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16:24
16:24

Lira Municipal Council Repossess Coronation Park USMID 1

Samuel Ahabwe, the Lira Municipality town clerk says they have successfully re-possessed the authority of the park after the expiry of their one-year contract.
11:55
11:55

Minister Amongi Intervenes in Lira Municipal Leaders, CAO Row Lira municipality 1 1

Last week, Lira municipality councillors asked the Local Government Ministry to transfer Samuel Ahabwe accusing him of failing to implement council resolutions. They cited failure to evict vendors from various streets and failing to stop Saving Grace Limited from managing Coronation Park, a public open space.
10:38
10:38

Lira Municipal Councillors Get Ex Gratia MInistry of Finance 1

Samuel Ahabwe, the Municipal Town Clerk says that funds were secured from another source which he did not reveal. According to Ahabwe, each councilor received a total of shillings 525,000 for the five quarters that were not paid.
19:24
19:24

Police Probes Missing Ugx 39M Ex Gratia Money For Lira Councilors Lira municipality 1 1

The money was sent to Lira Municipality account during 2017/2018 and 2018 and 2019 financial years respectively. It was meant to cater for the payment of Ex Gratia for about 70 local councilors from all the four Divisions of Adyel, Ojwina, Railways and Central.
17:16
17:16

Lira Municipal Councillors Protest Delayed Payment of Ex-Gratia Ex Gratia Payment 2 2

Drawn from the four Divisions of Ojwina, Adyel, Railways and Central, the councilors numbering 75 on Thursday staged a demonstration protesting the delayed payment of their Ex Gratia. It took the intervention of police from Lira CPS to quelled down the rowdy councilors. Geoffrey Omara Okello, a local councilor representing Bar Onger parish at the Railways Division Council says they have not been paid for the last five quarters.
11:32
11:32

Timber Dealers, Street vendors Face fresh Eviction from Lira town Centre Lira municipality 1

They have continued operating along Bala, Kwania roads and Jinja Camp, Uhuru Barr and some corridors within the Central Business district of Lira town. Many street vendors have also remained visibly operating along busy streets Kitgum stage, areas around Lira Main market Noteber road at the corner of Amulam complex and Obote Avenue.
18:41
18:41

Lira Municipal Deputy Town Clerk Surrenders To CID Local government 1 Top story

Ogweng, whose arrest was sanctioned by Lt Col. Edith Nakalema, the Commandant of the State House Anti-Corruption Unit last week, is wanted for commissioning and supervising the handover of a contract for the management of Lira Coronation Park to Saving Grace Investment in disregard of procurement laws.
11:03
11:03

Lira Municipal Councillor Held for Threatening Violence Lira municipality 1

Minyang is alleged to have attempted to attack Mike Adoko, a resident of Ayago trading centre, in Lira town. He was arrested on Monday evening from Lira town and is being held at Lira CPS.
18:23
18:23

Water Shortage Paralyzes Lira Town NWSC 2

Supply in the area is restored only at night while the taps remain dry during the day. Women and girls line up at the water points long after midnight to harvest water for use the next day. At Adyel Children’s play park, near the Division headquarters, the only available borehole is often crowded from as early as 5 a.m. until midnight when it's usually locked.
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