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14:55
14:55

Retired UPDF Major Arrested for Inciting Violence in Amuru 1

It is alleged that Major Otim a resident of Palukere East Village in Attiak Sub County Amuru district last year on 15th December mobilized hundreds of his family members to attack Pali Pali Clan also in Attiak Sub County following the death of his brother George Obol.
13:21
13:21

NUSAF 3 Supplier Demands UGX 192m Payment for Ox-ploughs NUSAF 3 Projects 3

In September, A & O Gene Limited Uganda supplied 160 oxen and 80 ox-ploughs to 20 groups under the Northern Uganda Social Action Fund III (NUSAF3) project in Okidi and Pawel parishes, Attiak Sub County.
18:22
18:22

Retired UPDF Officer Wanted for Revenge Attack in Amuru

Amuru District Police Commander (DPC), Emmanuel Bwambale told URN on Tuesday that twelve suspects have been arrested in relation to the attack and their statements refer to the retired UPDF officer as a mastermind of the attack.
07:36
07:36

Amuru Authorities Evict 100 Illegal Charcoal Dealers Attiak Sub County 2 1 Top story

Wilfred Odiya Baguma, the Attiak Sub County LC III Chairperson told URN that the charcoal dealers were first detained at Atiak Youth Multi-Purpose Hall before they were escorted out of the district on Tuesday evening.
16:40
16:40

Amuru Sub County Gets UGX 80M Piped Water Project 2 1

Tanks with a capacity of 60,000 litres of water will be installed in Amuru trading Centre to supply water to households, public institutions and business entities in the neighbouring communities.
07:21
07:21

Apaa Residents Struggle to Access Health Services apaa land conflict 5 1 Top story

Pauline Ayoo, another resident, said the closure of Apaa Health Centre II has mostly affected expectant mother since they are missing maternal health services due to lack of transport to move to distant health facilities.
10:57
10:57

Fire Guts Elegu Market Elegu Township 2 1

Richard Omony a vendor says that the fire started at around midnight and lasted for several hours. It destroyed shops, saloons, and barber shops, makeshift structures and among others.
11:28
11:28

3000 Children Miss Measle-Rubella Vaccination in Amuru Village Health Team 1

Government through the ministry of health this month launched a five-day mass vaccination exercise against the two killer diseases. However, Christopher Ocen, the head of the Village Health Teams (VHTs) in Labala told URN today that the exercise which targeted 7,002 children saw only 4,760 vaccinated.
18:58
18:58

Apaa Residents Reject Adjumani Health Workers for Measles-Rubella Immunization Ministry of Health

On Tuesday, Ocen said that the residents have rejected the health workers from Adjumani district citing distrust.
12:45
12:45

Community School in Amuru Closed Over Lack of Toilets 4

Emmanuel Opira, the School Head Boy says that the pit latrine for the boys, girls and one for staff are all filled up. He also says that last week, strong winds blew off the roofs of the toilets.
14:49
14:49

Five Arrested With 400Kg of Ivory in Amuru 2 1 Top story

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the River Aswa Region Police Spokesperson told URN this morning that the suspects were from different locations in Amuru district and locked up at Gulu Central Police Station.
12:48
12:48

Six Amuru Staffs Under Probe Over Theft of Solar Batteries Pabbo Police Post 4

John Bosco Langoya, the Pabbo Health Centre III Health Management Committee Chairperson, says the staffs were implicated when they tracked their phone calls last week. He says Remo Nyeko, Patrick Odong and Charles Okiya were in touch the day the batteries were stolen.
07:24
07:24

Thugs Steal Lightning Arresters From Amuru Schools 6 1

Patrick Okello, the Head teacher Tekibur Primary School told URN on Sunday that they were shocked to discover last week that the lightning arrester installed on the building housing the primary one, two, three and four classes was missing. He says another lightning arrester installed on the staffroom was also vandalized.
09:34
09:34

Inconsistent Power Supply Affecting UGX 4.5bn Water Project in Amuru pabbo town council 2 3 Top story

Okello told URN during an interview on Saturday that he has opted for borehole water since the tap water has become unreliable. Faidah Lilly Owot, another resident told URN that she is considering abandoning piped water because of it inconsistent supply.
17:48
17:48

Amuru Residents Reject UGX 70b Irrigation Scheme 7

Alem Kidega, a resident of Oloyo Mung village told URN this morning that during the tour, he discovered that the local community wasn’t benefiting from Agoro Irrigation Scheme, adding that many of them were negative about the project. He also says that those using the scheme pay Shillings 50,000 and have since lost their land rights.
10:28
10:28

Armed Thugs Shoot Amuru Security Guard UGanda Police Force

Agnes Linda Auma, the Amuru Resident District Commissioner-RDC told URN in an interview this morning that thugs shot Mabura in the neck and left leg when he tried to engage them.
10:06
10:06

Apaa Residents Protest Plans to Close Polling Stations Apaa Township 6 1

The polling stations that are planned to be closed include Apaa Health Centre II, Apaa Primary School and Apaa Market. They were created during voting in 1980.
16:42
16:42

Floods Paralyse Transport in Amuru Otwee Town Council

The heavy rains which started at around 8:00 a.m. and lasted for over six hours washed away Lakang Bridge which crosses over Lakang road, one of Amuru district`s major transport and business route connecting to Adjumani and Gulu districts.
07:37
07:37

Equal Opportunities Commission Starts Inquiry on Disputed Apaa Land apaa village 2 1

Prof. Sunday Olwor Nicholas, the Commission's Under Secretary on Tuesday said that they have registered complaints relating to Apaa land that they intend to address through the social justice mechanism.
20:25
20:25

Thomas Kwoyelo`s Family Loses Only Transport Means to Court in Fraudulent Sale col thomas kwoyelo 2

On November 10th, 2016, Kwoyelo`s sister, Margaret Auma bought a Bajaj Motorcycle registration number UEN 785F at Shillings 3.5 million to facilitate the family members to travel to Gulu High court to following his trial.
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