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17:19
17:19

Katakwi Halts Appointments of Over 200 New Staff 3 1

Raphael Mark Ojakol, the Usuk Sub County LC V councilor, says that the DSC is corrupt, incompetent, and politically biased when conducting recruitment.
11:26
11:26

Katakwi District Cracks Whip on Errant Officers 2 1

Geoffrey Omolo, the Katakwi district chairperson, says that since he assumed office, issues of corruption have kept coming up in every discussion including council meetings.
11:19
11:19

Lands Ministry to Cancel Fraudulently Acquired Land Title in Katakwi 2 3

The land in Atapar Village, Okore Sub County in Katakwi district was leased to three individuals who include John Akubal, Emmanuel Okubu and Grace Titin on February 7, 2019. However, the community has since protested the lease on grounds that the said individuals duped them into releasing their land.
12:51
12:51

Increasing Debt Burden Upsets Katakwi District Council cao seraphine alia 3 1

The concerns follow another demand notice by Eastern Auto Parts LTD Mbale to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of Katakwi, Seraphine Alia, for the payment of 70.2 million Shillings as costs for the repair of district motor vehicles between 2016 and 2018.
15:44
15:44

Katakwi Closes Seven New Sub Counties Citing Lack of Funds cao seraphine alia 1 2

Seraphine Alia, the Katakwi Chief Administrative Officer, says all the technical staff posted to the new sub-counties, have been idle due to lack of money. He says the workers have been redeployed in their mother sub-counties as they wait for funds.
14:31
14:31

Katakwi Officials Accused of Selling Sub County Land 2 1

The residents are blaming the sub-county authorities for being behind the sale of the land that they said would have been saved for the proposed Toroma district and other government institutions.
10:39
10:39

Several Schools Fail to Reopen in Katakwi District COVID-19 Lockdown 3 1

James Stephen Engole, the head teacher of the school told our reporter that much as they had done all the necessary preparations to receive students, they had no idea of what happened to the candidates on the first day.
15:35
15:35

SAGE Beneficiaries Ask Gov't to Revert to Mobile Money Services 25000 for elderly 3

Through the Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment, the government pays senior citizens above 65-years of age a monthly stipend of 25,000 Shillings. However, the elders in Katakwi say they have not received their stipend for five months, partly because of the COVID-19 lockdown.
07:19
07:19

Katakwi Hospital Gets Digital Mobile X-Ray Equipment global fund 3 2

The equipment procured by the Ministry of Health with support from the Global Fund uses artificial intelligence to identify individuals likely to have TB within a short time. It is portable and can operate without power since it has rechargeable batteries.
15:24
15:24

Katakwi Residents Drinking from Bushes to Beat COVID-19 Restrictions Teso sub region 1 1

Several bars in Soroti, the major town in the region and trading centres in other rural communities have been decongested after the authorities discontinued drinking in groups. Ajon, also known as Malwa, is used to celebrate social, cultural and traditional functions in Teso.
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