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Jan 91 results
16:58
16:58

Elections of Male Councilors in Lira City Cancelled over Misallocation of Symbols 6 1

Independent candidate Edward Ojungu’s symbol was attached to that of NRM’s Francis Ogwang and vice versa.
12:30
12:30

Low Turnup Affecting Local Gov't Polls in Lira low voter turn up 1

At many polling stations in Lira, the voting activity has not yet started because there are no voters. The polling assistants and agents are seated hoping that any time, voters will walk in and exercise their right.
20:41
20:41

RDC Alarms Colleagues with Hate Speech and Calling NRM God 5 1

Agnes Akello Ebong, the RDC Nwoya and Susan Akany, the Resident District Commissioner for Omoro apologized to the audience for their colleague's sectarian and blasphemous utterances, saying RDC’s are meant to serve the people irrespective of their political affiliation.
11:18
11:18

Two Remanded for Assaulting Lira Based Journalist 2

The suspects: Godwin Achai a 47-year-old and Elvis Omara, 40-year-old all residents of Bazar West, Central Division in Lira City East were arrested after they attacked Sam Bruno Aliga, a Luo News anchor on Wednesday morning as he made his way into the station for the morning news bulletin.
12:11
12:11

Lack of Information, Bureaucracy Hindering Compensation for Lango War Claimants Bureaucracies 6 1

Philip W. Mwaka, the Principal State Attorney who doubles as the Co- Chair Verification committee at the MoJCA explained that the validation exercise will be done by the District at Sub county level to ensure a comprehensive and transparent exercise based on bio data.
13:37
13:37

Lango Bishop Campaigns for Museveni, Draws Mixed Reaction 5 1

Bishop Olwa in his message, asked the congregation to vote president Museveni for appointing some people in Lango in top government positions. Olwa accused some NRM supporters in Lango for failing to mobilize voters for Museveni. He noted that voting for Museveni will open doorways for development in Lango.
07:53
07:53

Lango Cooperative Union Struggling to Repossess Assets 3 1

Maxwell Akora, the Lango Cooperative Union Chairperson who doubles as Maruzi County MP says while they need all their assets to enable them to expand their projects, some people occupying the properties are reluctant to return them to the Union.
19:24
19:24

88 Cattle and 104 Goats Slaughtered on Christmas Day in Lira 3 1

Simon Peter Okullo one of the Directors of Lira Butchers and Cattle Traders Association said despite the big numbers already slaughtered, they are still expecting to slaughter more during the day since the consumption is high.
18:34
18:34

Customers Defy COVID-19 SOPs in Christmas Rush Shopping Lira Main Market 5 2

Barros Odongo, a butcher at Lira main market, said most of their customers were not observing the SOPs, adding that it was very hard to force them to since most of them walk away when asked about face masks.
07:29
07:29

Lira Hospital Gets Blood Bank Ministry Of Health 4 2 Top story

Until recently, Lira Regional Referral Hospital has been relying on the blood bank at Gulu Regional Referral hospital for testing and screening blood.
11:09
11:09

Over 200 Vendors Face Eviction from Lira Bus, Taxi Park council meeting 6 1

Richard Okello, the Lira City Commercial Officer, says despite their failed attempts to evict the vendors in the past, they are determined to force them out this time.
15:37
15:37

Lira Street Vendors Protest Their Planned Eviction street vending 7 1

Amanda Ngabirano, the chairperson National Physical Planning Board, says street vending inconveniences pedestrians and tasked the city authorities to ensure the vendors are evicted.
16:03
16:03

MoH Commits to Upgrading Ober HC III Ober HCIII 4 2 Top story

Jimmy Aner, the Ober Health Center Management Committee Chairperson argued that despite its small capacity, the facility is offering services to a vast number of people.
07:36
07:36

Health Ministry Launches UGX 4B Project to Fight Elephantiasis in Lango MInistry of Health 4

Gabriel Matwale, the Program Manager Community Health and Vector Control Division at MoH, says they intend to operate 7,000 people to address both hydrocele and elephantiasis in Lango. He encouraged victims to embrace the program, saying their condition is manageable.
11:22
11:22

UMA Raises Concern About Delays to Pay Covid-19 Risk Allowances to Medics unpaid allowances 2 1

Dr Diana Atwine, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health, admitted that health workers in some treatment units had not been paid due to lack of funds.
12:54
12:54

Paint Your Premises in Lira City or Pay Sh2 million Fine Lira City Council 6

Amanda Ngabirano, the National Physical Planning Board chairperson, said the country is disorganized because national physical planning has not been valued. A fine of 2million shillings shall be levied on those who shall not paint their business premises and lack dustbins
14:32
14:32

17 Quack Medical Practitioners Arrested in Lira 5 8

At Comboni Medical Center in Teso- bar, Lira City East Division, a school dropout was found on duty. He claimed to have stepped in for his mother, an enrolled midwife.
15:29
15:29

Police Recover NBS Television Property in Lira 2

James Ekaju, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says the suspects are locked up on charges of robbery pending their appearance in court.
17:18
17:18

Lango Paramount Chief Names New Cabinet 2 4

In July, Ebii dissolved his cabinet after attempts by some cabinet ministers to oust him.
13:37
13:37

Police in Lira Investigate Death of Unidentified Man 2 1

The deceased whose identity is not yet clearly established is suspected to have been killed by unknown persons who dumped the body and fled immediately.
Jan 91 results