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14:28
14:28

Family Stops Security Officials From Attending Burial Of Amuru Vet Officer 1 3

Godfrey Oryem, the deceased paternal uncle told the press Saturday that the family is grieved by the fact that security officials in Amuru District haven’t given them a satisfactory account of what led to the death of their son.
12:55
12:55

Amuru District Leaders Ask Health Ministry for Cold Room 1 3

Michael Lakony, the Amuru LCV Chairperson says they regularly receive bodies of Ugandans either killed or those who died from natural causes in South Sudan through Elegu border point yet they have no cold room to preserve their bodies.
10:29
10:29

Traders Shun Elegu Border Market danish embassy 3 1

Margaret Auma, the chairperson Elegu Women Cross Border Traders Association says only about 1,000 vendors have since returned to the new market out of more than 5,000 who operated from the old market.
12:27
12:27

IG Directs Sacking of Amuru Fisheries Officer For Forging UCE Results 3

According to an investigation report from IG, Baguma applied for the position of a fisheries officer in Amuru District Local Government on May 12, 2016, and stated that he had completed his UCE at Akalo Secondary School in 2000.
13:12
13:12

Odonga Otto Demands Refund of UGX4 million he Gave for Amuru Tourism Road Amuru Hot Springs 1

In a letter dated 27th September this year, Otto claims that in July this year, he gave the Town Council the money to construct the road to his tourism site, to improve access to social services and open opportunities for other tourism investors, but that the road was never opened due to "bad local politics, irredentism and negative attitudes" among others.
18:01
18:01

Amuru Integrates VHTs in Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic cargo truck drivers 3

George Ocan, the District Secretary for Health disclosed that they have proposed activation of the work of the village structures and intensify surveillance and risk communication interventions to strengthen coordination.
08:04
08:04

Traders in Elegu Demand Amuru Leaders for Modern Market Elegu Town Council 3 1

Margaret Ayo, the Chairperson of Elegu Market Vendors Association who also doubles as the Chairperson Cross Border Women Traders Association argues that the District should gazette for them an area so that they construct their lockup shops to safeguard against losses.
12:59
12:59

Amuru District Vice Chairperson Sacked for Incompetence Atiak Sub County 1 1

Michael Lakony accused John Bosco Ocan, who is also the councillor for Atiak Sub County of being absent from his office for nearly three months.
09:43
09:43

Amuru District Stuck with Dozens of Grounded Vehicles tax payers 3 2

The vehicles either broke down due to mechanical issues or got involved in accidents.
10:23
10:23

Amuru District Struggles to Maintain Roads Uganda Road Fund. 2

Michael Lakony, the LCV Chairperson, says that out of the 401 kilometres of roads they have, they have managed to maintain 47 kilometers leaving 354 kilometres in a poor state.
16:21
16:21

COVID-19: Eritrean Truck Driver Intercepted in Elegu Atiak Sub-County 1 2

The driver of truck registration number KBF 988R has been identified as Solomon Asghedom Abraham, 58. He was intercepted at Biabia security checkpoint in Atiak Sub-County in Amuru District
19:09
19:09

Amuru RDC Dragged to Court over Impounded Charcoal businesswoman 1

The charcoal valued at 112,500,000 million Shillings were being transported from Adjumani District via Amuru enroute to Busia Sofia Marker in Busia Town at the Uganda – Kenya border. The incident happened between December 2019 and January 2020.
17:48
17:48

Amuru Residents Reject UGX 70b Irrigation Scheme 7

Alem Kidega, a resident of Oloyo Mung village told URN this morning that during the tour, he discovered that the local community wasn’t benefiting from Agoro Irrigation Scheme, adding that many of them were negative about the project. He also says that those using the scheme pay Shillings 50,000 and have since lost their land rights.
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