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19:20
19:20

Uganda's Sachet Waragi Contains Hazardous Metals – Study unbs uganda

They say quantitatively, they found Copper presenting the highest concentrations recorded in any spirit brand studied, followed by Barium and Manganese. The brands found to contain the most metals mainly Copper were the locally distilled Lira-Lira spirits with concentrations averaging 95 percent.
13:13
13:13

Inter-Tribal Land Conflict Erupts in Adjumani 3 1

An inter-tribal off shoot of the prolonged Apaa land ownership dispute has erupted on another piece of land inside Adjumani district.
11:06
11:06

South Sudan Minor Drowns in Hotel Swimming Pool uganda police force 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson, says the minor was part of 82 pupils taken for the swimming lesson from Credo Nursery and Primary School and SOS nursery and Primary School.
19:03
19:03

Omoro LC5 Chairperson Asks Gov't to Decentralize OWC Seeds Procurement 3 1

Okello says centrally procuring seeds from the OWC secretariat has been marred by late deliveries rendering it ineffective. He says since seed firms deal in localized seeds multiplication, there is better chance for them to supply quality seeds from research organizations.
16:50
16:50

Gulu University Embroiled in Fresh Land Wrangle 6 1

Professor George Openjuru Ladaa, the Vice Chancellor Gulu University acknowledged the land dispute, saying the university is considering annexing the two education institutions under its system.
20:23
20:23

Gulu Forest Officer Ocaka Interdicted 1 1

Ocaka of completely denying knowledge of a counter fake receipt No. 0417458 he issued on November 8th 2018 despite repeatedly issuing the same serial number on three forest produce movement permits worth 2.4 million shillings duly signed by him.
19:24
19:24

Gulu Suspends Charcoal Auction Over Corruption Scandals 2 1

Gulu district revenue officials led by Tom Orik Oryem, the Assistant Chief Administrative Officer came under fire from the activists and the dealers forcing them to abort an ongoing auction at Bomah Grounds, behind Acholi Inn Hotel in Gulu Town.
20:47
20:47

Charcoal Dealers Flee Amuru District 4 1

The operation that was launched last week in Atiak Sub County has seen more than 200 charcoal dealers arrested by Police and soldiers of the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF for illegally engaging in extraction and trade in forests products.
15:24
15:24

Dust Storm Engulfs Gulu Town 1

The storms are characterized by very cold morning and evening breezes. Motorists have been forced to drive on reduced speeds with car head lamps turned on throughout the day. In some offices in Gulu administration headquarters, windows remain closed on the Eastern wing to prevent dust covering the floor.
17:07
17:07

LDUs Embark on Firing Exercise 4 1

Major Ceaser Olweny, the Fourth Division Army Spokesperson, says the ban is to prevent residents around Lugore Firing Range from getting injured by stray bullets as they collect fire wood, construction poles and hunt edible rats.
19:08
19:08

Govt Secures Ugx 1.3 trillion for Infrastructure Development

Under the project, urban transportation terminals for buses, lorry parks and market stalls for vendors will be built alongside urban solid and liquid waste management systems, drainage and storm water management systems.
15:28
15:28

One Injured, Three Arrested in Gulu Power Protest 1 5

The municipality has been experiencing intermittent power supply for the past five years. According to residents, supply is often disconnected for as long as 12-hours, a trend which has destabilized businesses and forced some factories to relocate.
18:16
18:16

Three Arrested for Burning Car in Amuru

The suspects are accused of setting ablaze a vehicle registration number UAS 320Y from Pailyec Parish in Amuru sub-county, Amuru district.
16:00
16:00

Soldier Drowns in NWSC Dam sub county 1

Corporal Charles Omony, a soldier attached to the UPDF guard battalion in Gulu infantry barracks met his death while fishing in Oyitino-1 valley dam on Monday afternoon.
20:44
20:44

Acholi Chiefdom Revises List of Apaa Consultation Committee apaa land crisis 1 Top story

According to Olaa, while the old list had several politicians, the nominated members will be supported by a lawyer and land surveyors identified as Julius Ojok and Mathew Okello.
08:45
08:45

Government to Compensate Apaa Residents 1 1

Speaking in Apaa on Wednesday, President Yoweri Museveni says that only bonafide owners who will have been screened will be compensated under the exercise which will begin as soon as a select committee composed of 16 people nominated from Acholi and Madi ethnic groups submits a report.
16:04
16:04

Displaced Apaa Residents Wait for Answers in UN Compound Month Later apaa land conflict 1

Bernard Bamwine, the Spokesperson of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, says they have allowed the petitioners to stay longer in the compound and use peaceful means to present their petition.
07:53
07:53

Atiak Sugarcane Out Growers Gather For Training atiak sugar factory 2 1

Mohammed Ahmed, the Director Atiak Sugar Project, says the out growers will learn different farming practices including land preparation, planting and fertilizer application techniques as well as modern pests and weed control strategies.
07:41
07:41

CSOs Pressure UN, Govt to Address Plight of Displaced Apaa Residents people 3 1 Top story

David Moses Okello, the Gulu Action Aid Cluster Manager, says they firmly support the continued stay of the displaced persons in United Nations Compound if their plight is not properly addressed.
11:43
11:43

EAC Extractive Sector Trapped In Environmental Politics, Violence climate change 3 1

Eria Serwajja, a lecturer at Makerere University, says investigations conducted in Lolung Artisanal mine in Moroto district show that women live precarious lives in the periphery of artisanal Gold mines in Karamoja.
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