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15:06
15:06

Commuting Civil Servants in Gulu District on Spot over Poor Service Delivery absenteeism 1 4

James Okwera, a resident of Labworomor in Palaro Sub-County says the absence of technical staff who should closely supervise their subordinates in the district has left civil servants to abscond from work, report late with impunity.
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Absence of Service Commission Affecting Service Delivery in Gulu District promotion 3 1

In 2014 and 2017, Gulu emerged the best performing district council, according to the Local Government Councils’ Scorecard Report. However, in September 2021, out of 153 local governments assessed by the Office of the Prime Minister - OPM, Gulu did not make it among top 10 districts.
10:41
10:41

Verification and Profiling of Refugees Launched in Oruchinga 3 5

The exercise, to be conducted jointly with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees-UNHCR, seeks to ensure that refugees and asylum-seekers are accurately reflected in the system, assist the government to enhance the accuracy of data and ensure that resources reach the intended recipients.
07:11
07:11

South Sudanese Refugees Enter Lamwo Despite Border Closure 1 1

Julius Kamuza, the Palabek Refugee Settlement Commandant says that their investigation shows those entering are sneaking through illegal entry points since the main border points are closed.
12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Excitement As Minister Flags Off Repatriation of 2300 Burundi Refugees 23 Top story

At least 350 refugees left for Burundi by road through Tanzania on Sunday. They join 256 refugees who left Uganda last week and 231 who were airlifted to Bujumbura in December last year.
12:16
12:16

Gulu District Leaders Appeal for More Relief Aid to Hailstorm Affected Homes crop gardens 1 2

Hi John Oola, a father of five in Bungatira Sub-County where more than 500 families were affected says he missed out on the relief because they were assessed after the local leaders had already submitted the list of affected homed.
09:38
09:38

Govt Sends Food Aid to Victims of Elephants Invasion in Kitgum Orom Subcounty 4 1

More than 300 acres of crop gardens have been destroyed since June following persistent elephant incursions in the villages of Lotor, Wipol, Akadojwat, Lamingonen, Umgot, Tikao, and Toboi in Gule Parish. Other farmlands were destroyed by the elephants in Lungayura and Lolwa Parishes.
15:07
15:07

Nabilatuk District Leaders Lash at Contractor for Delaying NUSAF 3 Projects 1 3

Agro Max, an agribusiness service provider that supplies innovative and sustainable agricultural solutions to small- and large-scale farmers across Uganda was paid 1.1 Billion Shillings last November to implement 49 projects.
09:44
09:44

Parents Ask Gov’t to Relocate Omoro Nodding Disease Treatment Centre 4 1 Top story

Michael Rachkara, the area LC 1 Chairperson, says that the Jaka-Akera clan donated the land in 2012 to Hope for Humans, a charity organization that built the centre to treat nodding syndrome patients.
13:27
13:27

NUSAF III Beneficiaries Move to Auction Property to Recover UGX16M 4 1

Martin Atuka, the NUSAF III Community Monitoring Group Chairperson in Agago District says out of the 136 members of the group, only 85 actively engaged in working on-site yet the executive leaders claimed to have paid all members.
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Produce Vulnerability Register Before Starting Covid-19 Cash Transfers vulnerable poor 3

The risk of swindling the money has been redistributed from having a few individuals supplying substandard food and earning high from it, Kirabo worries.
12:29
12:29

Urban Refugees Demand Inclusion in COVID-19 Vaccination Refugee Law Project 5

It took Amudu Jean Pierre a refugee who arrived in Uganda from the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC in 2012 four incidents of being bounced before he finally got his first COVID-19 jab at the Makerere University Hospital in April.
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10:36

Gov’t to Support Nodding Syndrome Victims NUSAF-III 1 2

Jenne Achola, a resident of Bongolaku village in Labongo Akwang Sub-county, Kitgum District is among parents in the region who aren’t happy with what they perceive as government reluctance to revitalize treatment of nodding syndrome patients.
11:13
11:13

Katerera Town Council Flood Victims Demand Compensation 4

The two villages were hit by floods in 2019 that destroyed their properties that include houses and gardens.
15:18
15:18

Dry Spell Destroys 100 Acres of Maize Meant for Refugees Adjumani District 1

Titus Jogo, the Refugee Desk Officer for Adjumani district says the plan was beneficiary refugees to either sell or keep the maize to supplement what they receive from the World Food Program.
15:06
15:06

Soroti Residents Resort to Fishing Citing Food Shortage Children 1 3

Salume Akwango, a resident of Katine Sub County, says they are currently depending on fishing and vegetables because getting food is a nightmare. Robert Ewaku, another resident says that some of them have ended up chasing their wives due to the economic hardships.
16:12
16:12

Kadaga Accuses Rugunda, Ministers Of Crippling Parliament Business nssf bill 1 1

Kadaga who was today making her communication to the house said that on numerous occasions, Parliament has failed to conduct business in the house simply because the Leader of Government Business and Ministers are absent.
11:06
11:06

OPM Donates Cattle to Former Lwala Girls S.S Abductees in Kaberamaido Katakwi District 1 2

More than 100 girls were abducted in Lwala Girls on June 24th, 2003 when LRA rebels attacked the school located in Kaberamaido district.
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Three Starve to Death in Amuru HIV Patients 2 1

Opiru notes that the trio was surviving on businesses, which were suspended as part of the measures to contain the spread of the Covid-19 contagion.
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