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18:07
18:07

Kitgum District Auctions 115 Impounded Bags of Charcoal charcoal burning 3 1

The District Information Officer Allan Courage Oola says the move is aimed at curbing illegal commercial charcoal burning and trade in the district.
15:47
15:47

How Rape Suspect Ended Up In ADF Rebel Camp Kitgum District 1 4 Top story

Ocen says on a day he can’t recall, he and more than 25 other people lured for the job embarked on a journey from Kampala at 10am in a bus to Kasese Town and later crossed into DRC through Bwera Border post.
12:58
12:58

Kitgum Businessman Missing 1

Victor Nahabwe, the Aswa River Region Deputy Police Commander told URN on Thursday they have picked up Selsio Kilama, a resident of Onyala Central Village in Pagwok parish also in Namukora in connection to Acaye’s disappearance.
07:11
07:11

Suspected ADF Rebel Arrested In Kitgum Orom Subcounty 2 Top story

Information obtained by URN from reliable security sources indicates that suspect assaulted and raped an elderly woman before fleeing to Kampala in March last year from where he is believed to have been recruited into the rebel outfit.
13:06
13:06

Former Kitgum Bishop Dead 1 Top story

According to the widow, Bishop Ojwang had been hospitalized for over a week with high blood pressure and diabetes. He was transferred to Kiruddu General Hospital from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital when his health condition worsened.
09:56
09:56

Kitgum Hospital Management Renews Demands for Elevation to Referral Status kitgum municipality 2 1

Bezy Omoya, the Senior Hospital Administrator says that they are currently overwhelmed with high numbers of patients seeking treatment at the facility.
12:54
12:54

High TB Prevalence Worries Medics in Kitgum 4 1

Dr Rosemary Auma, the in charge of Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Unit [MDR-TB] says so far 155 patients have been diagnosed with susceptible TB in a space of just three months since September.
17:26
17:26

Acholi Cultural Festival Hangs in Balance over Shortage Of Funds 1 1

With just a month left to the prestigious cultural event, the organizers, however, say they are short of the required over 350 million shillings budget.
11:27
11:27

88 Villages in Kitgum Lacking Safe Water Sources 2 1

Records from the water department indicate that sub county that mostly water stressed area is Omiya Anyima with 42 villages without any single water source which is contrary with government’s policy that requires each village in the country to posses at least a clean water source.
08:43
08:43

Mandatory Malaria Test Saves Over 50 P7 Candidates in Kitgum kitgum municipality 2 2

Felix Obedi, a teacher at Pandwong Primary school, says the campaign has helped them to detect some candidates who would have missed their examinations due to malaria. He explained that some years back, some candidates from their school missed PLE since no measures had been taken ensure they are tested and treated in preparation for the exams.
15:36
15:36

Accused Collapses as High Court Session Opens in Kitgum

The suspect, David Toloola, collapsed as soon as Gulu High Court Circuit resident judge Stephen Mubiru asked him to take a plea. He was rushed to Kitgum General Hospital for medical treatment.
13:16
13:16

Gov’t Releases UGX 380 Million for Pandwong Health Centre Upgrade Kitgum Municipality 1 3

Emmanuel Banya Natal, the Kitgum Municipal Council Town Clerk says that the construction works is set to resume soon. He says the Finance Ministry this week released the 380 million shillings to the council account.
16:06
16:06

Head Teacher in Kitgum On The Run Over Embezzlement of UGX 2.1m UPE Funds 2

Walter Okura, a former acting headteacher of Loluku primary school in Orom East Sub-County reportedly withdrew the money in second term a month after being transferred by the district education department as the new headteacher of Gwok Ongwe Primary school in Omiya Anyima Sub-county.
15:28
15:28

Kitgum Municipal Officials Implicated in Diversion of UGX 44.2M USE Funds 3 1

Early this month, the State House Anti-Corruption Unit stormed Kitgum Municipal council headquarters to investigate possible misuse of the money sent by government for USE.
15:16
15:16

Acholi Cultural Leaders Review Traditional Marriage Regulations kitgum municipality 4 1

David Onen Acana II, the Acholi Paramount Chief says the meeting scheduled to be held in two weeks’ time will broadly look into all proposals being discussed for possible enactments as laws on traditional marriage.
16:28
16:28

Patient Dies after Visiting Shrine in Kitgum, Witchdoctor Arrested

Kitgum District Police Commander Moses Bwire says those arrested include a 70-year-old witchdoctor identified as Terina Angeyo, and his aides; Richard Komakech, Patrick Oringa, Margaret Achola, Florence Adong and Sabina Aya, all residents of Layik East Village, Kitgum district.
16:36
16:36

Kitgum Hits Measles-Rubella Vaccination Target kitgum municipality 1

Dr Patrick Asibo, who is supervising the campaign in Kitgum district told URN this morning that his team surpassed the health Ministry’s target and vaccinated a total of 104,069 children [109.9 percent] in the five days’ exercise.
07:56
07:56

Kitgum Leaders Demand Accountability for Funds From Hospital Private Wing 3

A section of district councillors allege that since its inception in 2016, the hospital administrators have not issued any financial accountability from the private wing and other revenue sources citing the Municipal parking yard and mechanical workshops which are both hosted by the hospital.
11:50
11:50

Seven-Year-Old Pins Village Chairman for Criticizing Measles-Rubella Vaccination Mucwini subcounty 2 1

The minor reportedly refused to undergo through Measles and Rubella immunization at her school on Thursday citing a directive from her father, Kenneth Ocan, 28, the Chairperson of Ikorom village in Mucwini Sub-county.
07:19
07:19

Security Bans Musician Bosmic Otim's Concerts in Kitgum 1 1

Komakech says Bosmic has ventured into partisan politics and notes that he seeks to use his musical background to hold concerts which threaten security.
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