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16:48
16:48

Volunteers in Gulu Ask Health Ministry to Enroll them in Fight Against Ebola MInistry of health 1 2

The volunteers worked previously on the frontline during one of the worst Ebola outbreaks in Gulu District in 2000 which killed more than 200 people.
13:46
13:46

Contractor Given Additional Time to Complete USMID Roads in Gulu The World Bank 1 2

Isiah Tumwesigye, Gulu City Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that the contractor recently requested a contract time extension following numerous challenges it encountered.
09:08
09:08

West Nile Residents Petition Principal Judge Over Slow Handling of Land Cases 1 3

Justice Flavian Zeija admitted the problems but noted that the challenge has been due to the few numbers of judicial officers. He however says the judiciary is currently addressing the challenge which will go a long way in addressing cases of back lock.
08:44
08:44

Gov’t Reviewing Hybrid Procurement Method 6 1

Musasizi said that the government through the Ministry of Finance has since instituted a subcommittee to analyze the challenges to find a lasting solution.
07:35
07:35

UPDF Soldier, Land Broker Wanted Over Forceful Eviction of Nwoya Residents Land conflict 2

Security personnel identified the suspects as Kenneth Bongomin, a renowned land broker, and Charles Ojara, a soldier guarding a farm belonging to the late Gen. Paul Lokech, the former Deputy Inspector of Police.
18:56
18:56

Uganda’s Fiscal Deficit Worrying, Finance State Minister Admits 4 1

Musasizi notes that the country’s tax contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is low at only 13.5 percent compared to the government's expenditure which stands around 23 percent, leaving an annual deficit of over 9percent of GDP that must be financed by borrowing.
13:09
13:09

Lira City Residents Decry Noise Pollution 4

The residents note that noise pollution from nightclubs and places of worship has increased sound to unbearable levels and has failed them to realize basic benefits such as peaceful sleep.
07:09
07:09

Police Constable in Moyo Shoots Colleague Dead, Commits Suicide 2

It is alleged that Constable Kopi Joel Bobi 27 years attached to the Field Force Unit, first shot his colleague Corporal Geoffrey Ogwal 47 years, after picking up a quarrel at a drinking joint at Vura village in Moyo town council.
10:26
10:26

HIV/AIDS, STIs Prevalent Among Inmates in Northern Region Gulu Main Prisons 2 2

The committee says that cases of STIs including gonorrhea and syphilis were widely registered among inmates in Gulu Main Prison, Kitgum Prison, Kiryandongo, and Kaladima Prisons in Amuru district.
11:40
11:40

Completion of Arua Hill Mini Stadium Set for October 2023 1 2

In the agreement with the then municipality now Arua City, the project works began in 2019 and were expected to be complete in three years which target was not achieved.
08:03
08:03

Suspected Ebola Patient Isolated in Zombo 1 2

Richard Bayo, the Regional Disease Surveillance Officer at Infectious Disease Institute (IDI) notes that the patient checked into the facility on Wednesday with signs and symptoms that are consistent with Ebola virus.
17:06
17:06

Maracha CAO Arrested For Failing to Interdict Staff 2

Paul Walakira, was arrested on Friday by officials from the Inspectorate of Government-IG in Koboko Municipality.
10:27
10:27

Clerics Start Campaign Against Teenage Pregnancies in Acholi Sub Region UN Women 2 1

The clerics said that teenage pregnancy is retarding the development, growth, future, and health of young girls in the country.
17:54
17:54

Misconceptions, Land Conflicts Threaten Census Mapping in Northern Region 6 1

UBOS is undertaking the census mapping of all places in the country which includes the documentation of all areas from the smallest unit and marking of all land borders from villages to district levels.
17:40
17:40

Gulu Reactivates Covid-19 Taskforce for Ebola Surveillance Ebola Virus Disease 3

Dr. Kenneth Cana, the acting Gulu District Health Officer told Uganda Radio Network on Thursday that reactivation of the covid-19 taskforce is in readiness to combat the deadly disease in case it spills to the region.
18:38
18:38

It is Hard to Stop Human Rights Abuses- UHRC Chairperson 6 1

Wangadya notes that despite the complaints raised on rights violations, the commission has made strides in ensuring that the level of rights abuses is scaled down including its perpetrators being held liable.
17:27
17:27

Police in Arua Impounds 74 Cartons of City 5 Gin Arua City 1 2

During an operation on Wednesday, police recovered 74 Cartons each containing 24 bottles at a shop in Oluodri trading center, Ayivu Division, Arua City.
16:58
16:58

Teenager Killed, Two Others Critically Injured in Murram Pit Accident Koro Primary School 1 1

According to Oboo, the victim and survivors were using hoes to extract the murram from the pit for sale when the heap suddenly collapsed and buried them alive. Okecha, who was on top of the murrum, was already dead by the time he was found.
09:20
09:20

Residents Protest Delayed Atiak-Laropi Road Works 1

The works are behind schedule with little being accomplished nearly 30 months into the project.
09:03
09:03

Lira City Village Chairpersons Get Gov't Bicycles 10-Years After Presidential Pledge Lira City Council 3

235 bicycles have been distributed to LCIs and another 49 to the LCII chairpersons in Lira City.
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