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16:34
16:34

Influx of Street Kids in Lira Raises Concern Lira city 5

Some street kids spit saliva at people, vandalize cars and often beat up pedestrians who refuse to give them money and also litter the streets.
20:18
20:18

Woman Arrested for Torturing 5-Year-Old Stepdaughter 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa Regional Police Spokesperson told URN on Monday that reports obtained indicate that the suspect severely beat up Akoli for yet undisclosed reasons, then took the victim to Life Line Clinic in Lira City for medical attention.
10:18
10:18

Shillings 1.5BN Expansion Works Start at Anyangatir HC II Anyangatir HCII 1 4

The works include construction of a maternity ward, placenta pit, a solar pump water system, solar lighting system and twin staff quarters among others valued at Shillings 1.5 billion.
14:02
14:02

Lira Timber Traders Petition Security Minister over Kidnapped Child. 1

In a letter dated 3rd May 2021, Moses Achobi the chairperson of the association asked the Ministry to send their experts to investigate the matter since the community are not satisfied with the way the case is being handled.
13:18
13:18

Court Remands Man for Torturing Pregnant Woman Lira High court

According to court records, trouble for Owino started on June 2018 when he appeared in a video that went viral on social media pouring water on the naked of an expectant woman in Bar-Opuu Ward, Adekokwok sub-county in the then Lira Municipality.
11:31
11:31

Lira District Commercial Officer Remanded Over Forgery 1

Josephine Alobo appeared before Lira Grade One Magistrate, Hillary Rwamiranga, on Thursday on three counts of obtaining money by false pretence and uttering false documents.
09:33
09:33

Lira Police Accused of Taking Kidnapped Child's Case Too Lightly 3

North Kyoga Regional Police spokesperson James Ekaju says three suspects have been arrested to investigate the incidents. He identified the suspects are Kenneth Opio, Walter Ojok and one only identified as Okello, all residents of Lira City.
12:44
12:44

Lira City Struggles to Get Rid of Street Kids 2

The Mayor, Mike Ogwang says although the presence of the street kids is a matter of concern to the authorities, they don't have an immediate solution due to lack of funds.
09:27
09:27

Politicians in Lango Want RDCs Stopped from Meddling in Electoral Process 6 2

Daniel Omara Atubu, a former contestant for the Otuke East MP race and former Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development explained that allowing security personnel to participate in the electoral process undermines the constitution.
14:17
14:17

Lira Residents Get Titled Houses for UGX 25M Lira City East 2 5

A housing block for four families has four units each with a single bed-room, self-contained with a sitting room and a kitchen, complete with a beautiful compound and back yard garden, going for 25 million shillings.
20:41
20:41

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

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.
16:03
16:03

MoH Commits to Upgrading Ober HC III Ober HCIII 2 4 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.
16:09
16:09

Lira Main Market Plunged in Darkness over Unpaid Power Bill Umeme 10

The market, managed by Lira Municipality has failed to settle its power bills of 12 million Shillings.
14:31
14:31

Lockdown Registers Domestic Violence Spike in Lango Uganda Police Force 2

From an average 127 cases a month in the first quarter, domestic violence cases rose to an average 146 a month in the second quarter, deteriorating to 180 cases per month in the third quarter
19:25
19:25

Father Kills Son Over Shs7000 2

It’s alleged that on Wednesday evening, Okwir stabbed his 22-year-old son identified as Ceaser Eran in a struggle for a mobile phone on which money had been sent
09:29
09:29

Police Accused of Using Teargas To Rob In Lira Uganda Police Force 3

Lira District Police Commander Bernard Mugerwa dismisses the allegations as baseless, only that "...there was some confusion resulting from acts of hooliganism by the groups of people who had converged at the tally centre, we had to apply reasonable force to calm the situation, not necessarily extortion and torture as such ’’ he said.
16:20
16:20

PWDs Demand Deployment of Sign Language Interpreters at Polling Stations NCD 1 4

They argue that persons with hearing impairments find difficulties to participate in electoral processes especially during campaigns and voting.
16:15
16:15

Mixed Reactions as Clan Leaders Resolve to Disclose HIV Status of Dead Relatives lango clan leaders 4

According to Aguti, she quit the relationship after it turned abusive with five children. She however, says she suffered total rejection when she returned to her parents fearing that she could infect them.
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