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14:40
14:40

Mob Survivor Handcuffed on Hospital Bed for Days health center 2

Humphrey Nawari, a Medical Officer attached to Kotido HCIV says they have failed to transfer the patient to Matany hospital for proper medical attention due to lack of resources.
07:03
07:03

Sorghum Midge Ravages Gardens in Karamoja sorghum midge fly 2 1 Top story

Samuel Lokwii, a farmer in Panyangara Sub County says all his three gardens of sorghum have remained stunted even after replanting thrice. Lokwii is worried that severe famine could strike, following poor growth of the crops.
07:48
07:48

Kotido to Return Billions in Unspent Funds kotido district 2

Kotido district has declined in its expected budget performance plan having managed to spend 38 percent this financial year. As of May 29th, according a report on the budget performance, Kotido district has 3. 4 billion shillings as unspent balance. The report further indicates that more 2.8 billion shillings is yet to be released as government grants.
07:27
07:27

Kotido District Council Moves to Curb Tree Cutting natural resources 3

Ambrose Lotuke, the district chairperson Kotido says charcoal burning was embraced by communities especially in new settlements as a source of livelihood. He observes that much as several people have been apprehended by police, the existing laws are weak in punishing charcoal dealers.
08:02
08:02

Acute Water Crisis Hits Kotido kotido district 2 1

A business woman, who identified herself as Albina, says they are finding it difficult to even get water to bath their children when they are going to school.
14:54
14:54

Stray Elephants Kill Student In Kotido karamoja sub region 1

John Bosco Lochu, the LC V councilor Kaceeri Sub County says Aleper met his death on Wednesday while traveling back from Nyang\'iya in Kaabong in the company of two other boys.
10:16
10:16

Cop Shot Dead in Kotido, Assailants Seize Firearm karamoja sub region

Anatoli Katungwensi, the Kotido District Police Commander confirms the incident describing it as a terrible tragedy. He explains that due to a reported theft of solar panels at Napei Primary school, the police had sought to deploy to guard the gadgets.
07:48
07:48

UWA Impounds 6kgs of Ivory In Karamoja kotido district 1 2

Uganda Wild life Authority officials acting on a tip have impounded six kilogrammes of ivory valued at Shs. 9 million in Kotido district, Karamoja sub region.
13:46
13:46

Kotido Health Workers Call Off Strike salary arrears 3

The medics went on strike last week protesting government failure to remit their four months salary amounting to shs. 400 million.
16:34
16:34

7 Feared Dead As Medics Go On Strike In Kotido health workers 2 3

At least seven patients in Kotido district are feared dead while hundreds are ailing in their respective villages following a strike by medical workers that commenced last Tuesday. The medics say they have not been paid their salaries for four months. The money has now accumulated to over 400 million shillings in arrears.
17:42
17:42

School Authorities Recover Military fatigue From Students kotido district 1

Jimmy Owilli, the Acting Head teacher of Kotido secondary school declined to divulge details on the recovered military items saying the matters are being handled administratively by the school authorities and office of Resident District Commissioner.
15:03
15:03

Policeman Dies After Drinking Spree In Kotido alcoholism

Paul Opio died after drinking booze at Kanawat trading centre, several meters to the police post located off Abim-Kotido road.
08:06
08:06

Jie - Turkana Clans Renew Peace Deal karamoja cluster 1 2 Top story

Peter Ekai Lokoel, the Deputy Governor Turkana County describes the efforts to sustain the peace deal as the greatest option to end mayhem in Karamoja.
09:23
09:23

Karamoja Women MPs Extend Cervical Cancer Screening to Their Community fistula 3 1

This comes as a way to mark the annual 16 days of activism starting Friday under the Karamoja Peace week Exposition 2013 with a theme Health Families for Peaceful Community.
07:16
07:16

Lighting Kills One, Injures Seven In Kotido kotido district

John Owilli, the Principal Kotido Teacher’s College says the disaster was unavoidable since it was an act of God.
13:47
13:47

Floods Displace 2000 People in Kotido kotido district 2

An estimated 2,000 people in Kaceeri and Rengen Sub Counties in Kotido district are calling for support after their homes were submerged by flood water following a week of incessant rains.
16:54
16:54

Kotido Parents Fail to Pay UGX 30,000 Boarding School Fee primary education 1

Parents of Lokitelebu Primary school in Kotido district have failed to send their children to a fully fledged boarding school saying they cannot afford 30,000 shillings for up-keep.
14:54
14:54

Return Our Cows: Jie elders to Moroto Authorities kotido district

With Jie elders still camping at Moroto district headquarters, the local leadership has been given an ultimatum of one week to handover their rustled animals or face renewed raids.
11:24
11:24

Karimojong Elders Camp in Moroto after Losing Cattle kotido district 1

At least 50 elders from Nakapelimoru Sub County in Kotido district have pitched camped at Moroto district headquarters to ask the district officials to intervene and recover their animals stolen late last year.
20:31
20:31

Three Schools In Kotido Face Closure For Lack Of Pit Latrines primary schools

Lutuke explains that at Kanaei primary school the only available pit latrine partially collapsed and a total of 469 pupils, both boys and girls, are sharing it.
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