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14:07
14:07

Compensation of Displaced Apaa Residents Suffers Setback amuru district 1 1

Government does not have money to compensate the over 374 displaced locals in Apaa, in the disputed Amuru-Adjumani border.
16:27
16:27

Napak NUSAF Officer Refunds UGX 8.5m napak district 1

John Bosco Opio, the deputy Chief Administrative Officer, Napak says they will subject the officer to disciplinary action as police continues with investigations.
19:50
19:50

Refugee Host Districts Get UGX 555 bn World Bank 1 2

According to the minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees, Hillary Onek, the money is going to be used to improve on services in the health, education and infrastructure sectors in the districts that have been stressed by the big refugee numbers
12:37
12:37

MPs Ask Gov’t to Budget for Famine Prone Districts parliament 3 1

Members of Parliament have called for adequate preparations aimed at assessing districts prone to famine and preparing assistance amidst limited rainfall for farmers.
14:16
14:16

NUSAF Officer Arrested for Diverting UGX 8m 1 1

Bala, the Community Facilitator for Kongonyang Water shade in Ngoleriet Sub County is accused of withdrawing 8.5 million shillings due for Payment to Emorikikinos Kapei and Lokonyakumes Block Farms.
17:44
17:44

Elders Abandoned in Homes as Hunger Hits Kotido hunger in karamoja 2

Loyeng Longoli, another elder aged about 80 years is living with his two grandchildren. The elder has resorted to wild fruits and tree leaves collected by his grandchildren for survival.
10:57
10:57

Uganda Not Doing Enough to Monitor Refugee Aid-Onek unhcr 4 1

The Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees Hillary Onek has said the country has not done enough to monitor refugee funding coming from donors.
07:40
07:40

China Earmarks 10,000 Tons of Rice to Karamoja 1 Top story

Jeremiah Achia, the LC 1 chairperson of Katanga ward in Nakapiripirit town council commended the China for the timely intervention.
13:26
13:26

Lamwo Police Investigates Death of Construction Worker 1

The deceased was identified as Ivan Ahimbisibwe, 24. Ahimbisibwe was part of the workers constructing UNHCR offices in Palabek Kal Sub County, Lamwo district.
07:48
07:48

Refugee Conditions Deteriorate as Donors Cut Lifesaving Aid 1

The Norwegian Refugee Council is now calling on donor countries to take more responsibility for the 1.2 million refugees living in Uganda, a poverty-stricken nation, shouldering a responsibility on persons escaping violence and bloodshed in countries across the region. Uganda is hosting refugees from South Sudan, DR Congo, Burundi, Somalia, Rwanda, Eritrea, Sudan and Ethiopia.
10:48
10:48

Kotido Leaders Seek Restricted Movement of Labour Amid Hunger Crisis hunger in karamoja 1 2

Lawrence Ongwara, the District Community Development Officer of Kotido says that many girls have ended up with unwanted pregnancies and HIV as they struggle to make ends meet in different places.
11:07
11:07

Contractor Abandons Amudat Livestock Market 2 1

Dr. Stephen Kajura, the National Coordinator of Resilience Project at MAAIF says they have written to the contractor about the delayed construction. He notes that the contractor handling Amudat works is still handling the Nakapiripirit Market under the same project.
07:49
07:49

Kotido Leaders Demand Relief Aid for Hunger Stricken Households hunger in karamoja

In an emergency meeting convened at Lopeduru Village in Kotido Municipal Council, the chairpersons said some of the most vulnerable members of their communities are severely starving and can’t even afford one meal a day.
19:29
19:29

EU Gives UGX 12bn to Refugees in Kyaka II, Kyangwali Settlement refugees in uganda 1

The project is expected to benefit 18, 000 individuals from the 3,500 households in the two settlements of Kyaka II and Kyangwali, located in the Kyegegwa and Kikuube districts respectively.
12:48
12:48

UACE Exams: UNEB Withholds Results of 91 Candidates history 1 1 Top story

Odongo noted that the most common forms of examination breaches included external assistance, substitution of scripts, smuggling of unauthorized material into the examination room and impersonation.
12:13
12:13

UACE Results: More Students Qualify for University Admission executive secretary 3 1 Top story

According to the results, 63,123 candidates representing 64.7 secured 2 principal passes, which is required for university entry compared to 60,941 in 2017. A total of 83,536 candidates scored 1 principal pass and 2 subsidiary passes compared to 83,301 in 2017. These qualify for admission to other tertiary institutions.
13:12
13:12

NUSAF III, Resilience Projects On The Spot In Amudat nusaf 3 4 1

Wilson Lopongo, the Amudat Town Council chairperson says a number of activities have been affected by the managers of the projects due to political influence from executive members of council. Citing Kamukon road works and tree project under NUSAF 3, Lopongo revealed that more than UGX 50 Million has not reached the beneficiaries yet it was withdrawn from the account early in January.
08:34
08:34

South Sudan Singer Wanted for Cross Border Offences robbery 2 1 Top story

Now, Alberio Tobiolo, the Governor of Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan, says Wajaras is among South Sudanese criminals hiding in refugee camps in Uganda who are wanted for different cross boarder offences.
17:28
17:28

Kotido District Appeals for Food Aid 1

The district lying in northern Karamoja, an area characterized by long dry spells was ravaged by the meadow spittle bug that destroyed sorghum and maize plantations, the staple food of the area.
10:31
10:31

Napak Teachers Houses Turned into Chicken Coop 1 1 Top story

The houses were constructed in 2011 as a project under the Northern Uganda Social Action Fund NUSAF administered by the Office of the Prime Minister. But they soon turned into a white elephant when they developed gaping holes and cracks that forced the occupants out, sooner than expected.
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