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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.
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.
17:44
17:44

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

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 1 4 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 1 4 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.
09:08
09:08

Arua City, District Leaders Concerned About Delayed Sharing of Assets 1 3

Sam Wadri Nyaku the Mayor Arua City said the decision by the Ministry of Local Government to remain silent on the issue has affected the operations of the City. He explains that they cannot access some of the movable assets like motor vehicles to facilitate their work in the City.
11:19
11:19

Arua City Council Approves UGX 338 Million Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 2 5

The City Taskforce was allocated 37 Million Shillings, 188 Million to Village Health Teams, and 90 Million Shillings for the Rapid response and Surveillance Team.
08:23
08:23

Arua COVID-19 Surveillance Team Complains of Harassment Paul Bishop Drileba 1 3

Paul Bishop Drileba, the acting Arua District Health Officer, says that some of the people whose samples test positive resort to insults and warn him never to call them again when he asks them to come to the district health department for assistance.
12:18
12:18

Western Nile LC 5 Chairpersons Task Central Government to Resolve Boundary Conflicts 2 4

Some of the boundary disputes are between Yumbe and Madi Okollo at Ewanga, Moyo and Obongi at Palorinya, Terego and Madi Okollo at Ocea, Maracha and Koboko at Kololo, Arua district and Madi Okollo over Laura central Forest reserve among others.
10:16
10:16

Arua Assistant CAO, Hospital Director Clash Over Death of COVID-19 Patient Sandra Ewacabo 2 3

Speaking during the COVID-19 Taskforce meeting at the district headquarters, Ewacabo tasked Dr. Filbert Nyeko to explain why patients continue dying at the hospital due to lack of Oxygen even after fixing the power problem last week.
09:10
09:10

Arua Vendors Equate Sleeping in the Market to Being in Prison Nelson Dada 2 3

But in Arua, the vendors have not implemented the directive citing lack of Sanitary facilities and congestion. The market which was constructed out of iron sheets following the demolition of the main market currently accommodates over 3,000 vendors dealing in various foodstuffs. It has one water point and a four stance latrine.
14:42
14:42

Release of Hospital Staff Angers Arua District Leaders RDC Festus Ayikobua 1 4

Moses Odeke, a mechanic at the Arua Hospital Oxygen plant and his supervisor only identified as Peter was picked by police detectives and detained at Arua CPS for negligence following the death of 5 Covid-19 patients on Friday and Saturday.
15:18
15:18

Arua Residents Want Health, Road Sectors Prioritized in City Budget 1 4

According to some residents, they want the authorities to prioritize the health sector to manage the Covid19 strain and other diseases. They also want new roads constructed and the roads in a poor state rehabilitated.
10:06
10:06

Save Ayivu Initiative Members Demand Independent District 3 4

John Godo, an Elder in Ayivu and Minister in Lugbara Cultural Institution, says that the decision to remove Ayivu from Arua City is aimed at safeguarding the common heritage of the Ayivu and Lugbara people from being eroded by the influence of the City.
17:39
17:39

Six Markets in Arua Closed Over Flouting SOPs RDC Festus Ayikobua 3 4

Some of the markets have continued to attract traders from the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC, Arua City and Zombo district posing a great risk of spreading Covid-19.
11:12
11:12

Former Councilors in Arua Protest Over Unpaid Allowances 1 3

The councillors who converged at the former division offices claim the division owes them more than 15 Million Shillings which has accrued over eleven months.
18:12
18:12

Arua Leaders Raise Red Flag over Defiant Disco Operators Covid19 pandemic 1 3

According to Festus Ayikobua the RDC Arua, security personnel will carry out impromptu operations and impound all disco equipment of those defying presidential directives.
18:54
18:54

Arua City Mayor Pledges to Eliminate Tribal, Religious Conflicts 3 2

In his inaugural speech on Tuesday, Nyakua said that the recently concluded political campaigns were based along tribal and religious lines which divided the electorate. According to Nyakua, he will promote unity and harmony in the new council.
16:25
16:25

Delayed Completion of Arua Hospital Satellite Laboratory Irks Leaders 1 4

The contract for the Satellite Lab was awarded to Alliance Technical Services Limited with funding from the World Bank through the Ministry of Health in June 2018 at a tune of 2.5 Billion Shillings for 2two years.
13:50
13:50

Residents Decry Inadequate Police Services in Vurra RDC Festus Ayikobua 1 4

Michael Aguta, the LCII Chairperson of Ajono parish in Vurra Sub County, says that they find a lot of challenges accessing police services. He adds that the police response to crime in the area is lukewarm.
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