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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 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.
14:58
14:58

Uproar as WENRECo Declares Week Load Shedding in West Nile 4 1

“WENRECo informs its customers that there will be load shedding of electricity supply from Monday 16th to 22nd August…the areas affected include Arua Central Business District, Zombo Nebbi Pakwach …among others,” reads the notice in part.
14:34
14:34

Uganda Hands Over Suspected DRC Rebel Leader 2 3

Justin Olea 25 years escaped from the prison after he was arrested for allegedly leading a rebel group in Eastern DRC and stealing US $55,000 from a petrol station, a month ago.
20:44
20:44

Late MP Abiriga's Stolen Vehicle Recovered in DRC 2 2

The vehicle registration number UAY 668G white in colour went missing from late Abiriga’s residence in Anyafio village Arua City last month.
13:52
13:52

Arua Veterans Emyooga SACCO Chairperson Arrested over UGX 29.5m RDC Festus Ayikobua 3 4

According to a statement obtained from Post Bank, Abiyo withdrew the money after he told the signatories to sign a blank Cheque.
09:47
09:47

Treasurer of Community Project in Trouble for Theft of UGX 14.6M 3 1

According to information obtained by URN, Ombizoku Produce Buyers and Sellers Association received Shillings 21 million under Development Response to Displacement Impact Project-DRDIP from Arua district local government to support 15 members of the group to engage in income-generating activities and alleviate poverty.
17:44
17:44

Lack of Ambulance Services in West Nile Districts Hindering Referral of Covid-19 Patients 4 1

In Arua district, there is only one ambulance, which is inadequate to manage Covid19 cases in the district. Paul Drileba, the acting District Health Officer says the situation has become difficult to manage in the four sub-counties. Since they struggle to ensure timely referral of cases to Arua.
10:52
10:52

Arua City, District Leaders, Arua Hospital Administration Clash Over Supervision 4 1 Top story

The Hospital Director, Dr. Filbert Nyeko told the officials that there is no legal instrument mandating them to supervise and assert their authority on the management of the hospital.
08:25
08:25

Arua District Fails to Pay UGX 690M to Retired Staff 4 1 Top story

According to Eswelu, they failed to collect sufficient local revenue because of the low revenue base. He revealed that revenue collection in the district dropped from over Shillings 1Billion to Shillings 426Million, which he attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic and creation of Terego district and Arua City hence denying them some sources of revenue.
18:20
18:20

DPC, MPs Clash Over Arua City's Transnight Discos under Curfew 5 1

The MPs who are on fact finding mission on management of the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown were shocked on Sunday night to find a trans night disco during curfew at Desert Breeze hotel where they slept.
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