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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 4 1

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.
11:46
11:46

Inter-Districts Forum Halts Fishing on Lake Kyoga UPDF Marines 3 1

This is the first time the district authorities of areas surrounding Lake Kyoga are suspending ultimate use of the water body.
17:59
17:59

Journalist in Trouble Over Crocodile Skin amolatar district 1

Nyalo was picked up from Muntu Sub County on Tuesday in an operation conducted by the Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA.
10:49
10:49

Amolatar District Blocked from Purchasing Vehicle for CAO's Office lira high court 1

The district was in the process of purchasing the vehicle at the cost of 180 million Shillings. But a section of district councilors headed by Geoffrey Ocen, the former district Vice chairperson filed a petition in court, challenging the purchase.
13:09
13:09

Delayed Repair of MV 2 Kyoga Ferry Irks Travelers resident 1 1 Top story

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Spokesperson, says they are in the process of procuring some spares to fix the faulty ferry.
14:12
14:12

Amolatar Leaders Split over CAO Forced Leave amolatar district 1

Simon Peter Ongom, the District LCV chairperson has trashed the decision saying it is politically motivated. He denied funds had been embezzled by Epaju.
18:23
18:23

Amolatar CAO Sent on Forced Leave amolatar district 2

Epajus forced leave was sanctioned by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of local government, Ben Kumumanya. This follows a petition from the local leaders protesting alleged embezzlement of over 1.5 billion shillings.
12:54
12:54

IGG Orders Amolatar CAO to Cancel Transfer of Town Clerk amolatar district 1

In January, Epaju transferred Ogwayu to the newly created town council of Etam as town clerk and yet it was not yet operational.
13:25
13:25

New MV Kyoga Ferry Excites Amolatar Residents unra lira office 2

The 3.7 million Dollar 12.39 billion Shilling ferry built by a Danish company Johs Gram- Hanssen-Western Marine Shipyard, ferry is currently on a trial drive while awaiting completion of the docking site at Zengebe in Nakasongola district.
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