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08:46
08:46

No Relocation Funds to “Mother” Districts till FY 2024/25-Gov’t New Cities 1 3

Paul Mwanja, the Commissioner of Infrastructure and Social Services in the Ministry of Finance, says that whereas the mother districts require Shillings 1 billion for their relocation, the government is currently financially constrained to fund the exercise.
08:30
08:30

Akali Sub County Enacts Bylaw to Promote Cassava Growing 1 3

Geoffrey Max Otucu, the Akali Sub County LC III Chairperson, who doubles as the Secretary of Production, Marketing, and Natural Resources, says that the bylaw is intended to promote food security and fight famine in the area.
09:35
09:35

Atongtidi Sub County Chief Yet to Return Embezzeled Funds 4

Moses Anok, the Acenlworo parish councilor says that the abuse of the fund by the former Sub County Chief has retarded the development of the newly created Sub County. Anok wants the Anti-Corruption Unit to intervene in the matter.
15:51
15:51

PDM Beneficiaries Cautioned Against Spending Money on Festivities 5 1

A total of 17 million Shillings part of the parish revolving fund for the beneficiaries was on Thursday disbursed to 17 households from Paicho Sub-county at the launch through an E-banking system at DFCU and Centenary banks.
13:30
13:30

Poor Internet Connection, Lack of Digital Equipment Affecting Implementation of IRAS in Lira

Patrick Okello, the Lira District Senior Finance Officer who also doubles as District Revenue Officer says that although the IRAS is efficient and transparent, the transaction is being affected by poor internet.
12:46
12:46

Lira Councilors Want Their Speaker Out 6

On Monday, chaos broke out during an emergency meeting chaired by the Division town clerk, Jimmy Angol to hear the censure motion against the speaker.
16:07
16:07

Don’t Tamper with Land, Buildings in New Cities-Magyezi Warns District leaders Gulu City 1 4

Magyezi however told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the government has for now halted any transaction of land in the mother districts that are still operating from the city.
12:03
12:03

Aduku Community, Kwania District Clash Over Land 4

Sam Omara Angai, the former Aduku sub-county LC III chairperson, says that the contested land served as the headquarters of Kwania County during the pre-colonial government and was later handed over to the sub-county leadership under his stewardship.
12:36
12:36

Lack of Equipment Hinders Road Maintenance in Kwania 1 3

Geoffrey Alex Ogwal, the Kwania LC V Chairperson, says that the district has no single road equipment and has been hiring from the neighbouring districts.
08:41
08:41

Akali Sub County, Anglican Church Bicker Over Land 4

The Lango West Diocesan Secretary, Rev. Robert Edinga claims that the sub-county chairperson connived with the school management committee chairperson to illegally takeover church land.
12:06
12:06

Contractor Seeks Additional Time to Complete Kitgum Market 1

China State Construction Engineering Corporation Ltd was contracted to construct the market in 2019.
11:36
11:36

Lira District, City Bicker Over Assets 5 1

The Ministry of Health had budgeted for the construction of three health facilities within the city. They include Ongica and Anyomorem Health Centre IIIs and Punuluru HCII in the Lira City West division.
07:44
07:44

Land Row Delays Construction of Inomo Sub County H/Q 2

Speaking to URN on Sunday, Anger claimed that the sub-county leadership illegally trespassed on the customary land he inherited from his grandfather in 2012 and established a market on it claiming it would be temporary but went ahead to construct there toilet facilities.
09:04
09:04

Gulu District Sells 30 Plots of Land to Settle Compensation for Dismissed Staff debt 2 1

The District Council passed a resolution in 2001 for the termination of contracts of Parish Chiefs who were working in the various Sub Counties across the district. The resolution led to the termination of contracts for 89 Parish Chiefs who later dragged the district to court and sought compensation for unlawful termination.
17:09
17:09

Vendors Task Contractor to Expedite Completion of Kitgum Central Market 1 3

The contract deadline for the market has now been extended by five more months by the Local Government Ministry till November 30.
11:17
11:17

Apac Councillors Fault CAO Over Botched Study Tour 3

Wanje later told URN in a telephone interview that he could not facilitate the tour because the organizers did not make adequate preparation. He accused the district Speaker, Peter Obong and other members of the advance team who went for a feasibility study in Sironko District for failure to submit any report to his office on their findings.
07:00
07:00

Construction of UGX 4.5Bn Kwania District Admin Block Stalls 1 1

Basil Okello Onac, the Kwania District LC V Chairperson, says that the project hit a snag when the contractor ran short of funds and abandoned the site. He says the contract period has also elapsed, but they have granted the contractor’s request for an extension.
15:45
15:45

Kwania Prepares for Budget Shortfall in FY 2021/2022 1 2

Geoffrey Eling Owera, the Finance Secretary attributes the budget shortfall to Covid-19 pandemic which affected local government revenue collections. Eling told council that the district only managed to raise 20% of planned local revenue in the last financial year which was interrupted by Covid-19.
11:42
11:42

Councillors Give Gulu City Council Two Weeks Ultimatum to Clear Arrears Laroo Division 1 1

The outstanding arrears include 37.4 Million shillings for Pece Division, 12.5 Million Shillings for Bardege, and 6.7 Million Shillings for Laroo and 5.4 Million Shillings for Layibi
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