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12:25
12:25

51 SACCOs Receive Emyooga Funds in Katakwi Emyooga Program 3 1

The Zonal Manager, Micro Finance Support Center in Soroti, Simon Peter Egiriat says that said that each SACCO will each receive 30 million shillings while the elected SACCO leaders will get 50 million to boost their livelihoods as directed by the President’s Office.
17:27
17:27

Amuriat's Pledge of Monthly Stipend Excites Katakwi Residents Katakwi District 2 1

Amuriat said that many people have been left helpless and no one is helping them and that the money will be used to start small businesses and buy small necessities for their families
18:10
18:10

Amuriat Roots for Economic Growth in Teso Katakwi District 2 1

Amuriat who is currently canvassing for support in Katakwi District was moved by the high levels of poverty and suffering by people in the area. The residents told Amuriat in Kapujan Sub County that they are living in poverty because they don’t have money to buy food and other basic needs like soap and salt.
10:16
10:16

Katakwi Registers Surge in Teenage Pregnancies Katakwi District 2 1

According to the report, Katakwi Town Council leads with 190 cases, followed by Magoro with 188, Usuk Sub County 177, Katakwi Sub County 137, Ongongoja Sub County with 115 cases, Ngariam 89, Kapujan 87 and Omodoi 100 while Palam Sub County registered the least number with eleven cases.
07:30
07:30

Four Arrested for NRM Election Violence in Katakwi Okore Sub County 1 1

At least five people were injured and admitted to Katakwi General Hospital following the violence that ensued between supporters of the incumbent Woman MP, Violet Akurut Adome and former Education Minister, Jessica Alupo.
18:23
18:23

Five Hospitalized, 18 Arrested in Katakwi NRM Residual Elections Dr. Tanga Odoi 2 2

Immediately after the NRM party Electoral Commission called for elections in Okore Sub County, on local radio stations in Teso, supporters of Alupo and Akurut turned violent leading to the arrest of 18 people who are detained at Katakwi Police Station.
12:11
12:11

Floods Displace Over 300 Households in Katakwi Heavy Rains 1 3

John Imaikorit, the Palam Village LC I Chairperson in Palam Sub County, says a total of 310 households are affected by the floods, which submerged their houses and gardens.
18:52
18:52

Katakwi District Boss Cited in Election Violence Case toroma county mp 1 1

The deceased identified as Teresa Akiror, a resident of Apule Village in Kapujan Sub County was killed by a stray bullet when violence ensued between the supporters of Elakas and Joseph Andrew Koluo, who were both contesting for Toroma County NRM Flag. The two contenders lost the race to Julius Ossiya.
18:16
18:16

One Killed, Two Injured in Katakwi Election Violence Katakwi District 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Police Spokesman for East Kyoga says the victims were hit by stray bullets as the Police and UPDF officers deployed at the Polling Station tried to quell the rowdy crowds.
09:22
09:22

Katakwi Residents Demand Transfer of RDC NRM Primaries 2020 2 3

The move stems from Saturday’s violence where supporters of former Education Minister, Jessica Alupo Epel were attacked by supporters of her rival, Akurut. Three people were later hospitalized in Katakwi General Hospital after sustaining injuries.
08:54
08:54

Three Hospitalized in Katakwi as Supporters of Rival Candidates Clash NRM Primaries 2020 1 2

The clashes between supporters of the incumbent, Violet Adome Akurut and former Education Minister, Jessica Alupo occurred in Katakwi Market area as some of the attacked boda- boda cyclists for carrying posters of candidates.
11:06
11:06

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

More than 100 girls were abducted in Lwala Girls on June 24th, 2003 when LRA rebels attacked the school located in Kaberamaido district.
13:14
13:14

400,000 Groups Register for 'Emyooga' Initiative in Teso Katakwi District 2 1

Simon Peter Egiriat, the Zonal Manager Micro support Centre in Soroti several people have expressed interest in benefiting from the fund.
16:19
16:19

Residents Petition Katakwi District For Compesation 4 1

George Arwaitum, the Moru B Village Chairperson says six crop gardens and eight houses were destroyed by the stone blasting activities.
13:14
13:14

Cattle Farmers Defy Livestock Quarantine in Katakwi covid-19 lockdown 3 1

Samson Ojune, another cattle trader wants the government to allow them continue operating because they have endured poverty since they depend on livestock as a source of income.
15:20
15:20

Katakwi Spends COVID-19 Funds on Repair of Ambulances district funds 2

Serephine Alia, the Chief Administrative Officer, says that the district has been relying on one ambulance of Usuk MP, Peter Ogwang to handle all the emergencies in the district, which overwhelmed its operations.
07:49
07:49

Seven Arrested over Katakwi, Napak Land Conflict napak district 3 2

The conflict emanates from a piece of land measuring about 300 hectares where Iteso community have settled inside Napak district, along the border point. It is alleged that after selling land to the Iteso, some of the Bokora elites including local leaders mooted plans to recover the said land.
12:07
12:07

Katakwi Veterans Plead for Payment Katakwi District 2

Julius Otim, the Secretary Veterans Affairs in Katakwi district, says they have equally labored to have the ex-soldiers paid but nothing seems to come fourth. He says there are more than 1,000 veterans in the district whose gratuity hasn’t been paid for reasons best known to the responsible ministries.
16:48
16:48

Six Masons Hospitalised in Katakwi Over Alleged Poisoning Katakwi District 1 3

Simon Peter Oibi, the foreman who was also taken ill told URN that they were called by Akol to roof his house, whose roof was destroyed by wind. According to Oibi, all the people that ate the food are hospitalised after presenting with diarrhea, vomiting and stomach ache.
07:41
07:41

Ground Spraying Effective to Fight Desert Locusts-Teso Leaders Katakwi District 2 1

Museveni, in his address to the nation on Sunday, alluded that ground spraying by soldiers using hand sprayers and motorized pumps was more effective than the aerial spray. He noted that the aircraft was small and unable to work at night when the insects have settled.
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