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16:52
16:52

Kwania Probation Office, Residents Decry Surge in Child Abuse 3 1

According to Opio, they have registered more than 100 cases of child abuse since this year began. Seventy of these are defile cases from Abongomola, Aduku, and Inomo sub-counties. He says that they are working closely with parents, local leaders, Police and different Civil Society Organisations to address the challenge.
11:05
11:05

Abapiri Oil Seed Cooperative Society Seeks UGX 400m to Construct Warehouse 3 1

The Cooperative which deals in soya beans, maize, simsim and other cereal crops, plans to construct a store that will be used by the members to bulk their farm produce for sale, however the Coop does not have adequate resources to implement the plan.
22:26
22:26

700 Flood Victims in Kwania District Receive Relief Food 3 1

The consignment is part of the 100 bags of beans, 200 bags of maize flour, 500 pieces of blankets and 300 pieces of tarpaulins that was sent to the district recently by the office of the prime Minister.
07:00
07:00

Construction of UGX 4.5Bn Kwania District Admin Block Stalls 1 1

Basil Okello Onac, the Kwania District LC V Chairperson, says that the project hit a snag when the contractor ran short of funds and abandoned the site. He says the contract period has also elapsed, but they have granted the contractor’s request for an extension.
17:30
17:30

Baptist Union To Weed Out Untrained Pastors 3

Pastor Abel Ssegirinya, the president of the Baptist Union in Uganda, says the move is intended to restore sanity in their churches without curtailing freedom of worship.
15:45
15:45

Kwania Prepares for Budget Shortfall in FY 2021/2022 2 1

Geoffrey Eling Owera, the Finance Secretary attributes the budget shortfall to Covid-19 pandemic which affected local government revenue collections. Eling told council that the district only managed to raise 20% of planned local revenue in the last financial year which was interrupted by Covid-19.
15:49
15:49

Kwania, Alebtong Register Low Uptake of Covid-19 Vaccine Ministry of Health 3 1

Dr. Tonny Odung, the Alebtong District Health Officer blamed the poor uptake of the vaccine on people spreading negative information about the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine that is being used. He has asked the targeted frontline workers to disregard all the misinformation, saying the vaccine is safe.
15:34
15:34

Kwania North Loser Withdraws Election Petition

Last month, James Onguu Tar who contested on the National Resistance Movement-NRM party ticket petitioned the court seeking annulment of Okae’s victory. He claims that the elections were characterised by irregularities.
12:47
12:47

Aduku Town Council Youths Yet to Embrace Youth Livelihood Fund 2

Not a single youth in Aduku Town Council has benefited from the fund, according to a report by the Aduku Town Council Gender and Community sector. The report indicates that most of the youths in the town council have shunned the program.
17:46
17:46

Inomo Sub County to Fine Parents Keeping School Going Children At Home 3

Tom Yile, the Inomo Sub County Speaker says that they have resolved to fine parents 80,000 Shillings who are still keeping their children at home.
11:55
11:55

UGX40 BN Apac Aquaculture Project Contractor Abandons Site as Locals Fight over Cash 3 2

Residents accused the district leadership of swindling money meant for their compensation and threatened not to pave way for the work, as long as their demands are not met.
13:53
13:53

Police Releases Constables Accused of Assaulting Suspect 1

Amos Owiny, Vincent Otile, David Obote, Daniel Okello and Daniel Okula, all constables attached to Teilwa outpost were arrested on Saturday for allegedly assaulting Nelson Ayini last Friday during his arrest over a land dispute.
16:13
16:13

Five Police Officers in Kwania Arrested over Assault 1

They allegedly assaulted Nelson Ayini on Friday during his arrest over a land wrangle case.
16:47
16:47

Drugs Stolen from Abwong Health Centre II Abwong HCIII 2

The stolen drugs include 30 boxes of Coartem, 10 boxes of Amoxicillin, 8 boxes of Frazil and 17 boxes of Rapid Diagnostic Testing kits among others.
14:49
14:49

Baby Burnt Dead as Father Accuses Mother of Cheating 1 1

It is alleged that Andrew Ayo, who had accused his wife of infidelity, followed her to her parental home in Atakara-Maka-Gwata at around 1am last night and found when she woman had reportedly left home to see another man, prompting him to set her house on fire killing the minor instantly before he fled.
15:50
15:50

Body of Drowned Student in Kwania Recovered, Family Demands Compensation 3 2

Odur’s body was retrieved by residents and police from the dam in Olami A cell, Aduku Town Council in Kwania district on Sunday.
09:07
09:07

Police, Residents in Kwania Mount Search for Body of Drowned Student 1

The deceased Lino Odur, a senior two student of Maruzi Seed Secondary School in Apac district, drowned in Olami Dam on Saturday, where he and three of his colleagues had gone swimming.
12:39
12:39

Residents in Kwania District Protest Giveaway of Land to German Investor 3 3

In a letter dated January 8, 2021, and written by Daniel Odongo of Okwir and Company Advocates on behalf of Among Agnes and 130 others who are also claiming ownership of the land, Odongo accuses the Chairman Lango Cooperative Union Maxwell Akora Akora and others of causing the suffering of over 300 people of Angayiki.
12:36
12:36

Kwania Leaders Concerned Girls Could Drop Out of School 1 1

According to statistics from January to December 2020 from the office of the District Community Development Officer, 2,908 girls below 17 years visited a hospital for antenatal care since the closure of schools in March.
08:25
08:25

Lango Cooperative Union to Lease Land to German Investor 2 1

The land measuring 1,165 hectares, an equivalent to 9 square kilometers is located at Angayiki village Chawente Sub County in Kwania District and plans are underway to lease it, in a five years contract that will see the investor develop it.
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