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13:08
13:08

Omoro District Council Passes Education Ordinance 1 1

Richard Otika, the Councilor 5 for Ongako Sub –County and the Chairperson for Social Services Committee revealed that the main objective of the ordinance is to ensure that all children of school-going age in the district are enrolled in school, stay in school and complete the education cycle.
09:41
09:41

Poor Roads, Heavy Rain Hinder Mass Immunization Exercise in Omoro Omoro District 1 1 Top story

Venansio Okello, the Omoro District Health Educator says that less than half of the children were not immunized within the stipulated period due to impassable roads, lack of transport to health facilities,
10:25
10:25

Acholi Leaders Decry Poor Funding to Roads Sector 1 1

Douglas Okello Peter, the LCV Chairperson Omoro District says currently, the district receives only 613 Million Shillings every financial year to manage and maintain 1,187 km of district roads.
07:28
07:28

Omoro Seeks Support for Reopening of Nodding Disease Treatment Centre Omoro District 1 1

According to Okao, two of the 217 victims in the district died after being returned to their parents when the center collapsed a year ago. He asks Ministry of Health to consider reopening the Centre to support the rehabilitation, care and treatment of such children.
06:38
06:38

Unknown Assailants Kill Woman in Omoro suspected murder

Amos Onyango, a relative to the deceased says Apiyo left her home on Saturday to attend the burial of a neighbour on the same village but didn’t return. Onyango says Apiyo's lifeless body was discovered around 4:00 pm on Sunday.
10:41
10:41

Retired Police Officers Unwilling to Vacate Barracks financial literacy 2 1

Okema, who declined to divulge the number of the affected officers, argued that the retirees are adamant to leave the barracks because they didn’t prepare for life outside the force.
14:13
14:13

Omoro District to Benefit from UGX 650M Solar Powered Tap Water System 4

Okello disclosed that only 60% of the population in the district have access to clean water because more than 128 boreholes in the district are not functioning.
22:48
22:48

Omoro LC5 Chairperson Seeks Security Protection Over Death Threat 1 1

The district chairperson disclosed that the councilor whom he declined to disclose due to investigation purposes threatened him on phone that he will end his life for attacking and tarnishing his personality to the public and his family.
11:20
11:20

Sympathizers Raise Funds to Treat 82-Year- Old Woman Tortured in Omoro Eyewitnesses 2 1

Now Acholi diaspora have opened up an account with Lloyds Bank; a British retail and commercial bank with branches across England and Wales to raise funds to meet Anek’s upkeep and medical bills under Acct No: 57285860 and S/C No: 30-96-26.
12:14
12:14

Omoro Seeks UGX 1.9 Billion to Repair Broken Boreholes 1 1

Franco Ojok, a resident of Rom Village in Koro Sub County said that they draw water for drinking and domestic uses from Ali, Abac, Otim Lagina unprotected springs due to absence of a borehole in the area.
11:38
11:38

Display of Voters’ Register in Omoro Marred by Missing, Pre-ticked Names 2021 general polls 3 1

Gloria Auma, another registered voter reveals that she found her name already ticked at her polling station adding that a Display Officer told her that they have been encouraging voters to tick names of persons they know in the register.
18:30
18:30

72-Year-Old Missing Man Found Dead in Omoro Palwo parish 1 1

It is the fourth gruesome murder incident reported in Omoro district in less than 30 days since the beginning of the year.
15:28
15:28

CSOs in Acholi Root for Increased Civic Awareness of Voters Action Aid Uganda 1 4

The CSOs that operate in Gulu, Kitgum, Pader, Lamwo, Agago, Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts asserted that educating the electorates is the surest way to increase motivation to turnout so that election results might better match the will of the people.
20:07
20:07

Omoro Man Arrested for Burning Wife to Death Rom village, 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson to Uganda Radio Network that Acellam has been arrested and will face murder charges.
11:50
11:50

Heavy Rains Devastate Parts of Omoro District 1

The rains started at around midnight on Wednesday and lasted for over three years. It razed to ground 15 grass-thatched huts and semi-permanent structures.
10:55
10:55

Relatives of Fronasa Fighters Fault Gov't for Failing to Fulfill Pledge 2021 general polls 3

FRONASA was a rebel group formed by Museveni in 1972. The group alongside Kikosi Maalum led by Late Milton Obote and several other smaller groups formed Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA) in 1979 to fight alongside Tanzanian forces against Idi Amin.
16:06
16:06

Three Die in Omoro Housefire

The Thursday night incident in Abuga Village in Ongako Sub County in Omoro district killed James Onen, 44, Brian Cankara, 8, and Nesta Akello, 4 while Ivan Opiyo and Winny Apiyo escaped unhurt.
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