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15:50
15:50

Aduku Town Council Start Weeding Out 'Fake' Witchdoctors 3

The fake witchdoctors are blamed for jeopardizing security, fueling domestic violence cases and sexually abusing married women who seek their help.
07:53
07:53

312 SACCOS in Uganda Suffer Fraud, Poor Governance 2 1 Top story

According to the report, 64 out of the 453 registered SACCOs in Uganda have collapsed while 312 are struggling due to fraud and poor governance among other challenges. Collins Agaba, the program Manager PROFIRA, says only 77 out the 453 Saccos they are supporting have not suffered any problem.
15:45
15:45

Kwania District Residents Repair Impassable Road 2 2

The road that connects residents to Aduku Saturday market and Aduku Town Council is impassable during the rainy season. It has many potholes and has no proper drainage system.
18:01
18:01

12,000 Farmers Receive Soybean Grinding Machines, Farm Inputs 1 3

Oliver Nabiryo, the programs manager Sasakawa Global, says the organisation targets 12,000 farmers in Lango with the aims of improving their livelihoods, promote food security and nutrition.
19:57
19:57

Farmer Makes a Fortune Rearing Ankole Cattle in Lango 2

Babra Akao, also a farmer neighboring Ogwang’s farm says livestock farming is a good investment but a capital-intensive enterprise. She appealed to the government to extend restocking programs to areas where they have not reached in order to empower the common man.
14:05
14:05

Inomo Sub County Chief Interdicted Over Unaccounted UGX 65 Million 1

Kwania Chief Administrative Officer Albina Awor accused Odongo of operating on remote and being implicated in corruption tendencies on several occasions. Awor said upon several warnings Odongo has remained adamant prompting interdiction.
07:50
07:50

Residents Use Hand Hoes, Hammers to Fix Sh750 Billion Road 3 2

A month after President Yoweri Museveni flagged off the tarmacking of Masindi-Pader to Acholibur Highway; residents say the road, which is under UNRA has been impassable after several sections of the road including a section of Abuli in Apac Sub County, Ibuje, and Aduku Town Council were cut off by floods respectively.
18:26
18:26

Nancy Kalembe's Pledge of Job Creation Excites Kwania Youths 1 4

During her campaign trail in Lango region, Kalembe made several pledges that include fighting corruption, stopping land grabbing, improving teacher’s welfare, better health for youths and women among others.
09:17
09:17

Lango Cooperative Union Reinstates 144 Primary Societies 4 2

The Union came to its knees when cotton growing, buying, ginning and selling were heavily affected rendering the primary societies inactive. Tonny Ogwal, the Lango Cooperative Union Vice-Chairperson says the union leaders are now on the move to revamp and strengthen the societies across the region.
19:45
19:45

5000 Households Get Safe Water in Kwania District 1 3

Nine of the rehabilitated boreholes are found in Aduku Sub County, 11 in Chawente Sub County, 4 in Abongomola, 12 in Inomo and 9 in Nambieso Sub County.
11:18
11:18

Over 1,500 Volunteers Registered to Deliver ARVs to Patients in Lango Ministry of Health 3

Oscar Ewaa, an ambassador representing the Young People Living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Uganda, says the initiative is aimed at scaling down HIV/AIDS prevalence among youths and improve the welfare of young people living with HIV/AIDS.
17:08
17:08

1,800 Farmers in Kwania Enroll for Cluster Development Project 3

Under the scheme, a first-time farmer is supposed to pay 33 per cent of 450,000 and the government tops up the remaining balance. In the second season, both government and farmers pay 50 per cent of the money and at the third season, governments pay 33 per cent while the farmer takes the bigger share; 67 per cent of the payment.
16:09
16:09

Museveni Fulfills UGX 150 Million Pledge to Ikwera Girls Secondary School 1 1

President Museveni pledged to donate the bus to the school after the Truck; a Tata Lorry Reg. No. UG 0753G that was used to transport soldiers for training to Ibuje Sub County broke down in 2006.
07:24
07:24

Thirteen Landing Sites in Dokolo, Kwania Reopened for Fishing Activities 1 4

James Okello, the Chairperson of the Fishing Community is excited that at least 80 fishermen in Dokolo and 79 in Kwania district have been cleared to resume fishing that was officially flagged off by Col James Nuwagaba, the Commandant of the Fisheries Protection Unit at Atuma Landing Site in Kwania on Saturday.
09:47
09:47

Kwania District Receives UGX492 Million to Repair Community Access Roads 4 1

Edward Eyak Odongo, the Kwania District Engineer says that the roads to be rehabilitated include; 21 kilometre Atar trading center to Bala Boarder that connects Kwania to Kole district, Onywal-onote to Teogali, Abwong to Lira boarder, Nambieso to Agwata boarder that connects Kwania to Dokolo and Aboko to Chawente community access roads.
08:37
08:37

6,000 People Displaced by Floods in Kwania District 2 4

The most affected are nine parishes, of Nambieso, Owiny, Bung, Atuma, Anwangi, Acaba, Ayabi, Acwao and Etekiber.
13:10
13:10

Pictorial: West Lango Diocese Celebrates Sixth Anniversary 11

The celebrations started with a thanksgiving mass presided over by the Bishop of West Lango, Rev. Ceaser Nina who urged Christians to continue working together to enhance the development of their diocese.
07:59
07:59

Tipper Drivers Protest Relocation to Gazetted Taxi Park 2 3 Top story

Geoffrey Odic, the Vice-Chairperson Tipper Driver’s Association, says the new Taxi Park is unable to accommodate many vehicles as part of the space is occupied by trailers.
11:53
11:53

Kwania District Reduces Staff After Registering COVID19 Positive Case Ministry Of Health 2

Albina Awor, the Kwania District Chief Administrative Officer, says they decided to reduce staff to ensure social distancing and stop the disease from spreading among staff.
13:18
13:18

400 Farmers in Kwania Receive Heifers under Restocking Program OPM 1 3

The heifers will benefit widows, widowers, the elderly, Person with Disabilities, orphans and the Ex-combatants from the Sub Counties are Aduku, Inomo, Chawente, Nambieso, Abongomola and Aduku Town Council.
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