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09:05
09:05

Ngora Council Recommends Interdiction as Officials Refund PDM Cash PDM Secretariat 1

The council resolved on Friday this week that all staff implicated in the mismanagement of 242 million Shillings meant for the program stay out of their respective offices until investigations are concluded.
07:08
07:08

Ngora Officials Commit to Refund Stolen PDM Cash PDM Secretariat 1 3

The group signed a commitment letter to pay Shillings 242 million this week in the presence of the PDM officials from the secretariat.
18:52
18:52

Ngora CAO, Three Others Arrested Over Mismanagement of PDM Cash 1 2

The officers who have been on the run since Thursday were arrested on Wednesday when they had sneaked into the district to attend a meeting.
07:10
07:10

Ngora Officials Decline To Commission New Health Facilities Over Shoddy Work RDC Stephen Ekoom 2 3

Stansylus Opio, the Ngora District Engineer, said that they have started engaging the contractors on the defects. He explained that the district has withheld 10 percent of the payment until the contractors complete and correct the defects.
17:15
17:15

Ngora District Officials on the Run Over Mismanged PDM Funds RDC Stephen Ekoom 1 2

According to the Ngora Resident District Commissioner- John Stephen Ekoom, the officers fled their offices last week on Thursday after information leaked from PDM Secretariat about their impending arrests.
07:19
07:19

Pictorial: Consecration of Rt. Rev. Michael Okwii Esakhan kumi diocese Top story

The Vice President, Jessica Alupo, Ministers from Teso, the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC and Alliance for National Transformation-ANT party presidents were some of the dignitaries who graced the occasion.
13:55
13:55

Kumi Diocese Finally Gets Bishop 1 Top story

The new bishop was consecrated at St. Phillip's Cathedral in Ngora district in the presence of thousands of Christians from Kumi and other dioceses, in a ceremony presided over by the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, His Grace Dr. Samuel Stephen Kazimba Mugalu.
11:00
11:00

Consecration of Kumi Bishop Underway 1

After years of bickering, the consecration service for Rev. Michael Okwii Esakhan as the next Bishop of Kumi Diocese is underway at St. Phillips Cathedral in Ngora District.
15:30
15:30

Police Foils Plans by Christians to Consecrate Rev. Okunya as Kumi Diocese Bishop Ngora District 2 2

Rev. Okunya was elected by the House of Bishops as the second bishop of Kumi Diocese in November 2019. However, his planned consecration and enthronement scheduled for December were cancelled on grounds that he had altered his year of birth from 1975 to 1970 to bring himself in the constitutional and canonical age bracket, which he had not attained by 2019 when he was nominated for the position.
08:42
08:42

Security Cordons off Ngora Cathedral, Arrests 50 People Kumi Diocese 2 2

Rev. Okunya was elected by the House of Bishops as the second bishop of Kumi Diocese in November 2019 but his planned consecration and enthronement scheduled for December was cancelled. He was subsequently banned from taking part in any future contests for the bishop’s seat after he was accused of altering his date of birth.
14:46
14:46

Three Drown in Ngora District 1

Christine Akello, a relative to Opima, one of the victims, says that several other people had crossed to the island to collect firewood and returned safely. She explains that her cousin had gone on the last trip when a heavy storm attacked causing the boat to capsize.
11:50
11:50

Sweet Potato Caterpillars Ravage Gardens in Teso Teso sub region 1 1

The caterpillars were first sighted in Ngora district in a pest and disease surveillance report conducted by the Production and Marketing Department last month. In Ngora district, more than 90 acres have been affected by the caterpillar invasion in the villages of Agule, Kopege, Agu, Orit, Kopelu, Ngora, Kees and Angod among others.
15:21
15:21

David Abala Appeals Against Ngora Election Petition Ruling Court of Appeal 2

Abala says that Justice Okuo erred in law and fact when she held that the wrongful declaration of Achayo did not affect the result of the election in a substantial manner and that she misdirected herself of the law of the Illiterate’s Protection Act Cap. 78, thereby arriving at an erroneous decision where she expunged 23 affidavits filed by Abala.
11:56
11:56

Two Grenades Recovered in Ngora Insurgency in Teso 1 1

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman says the hand grenades are suspected to have been abandoned during the insurgency in the Teso sub-region in the 1980s and the 1990s.
14:32
14:32

Bishops in Closed-Door Meeting with Kumi Diocese Clergy 2 1

The impasse started after allegations raised by anonymous individuals against Rev. Charles Oode Okunya, the Bishop elect of Kumi Diocese, declaring him unfit for the position.
12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Mysterious Underground Tunnels in Ngora District Top story

Odeke discovered the tunnels about three weeks ago while digging a pit latrine in his compound.
09:58
09:58

Mysterious Ngora Tunnels Could be Connected to Archeological Sites- Experts Ngora District 3 1 Top story

The tunnels were discovered at the home of George Odeke who was digging a pit latrine, raising concern amongst residents of Kokong village and its neighbours that the tunnels could be exposing them to danger.
10:58
10:58

Army Distances Self from Mysterious Ngora Tunnels 3rd division 1 3 Top story

George Odeke, a resident of Kokong Village in Kapir Sub County discovered the tunnels while digging a pit latrine in his home about three weeks ago. The existence of the mysterious tunnels was exposed through social media on Sunday evening.
14:00
14:00

Tension Mounts in Ngora as Supporters of Rival 'MP-Elects’ Clash Juliet Achayo Lodou 1 2

The Electoral Commission last week reversed results of the January 14, election, through which the incumbent MP David Abala had been declared the winner. Initial Results released by Peter Toddu, the Ngora District Returning Officer indicated that Abala won the seat with 8,317 votes, against Achayo' score of 7,828 votes.
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Two Injured in Ngora as Rival Supporters Clash At Polling Station Ngora District 1

The two and several others picked a fight with supporters of Charles Peter Obelon, another rival candidate in the race. The fight followed reports alleging that Obelon was bribing voters.
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