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12:56
12:56

12-Year-Old Foots To Namugongo From Lira, Wants Minister Obua's Seat 7 2 Top story

Zadock Obonyo, a 12-year-old pilgrim from Alanyi Catholic parish in Ajuri county dreams to replace Hon. Denis Hanson Obua, the Government Chief Whip who is also his area member of Parliament from his seat.
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09:00

Inadequate Information, Exorbitant Survey Charges Affecting Land Ownership By Women 8

During a multi-stakeholder engagement meeting held in Lira City, participants especially women cited the lack of information among community members and the high cost incurred during land survey as major challenges affecting land titling in their areas.
13:11
13:11

Ministers Irked by Mismanagement of Barlonyo Massacre Site 2 6

In 2019, the Ministry of Tourism committed to upgrading the site into a tourism destination. However, the site has been turned into a market by vendors displaying their merchandise on the monument. The site ground also has turned into a grazing area for domestic animals.
17:59
17:59

Lango Diocese Applauds Cecilia Ogwal For Constructing Churches 1 4

During a church service at St Augustine Barogole on Lira City, Bishop Professor Alfred Olwa of Lango Diocese informed mourners of how Atat Cecilia actively participated and supported construction of permanent churches and training of lay leaders in all spheres.
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14:00

Lango Reacts to Atim Ogwal's Death 4 1

Hon. Joy Atim Ongom, who served with Ogwal in the 9th and 10th Parliament described her as an encyclopedia from which most politicians learnt politics. Adding that she commanded respect for her knowledge.
13:18
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Community Based Animators Get Bicycles to Combat Food Insecurity CARITAS 5 2

CBAs are comprised of both Christians and Muslims who train farmers in basic agricultural practices, climate science, environmental protection, and others. Each CBA is working with two out of the 210 farmer groups.
17:19
17:19

Police Officer Injured as Security Intercepts Stolen Kenyan Vehicle in Lira Uganda Police Force 2

A team of regular police and Flying Squad operatives had set up a checkpoint at Adwali cell, Boroboro ward, in Lira City East Division after receiving information about a suspected stolen vehicle from Kenya.
07:27
07:27

Priests Accuse Government of Promoting Human Trafficking 5 2

However, during a gathering dedicated to raising awareness about human trafficking in Lira, religious leaders argued that the government's efforts were insufficient, especially in light of its authorization of labor export companies.
08:05
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Lira’s USMID Projects Nears Completion The World Bank 5 1

Originally scheduled to be completed in 18 months, the contract period was extended twice to allow the contractors to finish the work. During an impromptu visit to various construction sites by a team from the World Bank and city council authorities, it was observed that the work remains incomplete.
10:30
10:30

Health Minister Halts Distribution of Assistive Devices in Lira Ministry Of Health 5 1

The devices that include white canes, wheelchairs, crutches, walking sticks, and underarms among others for children, youths, and the elderly were meant to be distributed to different health facilities intended for people with different disabilities.
12:37
12:37

Sheik Yusuf Balinda Installed as Khadi for Greater Lango 9 1

In his message, Sheik Balinda promised to respect his top leadership and to work in line with the rules and regulations of the Kibuli Muslim Administration. He called for Unity among all Muslims saying it is time they put all differences aside and focus on development.
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07:35

Lango Registered 9% Increase in Viral Load Suppression in Five Years 5

Donggo attributes the significant increase in the VLS rate to the implementation of Youth and Adolescence Programs (YAPs), which have encouraged HIV-positive adolescent youths to seek and adhere to medication.
07:35
07:35

Maize Milling Factory Excites Farmers in Lira 5

The 1 billion Shilling factory has a capacity to grind 25 tons of maize every day.
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NAADS Distributes 76 Tons of Sunflower Seeds in Northern Uganda 2 7

Over time, oil seed producers have raised concerns about the steep price of planting materials.
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15:05

Lira Club Uses Sports to Raise Awareness About Sickle Cell 4 1

Studies have generally found that Northern Uganda leads in the prevalence of the sickle cell trait estimated at 18.6%.
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Counterfeit Seeds Impounded in Lira City 6 1

Patrick Alip, the Lira District Agricultural Officer said his office has received a number of complaints from farmers who said the maize seeds they were buying are not yielding.
19:27
19:27

Pictorial; Angiro Gutmoi, Former Erute North MP Laid to Rest 14

Angiro was a victim of a single road crash which claimed the lives of four passengers along Karuma- Pakwach highway on Saturday 8th July 2023. He was laid to rest at his ancestral home in Ayami sub county, Lira district on Friday 21st.
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19:25

Opposition Call For Unity, Gutamoi Buried 5 1

FDC's former President Dr. Kizza Besigye said all Ugandans are prisoners who should work together to liberate themselves instead of focusing on the party colors.
10:06
10:06

Poor Status of Lira- Puranga Road Irk Residents 7 2

The 91-kilometer stretch, part of the Rwekunye-Apac, Lira-Puranga road project entrusted to GULSAN Holdings for reconstruction, is plagued by numerous potholes and erosion damage.
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FDC Mourns Late Charles Angiro Gutmoi 4 1

The FDC party president Patrick Oboi Amuriat described Angiro as a vocal advocate who held the government accountable, stating that his passing is not only a significant loss for the party but for Uganda as a whole.
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