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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.
13:14
13:14

SAGE Beneficiaries in Lango Struggle to Access Payment Citing Long Distances 1 5

Nicholas Ojom, aged 87-year-old, a resident of Aromo Sub County says that he uses a Boda Boda to access payment at a cost of 25,000 million shillings, the exact amount he receives.
17:59
17:59

Ministry of Gender Planning to Reduce Age of SAGE Beneficiaries 5 1

Frank Tumwebaze, the Minister for Gender Labour and Social Development while launching the program on Thursday in Lira says that they are plans to reduce on the age.
11:57
11:57

Land Row Threatnes to Derail USMID Project in Lira Lira Municipality 3 1

Five residents, who include Esther Ocepa, Lucy Olong, Milly Apio, and Emily Akii among others, issued a notice of intention to sue to accuse the municipal authorities of trespassing.
16:13
16:13

Radio Wa Staff Strike over Mismanagement Radio wa 89.8fm 1 1

They accused Kasuku of poor administration, failure to supervise departments and owning stations equipment. She is also accused of turning the institution into a family business.
15:40
15:40

Lira University Offers Land for Construction of Presidential Youth Skilling Hub State House 2

Alex Oremo, the Lira District LCV Chairperson says that Lira University has provided 16 hectares of land where the youth hub will be constructed.
21:27
21:27

Truck Loses Control, Injures Four People in Lira Uganda Police Force 4 3

The truck which was loaded with cement had a brake failure and knocked a tipper registration number UBG-149D, which was ahead of it before swerving off the road. In the process, four people who were found on the roadside sustained injuries, and several properties were destroyed.
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