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13:39
13:39

Arua District Struggling to Protect Local Forest Reserves 3

Area residents have taken over large portions of the forest reserves to plant food crops while others are involved in illegal logging. Several reserves have also been turned into dumping sites, the most affected being Eruba local forest, Ezuku local forest and Kuluva local forest in Vurra sub-county.
17:05
17:05

Absenteeism Threatens Health Service Delivery in Arua Arua district 1 2

Boniface Okuonzi, a resident of Ajia sub-county says that often, patients have been left stranded and sometimes turned away while seeking treatment at the health facilities due to the absence of the workers.
19:02
19:02

Arua District to Establish Woodlands in Schools 4 1

Under the project, each of the 49 primary schools and six secondary schools will receive assorted tree species seedlings worth 500 to be planted around the school. The campaign “Greening Arua” seeks to conserve the environment and protect school buildings from strong winds.
10:43
10:43

Arua Farmers Get Over 74,000 Fish Fingerlings to Boost Production 1 3

Alfred Okuonzi, the LC V Chairperson of Arua district commended the government for the initiative, saying as a district they are determined to step up prospects of aquaculture farming. He cautioned the beneficiaries against mishandling the fingerings.
11:47
11:47

Arua District Records Poor Local Revenue Collection 3

Solomon Anguzu, the Secretary of Finance, and Administration attributed the reduction to the negative attitude of taxpayers and poor remittance by the lower local government units.
13:23
13:23

Arua Teachers Petition IGG Over Non-payment of Salary 4 1

In their petition, the teachers want some district officials whom they did not mention, to be investigated over alleged incompetence exhibited in the management of payroll.
16:59
16:59

Arua Stuck With 100,000 COVID-19 Vaccines 2

The vaccines that will expire at the end of this month, were part of the consignment that was delivered in December to the district and the city by the Ministry of Health during the first round of the COVID-19 accelerated vaccination campaign.
07:37
07:37

Teachers Storm CAO’s Office Over Salary Delays 1 3

The acting District Education Officer Henry Wadri, acknowledged the problem and blamed it on anomalies that arose during the separation of payroll for the newly created administrative units that were carved out of the greater Arua District.
15:40
15:40

Over 20 People Bitten by Stray Dogs in Arua this Month Dr. Willy Nguma 1 1

The same dog reportedly attacked and injured five other people in the same village. Area leaders say that border areas especially Aroi, Aivuni, Adumi, and Pajulu, all in Ayivu West, Vurra, Logiri and Arivu in Arua district and Imvepi Refugee Settlement in Terego district have in recent weeks recorded a rise in cases of dog bites.
10:16
10:16

Thugs Steal Goods Worth UGX 20 Million from Moving Cargo Truck 1

According to preliminary police findings, the truck driver, Mohamad Zuli was alone when the thugs climbed the truck as it climbed the 2-kilometre lane at Enzeva and cut its padlocks.
14:54
14:54

Rise in Cases of Incest Irks Lugbara Cultural Leaders 5 1

Ismael Tuku, the Prime Minister of the Lugbara Cultural Institution, says that unfortunately, one out of ten cases registered is the result of incest, which is an abomination.
17:36
17:36

MPs Query HIV Services to DRC as Arua District Registers New Cases HIV AIDS 1 5

But Sarah Kayagi, the Chairperson Parliamentary Committee on HIV called on the leaders of Arua to continue sharing the meager HIV services with those in DRC adding that they will task government to increased resources to meet health services demand by border districts including Arua.
19:04
19:04

West Nilers Warned Against Seeking Treatment for Animal Bites from ‘Witchdoctors Rabies Disease 4 2

Nahori Oya, the RDC Arua district who represented the Minister of Agriculture Animal industries and Fisheries-MAAIF at the national celebrations, while reading Minister Bright Rwamirama’s speech said the people of W. Nile should watch out for wild animals which may bite their dogs and transmit the deadly Rabies virus to them.
17:11
17:11

One Killed, Another Injured as URA Officers Pursued Smugglers in Arua 5 4

The two were hit by stray bullets from an enforcement officer who was part of the team that was impounding numberless motorcycles from the homes of some suspected smugglers in Arivu village. At least four motor vehicles were impounded during the operation mounted by a team of five personnel.
16:25
16:25

URA Enforcement Officer Injures Arua Motorcyclist 2 3

According to reports, the URA Enforcement team from Padeya in Zombo was from Arua where they had gone to fuel. However, when they arrived at Opia, they saw Angoni riding a numberless Haogin Motorcycle. One of the officers jumped off the vehicle and started chasing Angoni before he opened fire.
15:11
15:11

Judge Advises Arua Election Petition Parties to Embrace Mediation 1 2

While meeting different parties on Monday at the High Court ahead of the scheduling of the petitions for hearing, Wamala said there is still room for all the parties to seek out of court settlement.
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