Fisheries Protection Unit.
12:59
12:59

Amolatar Leaders Decry Being Sidelined in Enforcement of Fishing Ban 6

Currently, a 28 feet recommended boat size is being built by Kyalimba Construction Company at Bangaladesh landing site in Namasale sub county. 56 out of the 846 boats expected for the start are already furnished.
17:26
17:26

Kyoga Ferry Services Suspended as Water Submerges Docking Area 3

MV Kyoga 1 currently grounded due to high level of water that has submerged the docking area at Namasale point while MV Kyoga 2 has developed mechanical problems which has deterred it from operating.
14:50
14:50

Gov't Directs Fresh Registration of Fishermen on Lake Kwania, Kyoga 2

The move is aimed at regulating illegal fishing activities and conserving Uganda’s water bodies.
14:58
14:58

Amolatar Residents Decry Fishing Ban Extension on Lake Kyoga UPDF Marines 2

Leaders under their umbrella body of Lake Kyoga Integrated Management Organization-LAKIMO recently resolved to extend the ban on fishing activities until December.
14:22
14:22

Fisheries Protection Unit Burns Illegal Boats in Amolatar UPDF

The operation that started early this week has seen several illegal nets, undersized boats and smaller sized fish recovered and subsequently destroyed.
12:40
12:40

Two Month Lake Kyoga Fishing Ban Irks Amolatar Residents

In mid April, Lake Kyoga Management Organisation-LAKIMO slapped a two month ban suspending fishing activities to allow the Fisheries Protection Unit (FPU) coordinate the registration of fishermen and their boats.
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