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03:16
03:16

EU Ambassadors Launch UGX 16.6 Billion Food Security Project in Karamoja karamoja sub region 4 1

The European Union –EU delegation to Uganda has launched a 16.69 billion Shillings Pro-Resilience Action project (Pro-ACT) aimed at helping Karamoja region to respond to food shocks.
15:39
15:39

Presidential Initiative on HIV Launched in Karamoja teso sub region 3 1

While delivering President Musevenis speech at Lomukura Primary School, Kotido district, the Karamoja Affairs Minister, John Byabagambi, said its time for all Ugandans to revive the fight against HIV.
06:53
06:53

Absence of Butchery Paralysis Business in Nabilatuk karamoja sub region 2 1

Hassan Lila, a businessman and proprietors of a restaurant in Nabilatuk, says they transport meat from either Namalu or Moroto town. He notes it costs him Shillings 15,000 to transport meat from the two places every two days in order to manage the high demand for meat in his restaurant.
07:51
07:51

Karamoja HCs to Get Water System Boost karamoja sub region 2

The project is expected to boost access to clean water and offer operation and maintenance services in selected health facilities in the region. Louis Mugisha, an official from the MWE, says the water supply systems in the region are low.
10:23
10:23

Karamoja Youth Leaders Finally Receive Heifers karamoja sub region 2 1

According to Dr. Robert Kiyindi, the NAADS supervisor for Teso and Karamoja sub regions, the officers had asked for five nights allowances to enable them travel for the selections of the heifers in Mbarara yet the secretariat had budgeted for one night.
07:05
07:05

Scores Displaced by Heavy Rains in Amudat amudat district 1 1

Moses Agum, the Amudat Deputy Chief Administrative Officer says they are compiling a list of the affected. He notes that no deaths have been recorded despite the fact that a number of houses fell during the heavy rains.
09:57
09:57

Poor Beddings Affect Mosquito Net Gains in Malaria Control ministry of health 1 2 Top story

Government has distributed long-lasting insecticide mosquito nets to Karamoja sub region twice since 2014 but malaria remains one of the leading killers. Malaria accounts for 13 deaths 42 everyday among children below five years of age. Also, 8.9 of women die due to malaria related illnesses according to Uganda Demographic Health Survey 2016.
12:32
12:32

Students in Karamoja Task Stakeholders On Teachers' Accommodation unicef uganda 2 1

Boniface Angura, a student of Nadunget Seed Secondary School in Moroto and Caroline Napeyok, a senior three student at Panyangara secondary school in Kotido say teachers without accommodation at school fail to concentrate. Citing their respective schools that are located far away from town, the students observed that the affected teachers usually reach school late or even absentee themselves.
09:38
09:38

Karamoja Women Struggle To Achieve Emancipation karamoja sub region 2 1

Dinah Adupa Lorika, the former Moroto Municipal Education Officer, says Karamoja Women still have a long way to achieve emancipation. Adupa observes that many women in Karamoja are are not allowed to speak and make decisions.
10:24
10:24

Moroto Hospital To Receive UGX 2.4B Staff Accommodation karamoja sub region 2

Moroto Regional Referral Hospital is set to receive staff accommodation worth 2.4 billion shillings from the Government of Uganda.
16:05
16:05

Six Arrested With Counterfeit Cash cattle trade 1

Michael Ongwara, the Moroto District Police Commander, says the suspects were found in possession of Uganda Shillings 26, 840, 000 and Kenya Shillings 331, 000 Kenya shillings in counterfeit currencies.
10:24
10:24

Crowning of Minor Miss Karamoja Draws Mixed Reactions karamoja sub region 1 1

Samuel Odoch, a media practitioner in Moroto, says the age of participants in beauty contests should be 18 years and above since it exposes participants to different lifestyle.
12:34
12:34

Abim CFO, Accountant in Trouble for Alleged Fraud abim district 3

Abim district council has ordered for the interdiction of the chief finance officer CFO, Ben Oryono and the senior accounts assistant, David Omara Menya, over alleged misuse of funds.
07:42
07:42

Kotido Drafts Hygiene and Sanitation Ordinance karamoja sub region 1 1

Joseph Orisa, the Kotido District Information Officer, says the ordinance aims at reducing the risk of airborne diseases caused by poor hygiene and sanitation.
15:12
15:12

Karamoja Ministry To Undertake New Design For Lopei Dam karamoja sub region 2

Ambrose Lotukei, the Kotido district LC V chairperson, says the construction of Lopei Dam should be prioritized to reduce the burden of watering cattle thats currently heaved at Kobebe dam in Moroto.
12:05
12:05

Moroto Residents Demand Accountability For Age Limit Cash moroto district

A number of residents argue that they do not understand why Members of Parliament were facilitated to reach consult their constituents yet most of them have remained ignorant of issues surrounding the proposed amendments.
07:56
07:56

Ignorance of Policies Fuelling GBV in Moroto karamoja sub region

Ignorance of the communities about the existence of relevant policies on their welfare has been rated as a leading cause of Gender Based Violence GBV in Moroto district.
16:14
16:14

Cattle Raids Intensify in Kotido, Kaabong Districts karamoja sub region 2

Cattle raids have intensified in the districts of Kotido and Kaabong leading to loss of of lives and hundreds of animals. On Sunday alone, suspected armed Turkana Warriors from neighbouring Kenya reportedly raided 376 heads of cattle from a grazing area in Panyangara Sub County in Kotido district. A week before, another 103 cattle were driven away from Nakapelimoru Sub County. This makes the the number of raids in Kotido district now to five since October this year.
16:09
16:09

Anti-corruption Week Activities Commence In Karamoja karamoja sub region 2 1

Denis Okori, the manager MONARLIP, says the laxity of some duty bearers and community members has frustrated progress in the education sector that needs serious attention.
17:34
17:34

Hundreds Miss UPDF Recruitment Over Lack of National IDs karamoja sub region 2 1

Hundreds of potential recruits lined up at the several recruitment centres in the wee hours with the hope of joining the armed forces. However, many of these had their hopes dashed when they were turned away for lack of National Identity cards, one of the requirements for those seeking to join the army.
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